The challenges of multi-core programming on the client went away as much as they have been solved.
Intel exec talks about how to think about performance in a parallel programming environment, and why such environments give developers headaches.
Concerned with the difficulty of programming for multicore chips, Microsoft and Intel will sponsor a lab to build frameworks for writing parallel software.
Appropriately timed for April Fools' Day, Comedy Central's new app replaces show-specific apps, creating a one-stop spot with free full episodes of "The Daily Show," "South Park," and more.
Big Blue's cognitive computing chip could enable wide-ranging applications that take advantage of massive performance while using no more power than a hearing aid.
Samsung releases more tablets than any other device in its Galaxy. We highlight the differences between its three premium lineups.
The company is continuing to hint that its core Windows platform will scale across devices of all sizes.
The University of Illinois' National Center for Supercomputing Applications will use a Cray supercomputer for the National Science Foundation's Blue Waters project. That computer will incorporate AMD's new 16-core processor.
Microsoft's upcoming mobile OS has a lot more in common with Windows Sr., a technology decision that hints at closer future ties.
The new operating system should be able to make better use of modern multicore chips--in part through changes to adapt Windows to big servers.