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by throx
Thu Oct 16, 2014 8:26 am
Forum: The Comic and The Characters
Topic: 10/16/2014 - Star Citizen
Replies: 0
Views: 1249

10/16/2014 - Star Citizen

Surely this deserves a flame war between Star Citizen and Elite: Dangerous now.

(I've found E:D better right now given you can actually fly around the universe rather than just fight in a couple of arenas)
by throx
Fri Sep 23, 2011 8:27 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: 09.23.2011 - Science!
Replies: 3
Views: 228

Re: 09.23.2011 - Science!

It's not the average volume you need to be worried about. You really really want something that will handle about three deviations above the mean because they occasionally hold on for no good reason and then let rip!
by throx
Fri May 13, 2011 3:37 pm
Forum: The Comic and The Characters
Topic: 05/13/2011 - Rating system
Replies: 52
Views: 1600

Re: 05/13/2011 - Rating system

I'd hate to break up the party, but a sample size of 25,000 households is actually fairly good for a statistical sample. With that number of data points, you are 95% certain that the answers you get are within 0.6% (of the total number of TVs) of the true number. For 116 million families it means a ...