After takin' a swig o' grog, The Ghost In The Machine belched out
this bit o' wisdom:
> On Oct 23, 12:25 am, 7 <website_has_em...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Google is now more than 56% the size of micoshaft corporation.
>> I say let Google buy out micoshaft.
>> Free up the code, and it will create 10 million+ new jobs as IT workers
>> scamble to repair and upgrade everything in sight and create new products.
> Uh, good luck with that; having a minnow attempt to
> swallow a shark isn't exactly the best of strategies on
> the minnow's part.
> GOOG marketcap: $110B
> MSFT marketcap: $196B
> GOOG debt: $0
> MSFT debt: $0.001B
Yeah, you'd need two Google "minnows" to do the job.
> Granted, it would be nice to liberate the Windows code.
Or its users, anyway.
n = ((n >> 1) & 0x55555555) | ((n << 1) & 0xaaaaaaaa);
n = ((n >> 2) & 0x33333333) | ((n << 2) & 0xcccccccc);
n = ((n >> 4) & 0x0f0f0f0f) | ((n << 4) & 0xf0f0f0f0);
n = ((n >> 8) & 0x00ff00ff) | ((n << 8) & 0xff00ff00);
n = ((n >> 16) & 0x0000ffff) | ((n << 16) & 0xffff0000);
-- C code which reverses the bits in a word.