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Misc stuff

Still playing Super Mario Galaxy and enjoying the hell out of it. I’m up around 90 stars now and still working through the final hub. I just ‘unlocked’ the red stars in the hub world but I’m not sure if they’re supposed to be added as extra stages in some galaxies yet, or what (it’s […]

Data loss and other pontifications

The Register rejoices in the fairly unusual status of having a remarkably clueful readership. This article – a database professional’s evaluation of the massive screwup whereby a U.K. government agency lost personal (including banking) details of nearly half the nation’s population in the post – is a gem, but the comments are even better. The […]