* Posts by gorand2

8 publicly visible posts • joined 2 Nov 2011

Cheers, Bill Gates. Who wouldn't want drinking water made from POO?


One little problem

One little problem is that the water from the poo & piss will always be less than the water that the poor people take in. So they'll still need to drink some bad water.

Asteroid miners to strap 'scopes to new Virgin Galactic rocket


Re: Valuable stuff?

10 Million for 225 Kg is not cheap by any means, it's a rip-off!

Gaia scientist Lovelock: 'I was wrong and alarmist on climate'


Re: Gaia

The actual climate models never predicted such a great heat increase as to kill most humans. Only enough to melt some polar ice so some countries will lose territory to sea, and raise the temperature a bit.

3D processor-memory mashups take center stage


Re: Re: awesomeness

512MB sram, 256MB dram - surely there's a mistake. The dram should be more.

Future of computing crystal-balled by top chip boffins


This is deliberate misinformation, targeting the shareholders, for the purpose to keep share prices high.


This is a piece of misinformation. The chip process speed progress is nearly over. There is no-way to go lower than 14nm, so only 2 "process shrinks" to go.

Russia successfully launches Glonass-M


It's actually an abreviation.

AMD pins exascale vision on Fusion APUs


10 TFlops per 150W is pure fantasy imho