Some Observations on SSD bit rot

Some Observations on SSD bit rot Since the Samsung 840 SSD, circa 2013, we have observed bit rot on TLC SSD drives. A few bits “evaporate” with time (faster when warmer). The SSD controller can ECC correct these error bits when read, however there is a big performance penalty when this is going on. SSD manufacturers seem to overly focus on extending “endurance” (wear out) of cells from writing many times and seem to totally ignore bit rotting. Some SSD firmware sees bit rotting, and incorrectly ASSUMES it to be…

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Opinion: Don’t Regulate Facial Recognition. Ban It. | We are on the verge of a nightmare era of mass surveillance by the state and private companies. It’s not too late to stop it.

Opinion: Don’t Regulate Facial Recognition. Ban It. | We are on the verge of a nightmare era of mass surveillance by the state and private companies. It’s not too late to stop it. submitted by /u/MyNameIsGriffon [link] [comments] top scoring links : technology Subreddit dedicated to the news and discussions about the creation and use of technology and its surrounding issues.

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Awesome 👏🏻 news from Uber for releasing its code for conversational #AI

#ArtificialIntelligence: Awesome 👏🏻 news from Uber for releasing its code for conversational #AI It’s called Plato Research Dialog System, and it was released in open source today on GitHub. Github: https://github.com/uber-research/plato-research-dialogue-system Blog: https://eng.uber.com/plato-research-dialogue-system/ submitted by /u/ai-lover to r/artificial [link] [comments] top scoring links : multi

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Locally Run ISPs Offer The Fastest Broadband In America – 6 out of the 10 fastest ISPs are either community run, or public/private partnerships.

Locally Run ISPs Offer The Fastest Broadband In America – 6 out of the 10 fastest ISPs are either community run, or public/private partnerships. submitted by /u/mvea [link] [comments] top scoring links : technology Subreddit dedicated to the news and discussions about the creation and use of technology and its surrounding issues.

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