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Once we're rolling with 4320p video, 4TB will be nothing.
post #32 of 39
I need an Exabyte drive for my prawn collection
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Psykhotic View Post
I freaking love salt!!
So do I

    
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SSD's will start being titled "Super Salt Drives" at this rate.
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salt increases your memory capacity!
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this thread is full of the saltiest puns ever. What could possibly top that salt? Pepper?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mwarren View Post
In before someone actually pours table salt onto their hard drive thinking that it will increase the memory of it. Now Morton is going to have a label saying "Contains iodine, a necessary nutrient, also makes hard drives more dense allowing them to have more memory".
Iodine was not added to table salt because it's nutritious. It was added because above ground nuclear testing gives you bone cancer and blood diseases. The iodine in table salt mitigates that somewhat. But leukemia 50's and 60's took a toll.
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so to wipe a drive all we gots' to do is dunk it in water?
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post #39 of 39
we'll end up seeing specialty gourmet salt harddrives.. with salt from the himalayas or soemthing silly..

like we can buy in the supermarkets these days
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