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fractal

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Frax app brings fractal-exploration glory to iOS

A computer-graphics A-team is digging into fractals again with software that's clearly a labor of love. Exploring the Mandelbrot and Julia sets is a spectacular marriage of beauty and math.

By Oct. 2, 2013

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Yep, Apple's A7 looks twice as fast -- at least for fractal math

A detailed look at the Frax app's 90 percent performance boost on the iPhone 5S shows why Apple's A7 chip isn't a marketing gimmick -- even if the advantages aren't strictly because of a 64-bit design.

By Oct. 10, 2013

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Google shows off Web-based fractal explorer

Web Workers let the application do background processing--handy for churning through mathematical calculations such as the Mandelbrot set.

By Feb. 2, 2011

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Apple said to be pointing to GlobalFoundries for chip making

A longtime customer of Samsung, Apple is reportedly looking at other companies to also manufacture its iPhone and iPad chips.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Vimeo videos go fine art at Volta N.Y.

editor's notebook Artsy YouTube rival serves up program of short films, including some dazzling digital animations, as part of international art fair.

By Mar. 5, 2011

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Darth Vader, Spider-Pig fly at International Balloon Fiesta

The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta hosts hundreds of hot air balloons. Some geeky gems are among the flyers.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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DeskTray gone; G4 firmware update confirmed; more

DeskTray gone; G4 firmware update confirmed; more

By Jul. 6, 2000

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Shockfossils: 5 million volts of electric art

Electrons gone wild burn their way through acrylic slabs to create Shockfossils, branching works of art that capture the raw power of electricity.

By Feb. 21, 2012

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<b>Menu text vanishes in Mac OS 8; the cause and solution

Menu text vanishes in Mac OS 8; the cause and solution

By Dec. 19, 1997

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How to build a budget gaming PC for under £350

Want to play some hot-looking new games but don't want to spend a fortune on a PC? Step this way for everything you need to know.

By Sep. 6, 2012