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08.30.12
AMD bares all with Southern Islands GPU shots
08.30.12

AMD bares all with Southern Islands GPU shots

AMD's been showing off its forthcoming wares at Hot Chips, and has taken the rare step of releasin...

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08.29.12
AMD teases next-gen Steamroller CPU, aims to Bulldoze the competition
08.29.12

AMD teases next-gen Steamroller CPU, aims to Bulldoze the competition

AMD's Bulldozer CPUs remind us of Betamax (or MiniDisc), in that its superlative design hasn't bee...

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08.04.12
IBM pushing System z, Power7+ chips as high as 5.5GHz, mainframes get mightier
08.04.12

IBM pushing System z, Power7+ chips as high as 5.5GHz, mainframes get mightier

Ten-core, 2.4GHz Xeons? Pshaw. IBM is used to the kind of clock speeds and brute force power that...

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08.09.11
IBM and NCSA end their Blue Waters affair, go back to just being supercomputing friends
08.09.11

IBM and NCSA end their Blue Waters affair, go back to just being supercomputing friends

It seems that IBM and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Ill...

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08.24.10
iPhone users may soon be putting on their Google Goggles
08.24.10

iPhone users may soon be putting on their Google Goggles

If iPhone owners are sometimes susceptible to a wee bit of Android envy, one reason might be Goog...

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08.24.10
Microsoft details Vejle, the new Xbox 360's system-on-chip architecture
08.24.10

Microsoft details Vejle, the new Xbox 360's system-on-chip architecture

There aren't many unresolved mysteries with Microsoft's new console by this point -- apart from per...

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08.24.10
AMD's Bobcat and Bulldozer, 2011 flagship CPU cores, detailed today
08.24.10

AMD's Bobcat and Bulldozer, 2011 flagship CPU cores, detailed today

One of these days AMD is gonna have to stop talking about its Atom-killing Bobcat and Xeon-ending B...

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05.28.10
NCSA prepares for Blue Waters petascale supercomputer, and we've got the video to prove it
05.28.10

NCSA prepares for Blue Waters petascale supercomputer, and we've got the video to prove it

How often do you get to see an unboxing of this magnitude? Our buddy Bill at the NCSA (National Cen...

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12.07.09
IBM developing 10 petaflop supercomputer, Power7 to ship next year
12.07.09

IBM developing 10 petaflop supercomputer, Power7 to ship next year

The last we heard, IBM was hard at work on its Power7 processor. Now the company's announcing that t...

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