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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 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.

Like punning, programming is a play on words.