I think you talking about soft reference variable creation.
$$dog = "roofuss";
While, the parent was writing about plain old interpolation
print "my dogs name is $dog";
Can I complain about people getting shuttled around like rock stars and athletes, knowing they are they work to enable the mining of every detail of our lives for advertising or worse ?
Can I be disappointed that the government is handing out favors to the companies holding mineable and pre mined data for large networks of people; where people can be real, fictitious, and business ?
Roblimo has thick skin. He said so in March when he posted an advertisement for this same service in the disguise of a story.
This still looks like front page placement of an ad for a friends company.
How much does it cost for front page placement ?
I did not suggest a mistake. I suggested it was a typo by some being too cute to get the message correct.
I think it was an attempt to do as you say, but the expression as typed does not parse correctly.
Google developer tracking^w conference is one way to express the idea.
Google developer tracking ^w^wdevelopers conference is another.
Holy abuse of parenthesis ! ... acquisitions and projects (like the recent purchase of Nest, which itself promptly bought Dropcam, the ever smarter fleet of self-driving cars, the growing number of Glass devices in the wild, and the announcement of a 3D scanning high end tablet quite unlike the Nexus line of tablets and phones),...
Aren't you the AC bitching about Apple and their walled gardens ?
I own my machines. I pay my ISP fees. Let me run my services as I see fit.
NAT sucks. It's a walled garden that breaks the internet. Seems lots of people here really do want a walled garden.
Its exactly like anyone with a hammer can be a sub contractor in the construction industry.
Or anyone with a flashlight, billyclub, and gun can become a private police officer on subcontract.
Every industry does this.
I, for one, will look forward to the city being sued for an enormous amount of money when the inevitable deaths happen, and the PUC showns they had expressed concerns and the mayor gave zero fucks for public safety.
That is carpooling, not "RideSharing" as the term applies here.
Uber is a for profit company. They abuse the phrase "ride sharing" to hide that they have full time drivers acting as if they were licensed to provide transportation to the public.