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This feed is mostly personal interest; it's NOT my professional writing. There's tech here, yes, but also lots of general science and some politics and weird humor thrown in.

Saturday, August 14, 2010

I'm sorry Dave. I can't do that.

New Jaguar XJ Suffers Blue Screen of Death

The $100,000 car contains over 100MB of binary code spread across 50-70 separate computers, each of which communicates over one or more shared internal networks. Something, somewhere, will inevitably go wrong. And it did.


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