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Comment Re:Showrunner? (Score 1) 191

They are responsible for the overall direction of the show. Often they are hands on in the creative process while other times they are more concerned with keeping everything running smoothly. Basically the CEO of the project.

Brian Fuller would probably be in the former I suspect as has a history of writing.

Comment What exactly is Moore's Law? (Score 1) 101

I've heard the term for years and thought I understood it. However, this thread seems to contain a lot of debate on exactly what Moore's Law means... I don't believe it actually has anything to do with cpu power doubling or transistor density. Can somebody clarify a precise definition?

Here is my interpretation...

If I buy a CPU today for X dollars in 18 months a CPU will exist that contains roughly twice the number of transistors that will also cost X dollars to purchase.

 

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