Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 9th Feb 2011 23:29 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems And, of course, just as I decide to leave the live blogging to play a game of Left 4 Dead 2, HP drops the big bombshell right at the end of their press event: webOS is coming to PCs!
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My Bad
by kaelodest on Thu 10th Feb 2011 05:48 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by Laurence"
kaelodest
Member since:
2006-02-12

But in the land of sh*t sandwiches the man with his own lunchbox is king. All I am saying is what a sensible person or a engineer wnats and understands to be _true and correct_ is often beyond the concern horizon of the other 95% of the computing consumer's concern.
I hope that they can do most of it in JS. But as far as really solid and quick development I will prefer doing it in Cocoa. And If I would write a 'web app' in 2011 i would go with Cappuccino.
But if an app takes 8 or 6 seconds to load will most users care? Well will they care a lot? That sucks. I for real suppose that 10 seconds on the outside is terrible. So give me a casual game or augmented reality app that is worth waiting 10, or 8 or even 6 seconds to load AND is java then maybe I will give that a second look, until then I really like the low activation energy in MacOS X
BTW just taught eight 11 year old kids how to link up bindings in core data. Took all of 3 90 minute sessions. From nothing to Persistant State - goodness -(•_~) my bad Guiness and Coffee.

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RE: My Bad
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Thu 10th Feb 2011 07:43 in reply to "My Bad"
Bill Shooter of Bul Member since:
2006-07-14

Yeah, none of that was a response to my comment. You just seem to have said that an unrelased version of webos on unreleased hardware is slow compared to OS X on different hardware. Well, that's a useful comparison. Now, in that grand tradition lets compare Micheal jackson's early eighties music versus the music played while the titanic sunk for best lead bagpipe solo.

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RE: My Bad
by JAlexoid on Thu 10th Feb 2011 09:06 in reply to "My Bad"
JAlexoid Member since:
2009-05-19

And If I would write a 'web app' in 2011 i would go with Cappuccino.

This smells like fanboism. Really, I consider myself a Java zealot, but in 2011 a quick web-app would be either in PHP(the absolute king of quick web-apps for the last 10 years) or Ruby(with RoR)

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RE[2]: My Bad
by Lennie on Thu 10th Feb 2011 11:31 in reply to "RE: My Bad"
Lennie Member since:
2007-09-22

Are we still comparing runtime speed ? Or development now ?

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