Commented on Over-Extended Metaphor for the day
Calling OS X and iOS unix is stretching it a bit. Yes, they still have a POSIX API, although almost no one uses it, and a bash shell. But they no longer have the original unix kernel, file system, device...
Commented on Things that keep me awake at night #1: The end of telephony
I ask tele-marketers to hold on for a second, and put the phone down on the desk. Then I go about my business. 10 or 15 minutes later, whenever I remember, I just hang up. Hopefully I can waste enough...
Commented on 2512
Interesting that you didn't mention religion. Given the decline of membership in traditional organized religions in the developed world, and the growth of "nones" or "brights" or whatever euphemism you want to use for agnostics and atheists, I'd guess the...