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    to decrease the rotations of a disk from a high value of rotations per minute to a lower value of rotations per minute

    I was wondering if I should set the disks to spin down after 1hr or 5 hrs or whatever.

    By default, Windows xp is configured to spin down the hard drive after a short period of inactivity.

    Submitted by anonymous from Germany on 14/02/2015


a rainbow produced when water droplets in the air reflect light from the moon rather than the sun

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a way of doing business that involves recruiting large numbers of people who work for themselves using the company's platform, as used by companies such as Uber, Deliveroo and the like

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