I work at 55 Metcalfe st which is the corner of Queen and Metcalfe. I can see the parliament buildings from one of the corner offices. We are still locked down and cannot leave the premises. I think every police officer in the city is down here they are currently doing a grid search of buildings between Queen and Wellington streets.
how this comment hasn't been down-modded to oblivion is a mystery to me
We pay our ISP to provide 'queue service' in the event our connection/Exchange box goes down. When 'selling' this service to the bosses I put it this way - How much will it cost the firm to not only be without email during an outage, but to lose all emails sent to the firm during that time period?
I feel your frustration though... IT is often seen as a 'zero payback expense'.
No by secure he means remote control over the device and it's data as well as the ability to push corporate IT policies to the device.
Great post I agree completely. For those looking for similar FPS titles without the 'run-and-gun' theme, check out two Battlefield2 mods (you need BF2 to run them) - Forgotten Hope 2 and Project Reality.
For a real milsim-type game (you will need patience for this one) try Arma2. There is even a free version of Arma2 with non-HD graphics and some other limitations.. but it gives you a good idea of the depth of this 'game',
Sorry I re-read your comment and realized you meant the linked ads in the story itself.... yes they are quite annoying.
I wonder how well the hosts file can scale. Would it handle thousands of "blocked" domains without noticeably slowing down your browsing?
A large hosts file will cause issues but this can be mitigated with some DNS fiddling. Check out this site for more details (you can also d/l their updated hosts file):
I understand he's starting to fly apart in there
"Fly him apart then!!"
That's OK.. he lost me when he said terrorism was a real and immediate risk.
Plan B: Twice as much explosives as Plan A