Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 9th Sep 2011 15:17 UTC
Windows More news on Windows 8. This time around, Gabe Aul, a director of program management in Windows, blogged about the changes Microsoft has made to Windows 8's boot process. The results are impressive - a boot time not much slower than waking from sleep on current Windows 7 and Mac OS X machines. This is, of course, a vital component of getting Windows NT ready for tablets.
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RE: wifi ?
by JAlexoid on Sat 10th Sep 2011 00:53 UTC in reply to "wifi ?"
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Just did a quick Sleep/Resume. With 2 seconds to password prompt. I type in my password in 1 second. WiFi was connected at the moment I saw the desktop no more than 3.5 sec after I pressed Fn+F4 (resume)...

Writing from Ubuntu 10.04 on ThinkPad T42(all original parts)

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RE[2]: wifi ?
by kristoph on Sat 10th Sep 2011 03:50 in reply to "RE: wifi ?"
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My computer totally blows away your computer!

It resumes from hibernate instantly as I walk towards it. It has a time dilation chip which digitally spins faster than light and is therefore able to go back in time to start resuming from hibernate the instant I think of waking it.

Also my dog is meaner then your dog and my tin foil had is pointier then your tin foil hat!

So there!

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RE[3]: wifi ?
by JAlexoid on Sat 10th Sep 2011 15:05 in reply to "RE[2]: wifi ?"
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Ha! My PC is a time traveller! It came from 2006, stopped in April 2010 to get Ubuntu 10.04 and skipped another year!

PS: It also knows when I will want it to be on :-D

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RE[3]: wifi ?
by andih on Mon 12th Sep 2011 18:50 in reply to "RE[2]: wifi ?"
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well, my disc is bigger than your disc

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