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Rupert Goodwins

Freelance Journalist — Freelance

Freelance tech hack and occasional media type. Old school. self-confessed Reithian. Science, music, history, ideas, radio, in all combinations.

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@nerdware Yes, I should have said out-of-order vN architecture. If you dutifully halt and wait for a stable state before continuing, you'll be fine. Just slower. I must revisit comp.arch; it's normally too noodly for me...
@IanMorris78 It leads to what helicopter pilots call tubbin - thumb up bum, brain in neutral.
@IanMorris78 But cruise control doesn't claim to be aware of and react safely to dangerous situations. Autopilot does. Which is why it isn't called cruise control.
From Guildford to the Moon - congrats to the Surrey Space Centre @ @UniOfSurrey on being part of one of the successful teams in ESA's luncar cubesat challenge. 
@seatrout <reads> hmmm, parallels with political radicalisation of Protestant evangelicalism? <reads more> aha, he got there before me... Intellectual justification of anti-intellectualism is fascinating to behold among the fulminatariat.
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