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If it makes them discontinue beta, its a good change.
better than beta, worse than it was. HOWEVER, I'm patient and hope they sort out the bugs. I'm not "You are posting: as NotInHere Anonymously". I'm posting as NotInHere.
The main point where multiresistencies are created is animals. When we give them antibiotics in order to enable "storing" them even denser, we enlarge the contact between patogen and antibiotics by a huge factor.
Our greed for cheap meat has brought us to the point where we destroy our own hardly-won victories against illnesses. And, the current system unfortunately even rewards you if you apply your antibiotics for animals -- by giving you money.
sorry to bring up an offtopic rant, but again classic slashdot is in offline mode, and I actually have to use slashdot beta to post this.
FUCK BETA. IF YOUR USERS DONT LIKE YOUR DESCISIONS, THEN OVERTHINK THEM. EVEN WINDOWS 10 HAS A STARTMENU AGAIN. DICE YOU CAN DECIDE WHETHER YOU ARE WORSE THAN MS OR BETTER.
dude A registered sex.com
dude B fucked girl @ registry company of dude A and used further tricks to get sex.com
dude B made millions with the domain name
dudes C and D founded google, resulting in loss of "random visitors"
dude A got sex.com back from B through court descision, demanded $64 million
dude B didn't pay, fled to mexico, was turned over, spent time in prison, still didnt pay until today
Its the other way round:
Linux would certainly rise the entry level for malware writers, which would make malware writing a less promising market.
as most viruses and trojans today are written for windows.
Yes please, require 10 certifications until you can connect a router to the internet. Best is the build is signed, and the user's access to the system is restricted, otherwise they can install malware because of infected computers. Of course every single of those 10 certifications needs money, but everybody can pay 1.000.000$ for releasing a build, so thats no problem. With government certifications, it would be ensured that insecure and uncertified router firmwares like dd-wrt are forbidden, which is good for users because of security and companies because then they can deliver an even better experience to their customers.
Of course applets are dead, but Loconut1389 has mentioned them.