If I owned a billion dollar company, I would purchased other manufacturers instead of just the parts.
That's why you don't own a billion-dollar company.
Either Slashdot has somehow bridged two parallel Earths here, or we're operating under completely different definitions of the word "droves".
Obviously everybody needs to submit their temperature preferences to Taco Cowboy for approval before setting their thermostats.
Yeah, with space travel the US has this one.
Well, maybe they will when they can ferry their own astronauts up to the ISS again...