Addendum to previous

Having got all excited about the fact that an ego-boostingly high number of you darling readers arrived at my blog yesterday, I had a wee look at the search terms. Just for shits and giggles.

Could the person who searched for “fx-9750g hack” please stand up.

Why, for the love of all that is holy, would you want to hack a calculator?

Please note: I am not taking the piss. I actually want to know.

*Ten minutes later, on return from a Google session*

I have had revealed to me a strange new world; a world where grown men spend their time on such fetish sites as casiocalc.org and omnimaga.org. Here, they talk about calculator emulators, the calculator equivalent of Easter eggs, and overclocking the calculator.

No, really – overclocking the calculator.

I’m a girl geek, and proud of it. But I feel, somehow, dirty. And not in a good way.

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4 responses to “Addendum to previous

  1. Casio to the power of 5318008.

  2. Yes Charlie. You are officially 12 🙂

  3. A calculator hack maybe that’s what’s caused all the “neutrino” kerfuffle over at CERN … some back-room bod has been “dipping” all the Casios he can get hold of and although it’s made them work faster accuracy has suffered…

  4. Hehe. It’s as good an explanation as any, Matt!

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