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(Yahoo)   Bletchley Park restores 2.5 ton 1951 supercomputer to working order. Meanwhile, you just replaced a 1 year old iPad 3 because it was 'obsolete'   ( news.yahoo.com) divider line
    More: Cool, iPads, supercomputers, computers, calculations, T.I.  
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2012-11-22 07:53:21 AM  
I had to wiki Dekatron and found myself unable to read the article because of this gif.

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Jesus farking christ, is it just me, or does all this web page
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must contain marquee elements just make it impossible
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to read any site? Yes, the thing the wikipage needs is an animated gif of a dekatron.
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There are tons of sites that the only way
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I can read them is to drag some other windows over the site to block all the marquee elements.

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That said, this was a terrific accomplishment and a nice headline. 

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Please stop the animation on web sites.
 
2012-11-22 08:03:57 AM  
To be fair, the iPad 3 doesn't work nearly as well as a space heater.
 
2012-11-22 08:51:55 AM  

RoyBatty: I had to wiki Dekatron and found myself unable to read the article because of this gif.

wiki dekatron

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Jesus farking christ, is it just me, or does all this web page [upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98] must contain marquee elements just make it impossible [upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98] to read any site? Yes, the thing the wikipage needs is an animated gif of a dekatron. [upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98]

There are tons of sites that the only way [upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98] I can read them is to drag some other windows over the site to block all the marquee elements.

[upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98][upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98][upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98][upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98][upload.wikimedia.org image 96x98]

That said, this was a terrific accomplishment and a nice headline. 

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Please stop the animation on web sites.


I prefer nixie tubes myself:

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2012-11-22 09:08:00 AM  

RoyBatty: Please stop the animation on web sites.


Use Firefox. Press the esc key to stop animations.

/you're welcome
 
2012-11-22 09:23:33 AM  

PiperArrow: RoyBatty: Please stop the animation on web sites.

Use Firefox. Press the esc key to stop animations.

/you're welcome


How do I stop it from filling up memory?
 
2012-11-22 09:23:57 AM  
They still working on Enigma?
 
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