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Comment Re:How much you wanna bet (Score 1) 70

I think this is a good point - it seems that much of the technology industry is heading away from modularity, for example, Apple laptops, because it permits a smaller and more efficient product. I don't doubt that Google will create a useful and successful ecosystem here, but it's hard to see it completely dominating the smartphone industry in the short term.

Comment Re:Relationship (Score 1) 318

Sounds like you're a little confused. If he were only talking about sex, he might have used words like "prostitute" or "fsck". The use of the word "marry" infers some sort of ongoing "relationship", not just discharging your awesome sauce.

Have you ever been married in a brothel?

Comment Re:Socially engineered attacks ARE a huge problem (Score 1, Insightful) 205

The report is almost useless because it has compared the latest stable and dev releases of IE with versions of Firefox and Chrome that are years old.

To use a car analogy, it is comparing the safety features of a '10 Chev Corvette and a 1970 Chev BelAir. I would be embarrassed if the company I worked for released such a report.

To do two things at once is to do neither. -- Publilius Syrus