Is there Ice In Anartica?

My friend, the IT gut for a medical\resarch camp in Anartica sent me this nugget a few minutes ago:

Just something to tickle your gray matter…

 

“Where a calculator on the ENIAC is equipped with 18 000 vacuum tubes and weighs 30 tons, computers of the future may have only 1 000 vacuum tubes and perhaps weigh 1½ tons.”

 

– Popular Mechanics, March 1949.

 

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Brian L. Shunamon

http://www.geocities.com/mrtwistoff/

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Thanks Brian – always fun to have a hahahaah

 

cheers…harrybbbb

Harry Brelsford, CEO at smb nation www.smbnation.com

Microsoft Small Business Specialist SBSC, MBA, MCSE, MCT, MCP, CNE, CLSE, CNP

PS – did u know I host an annual conference in Seattle each october for SBSers and SMB consultants? This year we help launch SBS 2008 and Essential Business Server (EBS) between October 4-6!

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