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Moore's Law

  1. Dec 12, 2012 #1
    says that computing power at an economic price roughly doubles every year.



    this relies on the fact that we can stuff more transistors into smaller spaces.

    we wont reach quantum limitations until atleast 50 years.


    where will we (humans) be by than?
     
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  3. Dec 12, 2012 #2

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    Right here.
     
  4. Dec 12, 2012 #3
    Where will we be?

    Right here waiting for our computers to boot up.

    "software is getting slower more rapidly than hardware becomes faster" (Wirth's law).
     
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