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azjetfan Icon : (18 August 2014 - 09:36 PM) He wants to build through the draft. Not blow the bank on FA. I get what your saying but there is a balance and right now we are not one or two pieces away.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 11:00 PM) It's not about being one or two pieces away. It's about keeping the good pieces you have and building upon that.
Mr_Jet Icon : (18 August 2014 - 11:04 PM) But there is no sense in trying to build through the draft if he's only going to end up letting the good players he picks up go in FA after a few years. All because he wants to do things on the cheap.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:02 AM) FIRE IDZIK
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 08:33 AM) out side of Revis who left we should have kept?
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 08:34 AM) The Revis deal sucks but $16 million was too much for a CB and once he was gone he was not coming back.
Mr_Jet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 11:00 AM) Matt Slauson
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 01:00 PM) Eh. I think with our current cap situation we will be able to retain guys like Wilkerson and whomever we want to keep. We are in a good position right now.
Mr_Jet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 01:49 PM) Time will tell.
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 02:00 PM) landed revis abck. got DRC, nope we take patterson who got owned and always hurt. milner always hurt. 3rd round CB done for season. were gonna get passed on all day
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 02:44 PM) Yea the DRC bit makes me iffy
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 03:35 PM) better then patterson
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 05:45 PM) No I mean the fact that he whiffed on him.
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 05:46 PM) I'm not saying Idzik is perfect. I just like the direction we are heading. It's going to take some patience.
RetireChrebet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 06:27 PM) I like how our lack of secondary is the hot topic right now. The bigger issue is we still will not be able to throw the ball. We are not going to do much of anything regardless until we get a QB. Sorry for being so negative just my honest opinion.
RetireChrebet Icon : (19 August 2014 - 06:29 PM) With that said I think our running game with CJ and Powell will be top 10 or somewhere around there
Jetsfan115 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 06:35 PM) i have faith that if geno messes up that vick can come in and do well. but i have 0 faith in our secondary right now which has been our strong point for the past 4 years or so
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:35 PM) I agree 115. but the one thing is Rex has done some good things in the past with shitty DBs and still had a solid D going back to his years in BAL
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:37 PM) Corey Ivy CB
36 Jim Leonhard SS/PR
43 Haruki Nakamura FS
25 Evan Oglesby CB
20 Ed Reed FS
22 Samari Rolle CB
39 Daren Stone FS
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31 Fabian Washington in 2008
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:39 PM) Reed is a HOF but Rolle was way past his prime
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:41 PM) SNOOPY BOWL FRIDAY!!!
MikeGangGree... Icon : (19 August 2014 - 07:41 PM) WOOOOOOOOOOOOO
azjetfan Icon : (19 August 2014 - 08:26 PM) I assume we will pick up a guy after the cuts happen.
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (19 August 2014 - 10:14 PM) we'll see but I think we see better QB play than we have in a while.
518-JeTS-FaN Icon : (20 August 2014 - 08:54 AM) disgusted with my local programming, instead of jets and giants they are airing the raiders vs packers..wtf
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (20 August 2014 - 09:23 AM) Glad I don't live up there anymore haha
ganggreen2003 Icon : (20 August 2014 - 06:59 PM) The JETS are #6 in the Forbes List for most franchise value
ganggreen2003 Icon : (20 August 2014 - 06:59 PM) The Buffalo Jills are #31 and the Miami Dolphags are #16 respectively
ganggreen2003 Icon : (20 August 2014 - 07:00 PM) The JETS are worth $1.8 billion
jet-man Icon : (20 August 2014 - 10:03 PM) that's less than the clippers
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (21 August 2014 - 01:07 PM) I'm very excited with the amount of preseason touchdowns the Jets have
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (21 August 2014 - 03:21 PM) FIRE IDZIK
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (21 August 2014 - 07:22 PM) Calvin Pryor and Darrin Walls will start tomorrow
ganggreen2003 Icon : (21 August 2014 - 08:52 PM) The SIMPSONS MARATHON has been on for almost 12 hours...
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (21 August 2014 - 08:57 PM) Sanchez looks so much more confident and better in Chip's offense than he did with us
ganggreen2003 Icon : (21 August 2014 - 09:50 PM) EVERY SIMPSONS EVER!!!!!
2JBallar01 Icon : (Yesterday, 07:10 AM) Sanchez is looking good for the eagles. Crazy how a good offense and the right system can make you look so much better. When you're put into a situatuon to succeed, magic happens. Happy for Sanchez, i think he needed a change just as much as the Jets did.
HarlemHxC814 Icon : (Yesterday, 08:02 AM) Preseason doesn't matter at all
Jetsfan115 Icon : (Yesterday, 11:10 AM) anyone have a stream for the preseaosn agme by chance?
ROBJETS Icon : (Yesterday, 09:06 PM) Don't read to much into Mark in the preseason. He usually looked good in the preseason even in a Jets uniform.. Big difference from regular season where the 1st string defense is playing 100%.
ROBJETS Icon : (Yesterday, 09:09 PM) A lot of 1st stringers are just getting reps in and trying not to get injured. Its only the backups trying to keep or get a job playing hard every down. If preseason qb play meant anything then Matt Simms would be the starting qb of the Jets.
MikeGangGree... Icon : (Today, 12:00 AM) In Geno we trust
Jetsfan0099 Icon : (Today, 07:23 AM) preseason or not, our offense hasn't looked competent in a while like it does this year. our rushing attack should be very good. Chris Johnson and Chris Ivory could be a dynamic duo
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 08:56 PM

