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Comment: Apps, FireFox OS and Phones (Score 1) 161

by Capt.Gingi (#48438345) Attached to: Mozilla's 2013 Report: Revenue Up 1% To $314M; 90% From Google

A colleague of mine left our company to go work for them. I asked myself the same question....WHY? He loves developing web apps, and that's what he and evidently quite a large team of people are doing. Big bunch of people working on FireFox OS, bunch working on Apps to try and show off features and draw developers to their OS...and a phone...that's cheap, and runs web apps. There are lots of things I kind of like about what they're trying to do...but I admit it seems doomed to failure or just...meh.

Comment: But we weren't there so SEE... (Score 5, Funny) 120

by Capt.Gingi (#46203059) Attached to: Britain's Eastern Coast Yields Oldest Human Footprints Outside Africa

I'm sorry, but how can anyone really believe that these pre-date the creation of the planet? Was anyone THERE at THAT TIME to OBSERVE exactly when and by whom the footprints were made? Seems pretty silly to me to believe in this non-obervational "science"! I've got a good book that I can recommend that answers all these questions and more....

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