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Comment Re:Not realistic (Score 1) 279

In other news, a handful of well known FOSS projects are reported to have been given an incredible amount of money. Apparently the sum total of the donations is remarkably close to equaling Microsoft's cash reserves. Microsoft, however, has not commented on this claim.

Comment Re:Absurd application rights are to blame (Score 1) 251

Wow, there are games that require you to have a certain number of friends? That explains a lot... I kept wondering why people that I didn't even know - friends of friends - persisted in attempting to friend me. What an idiotic system. I can't believe facebook allows that crap... wait, yes I can, they don't care.

Comment Re:Why do the states text then? (Score 2, Informative) 408

Receiving a text is very different than sending one. I'll read a text or a brief email while I'm driving. It's not much different from looking down at your stereo. Actually composing a text requires that you focus both on what you want to say and hitting the proper buttons to say it.

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