Isn't this called kidnapping?
Intuit has already proven that you can not trust Turbo Tax installed on your computer.
I don't see how anybody could trust them at this point.
If your company has a policy of giving at least two weeks severance when they lay people off, then you should give two weeks notice.
If they give less than that, then they don't deserve notice, but you might want to consider giving it anyway.
When you hear stories of people being escorted out instantly when they give notice, they're usually still getting paid for the two weeks notice they gave.
Facebook hasn't murdered anyone.
Some people like San Francisco.
Others find it to be a crowded dirty place that smells like urine.
Nobody wants to live in Oakland.
1. "Oh no, salaries in technical fields are not high enough to attract enough people to major in them"
2. "Lets import lots of people from outside the country to lower wages of workers in technical fields"
3. goto 1
So is it really any surprise that open source groups would get "extra scrutiny" from the IRS?
Of course they do this.
Every online chat service reads your messages.
They'll be great at brainstorming innovative ways of suckering gullible investors out of money, not sure what else "Silicon Valley CEOs, thinkers and venture capitalists" can do though.
Some people will commit atrocities for fame and attention.
CNN gives fame and attention to people who commit atrocities.
Then, in the span of about 5 years, these scanners will have caused cancer in a greater number of people than the number of people killed by terrorists on 9/11/2001?
They changed the keyboard layout.
It's terrible now, they moved page up/page down to the bottom right, and messed up the others that go in the top right corner.
For a laptop who's main appeal is the keyboard, I don't understand why they changed it into something worse.
If you can't handle basic algebra, you're not really getting an education.
It's not a "donation", when they kill you and take it from you.