A little variety is needed with everything. No one wants a plate full of veggies, or a plate full of meat (well, most of us don’t). Why should we settle for such a monopoly in the phone market?
Apple, Android and Windows phone account for 95% of the modern phone market, but there are at least a half dozen other open source operating systems. Why don’t we hear more about them? Why are the politics behind our most integral modern device ran by pretty much two companies?
Everyone knows CTRL+ALT+DELETE. I think even Apple users have tried it a couple times. Windows’ famous keyboard combination for rebooting your computer actually started as an internal “Easter egg”, only meant for Microsoft engineers and developers. Word of the combination got out though, and the rest is history. Continue reading