There's a reason they're recruiting them. And it's perfectly innocent. Honestly. http://earth101.net/?wc
Mouse solves maze in 1 minute and twenty odd seconds, then navigates through its stored map in three seconds. Watch the two linked videos.
Various explanation have been posited from 'legal' to 'rights issues' to 'laziness'. In the end, without an official statement, we are all in the dark.
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Link to Original Source
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Paul Atreides would be able to handle one of these. After a good mouthful of spice, obviously.
I have a VoIP service contract which provides me with one or more landline numbers (free incoming calls) that route to my SIP client via Wifi or GPRS. Outgoing calls are prepaid to the same VoIP provider and are shown on caller-ID as coming from one of the landlines. Missed calls are taken as messages and e-mailed to me as
Scout around for a VoIP provider. I use VoipTalk and never had a problem.
I know an organisation that can offer her a free personality test...
I agree absolutely. We don't know. But if it is proven to be frivolous Brother Paul's payment of the fees and having to endure the sanctions will be much sweetened by the bloody removal of one of his fingers on live television, backed by a brass band and dancing girls.
Ignorant? No, sir. Hilarious!
I still maintain that in addition to the dismissal of such a frivolous case should be the removal of one finger of all those who brought it. That would send the right kind of message.
Here's a long, long shot:
From 'The Conversation'!
What?! No Hitchcock's 'Rope'!??!
[Please insert you list of overlooked films in a tone of outrage here.]
I hate what mankind's overpopulation and destruction of the environment has inspired in our benevolent masters, a subtle plan to reduce pollution by ruining the airport/airplane experience. So much so that I am on a personal boycott of all sex (unless forced to for pleasure, not reproduction). I know it will be awesome but I do it on Wednesdays.
What she said.
I wonder how in future people will use their cross-platform interface to expensive and by now widely implemented Final Cut Server, an interface written entirely in Java? Or their RAID management software, also written in Java?
Since the time wasted of my life can never be recovered, a punitive fine of ten times that wasted time removed from the telemarketing company CEO's life should be perfectly reasonable.
'Did you resent that waste of your time? Press *1 to remove one minute fifteen seconds from Mr M Sandon's life now.'
I understand it's an option on the latest Asterisk build.