@firstname.lastname@example.org @email@example.com we can't do two billion per second but we can do insanely complex ones in nanoseconds.
a computer has a lot of issues with "how far to the left do i need to jump to catch a ball -- also i'll be landing on dirt", which is to say it takes two billion calculations for a computer to figure out.
off topic but maybe give our old meatbags some credit 😌
They don't do the calculations at all, they just create a giant map of inputs -> results and look it up.
In other words, we DO have to do those calculations, we then ALSO have to MEMORIZE the results, and the longer we go without *using* them, the more likely we'll have to recompute them AGAIN.
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