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"In one world I know of there is actually a LEGAL... 2,115 Views / 25 Replies  
"In one world I know of there is actually a LEGAL requirement & 16 year Statute of Limitations for document access."
Are you aware of the warehouses full of boxes of blank paper that are kept by the...
Posted by jfgilbert, on May 1, 2015 at 01:01 PM, in Mac News
Any US company that has a successful gadget... 242 Views / 1 Replies  
Any US company that has a successful gadget manufactured in China should expect Xiaomi to produce a cheap copy quickly. You can save a lot of money by eliminating all R&D, not having activists and...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Mar 5, 2015 at 01:24 PM, in Tech News
So Apple is getting sued for not hiring from... 240 Views / 3 Replies  
So Apple is getting sued for not hiring from Google because they must have had a no-poaching agreement, and Apple is getting sued for hiring from Samsung and A123, because must not have had a...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Feb 23, 2015 at 01:53 PM, in Tech News
This was the populist move to placate the... 1,076 Views / 11 Replies  
This was the populist move to placate the customers of the big ISPs. This does not cost the telcos a penny, even if AT&T complains about it. Next there will be a watered down neutrality ruling that...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jan 29, 2015 at 04:08 PM, in Tech News
Is there anything Samsung would not do to copy... 220 Views / 5 Replies  
Is there anything Samsung would not do to copy Apple? Except for creating original products, that is.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jan 19, 2015 at 02:01 PM, in Tech News
How can this person claim to "represent" her... 1,625 Views / 23 Replies  
How can this person claim to "represent" her constituents?
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jul 17, 2014 at 09:31 AM, in Tech News
Funny how Tim Cook is holding a bottle of Smart... 913 Views / 7 Replies  
Funny how Tim Cook is holding a bottle of Smart Water, and their ad pops up on the page. Does not look like a coincidence?
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jun 6, 2014 at 01:32 PM, in Mac News
Another technological advance that Apple... 887 Views / 8 Replies  
Another technological advance that Apple shamelessly copied by doing it first.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Apr 2, 2014 at 12:46 PM, in Tech News
Comcast says its donations are "important for our... 206 Views / 3 Replies  
Comcast says its donations are "important for our customers, our employees and our shareholders." But these are the people who elected the representatives, so the donations are really unnecessary. Of...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Mar 11, 2014 at 07:02 PM, in Tech News
It sure makes business easier when you own the... 362 Views / 4 Replies  
It sure makes business easier when you own the government.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Feb 27, 2014 at 12:56 AM, in Tech News
Obviously, you don't understand how Samsung... 915 Views / 7 Replies  
Obviously, you don't understand how Samsung works. In Korea, the user would have immediately apologized and published a revised account of his story completely exonerating the product. In return for...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Dec 10, 2013 at 02:16 AM, in Tech News
In other words, Microsoft has not completely... 221 Views / 3 Replies  
In other words, Microsoft has not completely broken Skype yet, but they are working on it.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Nov 25, 2013 at 01:38 PM, in Tech News
OMG! It is impossible, once people have... 240 Views / 3 Replies  
OMG! It is impossible, once people have experienced the delights of the open system, how can they go to the iShackles of the all controlling jobsian utopy! It must be an error (time to pull out the...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Nov 11, 2013 at 11:34 AM, in Tech News
OMG! Let's all get our torches and pitchforks,... 468 Views / 6 Replies  
OMG! Let's all get our torches and pitchforks, and march on Cupertino!
Posted by jfgilbert, on Nov 7, 2013 at 02:26 PM, in Tech News
No mention of who made the faulty drives? 808 Views / 8 Replies  
No mention of who made the faulty drives?
Posted by jfgilbert, on Oct 19, 2013 at 09:36 PM, in Tech News
I think his problem is not so much the upgrade... 1,348 Views / 12 Replies  
I think his problem is not so much the upgrade but the fact that it takes 1GB of space on his device for something that he does not want. That aside, suing the CEO is a ridiculous way to go about it....
Posted by jfgilbert, on Oct 18, 2013 at 07:53 PM, in Tech News
Edit: there was a closing "sarcasm" tag before... 1,383 Views / 14 Replies  
Edit: there was a closing "sarcasm" tag before (just in case)
Posted by jfgilbert, on Oct 15, 2013 at 11:54 AM, in Tech News
Sad to see that Apple is copying again, after... 1,383 Views / 14 Replies  
Sad to see that Apple is copying again, after stealing from Microsoft and Samsung, this time it's Dell.
