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Comment Re:Liability? (Score 1, Insightful) 477

You do realize that cell phones didn't always exist, and people still managed to survive?

What is your point? A lot of things didn't used to exist and yet enough people to survived their non-existence to continue to life of the species. That doesn't mean it is smart to get rid of all those things.

Comment Re:Ouch... (Score 1) 278

I have the money now. I just can't justify spending that much on this kind of device so I can play a limited set of games. Especially since, I don't even know what the experience will be like. Maybe if I could demo it somewhere but I can't. Also, I don't have as much time to play video games as I used to...

Comment Re:I have no debt and a hefty savings account (Score 3, Informative) 386

Credit cards aren't a system to make payments easier.

Except they are. Credit card companies charge merchants fees in order to be part of their network. As long as you are spending with their cards, they are making money by having you as a customer regardless of the fact that you are not allowing your balance to incur interest.

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