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high-performance computing

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Renovo Coupe shapes high-performance electric car future

With a body taken from an American racing car legend and a dose of Silicon Valley start-up tech under the hood, the Renovo Coupe looks set to turn up our perception of what an electric car can do.

By November 14, 2014

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Khronos updates OpenGL high-performance graphics

The nonprofit Khronos Group is expanding its standard-bearer flag deeper into the world of Web graphics

By August 8, 2011

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Toshiba Portege R700 review: Hands-on with a high-performance thin-and-light laptop

Meet the Toshiba Portege R700 -- a remarkably light, remarkably thin laptop that should offer remarkable performance too. Oh, and remarkable battery life thrown in for good measure

By June 21, 2010

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High-performance computing for Web 2.0

At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Sun Microsystems CEO Jonathan Schwartz talks about the company's new high-performance computing facility in Austin, Texas, and how Web 2.0 companies like Facebook and Google are benefiting from high-performance computing systems.

April 29, 2008

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Checking out Photoshop for Chromebooks: Network-computing revived

Adobe Photoshop Streaming runs on a Google server instead of your PC. Remember Sun Microsystems' motto "the network is the computer"? CNET's Stephen Shankland takes a look.

By November 22, 2014

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Qualcomm boosts the brains on its flagship Snapdragon 810 chip

The leading maker of mobile processors showcases the capabilities of its newest top-end chip, set to ship in devices starting early next year.

By December 12, 2014

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In newest tally, supercomputing progress tapers off

Hardware, software and funding limits mean it's not easy to make the fastest computers even faster. That's too bad for the industries that rely on them.

By November 17, 2014

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IBM, Nvidia land $325M supercomputer deal

US Energy Department funds two huge machines that combine IBM and Nvidia chips with Mellanox networking. A further $100 million goes toward making faster next-gen supercomputers.

By November 14, 2014

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How IBM is making computers more like your brain. For real

Big Blue is using the human brain as a template for breakthrough designs. Brace yourself for a supercomputer that's cooled and powered by electronic blood and small enough to fit in a backpack.

By October 17, 2013

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After Apple, mobile readies big push to 64-bit

TSMC signaled this week that the mobile industry is getting ready to move to 64-bit computing.

By April 20, 2014