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high-performance computing


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


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


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


Sun touts high-performance computing for the masses

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


Singing computer alarms the president. President Johnson, that is

Declassified CIA memos from the 1960s show the United States was concerned about Chinese computing power and that other arms race with the Soviet Union -- the space race.

By September 17, 2015


​New Apple TV shuns thousands of Web-powered apps

Apple has excised some browser technology from its tvOS, meaning a great many developers will have to retool games and other apps if they want a place in the new Apple TV App Store.

By September 11, 2015


The secret alliance that could give the Web a massive speed boost

An unusually broad tie-up of browser makers is working on faster Web performance using new technology that bridges a years-old divide in the browser world.

By June 18, 2015


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


Hidden life of the ocean revealed in new giant survey

A team of international scientists has provided an unprecedented look at microscopic life in the ocean.

By May 25, 2015


Nvidia beats expectations in fourth quarter on strong sales of graphics chips

The Santa Clara, Calif., company posts another strong quarter to end its fiscal year and hints at big gaming news early next month.

By February 11, 2015