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Old Nov 4, 2003, 07:07 PM   #1
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and the down side to this would be?

They mention video compression as a possible use for it - if it can do that, what's to stop it from being used as a normal semiconductor for a computer? Someone wanting to make some $$ could get in on the ground floor of this being a manufacturer for these folks in a few years...
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