Monthly Archives: November 2013

Ruby on Rails: a brief evaluation

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Looking through the keyhole

A Minimal-Model Hypothesis of Consciousness The process of creating a ‘model’ of the mind, encompassing it’s myriad facets of perception, consciousness, emotion, and intelligence (all very ill-defined terms in this context) has awakened me to some rather fascinating revelations concerning … Continue reading

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Western Digital is readying it’s HGST 6-Terrabyte Helium-Filled drives to ship

Western Digital is ready to start shipping it’s latest disc-drives – the 6TB HGST HDDs. These are hermetically sealed with helium, which since it has one-seventh the density (mass per unit volume) of air, does not effect the rotating parts … Continue reading

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