(just in case)
Posted by jfgilbert, on Oct 15, 2013 at 11:53 AM, in Tech News
If you say something with enough conviction and... 1,253 Views / 12 Replies  
If you say something with enough conviction and repeat it often enough, people start accepting it, and, after a while, it becomes true enough. Religious sects, political parties, and other groups who...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Oct 8, 2013 at 08:07 AM, in Tech News
The US was ranked 17th in education last year,... 223 Views / 3 Replies  
The US was ranked 17th in education last year, behind many scandinavian and asian countries, continuing its downward trend. The poor results are attributed to a lack of an education culture more than...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Aug 22, 2013 at 06:27 PM, in Tech News
He should stick to promising software features... 1,538 Views / 26 Replies  
He should stick to promising software features that don't work and racing boats - things that he knows well - and not comment on Apple just because Steve Jobs was his friend but Tim Cook is not.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Aug 13, 2013 at 12:59 AM, in Tech News
Idle speculation. Note the absence of any... 1,501 Views / 13 Replies  
Idle speculation. Note the absence of any supporting information of evidence. There is no way an outsider, especially working for Fox Business News, would have any information about what Apple Board...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Aug 9, 2013 at 05:06 PM, in Tech News
Of course, they are testing with different sizes... 397 Views / 3 Replies  
Of course, they are testing with different sizes of screens, I would expect that they do that continuously. Is this a filler article that the WSJ and Electronista pull whenever there is nothing to...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jul 22, 2013 at 01:12 PM, in Tech News
So a bunch of so-called analysts who have never... 271 Views / 5 Replies  
So a bunch of so-called analysts who have never built or sold a product continue to gang up on APPL, just because they think it will give them a bigger audience, and, if they repeat it long enough...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jul 11, 2013 at 12:18 AM, in Tech News
OMG! How dare you say something positive about... 640 Views / 4 Replies  
OMG! How dare you say something positive about Apple?
Don't you know that the hive will rise against you, insult you, and then ostracize you as a paid shill and an iSomething-witty? Besides...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jul 5, 2013 at 11:36 AM, in Tech News
In case there was any doubt, my previous comment... 257 Views / 3 Replies  
In case there was any doubt, my previous comment was in jest. Somehow, my "sarcasm" end tag was filtered out.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jun 26, 2013 at 12:57 AM, in Tech News
This is impossible! Everybody knows that Apple... 257 Views / 3 Replies  
This is impossible!
Everybody knows that Apple has failed, and Samsung has won. This must be a biased survey and the reporter is obviously a paid shill.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jun 25, 2013 at 10:17 AM, in Tech News
The problem is that Samsung's R&D Division and... 307 Views / 5 Replies  
The problem is that Samsung's R&D Division and their Design Department have not come up with anything new in months. They wanted to fire them all, but Tim Cook refused.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Jun 7, 2013 at 11:12 AM, in Tech News
I think they're just trying to get a job at Sony.... 1,562 Views / 13 Replies  
I think they're just trying to get a job at Sony.
Either that, or they are incredibly stupid, but they are politicians and elected officials, so it cannot be. We know governments would never do...
Posted by jfgilbert, on May 27, 2013 at 05:49 PM, in Tech News
Good luck with that, Senator. 279 Views / 4 Replies  
The problem is that the airlines want to keep their passengers in a passive, obedient, mode because it allows them to stack you into ever smaller spaces, keep you strapped in your seat, and reduce...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Mar 8, 2013 at 02:29 PM, in Tech News
Good luck with that, Senator. 279 Views / 4 Replies  
The problem is that the airlines want to keep their passengers in a passive, obedient, mode because it allows them to stack you into ever smaller spaces, keep you strapped in your seat, and reduce...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Mar 8, 2013 at 02:27 PM, in Tech News
Professional gaming? 269 Views / 4 Replies  
Their target market is game developers?
Posted by jfgilbert, on Mar 7, 2013 at 09:30 AM, in Tech News
Apple is not the threat to Microsoft, and Ballmer... 228 Views / 10 Replies  
Apple is not the threat to Microsoft, and Ballmer knows it. The clueless investors compare MSFT to AAPL because they were competing 30 years ago, but today it is meaningless. Google is much more...
Posted by jfgilbert, on Nov 28, 2012 at 04:39 PM, in Tech News
Yes, it is so much better to pretend that you... 1,015 Views / 37 Replies  
Yes, it is so much better to pretend that you know everything and have every answer. Only an inferior mind would be open to other people's knowledge and intellect.
Posted by jfgilbert, on Nov 19, 2012 at 08:41 AM, in Political/War Lounge
 
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