Tell them you can't pay because you have no job, but if they hired you you could pay.
There's more than one definition of "dull". Perhaps he doesn't mean "dull" as in "dullard" or a stupid person. Perhaps he means "dull" as in unexciting and uninteresting. Being boring and poorly social is true of some programmers, but it's true of some people in lots of useful professions.
Linus is waiting.
I think the designer probably does wordpress themes as their primary income.
Old site is better. You should fire you designer because there last job was obviously doing wordpress themes.
Imagine if they were in charge of the internet. The horror the horror.
There's an old saying about knowing what's more expensive in the long run. It's "penny wise, pound foolish". Paying this patent troll to go away this time is cheaper than a lawsuit. How much cheaper is the lawsuit, though, than setting a precedent of being pushed around by patent trolls and paying them off?
Perl 6 makes progress. It's slow, but it's fairly steady. There has never been a one-year gap in packages, let alone ten years. One of the compilers, Rakudo, is nearly feature complete and then just needs to be optimized. It has monthly releases.
I'm curious. How much time and money would using the goo.im updater save for work on other things?
Apple and innovation certainly don't seem to be friends anymore.
What we need is better application isolation on bare metal and not emulation layers.
Don't you mean TexASS. Not Austin, that is a better place.
The optimizer is correct in making it run poorly, it is poor sql to begin with. If anything it should throw an error instead of accepting garbage.
If I saw you putting that in a project I would quickly fire you arse. Heck, I'd probably fire you for using mysql to begin with.