WRT “His 2010 xmas bonus is bigger than my life’s earnings. That monster is just getting going” – Dude, I laughed out loud.
For the sake of your career and the products you work on you have to surf these waves. Like, we did the MOG Roku app and that dev context could hardly be more proprietary. At the same time, since we started that project the option to do HTML on TVs has come into being. You could see the HTML wave coming, and that it was probably a tsunami eventually, but it was just a little bump in the water at that point and too small to ride.