I think the phrase you're looking for is "grab them by the meowth".
More likely they have already decided to remove it in the new Macbook Pros expected soon, and are just doing this to get the complaints out of the way so they don't overshadow the launch.
The kindle just appears as a USB memory device. Why would there be a driver?
What makes you think that you can't use technology to solve a cultural problem?
... they need a union.
It's not the only possible use for it. You could, as you mention yourself, create your own compatible library and use that.
He argued that writing a program which could be linked with readline violated the GPL even if you didn't include readline, because it was a derivative work.
When you cut and paste from another site, don't forget to remove the picture captions.
According to the article, it can identify 10.1% of the Flickr images it was tested on at "city-level" accuracy.
... for people who earn 5 or 10 times as much as me, complaining that they don't get even more.
"Federal STEM OPT Extension Rule" - what does that mean?
It must be a very slow kettle if you can save 5 minutes by having it boil on schedule.
Privacy Badger claims there are 67 trackers on this page, including ones from NASA and British Telecom.
Here in the UK I bought an emergency phone for 10 pounds along with a 10 pound prepayment. The Sim will expire if I don't make a call at least once every three months, but other than that if I don't use it it won't cost anything.
"I have more information in one place than anybody in the world." -- Jerry Pournelle, an absurd notion, apparently about the BIX BBS