Daily Archives: December 13, 2013

ARM v Intel – David v Goliath – Facebook’s Compiling PHP For ARM…

“The smoking gun for this dramatic shift was a post by Facebook on the Hip Hop Virtual Machine blog on Thursday that indicated the team is implementing ARM processor support in its translation engine, which turns Facebook’s PHP code into … Continue reading

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Newspeak From M$

I have to laugh sometimes at the defence fans of M$ put up in the comments here from time to time. Vista is getting to be so old that even the head honchos diss it… Gates (2008): “Vista’s not a … Continue reading

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Ken Starks’ Story

“when we first started out we did contact Microsoft and told them what we wanted to accomplish. On our third attempt to contact them, we did receive a response. They offered us Windows XP SP1 at 50 dollars a license.” … Continue reading

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