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* Posts by Rolland Trolland

3 posts • joined 23 Apr 2012

Moore's Law has ten years to run, predicts physicist

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@Mussie

Aye, those were t'days. Real programmers wrote code by candlelight with rusty t' soldering iron, on motherboard made out of sheeps bladder :)

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And not a moment too soon!

The horrific bloated slop that passes for code these days is an embarrassment to anyone of pre GUI age.

Maybe when / if a processor cap appeared Moores law could be continued (in a fashion) by people dumping some of these lazy libraries and putting a bit more thought into their code so that the processor is actually doing something useful and not merely navigating it's way around excessive layers of pointless abstraction!

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Google founders, James Cameron, go asteroid mining

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Re: Now all they need to invent...

...hardly seems worth it. Now smuggling Slaves and Narcotics, that's where the real money is..

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