* Posts by unpale

5 posts • joined 17 Dec 2016

Apple hardware priced so high that no one wants to buy it? It's 1983 all over again

unpale

Re: As a dev system? No, startup biz!

> My first business as an entrepreneur was wholly run on the QL

I so hope you used Psion Xchange - the Microsoft Office of the 80's - ??

If at first, second, third... fourth time you don't succeed, you're Apple: Another appeal lost in $440m net patent war

unpale

This company is simply outrageous

It's an outrage that this company spend so much time in court, contributing nothing to making the world better place – they couldn't make a half-decent product themselves if they tried.

And VirnetX aren't much better.

Would you believe it? The Museum of Failure contains quite a few pieces of technology

unpale

Re: Betamax - Betamax quality wasn't actually that much better.

I use a CGA card myself.

640 pixels should be enough resolution for anybody.

Tablets become feebleslabs as sales spiral down

unpale

> This data will worry not just tablet-makers but PC-makers and Intel, as the latter two have held out hope that detachables would become a hot new class of device.

I hate to break it to the whizzkid thirty-somethings at Intel and Dell etc, but::

"Compaq Concerto", early 90's?

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/162381126439

Kids, look at the Deep Learnings! (We’re just going to slurp your data)

unpale

Re: Open Source, free hosted solution

AFAICT framanotes is 'online only', ie no offline editing?

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