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Comment Re:Deja Vu (Score 1) 55

I highly doubt it's different in regards to latency. Even Steam in-home streaming via ethernet is too laggy for anything other than slow single-player games. It's like playing with 30FPS instead of 60FPS... Rocket League, for instance, feels just slightly mushy control-wise, which is enough to make it hard to accurately hit the ball. It's a significant handicap in any multiplayer game...

Comment Re:Why wireless charging? (Score 1) 208

For me, it's mainly being able to put the phone on the nightstand charging pad when I'm half asleep and not needing to fumble with a cable in the dark. Also, keeping a charging pad on my desk so that the phone's always topped up. If I did that with a cable, I'd need to plug in the phone every time I put it down...

Comment Re: The Surface is a laptop, the iPad Pro is not (Score 1) 279

Agreed. I have a Samsung ATIV Smart PC 500T (the Atom Windows 8 tablet with pen), which was hella expensive (700+€), and the support has been absolutely shitty. The drivers are buggy as hell (regular BSODs), and the device is pretty much stuck with Win8.1 and Samsung is telling us to fuck off instead of making sure the device will get Win10.

Comment Re:Good (Score 1) 272

That's what I was thinking... any idiot can buy these things, and many of them have more money than sense. Who's to know they aren't going to send their drone up over people in the park when it's low on battery?

Kudos on being a responsible flier (pilot?)...

Comment Re:Good (Score 1) 272

How about an expectation of not having a drone fall out of the sky and land on my head? I don't have anything against drones, just against the many idiots in this world who could easily buy one.

What's wrong with flying your drone in a place where nobody'll be annoyed by it? I don't drive my motorcycle through the park, so keep your drones out too.

Life in the state of nature is solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short. - Thomas Hobbes, Leviathan