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NewsYahoo is the latest company ignoring Web users’ requests for privacy PinstaffKevin Priddle1-May-14 11:35 
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GeneralRe: Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal [modified] PinpremiumPIEBALDconsult1-May-14 11:30 
The article seems to crash my Droid after causing it to overheat even more than Google Maps does.
 
<snarky>Was it written in BASIC?</snarky>
 

 
"And the thing is, some of the characteristics that have given BASIC a bad reputation are precisely the same ones that made it so easy to learn."
 
is perhaps more accurate as:
 
"And the thing is, some of the characteristics that made it so easy to learn are precisely the same ones that have given BASIC a bad reputation."
 

Oh, I guess snarky was still on.
You'll never get very far if all you do is follow instructions.


modified 1-May-14 20:15pm.

GeneralRe: Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal PinmemberTim Carmichael1-May-14 13:53 
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