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by Puppy
Mon Feb 11, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

World goes ... crazy

Mother, 38, is arrested in front of her children and locked in a cell for seven HOURS after calling a transgender woman a man on Twitter
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/articl ... n-man.html
by Puppy
Sun Feb 10, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Turkish instead of English in elementary school? https://www.welt.de/politik/deutschland/article188505867/Nordrhein-Westfalen-Tuerkisch-statt-Englisch-in-der-Grundschule-Absolut-antiintegrativ.html The Integration Council in NRW proposes to replace the English lessons in elementary school with Turki...
by Puppy
Fri Feb 08, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

"When women become undesirable in public places": a journalist from France 2 wants to "break the law of silence https://www.francetvinfo.fr/societe/quand-les-femmes-deviennent-indesirables-dans-les-lieux-publics-une-journaliste-de-france-2-veut-briser-la-loi-du-silence_1959221.html This is terrible,...
by Puppy
Thu Feb 07, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

This news caused horror all over Austria on Wednesday: a 34-year-old Turkish citizen killed a 49-year-old officer of the District Authority Dornbirn with a stab in the neck. After it became known that a ban on residence was issued against the Turks in 2009, many questions came up. krone.at is lookin...
by Puppy
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:03 pm
Forum: ThinkPad X1/X1-Carbon (X1C)/X1C-Tablet
Topic: X1 Carbon Tablet 3rd Gen - Sleep/Suspend issues - Sometimes won't respond!
Replies: 5
Views: 251

Re: X1 Carbon Tablet 3rd Gen - Sleep/Suspend issues - Sometimes won't respond!

It is rather Lenovo BIOS or drivers or wireless device firmware issue. Customers are the first who ever tested it.
by Puppy
Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Are we obligated to help liars ? And it is been already 4 years the problem is there ... Germany looks into ultrasound age tests on unaccompanied minor refugees https://www.dw.com/en/germany-looks-into-ultrasound-age-tests-on-unaccompanied-minor-refugees/a-47161360 As an alternative, the Health Mini...
by Puppy
Tue Jan 22, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

BillMorrow wrote:
Sun Jan 20, 2019 4:11 pm
has there been a change in your outlook.. :)
No, no change I think :-)
by Puppy
Sat Jan 19, 2019 4:04 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Fear and paranoia lead Finns to form vigilante groups that ‘protect women’ from asylum seekers https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/fear-and-paranoia-lead-finns-to-form-vigilante-groups-that-protect-women-from-asylum-seekers/2016/01/23/c16f8646-b943-11e5-85cd-5ad59bc19432_story.html “These re...
by Puppy
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Have you joined the 3:2 club yet?
Replies: 72
Views: 11011

Re: Have you joined the 3:2 club yet?

ajkula66 wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:17 pm
Gloss...ugh... :BAAAD!:
Yes, but almost all of them are these days (Microsoft Surface, Huawei MateBook) :(
by Puppy
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:47 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Have you joined the 3:2 club yet?
Replies: 72
Views: 11011

Re: Have you joined the 3:2 club yet?

Thinkpad4by3 wrote:
Fri Jan 18, 2019 5:09 pm
Who the hell measures minimum brightness?!?

I want to know maximum brightness.
For me it is much more important than the maximum one I don't care of at all.
by Puppy
Fri Jan 18, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Have you joined the 3:2 club yet?
Replies: 72
Views: 11011

Re: Have you joined the 3:2 club yet?

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet 2018 (i5, 3K-IPS) Convertible Review
https://www.notebookcheck.net/Lenovo-Th ... 881.0.html

Good display (very rare for Lenovo)
13" 3000 x 2000 (277 PPI)
Contrast: 1436:1
99.4% sRGB
Minimum: 5 cd/m²
by Puppy
Thu Jan 17, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Dell to release a new XPS 15 model with a 4K OLED panel in March
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: Dell to release a new XPS 15 model with a 4K OLED panel in March

As always with new technology, it offers a lot of potential, but usually needs refinement to reach its optimal performance. Maybe it is new for the device category / display size but I have two Microsoft Lumia phones with OLED display (no stupid curved edges) and there are no issues at all. No gree...
by Puppy
Thu Jan 17, 2019 4:48 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Normally no, only because in this case, it was an uncontrolled flow of refugees. That is something that happened because for years, politicians from Northern European countries turned a blind eye to the whole issue (because it is a very controversial problem obviously), which led to the situation t...
by Puppy
Thu Jan 17, 2019 3:49 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Dell to release a new XPS 15 model with a 4K OLED panel in March
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Re: Dell to release a new XPS 15 model with a 4K OLED panel in March

https://www.notebookcheck.net/Every-OLED-laptop-announced-at-CES-2019.395041.0.html It's not a coincidence that the OLED XPS 15, Razer Blade 15, HP Spectre x360 15, and Lenovo Yoga C730 are all launching within 1 to 2 months of each other. These 15.6-inch laptops will likely source their 4K UHD OLED...
by Puppy
Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: A 7" Windows 10 device for 40 Euro?
Replies: 5
Views: 462

Re: A 7" Windows 10 device for 40 Euro?

