Super computer

10.29.12
Cray's Jaguar supercomputer upgraded with NVIDIA Tesla GPUs, renamed Titan
10.29.12

Cray's Jaguar supercomputer upgraded with NVIDIA Tesla GPUs, renamed Titan

Cray's Jaguar (or XK7) supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been loaded up with the...

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10.06.12
Alt-week 10.6.12: supercomputers on the moon, hear the Earth sing and the future of sports commentary
10.06.12

Alt-week 10.6.12: supercomputers on the moon, hear the Earth sing and the future of sports commentary

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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03.06.12
Cha-ching! IBM's Watson heads to Citigroup to meddle in human finances
03.06.12

Cha-ching! IBM's Watson heads to Citigroup to meddle in human finances

Watson's been a busy supercomputer since it took a couple of humans to school on Jeopardy last year...

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11.23.11
NVIDIA's Tesla GPU powers Tsubame 2.0 to green supercomputer supremacy
11.23.11

NVIDIA's Tesla GPU powers Tsubame 2.0 to green supercomputer supremacy

The Green500 might not be quite as well known as the Top500, but it's no less of an honor to be c...

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10.31.11
China debuts homegrown supercomputer, hits one petaflop mark
10.31.11

China debuts homegrown supercomputer, hits one petaflop mark

China has already, however briefly, sat atop the Top500 list of supercomputers, but that was usin...

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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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07.18.10
Inhabitat's Week in Green: of mirror cubes and urban icebergs
07.18.10

Inhabitat's Week in Green: of mirror cubes and urban icebergs

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean te...

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01.14.08
Britain's new fastest supercomputer makes its ominous debut
01.14.08

Britain's new fastest supercomputer makes its ominous debut

It's always tough to keep track of the fastest supercomputers around at any given moment, but accor...

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09.15.07
The bicycle-powered supercomputer
09.15.07

The bicycle-powered supercomputer

In an attempt to illustrate the low power requirements of its latest Linux-based supercomputer, a co...

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