These words do not fit together willingly.
Or maybe Google really is being more evil, and a Google monopoly really is a net loss for society.
What is coming, inevitably, is mandatory external override by air traffic controllers. With all the hacking risk that entails, but it is coming.
It wasn't a boxing match.
OpenGL 4 got a bunch of really major improvements, for example, direct state access in 4.5.
According to Netcraft, about 30% of servers run Windows/IIS...
...and those servers serve only 11% of active (not parked) web sites, implying that the average Linux server handles roughly - um - 3.5 times as many active sites as the average Windows server. No wonder there is a brand preference.
You'll be waiting a long time I'm afraid. QWERTY phones aren't coming back.
I'm hanging on to mine (Desire Z). After replacing the battery (ahem) it looks like there are years more life left in it. Sure, I also have a slab-only phone and these days I carry it most of the time, but when I travel the Desire Z with full keyboard is generally more useful by being much faster at communcating.