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Percy
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Message 3 of 26 (885599)
04-20-2021 9:20 AM


The Larger Picture
This trend in astronomy is just a minor corollary in what has now become known round the world as the Percy Postulate: eventually all jobs will be programming jobs. Even my coffee cup is programmable and has an app now:

--Percy


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Message 14 of 26 (885729)
04-24-2021 5:49 PM
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Re: The Larger Picture
dwise1 writes:

So you can drink your coffee only if you have a compatible phone? Eg, if you have an iPhone and an Android coffee cup then your phone will refuse to talk to your coffee cup?

Naw, everything's compatible, it's no problem, or at least it wasn't until the coffee cup got snippy after I used it for ramen noodles.

Fortunately there are manual overrides, but they're in the Matrix guarded by my toaster which hasn't let me pass since I tried to use it to warm up a fried egg.

--Percy


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