The little peace in me
Time will tell. Many die hards such as myself will need a reason to upgrade. I think a bigger crises than XP awaits MS by 2020.
Many die hards need an incentive to stay on MS platforms.
Ditching studio with C# for Xcode & Objective-C is no longer desperate, HTML5 is the universal platform supported by all the major vendors.
I was describing something that happened in a machine that was built before the world settled on 8-bit bytes
I know, you'd implement ECC by visually inspecting the pins.
Electric and hybrid cars are better for the environment, and they already employ technology to charge the batteries with energy that would otherwise be wasted as heat (for example, the braking systems.)
It is the braking that is wasteful.
Anticipating makes for a smooth ride.
Who goeth a-borrowing goeth a-sorrowing. -- Thomas Tusser