Offer no benefit for saving gas, are they out of their F'n minds?
What a waste of time and money, jailing people $40,000/yr.
Do you want to pay for that?
I've written several books. Because ODT's have standard compression, they are usually much smaller. For a 109,683 word book, with styles and formatting:
ODT: 271,090 bytes
Docx: 300,057 bytes
Word 97: 1,379,328 bytes
PDF: 1,050,788 bytes
If bytes cost money to store ODT rules.
Imagine yourself sticking with Word 97 because it's a reliable standard: imagine buying three times as much storage, as well as the backup for the storage,
Viri: good luck removing it.
Who will be the first person to die from a driverless car?
Think your lawyer can stand up to Google and DARPA?
Stuff like this is marketing people's dream: dependence. Though, seen through the eyes of marketing people, they only consider the small select applications they use, but those office applications are only a small part of what people use.
Applications like CAD, Design, Bitmap Editing, 2D vector art applications would run terribly slow over the net.
The things people use to make your stuff would become more expensive as it is starting to happen, and those costs will be passed onto you.
It would be a bad computer world where would could not afford a company to throw the switch, and discontinue your product in one day with no warning.
If there was a disaster or real war (on our soil), no one would be able to work, at all, because there would be concentrated central points of failure.
I am getting tired of Volkswagon Beetle laptop computer. Intel is just now making a U-series processor as fast as an 4-year old M.
Are we heading into the computer dark ages?
You fail to realize that peaceful democratic political change sometimes happens behind closed doors, like hopefully, the firing of you.
Read the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights, and check again to see if what you are doing agrees, or if you should go somewhere else.
The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.
How much coverage do cab drivers have to carry?
Tell the Male Engineers not to be cocky assholes?
Someone might have lived.
No on gives a rat's ass about the U.S. Constitution anymore.
What country are they working for?
Not this one.
The triangles shouldn't care if they are being rendered for a game or cad.
With Nvidia, you have a choice of a workstation card that cannot cool itself, or a a gaming card that has been intentionally crippled for CAD.