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Comment Re:Feels weird agreeing with scientologists (Score 1) 265 265

IRS 501(c)(3) organizations are restricted from political action group activities. If they want the benefit of being a charity, they have to act like one.

(Not that it really matters because the IRS lost the Ring of Power to Audit Church-like organizations back in 2009 or so.)

Comment Re:Tidal? (Score 1) 574 574

I believe him that it's not about the money, over the last few decades our methods of listening to music have gotten more flexible but also often worse quality. From vinyl to q track to casette then a reprieve with CD followed by degradations with MP3 and minidisk (R.I.P. in piss)

Comment Different languages (Score 5, Insightful) 175 175

JavaScript execution speed is not the important thing about WebAssembly. What does matter is that it may open up the development of software for execution inside a browser to a wider variety of languages, almost all of which are likely to be better than JavaScript in one way or another.

A fanatic is a person who can't change his mind and won't change the subject. - Winston Churchill