In other words, there isn't a monetary reward for the good deed, for discovering the bug in the software.2. feathers do not pay the rent.
Not at all. There are three meanings:3. Isn’t a computer hacker a bad guy? It seems that there is a little contradictory for me in below paraphraph.
- One who is proficient at using or programming a computer; a computer buff.
- One who uses programming skills to gain illegal access to a computer network or file.
- One who enthusiastically pursues a game or sport: a weekend tennis hacker.Source: The American Heritage®
Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. 2006 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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