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Comment: Re:Windows is popular because it works. (Score 1) 349

by zombiechan (#35455856) Attached to: Miguel de Icaza On Usability and Openness
Given the amount of crapware bundled with most laptops, wiping and reinstalling Windows from scratch might actually be a good idea.

It's exactly what I do with all my new computers. It's not too hard to do.. I ran a windows update and had to hunt down a graphic driver. That's about it.

Comment: Re:What is up with Android malware? (Score 1) 242

by zombiechan (#35362364) Attached to: Google Pulls 21 Malware Apps From Android Market
You're making a huge mistake in calling video game consoles and iOS devices and smartphones, "computers." THEY ARE NOT. These things are content-consumption appliances, not general-purpose personal computers.

Definition of COMPUTER
: one that computes; specifically : a programmable usually electronic device that can store, retrieve, and process data


Sigmund Freud is alleged to have said that in the last analysis the entire field of psychology may reduce to biological electrochemistry.