Daily Archives:May 9th, 2006

The Colour Purple

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This may be the end of an era. Silicon Graphics has filed for Chapter 11. It’s been a long time since those purple SGI machines have been commonplace, even in research labs, but they made some good and innovative (if expensive) stuff in their time and the tech world will be poorer for their demise.

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