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Samsung laptop PCs and devices could have proprietary GPUs because, why not?

by | Monday, June 25, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
Samsung laptop PCs and devices could have proprietary GPUs because, why not?

The big question here is: if Apple, Samsung and possibly Microsoft succeed in building their own mobile and desktop CPUs and GPUs, how will this new trend affect the market and the price of devices?

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Microsoft to radically redesign Surface tablets in 2019

by | Sunday, June 17, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
Microsoft to radically redesign Surface tablets in 2019

Project “Carmel” is the code name for the Surface Pro 6, which is really all we know about it for the time being, aside from rumors hinting to the possibility that this product will be designed to directly compete with Apple iPad Pro and Chromebook devices, by offering consumers configurations with a competitive price point that even Google might have a hard time matching, considering that the Pro 6 is expected to run the full desktop version of Windows 10.

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US Dept of Energy IBM / Nvidia-powered Summit Supercomputer puts China’s Sunway TaihuLight to shame

by | Monday, June 11, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
US Dept of Energy IBM / Nvidia-powered Summit Supercomputer puts China’s Sunway TaihuLight to shame

Eerily reminiscent of “The Machine”, the all-seeing, artificially intelligent fictional supercomputer from the TV show “Person of Interest”, Summit’s architecture and sheer size flyes past any stretch of the imagination, as the hardware itself is comprised of 4,608 servers that extend through the size of two tennis courts, housing more than 9,000 22-core IBM Power9 CPUs, and 27,000 NVIDIA Tesla V100 GPUs.

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Will your next Apple MacBook be powered by Intel or ARM? The ultimate showdown has already begun.

by | Tuesday, June 5, 2018 | 0 comment(s)
Will your next Apple MacBook be powered by Intel or ARM? The ultimate showdown has already begun.

Forget Mac vs. PC, or Android versus iPhone. The real showdown has already started, between Intel Core CPUs, and upcoming ARM-based Cortex A-series processors, for supremacy of the laptop market.

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