I hope no one is equating coding fast with coding well.
How fast is he at re-writing the code to be well thought out, properly designed and correct?
These mobile phones are, in fact, full fledged computers. And that takes some power.
What takes even more power than the supercomputer is the light behind the LCD.
A front pants pocket? Who keeps their phone in a front pants pocket?
People who don't want their phones to break when they sit down.
best just to remove the app (if you can)
I just got a tablet running Lollipop and in fact you cannot remove Chrome (without rooting).
... Jabber/XMPP (and hence Facebook and Google Talk)...
Google Talk hasn't been XMPP for years.
In the old 'world of the future' exhibits they prophecized that we would have machines doing the work for us and that all humans would enjoy more leisure time
Yes, in the future products will be made super cheap by robots, but even then no one will be able to afford them because no one will have jobs.
How long will the rich remain rich when the only ones they can sell their stuff to is each other?
The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time.