Glad things worked out OK in the end, but honestly, if you a) have a 4-year-old child at age 19, and b) think dropping $735 on an XBox One is an appropriate gift for a kid that young, your decision-making skills are probably a little suspect anyway.
The Ctrl+Alt+Del webcomic has dubbed it the Pulsing Blue Dickpunch of Sadness.
I'll take power>portability any day.
Sounds impressive, but can it make popcorn?
This is a textbook example of how ridiculous the Cult of Apple has become; each new version of the iPhone brings minute, nearly irrelevant feature changes from its predecessors, yet the zealots continue to fall all over themselves like it's the second coming. Now they're bringing the same phone out in a gold-anodized shell that would be tacky on a limited-edition Pokemon game, and it's worthy of a breathless news story as if it were the Apples of Idunn?
I've never felt so old.
The computer I'm posting this from is over 5 years old & on its last legs; it's getting difficult to do mundane tasks efficiently, and I haven't been able to play a current-gen game properly in years. I can't afford to upgrade much less replace it, so winning a PC like this would really make my day! (A shameless beg? Maybe. But at least I'm honest about it.)