"Ich hab Streckenkunde, ich weiss wo es was zu essen gibt!" #ausbildungsleaks
"Auf der S1 sind voll viele Dönerbuden!" - "Ja klatr, heisst ja auch Ess-Bahn" #ausbildungsleaks
I've just realized something - when I talk about non-removeable batteries I get the response that it's a necessary design to make the phone water-proof.
But you *can* design a fully water proof phone where only the (user replaceable) battery has lessened water protection. If anything does happens, only the battery will be at risk - and it'll easily replaceable!
This #Windows10 insider survey is golden: "List 3 adjectives that best describe your experience with Windows 10."
'I Cut Google Out Of My Life. It Screwed Up Everything'
"The more frequent effect of the Google block though is that the internet itself slows down dramatically for me.
"Most of the websites I visit have frustratingly long load times because so many of them rely on resources from Google... On Airbnb, photos won’t load... Because I’m blocking Google, Dropbox thinks I’m not a real person and won’t let me sign in."
Wow, if you have access to a running ubuntu laptop, and you put it in suspend mode, and then remove the hardware, you can just log on to the running system afterwards (no password needed) and look at every still open/cached application, extract passwords kept in RAM (full disk encryption, anybody?), etc.
It's been wontfixed for a couple of months: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/unity/+bug/1777415
Given the current state of Mac hardware in general and MacBook Pros in particular, this is a very dim future ahead. I just cannot accept the abhorrent things Apple calls “keyboards” in their laptops. No hardware upgradability is a no-go for professionals.
macOS itself is becoming worse and worse with each and every release in terms of UI/UX, stability and functionality. Apple is determined to completely take away general computing and lock it down to an iOS/ChromeOS state.
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It's become clear to me that if you do choose to make your own federated software project, it is basically required to be plugin-based, or at least be very easily customizable, on both the server and the client. Because software that is meant to connect all kinds of people, needs to afford to all the different needs of all kinds of people.
Jakob, computer engineering student at TU Vienna, does some art sometimes™ and hates poorly designed UIs | C3NOC/LOC Hel(l/p)desk Guy
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