The U.S. Air Force is retiring its G-Force centrifuge after 22 years of spinning pilots around in order to prevent loss of consciousness caused by G-forces.
Today at Computex, the computer trade show in Taiwan, Nvidia unveiled a new lineup of laptop GPUs, called the GeForce 9M Series.
Cisco Systems is packaging its networking equipment to target the emerging market for education over the Web. Cisco on Wednesday announced partnerships with four companies--iXL, gForce, Ninth House and Saba--that offer "e-learning." Cisco is working with the education companies as well as service providers to offer businesses a way to offer classes to their employees over the Web. Cisco sells content delivery products that help businesses send video over a network and into their employees' desktop computers.