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Comment Re: Softare and wording problem (Score 1) 210

I never leave it plugged in overnight. I have a thing that plays a tune when it reaches 100% to remind me to unplug the charger. Four year old Note 2 and the battery is fine.

But my son did ask me why don't they just make the phone so that it stops charging at 100% and won't overcharge. I don't really have an answer for this. Seems possible.

Comment Re:DDoS and spoofing (Score 1) 596

But if the FBI's version blocked Apple from issuing their own legitimate update it would become immediately apparent.

At that point no one would buy iPhones again. It seems rather bold for the government to plunge one of the countrys most successful and richest companies into instant bankruptcy. Then you really know the shit has hit the fan.

Comment Re:Python and C? (Score 1) 64

I wrote my backup program in one language but made sure my restore program was in bash, cuz if my house burns down 5 years from now and I have to restore from the cloud, I don't want to have to install programs just to get my stuff back.

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