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#126 2013-11-21 13:57:08

bobbym
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Re: Try this personality test.

Less than 80 dollars US, some as low as 25.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#127 2013-11-21 13:58:35

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Re: Try this personality test.

It is still too much for a calculator, if you ask me.


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“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#128 2013-11-21 13:59:35

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Re: Try this personality test.

It is not a calculator. It is a full blown computer no bigger than a credit card and it comes with linux and mathematica free! Have you read the post?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#129 2013-11-21 14:00:46

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Re: Try this personality test.

Only glanced at it. Still, I do not think they'll be coming here soon.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#130 2013-11-21 14:03:43

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Re: Try this personality test.

They are over in India, get them on ebay or amazon.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#131 2013-11-21 14:08:13

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Re: Try this personality test.

Doesn't it require another device to function?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#132 2013-11-21 14:10:55

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Re: Try this personality test.

That includes keyboard, wireless mouse and ports. You supply the monitor which can be a television.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#133 2013-11-21 14:13:16

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Re: Try this personality test.

Hm, it seems nice.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#134 2013-11-21 14:14:24

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Re: Try this personality test.

And it comes with M free. The full package.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#135 2013-11-21 14:19:03

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Re: Try this personality test.

Wait a sec. M on Linux?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#136 2013-11-21 14:19:48

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Re: Try this personality test.

Yep, the same method gets it.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#137 2013-11-21 14:20:58

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Re: Try this personality test.

Method?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#138 2013-11-21 14:22:51

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Re: Try this personality test.

How it is acquired.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#139 2013-11-21 14:33:05

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Re: Try this personality test.

I'm still not sure what you are talking about. Do you have a link for it on eBay or Amazon?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#140 2013-11-21 14:35:58

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Re: Try this personality test.

gAr's post has a link to ebay I think. Did you see it?


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#141 2013-11-21 14:36:27

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Re: Try this personality test.

I did not. I'll look for it now.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#142 2013-11-21 14:37:53

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Re: Try this personality test.

He is the one who brought it to my attention.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#143 2013-11-21 14:40:09

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Re: Try this personality test.

I have noticed.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#144 2013-11-21 14:43:37

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Re: Try this personality test.

It looks like a pretty good idea. There used to be a similar thing in the past but it fell out of use.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#145 2013-11-21 14:48:36

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Re: Try this personality test.

I checked, and it seems there are distributers over here. But I do not see any mention of keyboards and mice.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#146 2013-11-21 14:52:21

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Re: Try this personality test.

Enter Raspberry Pi computer into Google.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#147 2013-11-21 15:02:02

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Re: Try this personality test.

Cannot find anything with any peripherals included.


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#148 2013-11-21 15:04:16

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Re: Try this personality test.


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#149 2013-11-21 15:09:47

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Re: Try this personality test.

That's a cheap bundle.

But, how is it better than a regular laptop?


“Here lies the reader who will never open this book. He is forever dead.

“Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Crime and Punishment

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#150 2013-11-21 15:12:40

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Re: Try this personality test.

It is not. It is a cheap alternative and of course you get Mathematica free that saves some money. If you already have the laptop and M...


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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