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Comment Re:can't this hardware be translated to software? (Score 1) 55

I am going to assume that you are new to programming, because claiming that most software cannot benefit from parallel processing is hilariously false. It's just most programmers can't do it, or do it well that is the issue. Almost all software today can benefit from parallel processing, it's just a matter of how much, and if it is worth the expense of actually getting a programmer who can do it rather than throwing 10 code monkeys in a room to bang out barely functional code.

Comment Re:This is BS (Score 1) 440

In the US it is quite common to pass in the outside lane because they don't enforce the laws that require drivers in the inside lane to move out of it. So people constantly drive slow in the inner lanes oblivious to the fact that it is both illegal and creating dangerous driving scenarios around them. It is so common here in Chicago that I would say a good 30-35% of the time that I can travel faster in the outer most lane than the inner most lane no matter the time of day. Sad but true.

Comment Re: Yes, definitely assholes (Score 1) 440

While this crash killed only the driver, it points out that sophisticated AI is not yet to the point of recognizing all the risks involved in driving, and the AI alone is a danger to everyone else on the road.

Considering that there have been less accidents per driven mile with autopilot than the average driver, the same thing could be said about humans but worse. The government should be looking into how to reduce traffic accidents, which coincidentally REQUIRING all drivers to use autopilot would do.

Comment Re: And at the end of all this hoopla, (Score 1) 501

Not sure what you mean. The stats clearly show that the #1 version of Windows installed is Windows 10 (64-bit), which is what I said -- at 40.01%. The next closest is Windows 7 (64-bit) at 34.09%, and then Windows 8.1 (64-bit) at 12.46%.

As for which very large companies are already rolling out Windows 10, I don't think I should. I'm not sure if they care if others know or not, but I'm not wanting to find out from their legal departments that they do. I could say that one of them is one of the largest advertising agencies in the world, and other is a state government agency.

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