" Microsoft is very good with backwards compatibility"
I am completely flabberghasted. They can't even keep backwards compatibility from one version of word to the next. It friggin blows my mind that someone would come here and post something that absurd. Seriously.
"It's why Cops dont have to call the mayor when they see a guy running into a bank with a gun in his hand and a big sack with a dollar sign painted on it."
Yeah. That's why I never paint a dollar sign on my big sack, or my gun either for that matter!
"This carries big implications in NSA's spying/QUANTUM program"
Oh, I totally agree. When the US no longer controls it they can exhert pressure to those that do, and then poin the finger elsewhere since they can say "But we don't control it anymore! We can't be held responsible!" Anybody who thinks the US won't control what they want through black-ops activities is an utter fool if they have been paying attention to any of this.
But given that they're doing everything in their power to kick out google and face book... I don't see it.
Stop pretending you didn't lose horribly. Its pathetic and it makes me feel sorry for you.
Sorry, finding new ways to rent out your car through an iPhone app is not any kind of Renaissance.
If anything, it's the decline of computer science from world-changing to trivial amusements for trivial, pointless people.
Also, photons don't have cross-talk. That is a specifically electro-magnetic phenomenon.
For every family that takes unvaccinated kids to France and brings them back sick
Is there something particularly disgusting about France that I am unaware of?
A particularly low vaccination rate, mostly. Along with Switzerland, it seems that most of the USA's trip-to-X-and-came-back-with-measles cases seem to be from France.
"If WW2 were to happen tomorrow, we'd still sit on the sidelines as long as possible and you can be sure that the second we declare war there will be protests in the street."
You mean unlike WW1, where we