They should use something more evolutionary and more suitable for giant company, like: Google Plus Picasa Photo Service
courier could have been pasting just PGP armoured blobs. Or maybe he did encrypt buy his password was "infidel".
Stopping engineers from touching keyboards is important part of maintaining one's cloud infrastructure. From experience.
he meant "cost to the environment" to build, run and operate his Prius
..as "we give up and will participate in doing evil", then yes.
Was he fired for lack of creativity?
.. to reverse a String during the interview?
Seriously, Google needs to stop hiring ivory tower theoreticians and get some "normal" devs to clean up their act.
.. back in 60s? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soyuz_7
.. your genitalia?
8 women not 9. It is a stretch goal.
you are right Java sucks. Oh, maybe for running of thousands of enterprise apps all over the world?
I think his statement is sort of Freudian admission that Oracle already did the same to MySQL (acting via Sun as proxy)
.. is not to talk about working in 3 hour bursts. We all do. Often, only one of those per day.
I thought the dark times of corporate rule were over and we are now under the enlightment reign of people champion Obama?
at some point, one starts taking more pleasure from hacking stuff off a project rather than from adding it in