Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 5 / 5
Comfortable
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
Comfortable   3/8/2013 2:19:05 AM
NO RATINGS
The Higgs Boson was confirmed based upon a statistical observation and now most particle physicists believe the standard model to be accurate. I don't see a problem with claiming something is a law if the statistical analysis supports the claim. Even our own existence is based upon statistical interactions with photons. If you don't believe that, turn off all the light in your bedroom tonight and tell us tomorrow if you could still see yourself in the mirror.

J---
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
J---   3/8/2013 1:38:45 AM
NO RATINGS
Guys, stop just thinking like engineers. Being able to predict possible change means being able to plan for it. That can have significant impacts on cost predictions, market growth, and investment.

daleste
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
daleste   3/8/2013 1:05:23 AM
NO RATINGS
Oh, don't bring up the shades of grey. Can't get my wife away from those books...

R_Colin_Johnson
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
R_Colin_Johnson   3/7/2013 10:02:24 PM
NO RATINGS
I think people use "laws" out of optimism--they really want to improve our predictive powers and "wish" that they could come up with a black-or-white "law" to help out. Of course, as you say, the world is shades of grey :)

MI6
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
MI6   3/7/2013 9:35:06 PM
NO RATINGS
I agree always left that the word “laws” was way to overused especially when this “law” actually describes a Goal to the drive market demand by pushing technology

v1kran7
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
v1kran7   3/7/2013 8:59:35 PM
NO RATINGS
Just joking @iniewski, you're absolutely right though.

v1kran7
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
v1kran7   3/7/2013 8:59:06 PM
NO RATINGS
Just joking @iniewski, you're absolutely right though.

v1kran7
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
v1kran7   3/7/2013 8:56:57 PM
NO RATINGS
the ohmic law has already lost to the laws of Quantum Mechanics and super conductivity etc

krisi
User Rank
Author
re: Moore's Law trumped by Wright's Law
krisi   3/7/2013 8:46:56 PM
NO RATINGS
Why do people refer to those observations as laws? They are trends which last for a while until they stops working. The Ohmic law etc is probably applicable for eternity...Kris

<<   <   Page 5 / 5


Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Radio
NEXT UPCOMING BROADCAST

What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.
Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
05:27
The LT8602 has two high voltage buck regulators with an ...
05:18
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
01:34
Why the multicopter? It has every thing in it. 58 of ...
Security is important in all parts of the IoT chain, ...
Infineon explains their philosophy and why the multicopter ...
The LTC4282 Hot SwapTM controller allows a board to be ...
This video highlights the Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC, and sho...
Homeowners may soon be able to store the energy generated ...
The LTC®6363 is a low power, low noise, fully differential ...
See the Virtex® UltraScale+™ FPGA with 32.75G backplane ...
Vincent Ching, applications engineer at Avago Technologies, ...
The LT®6375 is a unity-gain difference amplifier which ...
The LTC®4015 is a complete synchronous buck controller/ ...
10:35
The LTC®2983 measures a wide variety of temperature sensors ...
The LTC®3886 is a dual PolyPhase DC/DC synchronous ...
The LTC®2348-18 is an 18-bit, low noise 8-channel ...
The LT®3042 is a high performance low dropout linear ...