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Comment Re:man (Score 1) 311

Google, for instance, added nearly 3,500 employees to its work force so for this year and promised everyone raises of at least 10 percent next year. The company, based just a few miles away from Yahoo's Sunnyvale, Calif., headquarters, also gave all 23,300 of its workers an after-tax holiday bonus of $1,000.


Comment Re:I beg to differ (Score 1) 349

That's nice.

So Windows OS goes walkabout occasionally.

If your data isn't corrupted you're probably not looking at anything worse than a "last best configuration" or an OS re-install.

Imagine you've got a critical project due immediately and the web goes tits-up (as shaw.ca does around here occasionally).

Unless you're well backed up locally, you're hosed.

Welcome to "The Cloud"...

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