Linux Windows University much easier

One enthusiast has installed Linux in a computer class of your home University. All students and faculty pleasantly surprised by the capabilities of the new operating system, as well as reliability and safety, which is crucial for computers with public access. Favored by the University administration linuxoid decided to bring their valuable experience to the many other.

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Linux Windows University much easier

One enthusiast has installed Linux in a computer class of your home University. All students and faculty pleasantly surprised by the capabilities of the new operating system, as well as reliability and safety, which is crucial for computers with public access. Favored by the University administration linuxoid decided to bring their valuable experience to the many other.

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Translated by Yandex Translate

The patient successfully underwent brain surgery, immersed in the world of VR

We welcome our readers to the pages of the blog iCover! Today we will talk about the unique operation carried out by French neurosurgeons at the medical center in Angers. First cancerous tumor in the brain of the patient was removed using a headset virtual reality has become for physicians a source of valuable operational information.


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Film and or cryptocurrency starring: bitcoin

3 February in Amsterdam kicks off another festival “Bitcoin Wednesday”, the organizers of which for two years regularly show the audience films about bitcoin. However, bitcoin is already interested in not only loyal fans, geeks and entrepreneurs. Every day millions of people use bitcoin and the blockchain to commit large and small transactions, contracts and deals. As it turned out, a wave of public recognition and interest in the cryptocurrency is able to entrain even whales from the world of mass industry. The interest in cryptocurrency in Hollywood, is a valuable testimony to exit bitcoin into the mainstream.



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Why do Muslims and Jews refrain from eating pork

Original taken from zimmer_1 in Why Muslims and Jews refrain from eating pork

Bacon and steak, sausages and sausages – it would seem that difficult. In fact, history shows that in the middle East pork was popular until the turn of the first Millennium BC What caused the local people to turn the meat of pigs in a strict taboo?


This phenomenon has occupied the minds of researchers for many centuries, and explanations he was offered a lot. One of the most popular points to the nomadic way of life: the pigs – animals are not that unpretentious “in the home”, and when the permanent change of residence it is difficult to overtake and even harder to transport in wagons.
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Tricks of the hardware backwards compatibility in game consoles

Many have to deal with old hardware interfaces: for example, it is a genetic command in the processor or the operating modes of the equipment. Programmers can argue that this complicates the development of software is a problem from the point of view of safety and corny unnecessary, since the software runs worse in compatibility mode. Engineers are tearing your hair at the next mention of the need to add support for old equipment. And they can understand.

But computers are not valuable in their characteristics, and a set of software that they can run. That’s why in many situations it is important to provide backward compatibility with the previous generation of equipment — like it or not. But sometimes backward compatibility takes bizarre forms. Difficult to find the right word: whether it is “crutches”, whether well-founded decision.
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