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Computer scientists from the University of California, San Diego broke â€œthe terabyte barrierâ€ â€“ and a world record â€“ when they sorted more than one terabyte of data (1,000 gigabytes or 1 million megabytes) in just 60 seconds.
Word of the Day
- A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
- One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.