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ISRO develops India’s fastest supercomputer

isro-fastest-compThe Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has built India’s fastest supercomputer in terms of theoretical peak performance —220 trillion floating point operations per second (FLOPS).

K. Radhakrishnan, ISRO Chairman, inaugurated the supercomputer, SAGA-220, at the newly established supercomputing facility, named after Satish Dhawan, of the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre here on Monday. Continue reading

The fastest way to transfer data, by INTEL

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Intel discovered the fastest way of transferring data:- Intel discovered the fastest way o get information in and out of your PC and peripheral devices. At 10 Gbps, Thunderbolt™ technology gives you great responsiveness with high-speed data and display transfers in each direction—at the same time. With a single cable, connecting a PC to multiple devices is simple, making it easy to get and see what you want, when you want it. Thunderbolt technology gives you incredible flexibility; high performance expansion is just a cable away for new and novel uses, now and in the future. Continue reading

Trim Slice: A Tegra 2 dual-core ARM Cortex-A9 PC

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New paltforms like Nvidia’s Tegra 2 are allowing for some very powerful tablets to appear on the market, usually running the Android OS. But Compulab has decided to use Nvidia’s platform to create a tiny, feature-packed desktop PC instead. Continue reading

LibreOffice 3.3 – Best Alternative to OpenOffice.Org

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LibreOffice is the free open source office suite for Linux, Windows and Macintosh operating systems.The Document Foundation company released the first stable release of LibreOffice. LibreOffice 3.3 is available for both 32-bit and 64-bit architectures.LibreOffice will be a best alternative to Oracle’s OpenOffice.org office suite. icon smile LibreOffice 3.3 Best Alternative to OpenOffice.Org LibreOffice 3.3.0 will be the default Continue reading

Year 2038 Computer Problem or Y2k38 UNIX Millenium Bug

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Who doesn’t know the Y2K bug..
The millennium bug or Y2K was the result of early computer designing systems with only two digits to represent the time as computer memory . Fortunately most computers were updated and enough precautions were taken to fix Y2K bug, which saved the computers from great failure. Continue reading