Computers Are Stupid, Stupid, Stupid! by Mike Bryant
... Anything that a computer creates like a digital image is built purely from mathematical formulas, not because the computer thought it was pretty. In fact, computers can't think at all, not yet anyway. Maybe someday we'll have computers that have self-realization, to know and to understand and to think. But that day is probably a long way off. For now, we're stuck with unthinking fast calculators. The next time you sit in front of the computer and start to get frustrated because the computer ...
Console Gaming vs. Computer Gaming by Jared Strop
... like the best graphics and FPS games, or buy a PS2 if you want a huge library of games or love fighting games, Action/Adventure games, platformers, and RPG games. You also have another option. You could wait until the Xbox 360 comes out this month and get that or wait until the Nintendo Revolution and PS3 come out next year. If you want advise on gaming computers and computer gaming, then is a great resource for all your questions and even has a tutorial on building your own computer.
Casino Games - How Professional Blackjack Started by A. Prudent
... In 1962 Edward Thorp this time using computer technologies calculate and published in his book Beat The Dealer not only the basic strategy of playing but also card counting. Thorp states that blackjack differs from roulette, craps and other games of luck, the result of every hand in blackjack depends on the previous dealing - it really matters which cards drew back form the game and which remained in the pack. Most of the stuff calculated by Thorp is still precise, but all the serious ...
How Would You Like A Professional Poker Player In Your Pocket? by Andy Machin
... The first, and most common, method that is used by poker odds calculators is to run game simulations -- a computer at high speed will play hands out to determine what the odds are that your particular hand win. The second method involves using calculations without the simulation -- a useful method for pre-flop play. Pokerbility is the only poker odds calculator that combines these two approaches to provide you with powerhouse advice every time. Of course, what use is a poker odds calculator ...
The Era of Information Technology by Steven Cancel
... The corporate world was only made possible by the communication information technology has put in place between both computer software and hardware. From a personal stand point, it would be difficult for most people to name a single person doesn't use the internet on a regular basis. With the increasing new technologies coming out everyday, employees in the Information Technology work force must constantly re-educate themselves with all the new technologies.
Nokia 6230i - Deceptively Powerful by Carly Charu
... It is designed to capture detailed images with resolution as high as 1280x1024 pixel and even videos in QCIF format. Shoot great pictures at the push of a button and share them instantly via MMS or email. The Nokia 6230i may look a bit serious but is a great entertainer. The integrated stereo player is compatible with Mp3, AAC and M4A. It even plays MPEG4 and 3GPP videos. With its Visual radio, you can not only listen to your favourite FM radio station, but also read texts transmitted by it.
Computer Training, or "Would You Like Fries With That?" by Albert Medinas
... However, if you want to stay ahead of the game and not play catch-up, online computer training schools may be your best option. Are you nuts? Those online places are a joke, right? I mean, what employer is going to give me a job because of some certificate from a school that doesn’t exist - except on my computer? Are there some shady online computer training schools? Well, of course there are - but the same is true of those “real” schools with cool things like buildings and stuff.
Online Movie Rental And The One Billionth Movie For Netflix - Putting It in Perspective by Christine Peppler
... This change certainly played a role in hitting the billion mark. Likewise, it would seem that online movie rental services are also changing how we obtain and view movies; first from the comfort of our homes and now on demand through electronic delivery. Global markets certainly increase the likelihood of attaining the one billion mark and getting there fast. Mobile phones, probably more than any other product, have taken the world by storm in the past fifteen years or so.