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Comment Re:Cheaper iPad 2 (Score 1) 471

You're comparing apples to oranges. Most 5-year-old PCs won't run Windows 7 very well, if at all, and have no chance at Windows 8.

Most 5 year old PC's are running some variant of the Core 2 Duo, and run Windows 7 just fine.

Comment Re:Not Trolling? (Score 1, Insightful) 122 "Software which is deliberately released as open source cannot be said to be relying on security through obscurity (the design being publicly available), but it can nevertheless also experience security debacles (e.g., the Morris worm of 1988 spread through some obscure—though widely visible to those who looked—vulnerabilities)."

Numeric stability is probably not all that important when you're guessing.