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Conflicker affected me... though I don't use Windows

Feb 14, 2009, 19:43 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Edmundo Carmona)

[ Thanks to Edmundo Carmona for this link. ]

"They are still developing applications in-house using proprietary frameworks tied to Windows. And here is why it bothers me: They have invested and continue to invest time (hence money.. public money, should I add) on getting themselves tied to one proprietary platform. Every line of code that they add up to their already enormous code stack is another line of code that ties them even tighter to Windows. And that's sad. What's done is done.. there's not much they can do about the code they have already written... but they could be changing the languages they use to develop their applications that could allow them to move to another platform if they so wished later on (doing it gradually)."

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