I ran a kill-a-watt test recently. It costs about $5.50/month to run the PC idle, $13.50 a month to run a miner with an ASUS EAH6850 graphics card. I mine at about 230 Mhash/sec which makes about $22.63/month at current difficulty and exchange rate.
...concentrations of plastic reached one million particles per square mile. The study found concentrations of plastics at 3.34 pieces with a mean mass of 5.1 milligrams per square meter.
These numbers don't seem to add up. Isn't 1 million/sq mile the same as 0.386/sq meter?
Yeah, I love my wireless mouse with nano receiver. I can leave the receiver plugged into the laptop even when I put the laptop in its carrying case.
It would be nice if someone could make a Firefox plugin to do this same check.
"Today's robots are very primitive, capable of understanding only a few simple instructions such as 'go left', 'go right', and 'build car'." --John Sladek