Ads that people hate do not generate revenue. The whole model is fundamentally broken.
Somebody is trying to push his crappy product really hard. With Slashdot postings that are Ads. Pretty ironic.
That would, you know, require them to find something that actually benefits you. I do not think the advertising industry still has that skill. It seems to me they now rely fully on trying you to convince to buy products you do not need and (originally) did not want.
If they pay the salary that we agreed to, then they're not ripping me off.
What about requirements gathering? Business modeling? Testing? Versioning? Maintenance? Hosting? Building the app? Distributing the app.? Administering the build machines? Documentation? Communication and control of a project?
I'm sure I missed something. But there are a huge number of components to a reasonably sized software project. Programming is often the smallest, in numbers, slice of the task.
What do you call CEOs? They are ripping you off everyday.
Let's get back to Unions, worker solidarity and high minimum wages.
Fuck you. I don't need gangsters taking another slice of my paycheck.
Powerline and pipeline patrol? Aerial photography?
Seems like those are applications that scream, "CHEAPER TO DO WITH DRONES!" to me.
You own that space right now.
No, no you don't. And you sure as hell have nothing to do with what's going on at 200, let alone 400 feet.
for their benefit
And for YOUR benefit, if you have enough discipline to run your own business that happens to use the same type of technology. I suppose you consider the wireless connectivity you use every day to be a "rape of the commons" every time you connect to a web site that runs advertising in order to pay for their operations? Rape! Rape rape rape! Eeeeevil businesses doing things like
Ooh good business writing regulations. (Score:1)
You're so right. Only people who HATE businesses should be recommending regulations. Only people who've never had the energy to organize a croquet game, let alone the biggest retailer in the world, should propose changes to a huge body of regulations. A fine idea.
the editors will welcome they're new
Hopefully the new platform will still support irony.
We have transcriptions for the faster readers. But you enjoy complaining, so we won't let that silly fact stop you.
Thanks for your input,