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Comment Re:No kidding (Score 2) 137

1) I am sure US totally wants to steal information on any stealth fighter developing in China. They want to know what they are making. And I am sure there are many efforts in progress to gain as much information as possible.

2) "Free" vs "Un-Free" is not the determining factor is innovation and scientific achievements now or into the future. You should be more worried about spending on education, society's attitude to science and bans on things like stem cell research. In the spending on education and society attitude to science the US is lagging many other nations.

Deprecating the Datacenter? 367

m0smithslash writes "The blogging CEO asserts that that datacenters are doomed. Computers are showing up in everything from drill bits, to cargo ships to tracking devices in stuffed animals at Disneyland. With computers becoming so small and easy to distribute over a wireless network, do we really need data centers to house computers or are the computers going to be placed where they are really needed?"

At the source of every error which is blamed on the computer you will find at least two human errors, including the error of blaming it on the computer.