Why do we allow these mergers in the first place? Oh yeah profit.
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Embarrassed are we? You see that's the problem with Quebec: you're just a bunch of isolationists. What needs to happen is for Montreal to request provincial status and walk away. It's win-win. Quebec gets to be left alone as a have-not province getting transfer payments (as it does now) from the tax dollars of ALL Canadians and Montreal gets to be a vibrant city again.
>> I can't think of any mainstream language except for C that doesn't suffer from the "dialect" problem to some extent.
Java because it doesn't have a pre-processor - which is a very good thing. People may style the language differently but everything is still just Java. I can't redefine the language semantics like C.
Look at Objective C. It's just an API with a bunch of pre-processor directives to make the language look different. I can't think of another language except C++ which has such a severe "dialect" problem as C.
The year of.....
Please have exploded 600 years ago!
Well it may be 17.364% less shit if that's what you mean.
As evidenced by Node.js and Scala.
We should have a vote. Mine is Soylent Green or Planet of the Apes.
I don't come to slashdot to hear feminist garbage. I have youtube for that!
"Microsoft did not reveal any upcoming features it is planning for Office 2016." Except changes in the formats to break everything again.
Won't let me watch it in Canada.
Netbeans has a bunch of database application wizards. Of course this means using the superior Java and being able to run the apps on Linux, Windows or Mac.