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sex-tourism? sex is really nothing
Nested VMX (in Linux (kernel) Documentation)
If there is no fsck for btrfs then what is this?
With the PS3 Sony was heavily subsidizing the GPU hardware expecting the sale of software titles to recoup the amount they were losing per PS3 sale. Along comes the world and makes PS3 systems into clusters that will never be accompanied by the purchase of a game and Sony starts bleeding cash.
With the phone there is no subsidized GPU and therefore no loss when Linux is used on the phone. In fact selling them as a Linux platform will mean more paying customers.
Microsoft simply said "you don't need to have the servers off site to be secure, don't worry about it!"
I just wanted one freaking post in this forum to use the phrase "Competition in Contracting Act". Now one does.
"Google Sues US Gov't For Merely Considering Microsoft (you know what we mean.)"
I have no issue with working and reading Slashdot (and breathing and chewing gum, etc.) all at once.
So instead of devs will complaining how it's Apple's fault that an update broke their apps they have users complaining that it's Apple's fault they pulled the apps. What an improvement!
As icky as this might sound, the longer it takes before we crash the higher the population.
Crashing sooner involves fewer people suffering.