Needless Things

January 25th, 2006  |  Published in old and busted

So … that OmniWeb announcement I posted earlier caused me to delve a little further into the OW support archives where a long-suffering user asked “Why is OmniWeb so damn slow?”

Best exchange as a result:

> Since upgrading myself from a dual 800/1.25GB to a dual 2.7/4.5GB,
> OW scales MUCH better.

That’s good news. Only about $2000 between me and a faster browser.

I wonder if that study the NYT covered about how political partisans get a goose to their pleasure centers when they rationalize negative information about their preferred candidate also applies to sad nerds rationalizing shitty performance in their favorite apps?

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