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SOooooooooooooooooooooooooo.....

What your saying is that it can't play crysis?!!?

What a waste of a perfect room.
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I am constantly surprised by how recent computers are; some of the people who worked on arguably the first modern computer are still alive:
I was lucky. When I was like 8, my dad took me into his work and I got to play some of the first computer games ever made... Hammurabi, Spacwar and pong on a PDP.
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And before anyone asks, no it can't.
What if it was overclocked?
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I agree, my first computer was a BBC, and to me it was awesome. I still have it in the loft somewhere. When I think how far we have come since then, even in my short life time (I'm 28), I am slightly awed about what we might achieve next.

My grandmother can drive a car (slowly), but she can't send an e-mail. What will my grandchildren be able to do that I can't?
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