Archives for August 2018
AT commands, originally designed in the early 80s for controlling modems, are still in use in most modern smartphones to support telephony functions.
I might have been trespassing up there, but I would often go to the 19th-floor business lounge to work and study. Located on the top floor of a luxury high-rise in the SOMA district of San Francisco, the lounge was only accessible to residents of the building.
Considering how proudly they declare that they are designing the future, technology companies seem almost comically bad when it comes to anticipating the consequences of the things they create.