From what i understand, a lot of that cost was infrastructure, not code. That can be reused even if the application was burnt to the ground and started fresh.
Don't talk down to me like I'm some doddering old man yelling at kids to get off his lawn.
Actually it was the opposite, that you are a snot nosed kid that doesn't understand history past your last summer break from high school.
Only works if you like popular music in your area. If you like something more alternative, or just from a different part of the country, local broadcast is rather inadequate.
Today we have this thing called the internet to be able to experience music unavailable locally. But it wasn't all that long ago where all you had was a few odd magazines like goldmine.
You keep trying again and again until the opposition blinks.
No, they will be forced to listen to it if the RIAA has its way. And pay out the ass for the requirement.
Microsoft, EMC, Oracle and Netapp
Somehow seemed to fit.
Who needs explosives, for a few weeks at least they can just mix in with crowds and radiate them....
Soon no one will be able to do stuff on their own, as they will be sued into oblivion just for thinking about something.
But this is stupid. Really stupid.