quote: It's great that they can produce larger drives but how about a drive that actually has the full sdvertised amount of memory in windows? Even though it's only missing 7% after being converted into binary I still get pretty mad when my 250 GB drive lost 17 gigs. 1 TB is 1 TB in windows instead of ~952 GB.
quote: Also SI is there from the 19th scentury. IMHO this was a bit sooner that computers and the idea 1000~1024 showed up.
quote: ...while scientists say that it's possible to physically make a transporter, we don't yet have the computing power to make it a viable technology (though they say that with modern computing, we could do simple inanimate objects, like rocks).