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Comment Re:U+1F36B Chocolate Bar (Score 4, Insightful) 241

I spoke too soon.
The proposed misappropriation of the word "break" is plain and pure evil.

If "apple" were to be included in UTF-8, it should be a generic apple-shaped fruit symbol, not the computer brand trademark.

Similarly, any "break" symbol, if adopted in UTF-8 in the proposed context of "a small time-out in between work", should be a generic symbol indicating such, not one indicating a specific brands' marketing campaign.

Douglas Adams' described marketeers best: "A bunch of mindless jerks who'll be the first against the wall when the revolution comes".

Comment Re:Intended? (Score 4, Insightful) 359

And they should.
You bought an MSI or ASUS or whatever brand graphics card with an AMD-branded Radeon chip... which of these words hint at "Catalyst"?
I know it sounds less "k3wl", but what's wrong with naming it "AMD graphics driver".
Marketeers should keep their dirty mittens off anything that affects actual users.

Those who claim the dead never return to life haven't ever been around here at quitting time.