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Netflix Is Building an Artificial Brain Using Amazon's Cloud

Klint Finley writes:  Nothing beats a movie recommendation from a friend who knows your tastes. At least not yet. Netflix wants to change that, aiming to build an online recommendation engine that outperforms even your closest friends. 549 more words

Science & Technology

What is a graphics adapter?

When images are displayed on the monitor the computer uses a graphics processing unit (GPU) to render these image which then appear on the screen in small flashes one after the other as frames.


NVIDIA unleashes first Maxwell-based GPU

NVIDIA has introduced the GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750, the first GPUs based on the new Maxwell graphics architecture.

A GeForce GTX 750 Ti running at 1080p resolution doubles the performance and uses half the power of the GTX 550 Ti, which was built with the Fermi architecture, and is one of the most used NVIDIA GPUs, according to the… 187 more words