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows...hat-is?os=winxp

So with windows 7 coming out in October this year, what do you guys think. we all know vista sucks, xp was their best operating system (although 2000 was the most stable) but it seems like maybe they got this right. they even took some pages out of the OSX book and on some versions of windows 7 you can run XP inside of it.


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Posted 18 July 2009 - 08:59 PM

I get a free upgrade with my new laptop, so I'll be finding out if it's good or not.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 09:08 PM

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I get a free upgrade with my new laptop, so I'll be finding out if it's good or not.


Yeah me too. i just brought a dell and they offer a free upgrade with it. My old one has served me well for over 5 years but i want something with more power and speed. i've been holding out becuase i really didn't want vista but with the new upgrade i can live with it for 2 months.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 09:14 PM

QUOTE (Jetsfan115 @ Jul 18 2009, 10:08 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Yeah me too. i just brought a dell and they offer a free upgrade with it. My old one has served me well for over 5 years but i want something with more power and speed. i've been holding out becuase i really didn't want vista but with the new upgrade i can live with it for 2 months.


I've only had Vista for two weeks now, but I haven't had any problems with it. That said, I think having two different bit-versions is retarded.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 09:28 PM

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QUOTE (RaisedOnRiots @ Jul 18 2009, 07:14 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I've only had Vista for two weeks now, but I haven't had any problems with it. That said, I think having two different bit-versions is retarded.


What did u get? i ordered a dell, there a bit overpriced, but you get to build it so i picked what i want and what i didn't want. most computers get built for a specific purpose, but i built one to be balanced enough for whatever i need. cause i dam well ain't buying another one for 5 years again lol.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 10:50 PM

I already have it. Pretty much the version that will be released. I really like it to be honest. But just like Vista, you need a solid computer to run it to its finest. That being said, when google releases its OS, I will be getting it. (It'll be free as well).
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 10:58 PM

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huh?



What did u get? i ordered a dell, there a bit overpriced, but you get to build it so i picked what i want and what i didn't want. most computers get built for a specific purpose, but i built one to be balanced enough for whatever i need. cause i dam well ain't buying another one for 5 years again lol.


