A spreadsheet is easier to conceptualize, organize and manipulate than a database for most non-IT professionals and users, at the cost of higher risk on the data.
For now. If the current elected bunch had free reign (e.g did not have to face elections) those tea party wannabe would cosy even more to the corporate.
The programmers should introduce the concept of triage.
If the only options is that you can only be partly successful, then chose the one most likely to provide the best results.
His loss, the need will be taken by someone else in this very competitive environment. VR is coming, and playing the ostrich will only limit the bird, not the environment.
Another obstacle removed on Vogon's galactic highway clearing.
Not much time left here...
Fine, better take your last rites then.
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What they're essentially saying is that free speech can only be practiced as long as it doesn't offend anyone.
How about saying that free speech can be practised without slander? The problem with some is not the speech, but the content.
Where's mod points when you need them.... This has got to be the most asinine move from competition point of view up north.
The resident incumbent would jump with joy for such an easy way to throttle this competition.
Actually, the name of the research facility will be:
One of the main scientist involved will be a Dr Gordon.
Self replication of artifices (self repairs..) is what is going to be needed to long term voyages.
This is one week after the shutdown:
"Add PlayStation_Network@playstation-email.com to your address book
"line" (to account for the junk filter)
"line" (to account for the junk filter)
Valued PlayStation Network/Qriocity Customer:
We have discovered that between April 17 and April 19, 2011, certain PlayStation Network and Qriocity service user account information was compromised in connection with an illegal and unauthorized intrusion into our network. In response to this intrusion, we have:
1) Temporarily turned off PlayStation Network and Qriocity services;
2) Engaged an outside, recognized security firm to conduct a full and complete investigation into what happened; and
3) Quickly taken steps to enhance security and strengthen our network infrastructure by rebuilding our system to provide you with greater protection of your personal information.
We greatly appreciate your patience, understanding and goodwill as we do whatever it takes to resolve these issues as quickly and efficiently as practicable.
Although we are still investigating the details of this incident, we believe that an unauthorized person has obtained the following information that you provided: name, address (city, state/province, zip or postal code), country, email address, birthdate, PlayStation Network/Qriocity password, login, password security answers, and handle/PSN online ID. It is also possible that your profile data may have been obtained, including purchase history and billing address (city, state/province, zip or postal code). If you have authorized a sub-account for your dependent, the same data with respect to your dependent may have been obtained.
While there is no evidence that credit card data was taken at this time, we cannot rule out the possibility. If you have provided your credit card data through PlayStation Network or Qriocity, out of an abundance of caution we are advising that your credit card number (excluding security code) and expiration date may also have been obtained.
For your security, we encourage you to be especially aware of email, telephone, and postal mail scams that ask for personal or sensitive information. Sony will not contact you in any way, including by email, asking for your credit card number, social security, tax identification or similar number or other personally identifiable information. If you are asked for this information, you can be confident Sony is not the entity asking. When the PlayStation Network and Qriocity services are fully restored, we strongly recommend that you log on and change your password. Additionally, if you use your PlayStation Network or Qriocity user name or password for other unrelated services or accounts, we strongly recommend that you change them as well.
To protect against possible identity theft or other financial loss, we encourage you to remain vigilant, to review your account statements and to monitor your credit or similar types of reports.
We thank you for your patience as we complete our investigation of this incident, and we regret any inconvenience. Our teams are working around the clock on this, and services will be restored as soon as possible. Sony takes information protection very seriously and will continue to work to ensure that additional measures are taken to protect personally identifiable information. Providing quality and secure entertainment services to our customers is our utmost priority.
Please contact us at 1-800-345-7669 should you have any additional questions.
Sony Computer Entertainment and Sony Network Entertainment
Wish I had mod points today.... Mod the parent up (insightful)!
Then sir, you do not deserve the right to whine and cry should hell cometh...
Remember, this is NOT the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada. It's the Reform Party, with a new name specifically designed to confuse voters.
AKA Tea party north for those unsure what the reform party stood for before it's coalition with the progressive conservative.