I sent the link to the GPD vendor but it is almost clear it is a scam (or some boxes from the crowdfunded sales). Waiting for reply (if any). On the other hand a link from their official web site to a German store that sells it for 710 Euro :o It looks also weird, there is something wrong with this ...
by Puppy
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: A 7" Windows 10 device for 40 Euro?
Replies: 5
Views: 462

Re: A 7" Windows 10 device for 40 Euro?

It was FB sponsored ad. I'll watch it for a while ... then delete it if it looks suspicious.
by Puppy
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: A 7" Windows 10 device for 40 Euro?
Replies: 5
Views: 462

A 7" Windows 10 device for 40 Euro?

Got this ad on Facebook, don't know what it is supposed to be. A scam maybe? LINK DELETED

There is better link https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/gpd- ... -win-10-os#/
by Puppy
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: GENERAL ThinkPad News/Comments & Questions
Topic: Thinkpad X1 Tablet i5 faster than i7?
Replies: 7
Views: 356

Re: Thinkpad X1 Tablet i5 faster than i7?

Just a poor cooling solution again. It is sad that we desperately need these tech sites to reveal all the tricks and lies current vendors has done (and I believe are aware of).
by Puppy
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Puppy just posts criminal cases that were carried out by refugees / migrants and then goes on to generalize based on that, calling people trash etc. It is called statistics, compare it to the situation ten or twenty years ago. And no, we don't have to accept it and live with that, because we alread...
by Puppy
Tue Jan 15, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Judging people based on their ethnicity, religion or country of origin is wrong. Would you like it if people also generalized the Czechs based on the the wrongdoings of the 71 year old right-wing terrorist? This generalization would be as wrong as yours. The generalization is called experience ther...
by Puppy
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Although the Czech Republic has hardly received any refugees This is not correct. There is a well-known case of an Iraqui family that had been offered home in Jihlava city. It was standard quality appartment (that many local people can't afford), they called it a "repaired cowhide" in a TV spot , a...
by Puppy
Tue Jan 15, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Ibthink wrote:
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:57 am
Czech man commits terrorist attacks to incite fear of Muslims
Known case of a "very dangerous terrorist". He hasn't killed/raped/stabbed anyone nor intented to do so, in the first place. He did very stupid and dangerous thing, yes.
by Puppy
Tue Jan 15, 2019 3:06 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

Suspect confessed killing of 16-year-old https://www.kleinezeitung.at/service/newsticker/5560386/Verdaechtiger-gestand-Toetung-von-16Jaehriger The suspected Syrian was arrested on Sunday at 23:58 clock by the Task Force for combating street crime in Vienna-Favoriten. The 19-year-old Syrian had an up...
by Puppy
Mon Jan 14, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

EU is no longer capable to protect its borders No one talks more about landing platforms and EU refugee centers. And the border guard is missing for the expansion of Frontex - why the reform of the EU migration policy stagnates https://www.nzz.ch/international/migrationspolitisches-schattenboxen-in-...
by Puppy
Mon Jan 14, 2019 1:34 am
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: Dell to release a new XPS 15 model with a 4K OLED panel in March
Replies: 7
Views: 664

Dell to release a new XPS 15 model with a 4K OLED panel in March

https://www.notebookcheck.net/Dell-to-r ... 886.0.html

Wondering whether the OLED can finally resolve the overall crappy laptop screens issue so there won't be so terrible ones available any longer.
by Puppy
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

trump truly trumps the communists. And that’s not easy A bit exaggregated and out of context (she lives in the US since 1975, it was impossible for 99.9% of people here that time). Communist propaganda won't allow any public discussion nor any different than official opinion. While many of US resid...
by Puppy
Sun Jan 13, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: Off-Topic Stuff
Topic: EU seems to be in danger...
Replies: 410
Views: 197381

Re: EU seems to be in danger...

What can one say about such things, really? His motivations for the assault remain unclear. Let me guess ... the medieval religion again? And as usually, no local media brought the news. Russian propaganda has won again. https://www.dw.com/en/germany-man-stabs-pregnant-woman-kills-unborn-child/a-47...

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