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The end of Moores Law

This post was originally written on December 2, 2003 Today, ZD Net sent the following paragraph in their daily email news blast: Moore’s Law, as chip manufacturers generally refer to it today, is coming to […]

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Are we there yet?

The IEEE Spectrum magazine of February 2008, in an article on 60Ghz silicon transceivers, said: The electronic devices in our homes and offices will be chattering furiously and wirelessly in another five to 10 years.  […]

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Cyber-crime – the growing threat

“It’s growing so quickly that we’ve got to run to stand still” – that is the sobering assessment of the battle against cyber-crime from Steven Wilson head of Europol’s cyber-crime centre. via BBC.com

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ROT

Took the following out of some IT vendor’s email that I got: ROT – redundant, outdated and trivial data – routinely clogs servers making it hard to distinguish the good data from the bad without […]

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A Visit from Old St. Geek

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the houseNot a hard drive was whirring, nor clicking of mouse;The PC’s were unplugged from the network with care,In hopes that a new version soon would be […]

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How many Apple Watches?

A year ago today, 2014-12-08, the Motley Fool predicted that Apple could sell between 22.6 to 30 million Apple Watches. How did Tim and company do?  As I’m writing this on 2014-12-08, I think that […]