Toshiba P305D S8900

And I couldn't be happier. Got it for $700.00 with free shipping from Buy.Com
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 11:00 PM

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I already have it. Pretty much the version that will be released. I really like it to be honest. But just like Vista, you need a solid computer to run it to its finest. That being said, when google releases its OS, I will be getting it. (It'll be free as well).


umm no you wont.

the google OS is only for mini laptops (the 150-300 ones you see) that have like 8" widescreens. its not an operating system for a full computer. its really just for browsing the internet and emailing. and it probably won't be free


and i didn't want to download the beta too many issues in betas. anyone can download it though but you can't keep it forever
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 11:10 PM

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Toshiba P305D S8900

And I couldn't be happier. Got it for $700.00 with free shipping from Buy.Com


not a bad deal, we have a few toshibas at my job. there not a bad laptop. i dind't know buy.com offered free upgrades though?

i got this one


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STUDIO 15 Studio 15 Notebook
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Memory 6GB Shared Dual Channel DDR2 at 800MHz
Keyboard Back-lit Keyboard
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the only thing that sucks is waiting like 3 weeks for it lol. i guess its worth it to pick what you want.
the configuration i set up is good for home use, office use, gaming, movies etc. perfect balance for 1,000

the funny thing with dell is you can save yourself money if you know what your doing. but dam tax and envn fee added an extra 100, WTF??? tax is crazy.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 11:14 PM

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umm no you wont.

the google OS is only for mini laptops (the 150-300 ones you see) that have like 8" widescreens. its not an operating system for a full computer. its really just for browsing the internet and emailing. and it probably won't be free


and i didn't want to download the beta too many issues in betas. anyone can download it though but you can't keep it forever


Lol, ok. I have the exact version of windows 7 that you will get. Our programmer put it on a CD and gave it to us, and then gave us the crack for it. But act like you know what I'm running right now. There is no problems with this version of windows 7, it's the exact one you will be getting.

The Google OS is going to be intended for all computers. RIght now it'll be used for netbooks and so forth, but eventually it'll be swapped to all PC's.

I love people like you who sit there and tell me what I have, don't have, and won't get.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 11:23 PM

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not a bad deal, we have a few toshibas at my job. there not a bad laptop. i dind't know buy.com offered free upgrades though?

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Not bad. My IT guy and the boss both have Dell Studios and are happy with them. Anything you buy new from Buy.Com is eligible for upgrade and all warranties.
Deal News is a great site for electronics. They search for the best deals on new and refurbished goods.
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Posted 18 July 2009 - 11:30 PM

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Not bad. My IT guy and the boss both have Dell Studios and are happy with them. Anything you buy new from Buy.Com is eligible for upgrade and all warranties.
Deal News is a great site for electronics. They search for the best deals on new and refurbished goods.


yeah i love buy.com, only thing that sucks is since i'm in CA i have to pay tax cause they are located in Cali.
i never heard of Deal News, i'll have to check it out
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 02:25 AM

I am running Windows 7 Ultimate (beta) build 7100 on all my pc's and laptop and it is far superior to vista!!!!!!
Vista was horrible IMO, just a beta for windows 7. Windows 7 boots and shuts down quickly runs smooth and has great features that are useful. I swear against Vista and LOVE Windows 7 !!!!!! face-cool.png
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 02:26 AM

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I am running Windows 7 Ultimate (beta) build 7100 on all my pc's and laptop and it is far superior to vista!!!!!!
Vista was horrible IMO, just a beta for windows 7. Windows 7 boots and shuts down quickly runs smooth and has great features that are useful. I swear against Vista and LOVE Windows 7 !!!!!! face-cool.png


Jesus; now I'M all hyped up about it!
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 10:23 AM

I had the Beta on my computer for a while until I reformatted my HD, that being said I'll be getting the retail copy when it comes out.
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 10:25 AM

QUOTE (diehardjetfan @ Jul 19 2009, 03:25 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I am running Windows 7 Ultimate (beta) build 7100 on all my pc's and laptop and it is far superior to vista!!!!!!
Vista was horrible IMO, just a beta for windows 7. Windows 7 boots and shuts down quickly runs smooth and has great features that are useful. I swear against Vista and LOVE Windows 7 !!!!!! face-cool.png


Yeah, I love it too. It's identical to what they will be releasing. It has been great and was awesome to get rid of Vista off my system!
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 12:27 PM

QUOTE (Jetsman05 @ Jul 18 2009, 09:14 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Lol, ok. I have the exact version of windows 7 that you will get. Our programmer put it on a CD and gave it to us, and then gave us the crack for it. But act like you know what I'm running right now. There is no problems with this version of windows 7, it's the exact one you will be getting.

