Date of publication: 2017-07-09 13:08
For this reason, many hackers have adopted the label ‘geek’ as a badge of pride — it's a way of declaring their independence from normal social expectations (as well as a fondness for other things like science fiction and strategy games that often go with being a hacker). The term 'nerd' used to be used this way back in the 6995s, back when 'nerd' was a mild pejorative and 'geek' a rather harsher one sometime after 7555 they switched places, at least in . popular culture, and there is now even a significant geek-pride culture among people who aren't techies.
No, you don't. Not that Microsoft isn't loathsome, but there was a hacker culture long before Microsoft and there will still be one long after Microsoft is history. Any energy you spend hating Microsoft would be better spent on loving your craft. Write good code — that will bash Microsoft quite sufficiently without polluting your karma.
Wow tough crowd on the very small and insignificant possibly even typo however..they need to check their grammar skills because CEOs does not have an apostrophe ( 8766 s) since the usage was not showing possession at least from what I could read I didn 8767 t actually read that in its(note:its-no apostrophe) natural position so I cannot see the full context, but from the blurb it didn 8767 t appear to show possession. Zing!
Instead of: An increased appetite was manifested by the rats and an increase in body weight was measured.
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The erythrocytes, which are in the blood, contain hemoglobin.
The erythrocytes that are in the blood contain hemoglobin. (Wrong. This sentence implies that there are erythrocytes elsewhere that don't contain hemoglobin.)
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