In other words, "fuck you, I've got mine".
It will still be available for a couple more years. Newegg's got it.
On the other hand, he killed the guy who killed Hitler.
Don't be naive. They can still blame Japan, South Korea, and the USA. It's not like North Korea's populace will know any better.
What makes you think that most people who invoke 1984 have even read it?
Strewth. The only mouse I can remember having that died was an early Logitech USB optical mouse from around '01. It'd been my mouse until ~'08 and then my wife's until just a few months ago, when one of the button actuators finally got clogged up with something and quit. I might have been able to fix it (and maybe even put it back together again), but mice are so cheap that it wasn't worth it.
You're seriously using an animated TV show as a counter-argument?
I really hope this is some kind of deep satire.
Dunning-Kreuger. As D&D players know, there's a reason why INT and WIS are separate stats.
Therefore time cube.
This isn't science/tech, really, it's of archaeological interest.
I'm 99% certain I found out about it first from one of the sites Google News aggregates; maybe you'll get good results if you have it show you lots of science/world/whatever stories.
It's been a couple weeks now since this was news on mainstream websites - the linked story is even from the 22nd of November. What's the point of posting it now?
Having just read through the New Testament and the first half-ish of the Old (to Ruth), I'm now left wondering what color the sky is on the biblical-literalist world.
Or, you know, you carry a smartphone and can always fall back on that instead of visiting an Internet cafe in the bad part of China.
So what? The point is to make it harder for crackers to get your password/token and additionally make it impossible for them to use the same credentials to access your accounts elsewhere.
Your point is irrelevant and seems to have been raised just to make yourself feel superior.