Quote:I'm curious what planet you live on, is the sky blue like ours?
Are you a computer faculty somewhere?
You resemble mine..
Quote:Back in '78
If you are comparing 2013 with 1978, then let me tell you only the sky is blue since then.
I am sure respected Dr. Strangelove had no facebook account,nor iphone and was unknown what wonders would be done by visual studio before making that comment.
Things have changed from then sir.
and working on windows-8 is different from mainframe.
8 year infants today know how to configure iphone,
where they would find cheats of their games,google can answer them anything.
and 1000's of other services they would use in future.
Don't you think they deserve to know some more knowledge(not only coding) about OS, so that they can implement their own idea in between something that has become so important part of their lives.
As a student we don't like to just sit and see things happening. We got to know some working behind the scenes so that we can manipulate or customize it in our way for our personal use.
And don't go back in 78 , think about next 78(2078)
World is short of ideas!