At its analyst conference on Wednesday, Sun Microsystems showed a prototype server that uses an early version of its "Niagara" processor, which can run 32 separate instruction sequences simultaneously. Niagara servers are due out in the first quarter of 2006. The processor is located under a black cooling structure in the center of the server, but in production models, the cooling fins will be smaller, Sun said.
Behmor's app controlled coffee maker links to the Web for better brewing
The $329 Behmor Connected Coffee Brewer boasts the guts of an SCAA-approved drip coffee maker melded with a Wi-Fi radio, plus Internet links and mobile app control all in the interest of creating better pots of java.