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Is my work environment about to break? 2012

Why is a company known for doing something cutting edge with cars using the name "Drive" for a non-driving related product? @Google #irksome

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A few days later and I'm noticing files I use all the time are now misbehaving. Time to save local copies of everything and perhaps to switch back to desktop apps.

Super frustrating for this to be turning into more than just a marketing bafflement.

 

Oh and, despite being "techie", it took me four days to realize that they're referring to hard drives or disk drives. Here they'd finally gotten me to switch over to thinking about the thing I work with rather than an old technology physical container and they go and revert their language. Sigh.

Posted on May 25, 2012 at 03:05 PM in tools, tweets, warnings & kvetches | Permalink

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