Monthly Archives: June 2013

Beware of geeks making absurd technical claims (and a comment or two on NSA, PRISM etc)

The following recently arrived in my email extolling the merits of what, we shall see momentarily, is a truly extraordinary computational forecasting system: The critical phrase here is The simulations produced more than one vigintillion (that’s 10 to the … Continue reading

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