I doubt a code-review would find any of these.
That is about 9500 days Iceland has Powered Itself Using Only Renewable Energy.
Sounds like an adult film empire...
Consider the usage in the slang term "fanny pack", which I recall from the 90's was a sort of belt-pouch not unlike where my level 12 high elf wizard keeps his spellcasting reagents.
His genius was so great that not only did he crack the enigma code, but he could even read his own Perl -- and the language hadn't even been invented yet!
Fascinating article, thanks for sharing.
Why only tax those who drive on the roads? Even non-drivers indirectly use the transportation infrastructure. I think it would make a lot more sense to tax everyone the same and call it a day. You could come up with a complicated system, and let costs get passed along to non-drivers. Or you could have a very simple system with the same outcomes and much less overhead.
I will try it out.
But there is no open source server-side yet.
The problem is that there is no telephony system that you can use cross-platform, that is open source and the clients are easy to install and use for the average user.
No other heavily-used protocols have this problem, FTP, HTTP, SMPT, DNS, Torrent, Cloud Storage, VPN, SSH all have cross-platform, free and open source clients that are easy to set up and use for the average user. Telephony is the handicapped service on the internet
The main problem, as I see it, is the SIP protocol and the design mistake of relying on IP addresses in the application layer.
Almost no one has a public IP address directly on their workstation at home and it is preventing free open source telephone to be widely adopted.
What is needed is a telephony protocol that and can easily be proxied or tunneled and/or that does not need extra measurements for surviving NAT.
Google isn't the problem, and I daresay the carriers aren't the problem. You can buy a Nexus and get updates for it fresh off the Google presses. Blame the like of Samsung and HTC. They want to push their custom software (touchwiz and sense) at the expense of being compatible with AOSP. On top of that, carriers want to add their custom crap, but only because the whole system is already mucked up by the manufacturers. You don't see it happening on iPhone, Windows phone, or Google branded phones. Google isn't forcing this as a prerequisite for using Android. It's actually the "openness" of the platform that allows for this kind of situation to develop.
Even so, even CDMA carriers here will probably activate an international version of popular phone like the galaxy if you bought one out of pocket.
I just read the wikipedia article about DNA methylation, and while much of it is over my head, the pedant in me seems to accept that the accept the language that the DNA is "changed". It doesn't change the sequence of the DNA, but it seems to change the composition of the individual nucleotides.
I know this it totally off-topic and may hurt my karma, but ICANN not resist the temptation. I just don't have the resolve. I'm phishing for puns. What's your best ICANN pun?
and what's the issue here? Trade secrets, private matters, and gossip.