That people will watch it instead of something else that is also for free, or doing something else that is free, is.
Why? It's one of the highest rated shows on TV and the cast get paid a lot of money to be in it. Whether you like it is irrelevant.
You might want to check your sources there. At least two of those shows are on regular TV stations.
Except for Game of Throne, and The Walking Dead, and True Blood, and The Good Wife, and Big Bang Theory and a whole host of other shows that somehow still get made and watched.
billions still watch TV. Not quite dead yet
as with most of the features in iOS 8, android had it years ago
Yep, good luck managing dozens or hundreds of servers that only have vi on it.
Granted, it does matter what your use case is, but most boxes do not have emacs on it so the need to know that is a heck of a lot smaller in many cases.
I got that, too. The extra layer was indeed amusing
manage servers, troubleshoot network connectivity issues, etc. etc.
I know some of the aspects of managing web servers with SSL can be somewhat involved, but a basic understanding of generating a csr, requesting a cert and installing that cert should be understood at a theoretical level and the practical execution should be fairly straight forward to work through.
that war is over, and vi won
Now, as to interviewing people for IT, who will be working on *nix, asking "emacs or vi" used to be a teasing question, now you're lucky if they know what one or both are.
It's OK Citizen, if you're not doing anything wrong you have no need to worry.
Sorry, Fire TV, no Kindle in the name
Kindle Fire TV is a set top box...
so yes, he did leave it plugged in constantly.
I guess you need to find the right over the ear headphones.
I have some that are just perfect for mowing the lawn, or riding the bike.
They make me sick, literally. Give me on ear headphones any day