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https://github.com/jlund/streisand is a nice and quick way to achieve this.

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short answer: yes.

long answer: Most Portuguese users under 30 years old can read and write, at least, basic english, and would prefer to use the english version of your app instead of brazilian portuguese. This is the scenario that I experience with people around me, at least.

People who are not so comfortable with english will _endure_ the brazilian portuguese if you provide no alternative.

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I can say my cats are fine... :)

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Seems a cool idea to use with mockups and prototypes, but an awful idea to use in a serious product.

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Why? remember your product will function exactly the same. It just makes more thing possible.

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No, it will not function exactly the same, because it sends stuff through your server. That is a very important difference.

Leaving my front door open when I'm on holiday also makes more things possible. That does not mean I will like those things.

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If you are working on super sensitive website for the NSA, I totally agree. YOU SHOULDN'T USE IT.

But if you have a blog and you would like to constantly display some specific content from a different webpage via ajax it seems like the easiest & most simple solution.

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Don't take me wrong… I would use your service in any proof-of-concept/mockup/prototype… It really helps a lot in those use cases, since is one less thing for me to worry about.

I just don't trust it enough to use in production.

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There is a level of trust needed. However, you can use this library, change the proxy url and implement the server side yourself.

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I don't doubt that your service works with the best intentions, but why should I open a security hole in my application, when I can easily avoid it by writing my own proxy and keep it private?

What happens to my application, if your service goes through a DDoS? What happens to my application, if you suddenly decide to close your service?

I'm pretty sure you can use these arguments about other services, but this service exactly, is not worth the risk.

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console.log is a debug statement used in Javascript code. However is not supported in older browsers like IE8...

If you forget to remove then, IE8 will crash and burn...

It may also affect performance, although that is usually negligible...

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Stripping out console.log as part of a build process tends to be the ideal solution, but on smaller projects it's nice to leave them intact so the below is my preferred method:

if (typeof console == "undefined") { console = { log: function() {} }; };

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> console.log is a debug statement used in Javascript code. However is not supported in older browsers like IE8...

That is not quite correct. IE8 (and IE9 I believe) support `console.log`, but only when the developer tools are open.

Needless to say, it is rather frustrating.

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isn't that also true of the other browsers?

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Not that I know of. It was probably an issue in Firefox if Firebug wasn't installed before it got built-in devtools.

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It is true for Firefox 4 and older.

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No.

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To print screen a specific window, CMD+Ctrl+Shift+4+Space

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As a portuguese... Zuckerberg buying Portugal would be the best thing ever! =D

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Too bad it's Mark Zuckerman, a little-known cheese manufacturer. After the depression, Portugal was going for $3,000.

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ahaha! my mistake =) still... as the country is going, even a little-known cheese manufacter will be able to buy the country

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Yep, we'll throw Greece in for an extra $800, looks like!

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I'd sure as hell leave in a pinch.

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Sounds promising, and I really enjoy the dropbox idea. Let's just see if they are able to finish the product's development.

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Honestly I believe that this is the proper way of stealing an idea, just like Picasso once taught us...

You took the concept and tried to developed it even further. Successfully or not, I can praise this, unlike the other ripoff...

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I concur!

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