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Raspberry Pi Now the Third Best-Selling GP Computer of All Time

Raspberry Pi Now the Third Best-Selling GP Computer of All Time

Raspberry Pi has recently reached a milestone, becoming the third best-selling general purpose computer in history, displacing the Commodore 64 which sold 12.5 million, the ...

March 18, 2017 at 10:49 pm by

Laser Pulse Study Could Lead to Super-Fast Lightwave Computers

New research into ultrashort light pulses could lead to computers that run 100,000 times faster than current hardware. A team from the University of Michigan may have achieved ...

March 14, 2017 at 7:48 pm by
AMD

AMD Announces The Radeon Open Compute Platform

AMD has just officially unveiled the Radeon Open Compute Platform (ROCm) which a new open-source foundation for Hyper Scale and HPC-Class computing. This initiative is based ...

November 14, 2016 at 1:00 pm by

New Heat Dissipation Method Could Make Semiconductors Faster

A team of researchers from the University of California have developed a new technique for dissipating heat across electronic devices which could give a massive speed and ...

November 14, 2016 at 10:00 am by
AMD

AMD Thinks Moore’s Law is Alive and Kicking

Despite recent claims to the contrary by rivals Intel, AMD has declared that Moore’s Law – the principle that computing power would double as processing technology shrinks ...

September 6, 2016 at 3:40 pm by

Researchers Break Quantum Computing Logic Gate Record

A team of Oxford University researchers has broken a record vital to the creation of a quantum computer, which could harness the quantum-mechanical phenomena of entanglement ...

August 8, 2016 at 8:46 am by

Diamonds Could Help Unlock Quantum Computing

The stumbling block when it comes to quantum computing – which aims to use the quantum-mechanical phenomena of entanglement and superposition in order to perform superfast ...

April 11, 2016 at 9:20 pm by

IBM’s Watson Now Has A Cook Book

Who doesn’t like their food? From the simple sandwich to a Sunday roast, there are plenty of meals you can make to enjoy in anything from five minutes to five hours. ...

April 3, 2016 at 11:00 am by

GCHQ Admits £1b Investment in Cyber Security “Hasn’t Worked”

Over the last five years, UK intelligence service GCHQ has spent nearly £1 billion on its cyber security initiative, but the civil servant in charge of the program has ...

March 14, 2016 at 3:12 pm by
AMD

AMD Snags Nvidia Supercomputer Client With FirePro & GPUOpen

When AMD revealed their GPUOpen and Boltzmann Initiative, it seemed like a last-ditch effort to get back some GPU computing and enterprise marketshare. Nvidia had struck ...

March 5, 2016 at 11:40 am by
PC Mac

Microsoft: Windows PCs ‘Do More’ Than Macs

The PC Vs Mac debate has been hotly discussed and analysed for what seems to be since the dawn of time. Over the years, there’s been various arguments which outlines the ...

February 29, 2016 at 8:30 pm by

Microsoft Patents a Modular Computing Device

Microsoft applied for this patent as far back as July last year and it was now published just a few days ago. Microsoft has now patented a “modular computing ...

February 15, 2016 at 9:45 am by
Computers

2015 Saw Biggest Ever Decline in PC Sales

PC sales in 2015 were the lowest since 2008 – shipping below 300 million units – and the on-year decline of 10.6% is the largest decline ever experienced, beating a ...

January 14, 2016 at 9:00 pm by

NEC Releases New 27-Inch and 30-Inch MultiSync EA IPS Panel Displays

NEC Display Solutions of America has announced the release of two new widescreen MultiSync monitors with IPS panel technology, the 30-inch EA305WMi and the 27-inch EA275WMi. ...

December 17, 2015 at 6:56 pm by

Raspberry Pi Zero Was Inspired by Google

The Raspberry Pi Zero, the tiny, £4 ($5) microcomputer from the Raspberry Pi Foundation which sold out in less than a day, would not have existed were it not for a timely ...

November 30, 2015 at 9:00 pm by

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