The Google OS is going to be intended for all computers. RIght now it'll be used for netbooks and so forth, but eventually it'll be swapped to all PC's.

I love people like you who sit there and tell me what I have, don't have, and won't get.


so basically your saying you have a pirated copy of software that didn't even get released yet? although its possible, i highly doubt it. its most likely the free beta anyone can download.

Introducing the Google Chrome OS
7/07/2009 09:37:00 PM
It's been an exciting nine months since we launched the Google Chrome browser. Already, over 30 million people use it regularly. We designed Google Chrome for people who live on the web — searching for information, checking email, catching up on the news, shopping or just staying in touch with friends. However, the operating systems that browsers run on were designed in an era where there was no web. So today, we're announcing a new project that's a natural extension of Google Chrome — the Google Chrome Operating System. It's our attempt to re-think what operating systems should be.

Google Chrome OS is an open source, lightweight operating system that will initially be targeted at netbooks. Later this year we will open-source its code, and netbooks running Google Chrome OS will be available for consumers in the second half of 2010. Because we're already talking to partners about the project, and we'll soon be working with the open source community, we wanted to share our vision now so everyone understands what we are trying to achieve.

Speed, simplicity and security are the key aspects of Google Chrome OS. We're designing the OS to be fast and lightweight, to start up and get you onto the web in a few seconds. The user interface is minimal to stay out of your way, and most of the user experience takes place on the web. And as we did for the Google Chrome browser, we are going back to the basics and completely redesigning the underlying security architecture of the OS so that users don't have to deal with viruses, malware and security updates. It should just work.

Google Chrome OS will run on both x86 as well as ARM chips and we are working with multiple OEMs to bring a number of netbooks to market next year. The software architecture is simple — Google Chrome running within a new windowing system on top of a Linux kernel. For application developers, the web is the platform. All web-based applications will automatically work and new applications can be written using your favorite web technologies. And of course, these apps will run not only on Google Chrome OS, but on any standards-based browser on Windows, Mac and Linux thereby giving developers the largest user base of any platform.

Google Chrome OS is a new project, separate from Android. Android was designed from the beginning to work across a variety of devices from phones to set-top boxes to netbooks. Google Chrome OS is being created for people who spend most of their time on the web, and is being designed to power computers ranging from small netbooks to full-size desktop systems. While there are areas where Google Chrome OS and Android overlap, we believe choice will drive innovation for the benefit of everyone, including Google.

We hear a lot from our users and their message is clear — computers need to get better. People want to get to their email instantly, without wasting time waiting for their computers to boot and browsers to start up. They want their computers to always run as fast as when they first bought them. They want their data to be accessible to them wherever they are and not have to worry about losing their computer or forgetting to back up files. Even more importantly, they don't want to spend hours configuring their computers to work with every new piece of hardware, or have to worry about constant software updates. And any time our users have a better computing experience, Google benefits as well by having happier users who are more likely to spend time on the Internet.

We have a lot of work to do, and we're definitely going to need a lot of help from the open source community to accomplish this vision. We're excited for what's to come and we hope you are too. Stay tuned for more updates in the fall and have a great summer.


its not gonna be a full OS.
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 12:32 PM

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so basically your saying you have a pirated copy of software that didn't even get released yet? although its possible, i highly doubt it. its most likely the free beta anyone can download.

Introducing the Google Chrome OS
7/07/2009 09:37:00 PM
It's been an exciting nine months since we launched the Google Chrome browser. Already, over 30 million people use it regularly. We designed Google Chrome for people who live on the web — searching for information, checking email, catching up on the news, shopping or just staying in touch with friends. However, the operating systems that browsers run on were designed in an era where there was no web. So today, we're announcing a new project that's a natural extension of Google Chrome — the Google Chrome Operating System. It's our attempt to re-think what operating systems should be.

Google Chrome OS is an open source, lightweight operating system that will initially be targeted at netbooks. Later this year we will open-source its code, and netbooks running Google Chrome OS will be available for consumers in the second half of 2010. Because we're already talking to partners about the project, and we'll soon be working with the open source community, we wanted to share our vision now so everyone understands what we are trying to achieve.

