if we could just get the robots to only fight other robots...
wishing I had mod points...
You do realize that this is satire, written by a liberal, don't you?
I've got some really sage advice for you, but you won't be able to get it...
This just highlights the fact that IP law is broken. The object that the information reach the public domain has somehow been corrupted into permanent income for the creator. The repair begins with a proper understanding of the purpose of IP protections.
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This statement concerns me: "But its chairman, Josef Fendt, said later that the track was far faster than its designers ever intended it to be." How could designers NOT be aware of how fast a person would be flying down the track? Do they not have rudimentary knowledge of physics?
Game graphics seem to be getting better and better while the games seem to be getting more and more dull. Mass Effect 2 and Bioshock 2 are hardly games at all anymore, they are little more than movies with a fast forward button.
At the end of the metastable state, the contents of the memory are purely random. The researchers' experiments with an array of flip-flop units show that for small arrays the extra layer makes the random number almost twenty times more 'random' than conventional methods
If it's "purely" random (as they put it), then how can you measure the difference between it and a "conventional" method? Wouldn't comparing a pseudo random source to "true" randomness be like comparing a finite number to infinity? In that you "know" it's more random, but it's impossible to quantify with a finite value (the twenty times qualifier)?