Dave (dakegra) wrote,

ok, so the new 'puter is jolly lovely, runs nice and fast, and now has over a terabyte of storage.


a terabyte of storage.

That's a thousand gigabytes. 1,000,000,000,000 bytes

(yes, I know about SI vs binary values. stick with me here)

My first PC had 4MB of RAM, and a whopping 100MB of hard disk space.

how long before we look back and laugh. "Oh, remember the days? I had a *whole* terabyte of storage! how quaint! my phone has more than that!"

actually, my phone has a 4GB memory card in. A thousand times more than my old PC's RAM.

in other news, I hate this keyboard. It's really clacky and noisy, and my mouse is a cheap piece of crap.

in other other news: yes, I am procrastinating about writing any more of my NaNo.

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