Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Sat 19th Feb 2011 10:24 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems Okay, source material is more than 10 years old so this is not exactly news, but I think it's interesting anyway. This BeOS promotional video is a good reminder of how powerful modern hardware truly is, what hardware should be needed for light computer use, and how laughable modern desktop&mobile OSs are as far as performance is concerned. Here are part 1 and part 2 on YouTube.
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Slow scripting code
by rif42 on Tue 22nd Feb 2011 08:56 UTC
rif42
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2005-11-20

Lots of CPU power is wasted nowadays with processors crawling through scripting language code.

Edited 2011-02-22 08:58 UTC

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