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Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 22:14
Replies: 225
Views: 7,086
Posted By lemoncurd
My main gripe with contactless cards is that they...

My main gripe with contactless cards is that they haven't yet installed the massive blue water slides passing through city centre merchants like they promised in the ads.
Forum: General Discussion Yesterday, 21:58
Replies: 225
Views: 7,086
Posted By lemoncurd
Just to be clear, the card doesn't just broadcast...

Just to be clear, the card doesn't just broadcast its details in the clear. It's a symmetric cryptographic system. The reader induces a voltage in the card to power the chip. The card sends out its...
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2015, 20:50
Replies: 225
Views: 7,086
Posted By lemoncurd
I've no doubt there'll be a whole slew of nfc...

I've no doubt there'll be a whole slew of nfc based payment options in the next couple of years. As well as cards, there'll be Apple pay Google Wallet and lots of these other wallet type apps. It'll...
Forum: General Discussion 01-09-2015, 20:40
Replies: 225
Views: 7,086
Posted By lemoncurd
Yeah. Given that I've been paying with...

Yeah. Given that I've been paying with contactless for about 2 years in the Co-op, I'm suprised Sainsburys haven't got it working yet.
Forum: General Discussion 08-02-2015, 15:35
Replies: 225
Views: 7,086
Posted By lemoncurd
I'm still failing to see the issue, to be honest....

I'm still failing to see the issue, to be honest. You don't want the contactless feature, so fine. Just don't activate it and your card is then just as secure as it is in C&P only mode. :confused:...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2015, 11:15
Replies: 225
Views: 7,086
Posted By lemoncurd
Because the liability for contactless payments...

Because the liability for contactless payments being fraudulent lies with the retailer, not the bank, as it is with chip & pin. It therefore makes sense for the banks to offload as many payments as...
Forum: Soaps 31-12-2010, 20:38
Replies: 34
Views: 2,796
Posted By lemoncurd
It does seem to be stretching the boundaries of...

It does seem to be stretching the boundaries of credulity a bit.
Forum: Politics 31-12-2010, 14:56
Replies: 59
Views: 2,640
Posted By lemoncurd
What do you mean by "openness"?

What do you mean by "openness"?
Forum: General Discussion 31-12-2010, 14:38
Replies: 12
Views: 636
Posted By lemoncurd
Is this about Hitler's new year's resolution?

Is this about Hitler's new year's resolution?
Forum: General Discussion 31-12-2010, 13:31
Replies: 18
Views: 1,239
Posted By lemoncurd
Well at the pub I'm going to, the entry fee is a...

Well at the pub I'm going to, the entry fee is a plate of home-made food. This is then the buffet sorted out.
Forum: General Discussion 31-12-2010, 13:27
Replies: 5
Views: 698
Posted By lemoncurd
Surely you've just described the vast majority of...

Surely you've just described the vast majority of people - those whose political opinions lie somewhere between left and right and who aren't vocal about them? :confused:
Forum: General Discussion 31-12-2010, 00:17
Replies: 54
Views: 12,919
Posted By lemoncurd
LOL. The concept of the co-operative had its...

LOL. The concept of the co-operative had its origins in the north of England and has evolved recently into a select few groups, the biggest of which is The Co-operative Group, which own 9 main...
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 23:44
Replies: 57
Views: 3,550
Posted By lemoncurd
Oooh, now that sounds like a nice hotdog! I wanna...

Oooh, now that sounds like a nice hotdog! I wanna move to AZ!
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 23:43
Replies: 30
Views: 2,744
Posted By lemoncurd
Somehow, I don't think they'll be taking bets on...

Somehow, I don't think they'll be taking bets on that!
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 22:40
Replies: 42
Views: 1,329
Posted By lemoncurd
I'd agree with that. I wonder if this is a...

I'd agree with that.

I wonder if this is a cultural shift? People used to set aside time after the Christmas dinner to watch TV with the family so the TV companies could assure themselves of good...
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 22:17
Replies: 57
Views: 3,550
Posted By lemoncurd
Exactly! Brand new SUV paid for by NYC! I wish...

Exactly! Brand new SUV paid for by NYC! I wish South Gloucestershire Council would come and trash my old Renault!
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 21:24
Replies: 42
Views: 1,329
Posted By lemoncurd
Unfortunately, TV companies vet quiz show...

Unfortunately, TV companies vet quiz show contestants to ensure they are suitably unintelligent. I often wonder just how hard the BBC have to try to find people as stupid as the ones they get on The...
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 21:22
Replies: 42
Views: 1,329
Posted By lemoncurd
Shit.

Shit.
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 20:39
Replies: 30
Views: 2,744
Posted By lemoncurd
Who are the Mayans? I'd be interested to get them...

Who are the Mayans? I'd be interested to get them onto Newsnight to explain their predictions.
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 20:37
Replies: 30
Views: 2,744
Posted By lemoncurd
Why? When? Who is saying the world is going to...

Why? When? Who is saying the world is going to end this time? :confused:
Forum: Soaps 30-12-2010, 18:48
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By lemoncurd
Who's child is she swapping with?

Who's child is she swapping with?
Forum: Soaps 30-12-2010, 18:41
Replies: 17
Views: 918
Posted By lemoncurd
My thoughts exactly.

My thoughts exactly.
Forum: Soaps 30-12-2010, 18:34
Replies: 17
Views: 918
Posted By lemoncurd
I find it odd that C4 chose to air the storyline,...

I find it odd that C4 chose to air the storyline, given what happened in Bristol.
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 18:22
Replies: 10
Views: 1,579
Posted By lemoncurd
Do I know who Karl Pilkington is? Does he own...

Do I know who Karl Pilkington is?
Does he own that glass company?
Forum: General Discussion 30-12-2010, 18:21
Replies: 76
Views: 3,388
Posted By lemoncurd
I know...why do jeans these days have the waist...

I know...why do jeans these days have the waist at the hips?
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