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US Beats China To The Top Of The Supercomputer List

US Beats China To The Top Of The Supercomputer List Over the last 5 years, there has been something of a back-and-forth between China and the US over who has the most powerful ...

November 13, 2018 at 10:32 am by
Supercomputer with 'One Million Cores' Built in Manchester

Supercomputer with ‘One Million Cores’ Built in Manchester

The World’s Largest Neuromorphic Supercomputer Although Intel announced that they will have a 48-core Xeon processor coming out soon, AMD rained on their parade by ...

November 8, 2018 at 3:01 pm by
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Scientists Arrested For Using Supercomputer To Mine Bitcoin

Scientists Mining Cryptocurrency We have all occasionally done things at work that was a little cheeky. A smidgen beyond the remit of acceptable behavior. In most instances ...

February 9, 2018 at 6:59 pm by

China Overtakes US to Top the ‘Supercomputer’ List

China beats the US to the top of the supercomputer list For several years now, America has topped the listings for the number of supercomputers in the world. Its dominance has ...

November 14, 2017 at 11:46 am by

HP ‘The Machine’ Supercomputer Is 8000x Faster Than a PC

HP revealed their new prototype “the Machine” this week, in what they’re calling the world’s first demonstration of memory-driven computing! While this ...

December 5, 2016 at 10:00 am by
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Japan Wants to Build the World’s Fastest Supercomputer by 2018

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that Japan wants to push the boundaries of technology further than ever before, but the country’s timeframe for building the fastest ...

November 27, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

US Plans to Build Pair of Exascale Supercomputers

A panel of US government scientists at the recent annual SuperComputing Conference have outlined an exascale strategy developed while under President Barack Obama’s ...

November 22, 2016 at 1:15 pm by

NVIDIA Builds World’s Most Efficient Supercomputer

NVIDIA has a powerful new supercomputer, and it’s been judged to be the most efficient in the world, and the 28th fastest, in the official Top500 list. The DGX SaturnV, ...

November 15, 2016 at 8:10 pm by

U.S. Wants IBM Supercomputer Competitor By 2018

Let it not be said that the US doesn’t get jealous, no sooner had China announced the Sunway TaihuLight, the first supercomputer in the world to have a theoretical speed ...

June 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm by

The Sunway TaihuLight is a Monolithic Supercomputer

When it comes to supercomputers, everyone is looking for the next best thing. From building multi-core processors to creating the first quantum computer, everyone is looking ...

June 20, 2016 at 8:45 pm by

Knights Landing Supercomputing Chipset Featured in Ninja Desktops

Whenever new hardware is released, they always come with cool names and Intel’s latest Xeon Phi chip’s don’t disappoint with the name Knights Landing (any ...

April 16, 2016 at 12:40 pm by

Protein-Powered Biocomputer is Only as Big as a Book

Supercomputers are incredibly important, especially when it comes to research and performing incredibly complex calculations. However, supercomputers are notorious for using a ...

February 27, 2016 at 5:30 pm by

Intel to Deliver 72-Core Supercomputer Chip to Workstations

In an attempt to change the workstation game entirely, Intel intends to release their new 72-core supercomputer chip, code-named “Knight’s Landing”, to ...

November 16, 2015 at 9:56 pm by

Analysing Your Brain Could Be 30 Times Faster Than A Supercomputer

The human brain, fascinating, exciting and full of possibilities, the notion to create, form an opinion and challenge the environment which we live in, is truly exceptional. ...

August 30, 2015 at 12:00 pm by

BBC and Met Office Experiences A Stormy End

After the poor weather we’ve had recently, it seems that everyone’s attention has been turned to weather forecasts to scope for a break of sunshine or even just a ...

August 25, 2015 at 10:00 am by

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