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"There are thousands of cars and trucks driving around, literally filling and overcrowding the streets. Now, what would they all be doing?
Carrying a thousand packages each.
Now imagine not thousands of cars and trucks on the road but literally millions of drones buzzing around, each with a single package.
Imagine the sound, the inevitable crashes, the energy consumption. (I'm lousy at math and making unsound assumptions but the figure I got was ten thousand times more energy to deliver a pound a mile away.. Keep in mind that the price of energy rises, and rises, and rises..)
It hurts revenue generation for the police force
Top Tip: In Finland the police isn't depending on 'revenue'. Policing Finland as a preset, defined budget. Any fines levied are a surplus to the states income, and police forces do not benefit in any way from their law enforcing activities. Finnish police has to account for security, safety and crimes solved, not for income from speeding tickets.
'All about the new Apple watch in 0:90'
What? 1:30 of advertising? command-W and FO.
As soon as it launches Blendtec will answer the question: Will It Blend?
Because I moved all my stuff from dropbox to mega, a few minutes ago.
You should come here more often.
I was a bit surprised that the person would tell so much to a random stranger.
Tell me, how much can you make with an unauthorised 1:1 copy of Saint Pauls Cathedral or Buckingham Palace?
Do you have room for either one in your garden?
Surface Pro 3s are basically superior in every way when compared to shipping MacBook Air systems. They run Windows, but nothing stops you from running whatever you want in a VM.
Keyboard, trackpad, storage, battery life. (2.5 hours, versus 12 for the MBA? You kiddin' me?)
By the time this filtered through your TELEX British police already admitted they assume they have the wrong guy:
I still have this fax-to-email service running. For about 25 doctors and lawyers and one banker.
Most of them still use my complimentary email-with-pdf-to-printer-program.
Old technologies emulated by modern equipment.
Drop in a LED (or worse: 'realy sheep shinese HID') and have your car impounded because you used replacement parts that weren't part of the original certificate of road-worthiness, and hence you made your car not roadworthy and thus illegal to drive in. Since you were driving at the time the fine officer stopped you...
(that cool headlight set will cost you several thousand dollars and a six months not having access to your car..)
wrong, we over 50 were taught to fix shit, starting at age 10 in my case.
I wasn't taught anything. I started to disassemble things early on. That was satisfying for about a year. Then I started trying to reassemble what I disassembled. Often things that were broken started working after me reassembling things and replacing broken parts.
When I was 8 my aunt gave me a broken radio. I discovered disco and a few years later punk and electronika. When I was 10 a neighbour gave me a broken TV, and a few weeks later a broken shortwave receiver. I was watching SSTV from half a world away a few months later.
I can't repair my current computer, phone, tablet, tv, etc. I can order the right part and swap that, but swapping sub-assemblies isn't 'repairing'.
Fixing shit is in my competence-envelope but current technology is mostly unfixable, unless you have unlimited facilities available.
Oh, I'm under-fifty.
Because their lacklustre IPv6 GeoIP promises me programs I can't watch for about a year now.
About time, lazy morons!
Suspense? Displayport has pretty decent drivers these days.
(His third display is connected via USB..)