Monday, May 2, 2005

"Ooh this could be messy"

"But you don’t seem to mind
Ooh don’t go telling everybody
And overlook this supposed crime"

- lyrics from "Hands Clean" by Alanis Morissette

Looking to buy a new computer? Here is a useful guide about processors. It maybe slightly out dated, but there is some good information. (The article is a little hard on Intel, but most of the information appears to be truthful). What is the Pentium 4 really good for? Game playing and DVD ripping - not your everyday user.

Looking for a laptop? I highly recommend you get one with a Transmeta chip. Getting this kind of chip is suppose to get smart as you use it. Kid you not (a professor told me that). The battery life on laptops with this kind of chip are amazing. Although, they are not as powerful as other chips on the market. Check out the list of laptops (ok, notebooks same thing) that come with these chips.

Computer history: Cray-1 Supercomputer

Take time to look at the stars - you might just see a dog or two.

Trivia for today: What does Lewis, Clark, and Astronauts have in common? Find the answer here.

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