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Comment ..except it doesn't (Score 1) 302

Some contractors used Windows XP or Windows 7 on laptops but the warship uses a custom built hardened version of Windows "Windows for Warships" it is mostly based on Windows 2000 server ...

This is much the same as the US fleet, which uses a mixture of Windows 2000 and Windows NT based custom systems ...

Comment Re:Python is doing well, but JS is ahead. (Score 1) 808

Javascript is a web scripting language, that can be used as a general scripting language ...not really comparable

C/C++ is used in all these industries..and more
Your Python interpreter is written in C/C++ ..
The operating system you are running your Python interpreter on is written in C/C++

Comment Re:Preventing Ludited (Score 2) 164

In a Hotel the quality of the rooms, the safety of the Hotel, and the honesty of your hosts are all regulated so they are at least at a minimal level

With AirBnB none of this is true ... and the only comeback you have is to a company who really does not care ...

Generally it will not lower property values but raise them, as people who cannot afford the house on their incoming supplement it with AirBnB pricing you out of the market ....

Comment Re:Possible explanation (Score 1) 85

I hope they monitored all the UFO sightings, checked which ones could be explained by the USA's and allies own secret craft, and the know Soviet tests, then used the information to get some idea where else the Soviets were testing their experimental aircraft and to get some idea of the capabilities of the ones they really wanted to keep secret ...

 

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