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Comment Re:Not surprised (Score 1) 454

The topic is XP's antiquated graphics architecture. One example of that is XP's inability to provide hardware-accelerated font-rendering for applications. Another is XP's atrocious graphics in portrait mode. All the goodies borne from the new graphics architecture point to Microsoft's decision to rewrite major parts of XP instead of pushing out more service packs being the right one.

Comment Re:No. (Score 1) 249

Create a searchable distributed bittorrent style network on which people share whatever information they want to make public.

So basically Facebook but even slower because it has to fetch every little bit of information from unreliable home servers?

We're here to give you a computer, not a religion. - attributed to Bob Pariseau, at the introduction of the Amiga