Off topic: Why translators should be nice to their computers
Thread poster: Nicole Schnell

Nicole Schnell  Identity Verified
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May 16, 2013




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Gudrun Wolfrath  Identity Verified
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Thanks, Nicole, May 16, 2013

for the warning.

Gudrun


 

Allison Wright  Identity Verified
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Telephone May 16, 2013

I am surprised the telephone did not retaliate, too.icon_wink.gif

I guess I don't have to worry about always dropping my smartphone, then.


 

Nicole Schnell  Identity Verified
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The telephone might retaliate in its own way... May 16, 2013

Allison Wright wrote:

I am surprised the telephone did not retaliate, too.icon_wink.gif

I guess I don't have to worry about always dropping my smartphone, then.



Your abused telephone will make sure that you are put on hold whenever you try to call someone, while being forced to listen to muzak from hell forever and ever.

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Cetacea  Identity Verified
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I'm always nice to my computer. May 16, 2013

I have no reason not to be. I have a Mac...icon_biggrin.gif

But thanks for a good laugh, Nicole!


 

Nicole Schnell  Identity Verified
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I still have my Mac from 1996. May 16, 2013

Cetacea wrote:

I have no reason not to be. I have a Mac...icon_biggrin.gif


His name is "Anton", I call him "Tony", and he works flawlessly whenever I wake him up. Ha!


 


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