You have already identified yourself as a 50+ year old Apple I user.
Please define SEP
God is going to pick the sun up like a bowling ball and toss it into the black hole in the center of the milky way. Probably on 12/21/2012
Looking forward to teeny tiny iPhones
You need to read Scott Adams' "The Joy of Work." If you really want to write articles and be in Marketing don't volunteer to do IT stuff. Clearly, your strategy of "quick and courteous service" (see page 40) is not working out for you.
I find Adobe proprietary apps like pdf viewer and flash to be very annoying. I would love a nice rain to wash that mud away.
I agree, have you ever read a http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raymond_Kurzweil book ? the guy can not write a decent paragraph. He should stick to synthesizers. I think that computers are instruments or tools like telescopes or microscopes. They allow us to peer into a universe of logic and math but, they are not 'intelligent'
Having worked at UUNET/Worldcom I can tell you that building and maintaining infrastructure is a pain. What is Google going to do when a backhoe digs into their fiber feeder? I predict it will be 'beta' for a while and then dropped quietly.
How about customer service? Where is the 800 number? Oh I am just 'Labs' experiment? Sorry for bothering you. What is the name of that guy in the video, can I call him?
No amount of careful planning will ever replace dumb luck.