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  1. old-wiz liked dan9700's post in the thread Apple Releases iTunes 12.7 With Major Changes, Including No Built-In App Store.

    So when i restore phone how to i sync apps its ages to re download to iphone and ipad

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:52 PM
  2. old-wiz liked Feenician's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    Shipping with bugs isn’t new (the old Commodore 64, a trivially simple machine by iPhone standards, had many, many bugs in the kernal,...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:43 PM
  3. old-wiz liked C DM's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    World peace would also make for a better world, and all it requires is people simply being nice to each other, yet after thousands of...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:42 PM
  4. old-wiz liked Jaekae's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    Will always be bugs as long as the programming language is complex enough to let a human make a mistake

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:38 PM
  5. old-wiz liked simonsi's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    The only 100% perfect, bug free software hasn't yet been released. And never will be.

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:38 PM
  6. old-wiz liked CTHarrryH's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    You don't find many of the bugs until released - as I said previously having a million people use something will turn up things that...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  7. old-wiz liked Tubamajuba's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    If final products weren’t released until all bugs are fixed, you would never see a new computer, phone, or tablet ever again. And as...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:37 PM
  8. old-wiz liked sparksd's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    No, Apple cannot test every possibility - there is not enough time or money to do that. And no, it is not the responsibility of the R&D...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:36 PM
  9. old-wiz liked sparksd's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    Retired now but I had almost 45 years in s/w and system development, some systems being safety critical and with SLOCs measured in the...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:36 PM
  10. old-wiz liked iSayBoourns's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    It’s virtually impossible to have bug free software. It’s been pointed out numerous times

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:35 PM
  11. old-wiz liked CTHarrryH's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    The OP obviously has never been involved in software development. As much as you try it is impossible to for see exactly how every user...

    Oct 17, 2017 at 12:34 PM
  12. old-wiz liked aevan's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    I find it really scary that you consider "fear for your job" an effective and viable motivational technique. These are professionals of...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 12:36 PM
  13. old-wiz liked Menel's post in the thread Purchased iPad Air that is blacklisted...will I get in trouble?.

    Ebay has much better buyer protection...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 8:48 AM
  14. old-wiz replied to the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    I spent 30 years in software development and maintenance. It is pretty much impossible to release software that has no bugs. Part of...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 8:41 AM
  15. old-wiz liked C DM's post in the thread Why Are There Bugs?.

    https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/244390 Mainly ultimately because humans are involved and reality (of complex software development...

    Oct 14, 2017 at 8:38 AM