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8 Great Places To Find Articles Worth Reading On The WebMakeUseOf has a list and description of sites that collect good articles History of supercomputers — fast, faster, fastestAt ZDNet, Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols describes supercomputers from the CDC-6600 to the present champ, Milky Way-2 How Computer Memory WorksYouTube video from Computerphile explains what goes on […]

Attention span down

Source: Wall Street Journal

Quote of the week

The state of computer literacy is hopeless and I see no signs that the public will become better educated. It’s too bad—John C. Dvorak at PCMag

Bad science

Source: Compound Interest

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Ad injection and you – how adware gets on your computerMicrosoft discussion of how you get tricked into downloading adware How to Erase Yourself From the InternetIf your growing weariness of being constantly tethered to the internet has become overwhelming, it might be time to scrub yourself from the social media sphere altogether. Here’s how […]