from the to-boot-from-to-boot-to-boot dept.
mikemuch writes "While you're waiting for Blu-Ray and HD-DVD, you may want to check out ExtremeTech's roundup of dual-layer DVD burners. Starting at about $43US, some of them are quite powerful, come with nice bundled software, and are pretty good deals, to boot."
They are called computers simply because computation is the only significant
job that has so far been given to them.