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10:20am on Wednesday, 16th September, 2020:



I've just run a virus scan using the built-in Windows 10 virus scanner. Here's the result.

When we wrote programs back in the 1970s, we took the trouble to check for agreement between numbers and nouns. If someone wrote a program that output "1 minutes", let alone "1 hours 1 minutes", they would have been mocked for it.

I don't care how many languages your software has to work in, Microsoft: how hard can it be to find the right word to match an ordinal?!

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