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by cdxf6465
Thu Oct 27, 2016 6:52 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1751: "Movie Folder"
Replies: 57
Views: 11489

Re: 1751: "Movie Folder"

Story wrote:Next thing you know, we'll have Helvetica: the movie,

Well, the anime already exists :wink:
http://nichijou.wikia.com/wiki/Helvetica_Standard
by cdxf6465
Sat May 28, 2016 7:08 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1683: "Digital Data"
Replies: 122
Views: 23532

Re: 1683: "Digital Data"

Of course, shared dependencies aren't all upside - you can run into version conflicts and other problems and end up with a hundred subtly different versions of BAR and be worse off again. Still, the main point is that over a large enough number of files with their own pure transforms, there will be...
by cdxf6465
Fri Sep 25, 2015 6:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1582: "Picture a Grassy Field"
Replies: 86
Views: 17689

Re: 1582: "Picture a Grassy Field"

This thing sounds like an SCP
by cdxf6465
Tue Sep 24, 2013 5:04 am UTC
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Need some electronics help
Replies: 3
Views: 3784

Need some electronics help

Hello everyone, I need some electronics help. I have a CFL backlight connected to the 12V rail of my HTPC and controlled by a physical switch: http://imgur.com/srFPtPo.png The problem is, if I turn the backlight on while the PC is powered, sometimes the PC will hard reset. I suspect that powering up...
by cdxf6465
Wed Apr 03, 2013 12:23 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1193: Externalities
Replies: 505
Views: 148244

Re: 1193: Externalities

ealloc wrote:
pitareio wrote:For those of us who don't have Matlab handy right now, could someone post the value for n=400, 390, 380?


You should get scipy. It's better than matlab and free! The answers are

400 1.27986510e-12,
390 1.22124533e-14,
380 1.11022302e-16


You can also just use wolframalpha.com
by cdxf6465
Mon Apr 01, 2013 9:17 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1193: Externalities
Replies: 505
Views: 148244

Re: 1193: Externalities

Here are (probably) all the dog images so far: /comics/externalities/63fcb19f769de8987d28c11234103b8c73c947a52a72f2369ba5079a5c35dfdd.png /comics/externalities/dc4c7f0fc61305be8102ce4b5e0f670fbcb8a2b49e0224eb830321490768d6b3.png /comics/externalities/65668a72a3705ffc90ac924e7d5e2a3b75c2419886474fef2...
by cdxf6465
Mon Mar 25, 2013 9:14 am UTC
Forum: Individual XKCD Comic Threads
Topic: 1190: "Time"
Replies: 107151
Views: 48868917

Re: 1190: "Time"

And how long has this text been on the front page:

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BTC 14FHqYSgAi39CEJksUJJsK8JzJzyqFpLVk


Looks to me like Randall is setting something up for this year's April 1.
by cdxf6465
Sat Jan 05, 2013 7:48 am UTC
Forum: What If?
Topic: What-If 0026: "Leap Seconds"
Replies: 79
Views: 27780

Re: What-If 0026: Leap Seconds

a123dv wrote:I think blowing up the moon would be more efficient.


KA-ME-HA-ME-HAAAAAAAAAA!!!!

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