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Jeff -- Why do sellers charge more for eBooks? Easy -- because they can. It's simple economics; sellers will charge that price which maximizes profits. How much an ebook costs to reproduce is utterly and completely irrelevant to that equation. If they could double their prices and only lose 25% of sales, they would.
Toggle Commented Apr 24, 2012 on Books: Bits vs. Atoms at Coding Horror
I had a friend who always said: "Moses brought the source code down from the mountain, not the documentation."
Toggle Commented Apr 23, 2012 on Learn to Read the Source, Luke at Coding Horror
California is famous for this among military people. CA tries (or at lease used to, it may have changed) to collect taxes for life from retired military personnel that served in CA. If you were in CA for four of your 20 years, you are supposed to pay income tax on 20% of your retirement money.
How in the world can a state make you fill out a questionnaire if you don't live there? What happens if you don't fill it out?
I'd add another: Never have a meeting to pass out information.
Toggle Commented Feb 14, 2012 on Meetings: Where Work Goes to Die at Coding Horror
Speech Recognition is the technology of the future, and always will be.
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