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Comment Re:Why fragmentation is FUD: (Score 1) 211

Ah, but to follow that logic, and yes, to repeat a bit what others have said, the phone companies and carriers are treating Android as if it were Apple or Microsoft software and not changing their behavior accordingly.

(From what I've seen of these real-life analogues, if the main PR for a bazaar behaves exactly like it's a cathedral it will either (a) become a quirky open-air cathedral/bazaar with a limited but devoted following or (b) people will stop showing up. I saw (a) succeed once in Baltimore, so I know it's possible, but it's still pretty rare.)

Comment Calanders, Mayan (Score 1) 221

> And when is the end of the Mayan calander?

The Mayan calander doesn't end, it just starts over - so saith that veritable wealth of knowledge, emacs, anyway.


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