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Microsoft's claim that Surface Book is twice as fast as 13-inch MacBook Pro misleading, show benchmarks

When Microsoft launched its first full-on laptop, the Surface Book, it made a big point of claiming that the machine was twice as fast as a 13-inch MacBook Pro. 230 more words


Generating Poisson random variates on a GPU (Part 1)

Update (08/19/15): I bought an Nvidia GPU on eBay, so I’ll run some performance tests on it in the next couple weeks.

Right now, my research is centered around continuous-time Markov chains (CTMCs). 1,509 more words

Anonymous developers who have successfully infected Nvidia GPU cards with malware on both Linux and Windows machines say that the same can be done on… 232 more words


HandBrake Open Source video transcoder v0.10 released with hundreds of new features including H.265 and VP8 encoding

The developers of Handbrake just announced the 0.10 update to their extremely popular and useful Open Source video transcoding product. Originally focused on ripping DVDs, the product now can be used for transcribing many different types of files/codecs to almost any other. 498 more words

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See Vivante GPU Highlights @ ARM TechCon 2014 (Freescale Booth #906)

Source: Freescale

Freescale Helps Drive the Internet of Things Forward at ARM TechCon 2014

Leader in ARM®-based solutions kicks off its Internet of Tomorrow Tour: a mobile showcase of more than 120 IoT products and demonstrations… 32 more words


Freescale’s collaboration with ALPS produces advanced automotive connectivity solutions for telematics in ADAS market

Source: Yahoo! Finance

Highly integrated modules based on i.MX 6 series processor delivers world-class automotive connectivity and applications support

As part of a two-year collaboration with ALPS Electric Co. 56 more words