Get flash to fully experience Pearltrees
IBM Watson Solutions VP Stephen Gold interacts with the new IBM Watson Engagement Advisor, which uses cloud-delivered mobile and online chat technology to assist businesses’ customers, anytime and anywhere (credit: Jon Simon/Feature Photo Service for IBM)
The mining speed of the bitcoin network on bitcoinwatch.com passed 1 exaFLOPS (1,000 petaFLOPS) this week — more than 8 times the combined speed of the Top 500 supercomputers, The Genesis Block reports .
With all the buzz about the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing I got to thinking, how powerful were the computers that "took us to the Moon?" It turns out, they were nothing short of amazing. If you've never had a nerdy bone in your body, feel free to skip this post.
¿Cuántos FLOPS alcanzan las consolas?
GPU Even ignoring the bandwidth limitations the PS3's GPU is not as powerful as the Xbox 360's GPU.
BEIJING, Oct. 28 (Xinhua) -- China's Tianhe-1 has overtaken Nebule to regain top spot as China's fastest computer according to a new list of China's Top 100 supercomputers released Thursday.
So what is all this flopping about? FLOPS are Floating Point Operations Per Second.
Exponential Growth of Computing, Twentieth Through Twenty-first Century , Calculations per Second per $1,000, pg 70.