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Offline Paul Price

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Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« on: September 23, 2013, 03:00:07 am »
Cannot find the definition of "Bit Bin" on the web. I thought many knew its meaning, legions.

Where do all the stored bits go when a computer is turned off?
 

Offline Crazy Ape

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Re: Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« Reply #1 on: September 23, 2013, 03:12:07 am »
Cannot find the definition of "Bit Bin" on the web. I thought many knew its meaning, legions.

Where do all the stored bits go when a computer is turned off?

You forgot to add "/dev/null" to your search, try again.  :-DD
 

Offline Stonent

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Re: Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2013, 03:46:59 am »
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Re: Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« Reply #3 on: September 23, 2013, 03:48:54 am »
It's not "bit bin", it's "bit bucket".  Perhaps a translation error?
 

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Re: Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« Reply #4 on: September 23, 2013, 03:50:10 am »
 

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Re: Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« Reply #5 on: September 23, 2013, 04:36:49 am »
We have special memories for that purpose

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Offline Paul Price

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Re: Definition of "Bit Bin" not found in web search?
« Reply #6 on: September 23, 2013, 10:17:54 am »
But "Bit Bin" has such assonance!
 


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