Customers Gleefully Mock Best Buy's $1,095.99 HDMI
ACK. The highest standard mode I know of on ye olde D-sub is QXGA (2048Ã--1536px) @85Hz, which is about 4x the data rate of 1080p @30fps.
I even had a monitor that could run it... took pretty spendy cables though :-)
I Appreciate The Ergonomics Of My ___ The Most
Indeed. The Brooks B17 saddle is a timeless classic, as close to perfect ergonomics as anything I've ever known.
How Does Flash Media Fail?
Ordered data is the ext3 default. Did you mean journalled data?
Why Fear the End of the R-Rated Superhero Movie?
Err, the Dark Knight *was* PG-13 (IMDB).
New Electrode Lets Batteries Charge In 10 Seconds
No, watts are correct. The thing that's special about this battery isn't the capacity, it's the rapid charge/discharge.
Qt Becomes LGPL
Qt Designer is part of the core package, and is excellent.
On the Economics of the Kindle
Correct. And e-ink displays (like the Kindle) would be subtractive displays.
AMD Launches First 45nm Shanghai CPUs
Ordinary ECC will correct any single-bit error in a 64 bit word, and detect all 2 bit and most other errors. Chipkill ECC (same RAM, fancier memory controller) spread the codes across multiple words and is stronger still.
Average soft error rates for DRAM are about 1 bit flip/gigabyte/month (sea level up to about 10x that in Denver), mostly due to cosmic rays.