10 year-old me: wow you have THREE computers??? id love to just even have 1 computer
present-day me: yeah but they're all garbage. computers got really really cheap over the years yknow. but none of them work at all. especially since they replaced programs with uhhh.... well programs are now...... y'know when you go on a web page at xmas and theres falling snowflakes?
10 year-old me: java?? script???
present-day me: yeah thats all we use now. thats how they make the programs mostly
@jk time travel was a mistake
@jk the snowflakes are now either bugs, security holes, ads that spy on you or all of the above.
But there's just as many of them as those old snowflakes.
@jk this is one of the saddest internet stories
I have around ten computers, most of them stuff that other people threw out as garbage, and I'm still pretty excited about them.
@jk imagine if 20 years ago we programed everything in mIRCscript
@jk 10yr old me would me disgusted that I have a computer 10 thousand times more powerful than his, that I use as a 5v and 3.3v breadboarding supply and basically don't run any software on at all.
But kind of fascinated that I can't even guess how many computers I have.
@joeyh I have definitely somewhere between 5 and 50 computers. that i know of
10 year-old me: wow you have so many computers
present-day me: THOSE ARE MY GARBAGE COMPUTERS LEAVE THEM ALONE THEY'RE WAY OLDER THAN YOU AND SO THEY HAVE SENIORITY
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