Go Back  PPRuNe Forums > Search Forums
Reload this Page >

Search Results

 
Search: Posts Made By: cee cee
Showing results 1 to 25 of 67
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Sep 2019, 01:59
Replies: 71
Views: 10,170
Posted By cee cee

Disclaimer: I do not work in the banking or card...

Disclaimer: I do not work in the banking or card making industry. I have a non-professional interest in security and have a degree in computer engineering. So what I say here regarding how the card...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Sep 2019, 14:05
Replies: 71
Views: 10,170
Posted By cee cee

These principles apply to much more than online...

These principles apply to much more than online banking. They apply whenever account identity needs to be confirmed.
Got a library card? that is a what you have.
Got a transit card? that is also a...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Sep 2019, 13:14
Replies: 71
Views: 10,170
Posted By cee cee

It is a pseudo random number generator. It uses...

It is a pseudo random number generator. It uses the date/time and a seed to calculate the next number. The bank computers know the seed of the device you are issued with and can calculate what the...
14th Sep 2019, 07:39
Replies: 114
Views: 116,923
Posted By cee cee

Something else I am surprised no one has brought...

Something else I am surprised no one has brought up.

The newer planes are designed to much finer tolerences, requiring precision machines to achieve those tolerences. Obviously the first few built...
16th Aug 2019, 14:26
Replies: 83
Views: 54,264
Posted By cee cee

As someone who does not have an MBA, but is in IT...

As someone who does not have an MBA, but is in IT in a different industry, this is what I am seeing.

Generally, IT cost is an overhead. It does not directly proportional to the per unit cost of...
1st Jul 2019, 17:23
Replies: 4
Views: 4,178
Posted By cee cee

Obviously the passenger made a mistake, but my...

Obviously the passenger made a mistake, but my question is:

Being in an exit row next to the door, has the passenger been briefed by the crew about operating the door?

My guess is that this...
12th May 2019, 13:56
Replies: 137
Views: 62,582
Posted By cee cee

I think we all understand you, you do not support...

I think we all understand you, you do not support disruptive passengers, but do not see tho two passengers in this example as disruptive since they were just sitting in their seats minding their own...
4th Feb 2019, 11:42
Replies: 17
Views: 4,280
Posted By cee cee

Why are some people advocating for the...

Why are some people advocating for the abolishment of due process and the institution of a police state in Australia?
Haven't we seen enough examples around the world right now to know that it is a...
3rd Feb 2019, 03:07
Replies: 17
Views: 4,280
Posted By cee cee

He was not just a nutter with a knife, he was a...

He was not just a nutter with a knife, he was a nutter who built a fake bomb and brought that and a knife to the terminal with the aim of threatening people. In light of that, I do not think that the...
Forum: Jet Blast
20th Nov 2018, 13:55
Replies: 60
Views: 3,784
Posted By cee cee

So if a person who dares speak out when they see...

So if a person who dares speak out when they see their fellow citizens or officals doing something that they believe is morally wrong, they risk physical violence being done to them?

Why does that...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Nov 2018, 13:22
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,634,762
Posted By cee cee

Not quite so simple. Free speech is neither...

Not quite so simple. Free speech is neither absolute nor without limitations or consequences. Otherwise those who are radicalising the current crop of terrorists can claim the same defense.

What I...
Forum: Jet Blast
11th Nov 2018, 01:27
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,634,762
Posted By cee cee

He came into the country at around 10 years old...

He came into the country at around 10 years old (from news article, born 1988, emmirated 90s). If your prognostic abilities can pinpoint which ten-year-old will become a criminal when he grows up, we...
Forum: Jet Blast
10th Nov 2018, 09:24
Replies: 45
Views: 3,190
Posted By cee cee

If you think that you paid for your pension...

If you think that you paid for your pension through taxes, that is not really true. What you paid for was the pensions of those who have retired while you were still earning. Unless you contributed...
Forum: Jet Blast
9th Nov 2018, 13:22
Replies: 70
Views: 4,188
Posted By cee cee

Actually they have (not queued up outside VP959...

Actually they have (not queued up outside VP959 offering loads of cash, but rather) implemented them in all sorts of places for the power savings.

Some you did not notice, such as in PC power...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Nov 2018, 13:00
Replies: 99
Views: 6,085
Posted By cee cee

Whoops, almost replied with a totally different...

Whoops, almost replied with a totally different product in mind. Good thing I googled it first. Others who have not seen such packaging may find these links useful:...
Forum: Jet Blast
6th Nov 2018, 13:17
Replies: 99
Views: 6,085
Posted By cee cee

I can make a stab at the thinking behind that...

I can make a stab at the thinking behind that desgn.

Firstly, the bin is indoors at a food court. That means that there will be significant amount of leftovers that gets thown into the bin....
23rd Oct 2018, 15:10
Replies: 7
Views: 2,809
Posted By cee cee

That storm was strong, long and thin, stretching...

That storm was strong, long and thin, stretching unbroken from sunshine coast to gold coast (see the BOM warning map on Wild storms lash the Gold Coast ? myGC.com.au...
23rd Oct 2018, 13:27
Replies: 99
Views: 21,269
Posted By cee cee

That could be true, however, We do...

That could be true, however,



We do have a description of the start from the person who took the video in the first post. I will quote his recollection below:

I will also point out that the...
23rd Oct 2018, 12:18
Replies: 99
Views: 21,269
Posted By cee cee

From the video, it does not look like he calmed...

From the video, it does not look like he calmed down because of the bloke behind him. He was telling that bloke that "I will carry on" when told to stop. He only calmed down because he got his way -...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Oct 2018, 15:37
Replies: 20,218
Views: 2,634,762
Posted By cee cee

That sounds like what was said by the "No"...

That sounds like what was said by the "No" faction before the SSM plebiscite. They demanded the plebiscite expecting the silent majority to rise up and support them, but when the plebiscite result...
Forum: Jet Blast
22nd Oct 2018, 13:03
Replies: 69
Views: 3,574
Posted By cee cee

You can blame the bible for that one. All except...

You can blame the bible for that one. All except one reference to "asleep" from Acts onwards refers to death. And it is not because of soft-hearted modern translators, the original word did mean...
9th Sep 2018, 05:44
Replies: 11
Views: 1,583
Posted By cee cee

I have never been able to get GPS working in a...

I have never been able to get GPS working in a 787, even next to the windows. I assume that the dimmable windows block the GPS signals.
26th Aug 2018, 02:48
Replies: 61
Views: 10,895
Posted By cee cee

Personally I also do not like the phrase "due to...

Personally I also do not like the phrase "due to operational reasons" because it is meaningless.

The last flight I took was delayed for around an hour with that phrase being announced at the gate....
Forum: Jet Blast
19th Aug 2018, 12:47
Replies: 27
Views: 1,862
Posted By cee cee

Not anymore. Current Singapore passports no...

Not anymore. Current Singapore passports no longer use NRIC numbers. I think it may have been changed when e-passports were introduced. A clued-in immigration officer at LAX asked me for my NRIC...
25th Jul 2018, 11:03
Replies: 108
Views: 49,910
Posted By cee cee

Malaysia Airlines flight emergency caused by...

Malaysia Airlines flight emergency caused by plastic covers left on gauges (http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-07-25/malaysia-airlines-flight-emergency-plastic-covers-left-on-probes/10035646)
pointing...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 67
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.