Speed, simplicity and security are the key aspects of Google Chrome OS. We're designing the OS to be fast and lightweight, to start up and get you onto the web in a few seconds. The user interface is minimal to stay out of your way, and most of the user experience takes place on the web. And as we did for the Google Chrome browser, we are going back to the basics and completely redesigning the underlying security architecture of the OS so that users don't have to deal with viruses, malware and security updates. It should just work.

Google Chrome OS will run on both x86 as well as ARM chips and we are working with multiple OEMs to bring a number of netbooks to market next year. The software architecture is simple — Google Chrome running within a new windowing system on top of a Linux kernel. For application developers, the web is the platform. All web-based applications will automatically work and new applications can be written using your favorite web technologies. And of course, these apps will run not only on Google Chrome OS, but on any standards-based browser on Windows, Mac and Linux thereby giving developers the largest user base of any platform.

Google Chrome OS is a new project, separate from Android. Android was designed from the beginning to work across a variety of devices from phones to set-top boxes to netbooks. Google Chrome OS is being created for people who spend most of their time on the web, and is being designed to power computers ranging from small netbooks to full-size desktop systems. While there are areas where Google Chrome OS and Android overlap, we believe choice will drive innovation for the benefit of everyone, including Google.

We hear a lot from our users and their message is clear — computers need to get better. People want to get to their email instantly, without wasting time waiting for their computers to boot and browsers to start up. They want their computers to always run as fast as when they first bought them. They want their data to be accessible to them wherever they are and not have to worry about losing their computer or forgetting to back up files. Even more importantly, they don't want to spend hours configuring their computers to work with every new piece of hardware, or have to worry about constant software updates. And any time our users have a better computing experience, Google benefits as well by having happier users who are more likely to spend time on the Internet.

We have a lot of work to do, and we're definitely going to need a lot of help from the open source community to accomplish this vision. We're excited for what's to come and we hope you are too. Stay tuned for more updates in the fall and have a great summer.


its not gonna be a full OS.


I do have the pirated copy of Windows 7. I've been on it for over 3 months, and doubt all you want, it is the same exact version you will have.

Google Chrome OS, is going to initially be for netbooks. The full goal is to expand it. I really hope you aren't thinking Google is just going to stop at netbooks? If you are, so be it. 2011 (which Windows 7 will still be Microsoft's main OS) Google Chrome will be avaliable.

I'll give you our programmers g-mail if you want to get into all the logics of it. I get my stuff through him, who knows more about computers in his pinky toe, then everyone around here combined.

I'm not maniac on the computer and not the most technical savvy guy going, but I'm being told by some guy I don't even know what I have and don't have. You don't even know what I do for a living.
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Posted 19 July 2009 - 01:31 PM

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I do have the pirated copy of Windows 7. I've been on it for over 3 months, and doubt all you want, it is the same exact version you will have.

Google Chrome OS, is going to initially be for netbooks. The full goal is to expand it. I really hope you aren't thinking Google is just going to stop at netbooks? If you are, so be it. 2011 (which Windows 7 will still be Microsoft's main OS) Google Chrome will be avaliable.

I'll give you our programmers g-mail if you want to get into all the logics of it. I get my stuff through him, who knows more about computers in his pinky toe, then everyone around here combined.

I'm not maniac on the computer and not the most technical savvy guy going, but I'm being told by some guy I don't even know what I have and don't have. You don't even know what I do for a living.


i didn't say that u didn't know what you have. i just said i doubted you had a pirated version of a software that hasn't been released. Especially when MS hasn't even put out keys for it or allows it for activation. but i guess if your programmer is that good he can bypass the MS activation process. Sorry you got all offended, just saying its unlikely, but possible.

on the other note. google chrome OS might be expanded in the future but there is no date or plans. your 2011 date has to be rumors only since google hans't officially said they have any plans of that or given a date. Also that's not Google's MO, they like everything to be ran through there servers on the web. Just liek google docs and gmail, there basically like office, but you don't install it. you run it on the web. which fits in with there netbook approach, since there OS and the hardware won't be powerfull enough to run an office suite.
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