Just what we need. From the people who brought you the Yutu moon rover...
a common-sense decision from a Patent Court.
A fair trial. Amerika? Hahahahahahahahahahaha. Tell me another.
AT&T also said their service representative would be there at 10:00am. How'd that work out?
wonderful. that would be the only way to stop them, and it is certainly appropriate. and thank you for the education. I had no idea they could lose their OWN shirt. excellent.
It is not certain that we would recognize it if it was right under our noses.
"Well, we said it, but we didn't really MEAN it! I mean - come on, just think of the incredible 0.0001% loss of profits! How can I justify that to my stock holders?"
Attempts have been made to fill that hole, but there is no way to train support agents in everything they would need to know. Only those who have already encountered issues know how to get around them, and the software companies couldn't be bothered to investigate as getting out the next rev of their software has a timeline that must be adhered to and effects their bottom line much more than a few disgruntled customers.
If such ideology as yours was what this world really wanted, we would still be trading with an Apatheid government in South Africa. As you note, history is full of examples where economic pressures have been used to create social change, but unlike you I see that as a normal expression of the hallowed "free" market. I don't see anyone going to the guillotine, do you? Or are your just being hyperbolic in order to be completely out of our solar system?
Geordi's glasses can't be far behind. Excellent.
and free eviction notices for their parents. Such a deal.
You will pry my syntax-highlighting from my cold, dead hands.
This is nothing new. Ike's "Military Industrial Complex" has been getting the fruits of the NSA's labor since its inception. Gotta keep ahead of those Russkies (or Chinese, or Germans, or
...), ya' know.