Parallel processing

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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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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06.21.11
Tilera's new 100-core CPU elbows its way to the cloud, face-melt still included
06.21.11

Tilera's new 100-core CPU elbows its way to the cloud, face-melt still included

Hundred core chips might not be breaking news -- especially if the company announcing it is Tilera...

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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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05.07.10
Intel plans to stuff more than 8 cores, extra speed into 2011 server chips
05.07.10

Intel plans to stuff more than 8 cores, extra speed into 2011 server chips

Yeah yeah, "more cores and faster speeds," you've heard it all before right? That'd be our reaction...

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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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10.26.09
Tilera's 100-core Tile-GX processor won't boil the oceans, will still melt faces
10.26.09

Tilera's 100-core Tile-GX processor won't boil the oceans, will still melt faces

Sixty-four, sixty-shmore... that's so 2007 in terms of processing cores found in a single CPU: one h...

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03.25.08
Intel and Microsoft fund $20M grant to reinvent computing: where do you want to go tomorrow?
03.25.08

Intel and Microsoft fund $20M grant to reinvent computing: where do you want to go tomorrow?

Although both Microsoft and Intel's R&D departments have been responsible for some nifty futuris...

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06.25.07
Researchers tout breakthrough in single chip parallel processing
06.25.07

Researchers tout breakthrough in single chip parallel processing

Researchers at the University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering have developed a p...

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