the current present, the idea of creating relationships with automated machines is not new, but in 1972 was fascinating and opened numerous possibilities to upcoming movies. Huey, Dewey and Louie were the inspiration for the famous Star Wars droid, R2-D2. Silent Running gave us an excellent idea in how not just robots, but technology itself is being shaped to fulfill humans…
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Using a spreadsheet, financial calculator, or trial and error to find the root of the equation, we
IRRNX-20 = 20.34%
The IRR criteria implies accepting the NX-20.
The profitability index is the present value of…
At the beginning of the period, the price of Computers, Inc. divided by the industry index was 0.39; by the end of the period, the ratio had increased to 0.50. As the ratio increased over the period, it appears that Computers, Inc. outperformed other firms in its industry. The overall trend, therefore, indicates relative strength, although some fluctuation existed during the period, with the ratio falling to a low point of 0.33 on day 19.
Five day moving averages: Days 1 – 5: (19.63 + 20 +…
While ubiquitous Internet access is extremely convenient and enables marvelous new applications for mobile users, it also creates a major security vulnerability—by placing a passive receiver in the vicinity of the wireless transmitter, that receiver can obtain a copy of every packet that is transmitted! These packets can contain all kinds of sensitive information, including passwords, social security numbers, trade secrets, and private personal messages. A passive receiver that records a copy of…