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Comment: Re:Still too pricey per gig for mass storage (Score 1) 165 165

Which is why you get a real ATX motherboard with 4 (or 6 for upper class Intel) slots rather than a little microATX board with no expansion capability.

Every microATX motherboard I've seen in the last couple of years has four RAM slots. Both AMD and Intel.

Comment: Re:"real holography" (Score 5, Informative) 112 112

The article linked to in the article http://web.mit.edu/newsoffice/2011/video-holography-0124.html explains the actual holographic video generation part in more detail. They are using arrays of lasers to make fringe/interference patterns. This IS "real holography", just very low resolution and framerate.

Comment: Re:MMMMMMM! Origami! (Score 1) 84 84

Imagine a computer with hardware that literally reforms its self to accomplish new tasks on the fly.

Reconfigurable computing is already possible with FPGAs. You can't go and buy commodity x86-type hardware such as CPUs or GPUs just yet, but "soon" (sooner than practical nuclear fusion, later than DNF) it will happen.

A fail-safe circuit will destroy others. -- Klipstein