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Re: WHAT MAKES YOU SMILE

Unread post by karatestu » Sat Mar 11, 2017 8:02 am

Oh yes, i enjoyed the snooker too :guiness;

My kids are amused by the Trump's of this world. The president of the USA - "Daddy, that guy is called Trump !" much laughing ensued.

Anyway i think all snooker referees should be female, fit and have to wear lycra. :dance:

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Unread post by slinger » Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:26 pm

A Burger King TV advert which was designed to activate Google Home smart speakers and some Android phones to describe its Whopper burgers has been hijacked by members of the public.
The ad triggered the devices to read out information about the burgers from online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.
However, somebody edited Wikipedia to describe the Whopper as the "worst hamburger product" and another added cyanide to the list of ingredients.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-39589013
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Unread post by savvypaul » Fri Apr 14, 2017 4:11 pm

slinger wrote:A Burger King TV advert which was designed to activate Google Home smart speakers and some Android phones to describe its Whopper burgers has been hijacked by members of the public.
The ad triggered the devices to read out information about the burgers from online encyclopaedia Wikipedia.
However, somebody edited Wikipedia to describe the Whopper as the "worst hamburger product" and another added cyanide to the list of ingredients.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-39589013
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The stunt has put Wikipedia in the spotlight after reports that Burger King's own marketing team edited the Whopper page shortly before the ad campaign. The history of the page shows that changes were made on 4 April by Burger King Corporation. It edited the description of the product to include the lines "America's favourite burger" and "100% beef with no preservatives".


Perhaps they are promoting 'real reviews'...
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Re: WHAT MAKES YOU SMILE

Unread post by slinger » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:18 pm

Ads on eBay for tablet cases made of "Vegan Leather" ...or as we know it, polyurethane.
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Re: WHAT MAKES YOU SMILE

Unread post by Lindsayt » Sat Apr 15, 2017 10:02 pm

This enlightening video on how to improve the sound of CD's:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEh8N-eCbSk
I enjoyed the bit where he wiped the label side only.

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Re: WHAT MAKES YOU SMILE

Unread post by Daniel Quinn » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:16 pm

Little boy DQ reading H/S - Whys that man got no eyes daddy , why does his friend need plugging in? ;)
Even a stroke didn't result in me liking AOS

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Unread post by Dr Bunsen Honeydew » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:19 pm

Quote real DBH, you don't need eyes when you have glasses. For me Beaker represents all the feckin' eeediots we comment on and what I would like to do to them. I think Dave (DJSR) thinks its him, but I only want to kill him occasionally :lol: :lol:

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Unread post by Daniel Quinn » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:35 pm

yep , you could shout "measure that" as you turn on the power :lol:
Even a stroke didn't result in me liking AOS

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Unread post by Dr Bunsen Honeydew » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:45 pm

I would preferably plug it up their arse, which seems to be where their brains are, but there were no pictures of that.

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Unread post by Classicrock » Fri Apr 21, 2017 1:49 pm

Lindsayt wrote:This enlightening video on how to improve the sound of CD's:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEh8N-eCbSk
I enjoyed the bit where he wiped the label side only.
Even that Release (RA) stuff can damage some label prints so I stopped using it after tryng on a few discs. Also made sod all difference. How can static be the reason Cds sound thin and tiny? If you keep using this every few plays there is a risk of permanent damage.

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