News tagged with processing units

Thermogenerator from the printer

Wireless sensor networks monitor machinery and equipment in factories, cars and power stations. They increasingly "harvest" the energy they need to transmit measurement data from the environment, thus making them self-sufficient. ...

dateNov 15, 2012 in Engineering
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AMD whets Steamroller appetite at Hot Chips

(—Some might think of AMD as the chip design market underdog, but that underdog raised interest this week when the company's CTO, Mark Papermaster, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, presented a ...

dateAug 29, 2012 in Hardware weblog
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Intel's plans for quadcore SoC chips discovered

(—Intel, long dominant on the PC/Windows platform has not been quite so successful in getting its chips inside other machines such as Apple's line of computers, RISC machines, and more recently hand-held devices. ...

dateAug 29, 2012 in Hardware weblog
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ARM asks Khronos for OpenCL nod for Midgard GPU

( -- ARM wastes no time taking every opportunity to prove its reputation as "GPU computing" kingpins. GPU computing is seen as having a bright future, where the computational performance of the GPU, which was historically ...

dateAug 05, 2012 in Hardware report
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