“I’m not sure… that ‘Home Page’… is the modern word for that” – Brian Del Vecchio at dinner last night
Chumby Devices Handed Out at Foo
When applications crash on OS X, you get a little dialog box asking you if you would like to send the crash details to Apple. Presumably, they actually use this data to continuously improve their products by providing ~realtime bug reports to their dev teams.
What would be really useful, though, is if Apple would respond
to me via email telling me if there’s something that I can do to prevent these crashes from occurring, such as applying an update, changing some setting somewhere, etc.
As you can imagine, this would be pretty useful. But since this interaction resembles something like to an actual conversation , I am not optimistic that it will happen soon.
Either someone was very, very busy overnight in levee restructuring or we’re once again being subjected to gut-feeling, faith-based happy talk.
Radio FIP is now streaming stereo MP3 streams instead of their flakey Ogg stream.
I really hope that we do have closures in Java 1.7… there are some constructs for parallel programming that I’ve been noodling around with that would require closures in the language.
Interview with the founder of American Apparel.
Via Halley Suitt