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In article <783422905snz@wildcard.demon.co.uk>, Cyber Surfer
<cyber_surfer@wildcard.demon.co.uk> wrote:
>Byte did a feature on the PCW show some years ago, and noted that the
>interest in computers in the UK was high than in the US, considering
>the difference in size between our populations and land mass.

Land mass??!?

Forgive me if I'm missing something obvious, but why on earth would you
want to normalise "interest in computers" with respect to land mass?

Tim.
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Original headers:

From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: uk.net
Subject: UK vs US (was Re: Hi from California)
Date: 1 Nov 1994 16:19:35 -0000
Organization: PIPEX, 216 Science Park, Cambridge, England
Message-ID: <395pqn$3vh@pipe.pipex.net>
References: <38kidt$68@newsbf01.news.aol.com>
  <783344928snz@avondale.demon.co.uk> <783422905snz@wildcard.demon.co.uk>

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