It is indeed insulation. The F35 uses fuel as a heat sink for electronics, the insulation is wrapped around a cooling tube that runs through the fuel. The insulation material used is not compatible with the fuel and degrades.
The "A10" is an identifier assigned by ARM, the company that owns the base IP that Apple uses to modify to create their own version of the CPU. So Apple is just using that same identifier for that part of it. I think the "Fusion" part is all Apple.
"3rd, so far so called "artificial intelligence","machine learning", are dumb algorithms." - Sure, but so are the algorithms that we use in our brains for object recognition and speech synthesis etc. If we ignore consciousness for a minute, all of this stuff is just very complex function approximation, whether google does it or your neurons do it.
I know. The professor admits he's not a cryptographer and then criticizes the way NSA forms a random number, which is a critical piece of crypto. Maybe they know something about crypto that he doesn't.
"It just can't be that hard to run an airline site compared to running a web site that peaked at Alexa 100" - You clearly have no idea what you are talking about. Go learn about the complexities of running an airline, the different software required, the number of users and systems supported, etc.
" case insensitive source code is an ongoing source of error in all source code" - how? I've been coding my entire life and I've never run into any issue with case insensitive languages, only case sensitive languages.
Poster you responded to doesn't seem to understand how the system works. Everyone, including the people paying cash pay for the credit card users because the 2% to 3% the store pays to CC company gets included in the prices to everyone, even the cash customers. I'm like you, free cash for X days, I pay the whole thing off before I incur interest, lather, rinse, repeat.