Fri, 11 Aug 2006

Seattle Next Week

I suspect there aren’t a lot of ‘softies reading this blog, but just in case, I’ll be working in the Bellevue/Redmond area next week, so if you feel like showing a Machead around town (I’ll buy the beer!), drop me a line, marmoset at gmail…

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The Magic Word:
Which planet is closest to the sun? (hint -- it's Mercury...)

Imagine that Cray computer decides to make a personal computer. It has
a 150 MHz processor, 200 megabytes of RAM, 1500 megabytes of disk
storage, a screen resolution of 4096 x 4096 pixels, relies entirely on
voice recognition for input, fits in your shirt pocket and costs $300.
What’s the first question that the computer community asks?

“Is it PC compatible?”