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We worry about the Y2K bug. I begin to worry about the W2K bug. We wonder 
if anyone will ever topple Microsoft or Intel (go AMD!). In this day and 
age, the following is all so true...sad, ain't it?                  -dave

Imagine that Cray computer decides to make a personal computer.  It has
a 150 MHz processor, 200 megabytes of RAM, 1500 megabytes of disk
storage, a screen resolution of 4096 x 4096 pixels, relies entirely on
voice recognition for input, fits in your shirt pocket and costs $300.
What's the first question that the computer community asks?

"Is it PC compatible?"

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