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and last twice as long as alternative PC laptop manufacturers
This simply is not true. There is a new class action lawsuit against Apple for all the defective 2011 macbooks out there. We've had to replace the motherboard 4 times already in one of our macbooks, and now that it's out of warranty Apple wants $1200 to replace the motherboard again, with the same defective crap. 2008 Macbooks and iMacs have similar problems.
The problem comes down to heat dissipation - there is no room for proper cooling inside these computers that Apple designs, because they believe in form-over-function. Cooling it properly might require a slightly thicker macbook and that is unacceptable to Apple.
and requires weekly reboots to keep it running
This is so much FUD. A modern WIndows 7 or 8 machine can run quite a long time, months or even years. The only things that require reboots would be some system upgrades (not all of them), and even OSX/Linux often require reboots for those.
You're living in the 90's if you think Windows has to be rebooted just to keep it running.
Seriously though, AngularJS does kind of suck.
Tell me, what is burning man? Whatever you say will be wrong, because Burning Man is, and always was, what you make it.
No, it isn't a party. No, it isn't a drug-fest. No, it isn't a hippie love-fest. No, it isn't anything that you say it is, because my burn is what I make it, and it isn't any of those things.
I'm in my 40's, btw. Whatever age you are, you seem to be dead inside.
You're only noticing it more because YOU are paying more attention now than you did before.
I've been shown the door in an interview by 20-somethings after not answering their vague questions exactly the way they wanted them answered. My current company gave me the highest marks they've ever given an employee and they've been around 15 years. They have experienced people giving interviews and performance reviews.
But isn't it also age discrimination not wanting to work with 20-something "senior engineers" or worse, 20-something CTOs who will be your superior when you have 30 years of experience?
There is a misconception in the industry that younger == better, but nothing could be further from the truth. The younger ones invariably cause many problems by making mistakes that more experienced people have already made and know to avoid.
I will by dying my hair again only if/when I need to look for another job.
Most people don't give a second thought about privacy, especially when they don't have anything to hide, and I'd bet grandma had nothing to hide on that tablet.
Apple has once again proven their overbearing stranglehold on everything they touch.
What should be implemented to fix this is, any place there is an image, the image should be inside a div, and the div width and height should be the exact size of the image being loaded so that the div takes up the space and when the image loads inside the div, it doesn't cause a reflow of the layout.
It is a very simple thing to do, but many developers don't do this because they are either too new at doing this type of work, or they aren't that good at it to begin with. It kills usability on many websites, not just slashdot.