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This Is the End of the Silicon Chip, Here’s What’s Next

Electronics keep getting smaller, and it’s all thanks to electric switches called transistors. When these little fellas replaced vacuum tubes, computers went from the size of entire rooms to merely the corner of a room. In the 60-odd years since, transistors have kept shrinking, scaling down and powering up our …

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Transistors – The Invention That Changed The World

If I were to ask you what the most important advancement humankind has ever made what would you say money would make the case for fire our species was in an evolutionary rut until we harnessed its power it gave us the warp to survive harsh winters it’s light extended …

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Behind the Mic: The Science of Talking with Computers

GEOFFREY HINTON: We come into this world with the innate abilities to learn to interact with other sentient beings. Suppose you had to interact with other people by writing little messages to them. It’d be a real pain. And that’s how we interact with computers. It’s much easier just to …

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Map of Computer Science

We built computers to expand our brains originally scientists built computers to solve arithmetic but they turn out to be incredibly useful for many other things as well running the entire Internet lifelike graphics artificial brains or simulating the universe but amazingly all of it boils down to just flipping …

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TEENS REACT TO WINDOWS 95

♪ (punk rock music) ♪ – (Finebros) Okay, so we are not having you react to a video for this episode. – I’m scared. – (Finebros) Instead, you’re reacting to this! – Oh my god! You’ve gotta be kidding me. – It’s a Dell. Not the singer, but A Dell. …

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Retail Pro Testimonial – Modern PC

>> Hi. >> How may I help you today? >> So, my son is trying to convince me that I need a new laptop because mine feel slow. So, I thought I’d check out what you have. >> How old is your computer? >> I got it four years ago, …

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What can you do with a $20 laptop?

This is a $20 laptop. It was a thrift store find, and I got a little bit lucky in finding not just an IBM ThinkPad, which are bulletproof machines, but even the same model that I briefly owned back in the late 90’s – a 600X. I jumped on it, …

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DIY Dream Desk Setup – Clean Modern Wood Design

My dream desk setup is pretty simple. As long as the desk is nice and clean, the clutter of gadgets is kept to a minimum, and it’s ergonomic to support me throughout the day. You can’t really go wrong with the design. Hi I’m David and here’s a quick tour …

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