Why cows matter: https://xkcd.com/1338/
Farmers are easily convinced to do anything with tax incentives. They already get paid to take their land out of production when necessary.
The temperature of the USA is largely irrelevant, as there's no significant long term land ice in the USA, nor permafrost except in Alaska.
Why cant phone manufacturers provide a product with features people actually want? a charger that doesnt change every year, removable storage, replaceable battery, support for multiple sims?
They do already. My phone (Cubot GT72E) has all that, and it was only $60 new.
"Potentially years" before the vaporware product of undisclosed cost that probably won't draw any interest if it is ever released. This is just oracle trying to sound like they haven't given up.
Indeed. In the future, intersections may only have a gas station on 2 corners instead of 3.
Renting a u-haul three times isn't going to cost you much compared to $25,000 cars.
So as long as we worship the stock market and quarterly revenues so we can calculate executive bonuses
New PCs used to cost thousands and now cost a few hundred.
It can work if you're rich and don't mind raising world sea levels a few feet to wirelessly charge your electric car.
A star passed within 0.8 light years of Earth during the lifetime of homo sapiens, a mere 70,000 years ago. Our ancestors missed the boat.
Believe it or not, there are a lot of Germans of English descent.
Perhaps to study different geological formations.
Google wasn't trying to kill Firefox with pepper, they made everything Firefox needs to implement pepper available as open source and encouraged Firefox to add support. It's Firefox's choice not to implement it because they consider it "non-standard".
For videos, it's simple. For ads doing different HTML 5 animations, not so simple.
Most terrorists and criminals don't have half a brain, so yes I fully believe they'd be able to spy on more of them. Doesn't mean they should be allowed to.