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Comment: Re:How big a fuss is it, really? (Score 1) 415

by leenks (#48274091) Attached to: How Apple Watch Is Really a Regression In Watchmaking
Assuming a decent cable then my Nexus5 will do that when switched off, and almost as quickly in airplane mode. With a crap cable my Nexus5 will take 6 hours when switched off. Apple seem to have better control over how they charge, and the cables, as my previous iPhone5 would nearly always recharge in that time no matter what. I much prefer the Nexus though (and I'm generally an Apple-first guy... prize my Macbook Pro off me at your peril...)

Comment: Re:And this is why Linux will never win the deskto (Score 1) 555

by leenks (#48189749) Attached to: Debian's Systemd Adoption Inspires Threat of Fork
I suppose turning a Mac on with Command+Option+R pressed down is a little quirky. Not sure of many other machines that will let you reinstall the the OS completely from the Internet even after a hard drive replacement so easily though. And 'update all' on a Linux distro typically updates far more than the operating system - stuff breaks all the time when updating applications on any platform.

Have you ever noticed that the people who are always trying to tell you `there's a time for work and a time for play' never find the time for play?

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