Send up a bosomy leather-clad babe and people just may pay to watch. That's one way to fund it.
Then kids may mistake Daleks for Ents.
I'm curious, in UK, do you Tea Partiers actually drink tea?
In the USA we call them "drones"
Kids will get to program a Dalek to make him more powerful.
"Look, my Dalek is now so powerful it writes my code for me!"
Wait, how do you know a Dalek is a "him"?
Dude, it's harder to hide your porn that way
Clippy...no way to turn him off
You can, but you'd have to go through the pod bay doors without a space helmet. I found that cheat tip on a black monolith found in the dumpster.
"Luke, use the Fork"
"Being a security company, we wanna keep our mistakes secure."
People do get that the only thing that knocked RIM from the top of the heap was the lawsuit filed by patent troll NTP, right?
They weren't beaten on technical merits. They weren't beaten because they "don't understand consumers". They weren't beaten on style, or execution, or anything else.
They were beaten by a corrupt US legal system that forced the guys running the company to stop running the company, hang around in a court room for years and in the end pay over half a trillion dollars to patent trolls.
Looking back, what they should have done was shut down US operations immediately, allowed the US government to implode and gone on to greener pastures.
Moral of the story, don't do business with Americans. One way or another, they'll fuck you over in the end. That's how they got where they are today.
Smart men just don't do business with the sharpest horse trader in town.
What, they haven't found a subtle and quiet way to sneak in like the N-S-A does?
I mean sure if you use heavy usage games lots then maybe this matters, but most of your use is standby and cell network stuff. I've got my Note 3 lasting 3-4 days on a charge. How?
1) Turning off background services that slurp up battery. Just took some looking at the battery monitor and then considering what I needed and didn't.
2) Turning off additional radios like Bluetooth and GPS when I don't need them. It doesn't take long to hit the button if I do, and even when they aren't doing things actively they can sip some juice.
3) Having it on WiFi whenever possible. In good implementations on modern phones it uses less power than the cell network. Work has WiFi and I have a nice AP at home so most of the time it is on WiFi.
4) Using WiFi calling. T-mobile lets you route voice calls through WiFi. When you do that, it shuts down the cellular radio entirely (except occasionally to check on things) and does all data, text, and voice via WiFi. Uses very little juice and an hours long call only takes a bit of battery.
The WiFi calling thing has been really amazing. When you shut down the cellular radios battery goes way up. Not just in idle, but in use. Prior to that (when I first got it T-Mobile was having trouble with the feature) standby life was good, though not as good as it is now, but talk seriously hit the battery. Two to three hours could do it in almost completely. Now? I can do that, no issue, and still have plenty left.