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Comment: Well (Score 1) 180

by chaos_technique (#43658669) Attached to: Facebook To Introduce Video Ads
I'm sorry to be awkward, but who's really using Facebook? I have an account in the same way I'm buying useless .org/.net domains: in order to stave off name/domain squatting. But really, is somebody actually using this? I guess I'm not in the target market, but could someone tell me what the market is, apart from the obvious teen throng?

Comment: Re:I don't get it. (Score 1) 1313

by chaos_technique (#42977775) Attached to: US CEO Says French Workers Have Three-Hour Work Day
Oh yes meetings are work. They've got all the attributes:
  • Mandatory
  • Tedious
  • Repetitive
  • Mostly useless

Reminds me of school, and we all know that if you enjoyed school, you'll love work... In comparison, tinkering with an interesting software problem can sometimes be so fun I could feel ashamed to be paid for it.

System going down at 1:45 this afternoon for disk crashing.