Friday, November 03, 2006

This Geek Moment Brought To You By Parallels Desktop for Mac

by Tom Bozzo

It's kind of neat watching your CPU core usage in Activity Monitor on one screen while running a Stata job on your Windows XP virtual machine on another screen (*).

That is all.

Update: By request (I can't actually show what I was running, and would need to take the camera into work to show the dual-monitor setup)...

(Click to embiggen.)

(*) Even though the good folks of StataCorp have long supported the Mac, my formerly all-PC employer only licenses the Windows version.
I like the "Stata feet" -- the two pairs of sneakers peeking out below the Windows box.
Kim, heh, it's the four-legged stats machine!
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