At which point, I asked him if I should tell them I was running Linux.
His reaction was priceless...and unprintable!
The Man has a whole team dedicated to subverting your phone. Why would he need a "brick" feature, when he can reload the OS with his own hacked version?
Someone's tinfoil hat is on too tight today.
the million-dollar heart transplant is loaded with markup where you can likely go out side of the usa and pay way less for it.
Yeah. With heart transplants, as with anything else, you get (more or less) what you pay for. Sure, that discount heart transplant you paid $30 for in Mumbai *might* be just fine...but I'd bet my life against it.
I shake 'er up. The big pieces float to the top. I scoop them out.
Brazil nut effect. Asteroid problem solved. It took an international team to sort this out? Come on!
It's the same in an organization -- shake it up -- the management rises to the top.
Any similarity to a litter box is purely coincidental