Parallelcomputing

09.28.12
Insert Coin: The Parallella project dreams of $99 supercomputers
09.28.12

Insert Coin: The Parallella project dreams of $99 supercomputers

In Insert Coin, we look at an exciting new tech project that requires funding before it can hit pro...

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12.14.11
NVIDIA open sources CUDA compiler, shares its LLVM-based love with everyone
12.14.11

NVIDIA open sources CUDA compiler, shares its LLVM-based love with everyone

A few years back, Intel prognosticated that NVIDIA's CUDA technology was destined to be a "footnote"...

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11.14.11
Barcelona readies hybrid ARM-based supercomputer, uses NVIDIA GPUs for heavy lifting
11.14.11

Barcelona readies hybrid ARM-based supercomputer, uses NVIDIA GPUs for heavy lifting

NVIDIA has announced that it'll be providing CUDA GPUs for Barcelona's Supercomputing Center, wit...

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07.22.11
IBM rig doesn't look like much, scans 10 billion files in 43 minutes
07.22.11

IBM rig doesn't look like much, scans 10 billion files in 43 minutes

Someone ought to gift these IBM researchers a better camera, because their latest General Paralle...

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05.04.11
AppleCrate II parallel computer made from Apple IIe motherboards
05.04.11

AppleCrate II parallel computer made from Apple IIe motherboards

In what's probably the coolest custom-built machine I've seen in ages, computer enthusiast Mich...

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09.21.10
NVIDIA teams with PGI for CUDA-x86, gifts its brand of parallelism to the world
09.21.10

NVIDIA teams with PGI for CUDA-x86, gifts its brand of parallelism to the world

NVIDIA's GPU Technology Conference 2010 just kicked off in San Jose, and CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has sha...

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05.03.10
NVIDIA VP says 'Moore's law is dead'
05.03.10

NVIDIA VP says 'Moore's law is dead'

NVIDIA and Intel haven't been shy about their differing respective visions of the future of computi...

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11.16.09
NVIDIA Tesla 20-series GPUs promise to dramatically cut supercomputing costs
11.16.09

NVIDIA Tesla 20-series GPUs promise to dramatically cut supercomputing costs

Sure, you've been hearing NVIDIA toss around names like CUDA, Fermi and Tesla for what seems like a...

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08.10.09
ATI Stream goes fisticuffs with NVIDIA's CUDA in epic GPGPU tussle
08.10.09

ATI Stream goes fisticuffs with NVIDIA's CUDA in epic GPGPU tussle

It's a given that the GPGPU (or General-Purpose Graphics Processing Unit) has a long, long ways to...

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