They seem to enjoy so many freedoms.
Microsoft - Lets you run any programs you want on your device. Reviled by Apple Fanbois for being oppressive.
Apple - Tells you what you can and cant run on your device. Fluffed by Apple Fanbois for not being oppressive.
Which one seems more like the Party in Oceania?
They need a way to keep saying Apple is #1 when everyone with a brain knows they are anything but.
Yes, but as documented elsewhere in this thread, the report showing Apple as #1 is in fact evidence of incorrect definition or incorrect methodology. By your own statement, you believe IPads are not PC's, thus proving my point that the report is flawed, and your statement evidences that you agree that it is flawed.
Others have clearly documented how Nintendo has sold far more units than Apple, even counting IPhone's as computers.
The media obsession with Apple can only be explained as fanbois or those who hold Apple stock and hope the fluff nets them a profit.
That the most recent kernel breaks user space on these notebooks?
1. Must work for free
2. Must be willing to write tons of extra code to insure you dont break others incorrect code in their applications
3. Must be willing to listen to your egotistical boss act like he doesn't understand rule 1.
Maybe I am not seeing the ocean from the beach here but why the fuck would anyone want to do that sort of work?
What's with this urge to punish? What has Marvell done that's so evil? Other than being a powerful US corporation, that is.
They made billions of dollars off the patents of others and didn't pay appropriately to the patent holders?