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tlr online
24-07-05, 00:46
2001 is on TV atm (awesome movie) and HAL is talking about trust.

If technology existed whereby you could intellectually converse with your computer, would you trust it with your most valuable secrets?

SMSL
24-07-05, 00:57
Nope. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/smile.gif

Henhead
24-07-05, 01:07
Also watching it. Just remember tlr the 9000 series has had no documented malfunctions!! http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/privateeye.gif

Do you know where the name HAL came from?

OH yeah and the answer is NO!

[ 24. July 2005, 02:10: Message edited by: Henhead ]

tlr online
24-07-05, 01:16
HAL 9000 (Heuristically programmed ALgorithmic computer)

Henhead
24-07-05, 01:31
Also take the letters IBM and go one letter in the alphabet back....

TRChik
24-07-05, 01:33
no way.

TRelic
24-07-05, 07:36
Originally posted by tlr online:
2001 is on TV atm (awesome movie) and HAL is talking about trust.

If technology existed whereby you could intellectually converse with your computer, would you trust it with your most valuable secrets? Yes, perhaps I would.

Neteru
24-07-05, 09:49
Originally posted by Henhead:
Also take the letters IBM and go one letter in the alphabet back.... I knew that. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/c-2.gif

2001: A Space Odyssey is one of my favourite films. I just love the whole atmosphere. And think about it. How great does it look? You'd never think it was made in 1969 would you?

To answer the question. No, I wouldn't.

[ 24. July 2005, 10:51: Message edited by: Neteru ]

thesmallprint
24-07-05, 11:17
Nope, I wouldn't.

tlr online
24-07-05, 11:46
Originally posted by Neteru:
How great does it look? You'd never think it was made in 1969 would you?When Dave Bowman witnesses the birth of the universe, I remember thinking that the graphic and effects looked pretty good. I scooted over to IMDb and couldn't believe this movie is 37 years old.

Awesome flick.

Neteru
24-07-05, 12:08
I forgot to mention. I just love the fact that Leonard Rossiter is in it.

Nicky
24-07-05, 12:11
No I wouldn't. What if it suddenly goes crazy and starts transmitting my secrets all over the universe? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/privateeye.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif

[ 24. July 2005, 13:27: Message edited by: Nicky ]

Henhead
24-07-05, 12:12
Originally posted by Neteru:
I forgot to mention. I just love the fact that Leonard Rossiter is in it. Yep, I've got the complete Rising Damp DVD box set. He is just so funny it in it :D

SMSL
24-07-05, 22:04
Originally posted by Nicky:
No I wouldn't. What if it suddenly goes crazy and starts transmitting my secrets all over the universe? http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/privateeye.gif http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/tongue.gif It wouldn't even need to go as far as going crazy, if it's a machine, it means it can be hacked... :eek:

Tramp
24-07-05, 22:19
Excuse me but I thought our computers already had most of our secrets. Whether we like it or not. We bank, we shop, we pay bills, we write emails and letters and we CHAT.

Think about it. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

tlr online
24-07-05, 22:28
Evening Kate. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

Tramp
24-07-05, 22:44
Morning Justin. How is lovely Portsmouth today. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif

SMSL
24-07-05, 23:03
Originally posted by Tramp:
Excuse me but I thought our computers already had most of our secrets. Whether we like it or not. We bank, we shop, we pay bills, we write emails and letters and we CHAT.

Think about it. http://www.tombraiderforums.com/images/smilies/wave.gif You're right, but, at least, most of that info gets deleted with time, not permanently stored, like when we tell someone a secret.

... ok, when we tell someone with good memory a secret. :D