Should I? I only had one flu-shot the last 25 years. That year I had the worst flu I have ever had. There’s no way in #$%^ I’m going to get one now. I have been doing fine (knock on wood) so far.
Archives for November 2004
Telecom companies are having a fit against cities providing free wireless access on public places and residential areas. It’s understandable, residents have no longer need telecom’s service if they can get it for free.
Ever wonder how removable storage has evolved over the years….
Format and Capacity
Floppy drives: 360 kb, 720 kb and 1.44 mb
Zip drive: 100 mb
CD: 650 mb
DVD: 4.7 gb
HD DVD: 30 gb
Blu-Ray DVD: 50 gb
USB Flash Memory
Seagate Technology just came out with a 400 GB drive running at 7200 rpm with SATA or Ultra ATA interface. The drive which is composed of 3 disks of 133GB each is being targeted at desktop systems. This is by far the largest drive to date.
For several years, prognosticators have been predicting whether Linux will overtake Microsoft’s dominance of the operating systems market. Quite a contrary, Linux’s impact has been slow and minimal and I predict Linux’s market share will gain slowly against the Windows operating system.