Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 28th May 2012 21:47 UTC
Apple As Engadget notes, almost 1 million people jailbroke their iOS device this weekend, after the release of Abstinthe 2.0. Considering I'm actually hearing more and more non-techie users talk about jailbreaking, this doesn't surprise me in the slightest.
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RE[3]: Stupid
by audun on Tue 29th May 2012 08:07 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Stupid"
audun
Member since:
2005-07-13

I use Windows on my MacBook Pro because Visual Studio, IIS and MS SQL Server only works with Windows. I use it in VirtualBox btw, but it's still Windows..

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RE[4]: Stupid
by phoenix on Tue 29th May 2012 20:00 in reply to "RE[3]: Stupid"
phoenix Member since:
2005-07-11

IIS and MS SQL Server


You poor, poor thing, having to use those monstrocities. ;) Where should we send the sympathy cards and flowers?



:)

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RE[4]: Stupid
by thavith_osn on Tue 29th May 2012 22:41 in reply to "RE[3]: Stupid"
thavith_osn Member since:
2005-07-11

I guess you only use them due to work, and that's cool, I've been "forced" to use / support certain technologies too.

Right now I "have" to have Windows running in a virtual app just to make sure IE is supported. If I could get IE9 running in Wine I would be very happy, but so far that just doesn't seem to work (if anyone has that working, let me know).

I like MS SQL Server by the way...

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RE[5]: Stupid
by audun on Wed 30th May 2012 10:53 in reply to "RE[4]: Stupid"
audun Member since:
2005-07-13

Yes, it's because of work.

But I have to say that I enjoy programming in C# in Visual Studio 2010 with Entity Framework 4.

A bit more off topic stuff: I borrowed a MacBook Air power supply from a colleague one day. There was a flash-animation showing in a hidden tab in firefox in windows in virtualbox and the machine used more power than the power supply could give. At the start of the day I had 100% battery, and after about four hours I only had 60% left; with the power supply still plugged in...

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