You mean there are *non* drunk / illiterate wombats?
Getting children used to a free, non-proprietary operating system -- weaning them off Microsoft's teats, so to say -- is a social good in itself. To abandon this goal was a huge mistake.
Whistleblowers are not a problem; they are the solution.
"We don't pay taxes. Only the little people pay taxes" -- Leona Helmsley
What kind of moron would do music production or video on a tablet?
I'm pretty sure it was established that the fish say, "blub blub blub".
If this had been a group of muslims funded by al Qaeda, who had made a grossly inflammatory hate movie against your greatest hero, whoever that is, would you have come out to defend their freedom of speech?
How factually correct is their movie?
Also the hype about message passing microkernels died a decade back. They look great on paper but in theory they're slow and inefficient.
But isn't that precisely what fast and efficient QNX is?
The sales clerks were busy trying to keep up with the people buying Windows laptops.
... and that's why Apple is the world's largest technology company taking in 37.5B per year, with a market cap greater than any other publicly traded company on earth, and Microsoft is fading fast.
It's unfortunate that Apple won't release numbers broken down by product, but it is my belief that the majority of that 37.5B is for portable devices, with their computer side being a fraction of that (probably a healthy fraction, but a fraction none-the-less).
You put a gigantic switch in the Control Panel somewhere: "Enable touchscreen UI (recommended for tablet use) / Disable touchscreen UI (recommended for desktop use)".
This is probably something that is going to happen soon. It's bound to.
It's something that *should have been there from the Start*.
I assume he's thinking of this tale.
All mech fans out there, have you tried HAWKEN yet?
My experience mirrors yours. I've had gift cards, thank you cards, and other notes shoved under my office door for pointing people to StartMenu8 ever since Windows 8 became available. Some people like the UI, but MANY seem to loathe it (as I do)...
Couldn't Tesla create a company that exists only to sell their cars, similar to how large businesses create a "property" company to "own" the buildings/land they're in, and then the parent pays the "property" company to lease the land to get around such stupid legislation?