US National Laboratory’s High Performance Computing Division has 750-node Raspberry Pi clusters
Published in Motherboards


Emulates an ARM-based supercomputer

The National Laboratory’s High Performance Computing Division Los Alamos has access to 750-node Raspberry Pi clusters which it is using in development work.

Google will not block Russian government's fake news sites
Published in News


Russians free to flood west with fake news

Russian communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said on Monday it had been informed by Google that the search engine does not change its algorithm to re-rank individual websites.

US is the world leader in the internet of vehicles
Published in News

 
IoV is a thing now

Forget the internet of things, the latest buzzword is the internet of vehicles and according to bean counters at Digitimes Research it is something that the US is the world leader.

Intel’s product list for next year leaked
Published in News
Monday, 27 November 2017 13:41

Intel’s product list for next year leaked


Rest of the eight gen details


The rest of Chipzilla’s eighth-gen chips to be released have had their details leaked.

Building a chip to resist the fires of Venus
Published in Processors
Friday, 24 November 2017 12:08

Building a chip to resist the fires of Venus


Not even a Nvidia chip gets that hot

NASA boffins are working on a chip which can handle the superheated, globally warmed heat of Venus.

Half of GitHub is duplicated code
Published in News
Friday, 24 November 2017 11:47

Half of GitHub is duplicated code


Researchers shocked

More than 70 percent of code stored in GitHub is duplicated, a study has found.

European workers revolt on Amazon’s big day
Published in News


Amazon thinks it can manage


Amazon workers in Italy and German know when it is a good day to make their demands noticed – they've called a strike on the company’s busiest day.

MediaTek releases new MT2621 chipset
Published in News
Friday, 24 November 2017 11:16

MediaTek releases new MT2621 chipset


First dual-mode SOC for IoT

MediaTek has announced its newest chipset which it claims is the industry’s first dual-mode System-on-Chip (SoC) designed for Internet of Things (IoT) applications with both narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) Release 14 (R14) and GSM/GPRS connectivity.

British ISPs banned from massaging broadband speed figures
Published in News


You can’t claim speeds that most users don’t get

Broadband firms will no longer be able to advertise broadband speeds based numbers that only a few customers get.

European Parliament clamps down on spying hardware
Published in News


This gear threatening security and human rights

The European Parliament has overwhelmingly backed plans to control exports of devices to intercept mobile phone calls, hack computers or circumvent passwords that could be used by foreign states to suppress political opponents or activists.