... like when Sony unilaterally removed features...
someone should tell that to the border guards, airport police and TSA thugs.
... is what made the fascist state and other assorted sordid deeds possible. Why is this a surprise?
No, I mean the CEO of a US corporation would've never stepped down over something like this... s/he would've threw one of his (disposable) underlings under the bus instead.
What would be the purpose of a clone... if consciousness does not transfer?
...the reading ability needed to understand
And just to state the obvious, this is strictly intentional.
If it's not GPL but another "you can look, but we own everything you add, you cannot distribute it to anyone, and we can close it up anytime we want" license, I think I'll pass.
with prevalence of SSD, disk cache is just adding latency to your I/O.
"Now this is a totally brain damaged algorithm. Gag me with a smurfette." -- P. Buhr, Computer Science 354