* Posts by SlOrbA

4 posts • joined 18 Jun 2012

Microsoft runs a data centre on hydrogen for 48 whole hours, reckons it could kick hydrocarbon habit by 2030


Re: Hydrogen is a solution and its own worst enemy

"I wish Microsoft luck on this project, but it sounds like this 'backup system' might require its own backup system, at least until they have worked out the kinks with the hydrogen system."

It is in a sense good that Backup systems are more esoteric as they are meant to cope with highly unlikely circumstances. So using energy source that others are not going deplete is relevant strategy for business continuity.

Asia’s internet registry APNIC finds about 50 million unused IPv4 addresses behind the sofa


IPv4 Addresses are like Bitcoins for next 10 years

Checking the current market /23 block of IPv4 addresses cost as much as an Bitcoin. Finding three re-allocatable /8 blocks means someone is getting a big check.

Nokia to launch low-cost Android phone this month – report


Virtual Android

Could it be that Nokia would run virtual Android on WP like Jolla is running virtual Android in SailfishOS?

Apple MacBook Air 11in 2012


No mobile broadband

This formfactor is useless with out pervasive connectivity to networks and Apple still doesn't provide mobile broadband on it's laptops.


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