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  1. CRC Studying Milky Way System to Continue Its Successful WorkRead the original story

    6 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Collaborative Research Centre on "The Milky Way System" will continue its successful work at Heidelberg University for another four years. After an international expert evaluation, the German Research Foundation approved a second funding period in the amount of more than nine million euros.

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  2. Intel Rising: Server Growth, Mobile Costs Cheered; CLSA Cuts to Sell on PC - Discrepancy'Read the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Barron's

    Intel's manufacturing maestro William Holt laid out how Intel's scaling down of its transistor dimensions along three dimensions continues to lead the efforts of competitors such as TSM, which are shown in the green dotted line. Shares of Intel are up 25 cents, or 0.6%, at $36.20, after the company yesterday held its annual analyst day event and and offered a forecast for "mid-single digit" revenue growth in 2015, better than the Street had been expecting.

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  3. ASUS ESC4000 G2S Powers Worlda s Number One Green500 SupercomputerRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | [H]ard OCP

    ASUS today announced that its ESC4000 G2S servers have powered their way to the top of the Green500 list of the world's most energy-efficient supercomputers, as part of the L-CSC compute cluster constructed by the Darmstadt, Germany-based GSI Helmholtzzentrum fur Schwerionenforschung, in cooperation with the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies . The cluster will be used for theoretical physics simulations in the field of quantum chromodynamics.

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  4. Chinese supercomputer still top-rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | China Daily

    As computer professionals from around the world met in New Orleans this week for the annual Supercomputing Conference, the Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China's National University of Defense Technology, was named the world's top supercomputer for the fourth consecutive time by the TOP500 organization. Based on a Linpack benchmark , Tianhe-2 had 33.86 petaflops of computing power.

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  5. 'We Want Them Back Alive': Tens of Thousands March Through Mexico City Demanding JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Common Dreams

    Tens of thousands poured into the streets of Mexico City Thursday in the largest expression of public outrage since 43 students from the town of Ayotzinapa in Guerrero state were disappeared, and likely massacred , seven weeks ago. Part of a national day of action to protest the state's response to-and the Iguala mayor's alleged role in-the killings, the protest escalates the already acute political crisis seizing the Mexican government, which was heightened by recent revelations that the first lady, in the midst of the turmoil, is building a lavish mansion.

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  6. AMD FirePro Awarded Top Spot On The Green500 ListRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | [H]ard OCP

    AMD powers the L-CSC cluster at the GSI research facility achieving the number one position for supercomputers on the latest Green500 List, a ranking of the 500 most energy-efficient supercomputers in the world, with recognition as the world's leader in energy-efficient high performance GPU computing .

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  7. Intel's data center group: Cloud, custom, networking to fuel growthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ZDNet

    Intel's data center unit remains strong due to custom chips for cloud deployments, build-outs and networking functions virtualization. Intel's data center group, powered by Xeon processors, is surging as 35 percent of the unit's revenue comes from cloud deployments and that infrastructure for the likes of Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure is increasingly custom.

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  8. SDDC: What You Need to Know By @Nimboxx | DevOpsSummit [#DevOps]Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Java Developer's Journal

    Let's face it, there's quite a bit of confusion around what constitutes an SDDC, not to mention how you go about building one. to help you navigate this fast growing infrastructure.

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  9. Report Published: "Global RF Power Amplifier Market for Tablets 2014-2018"Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... Power amplifiers waste over 65 percent of their energy to draining of battery, while running high performance computing applications on smartphones and tablets. Full Report Details at - www.fastmr.com/prod/880 ...

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  10. New Simulation Offers Stunning Images of Black Hole MergerRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Universe Today

    A binary black hole system, viewed edge-on. The two black holes twist and warp spacetime as they spiral in toward one another.

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  11. First Yemeni Detainee Released from Gitmo in YearsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    In response to the transfer of five men from Guantanamo, including our Yemeni client Abd Al Hakim Ghalib Ahmad Alhag, the Center for Constitutional Rights issued the following statement: "We are grateful to the Republic of Georgia for offering our client a new home where he can begin to rebuild his life after more than a decade in GuantA namo without charge or trial." This is the first transfer of a Yemeni man to any country since 2010.

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  12. Researchers get $1.25 million to advance carbon storageRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

    Clemson University researchers and their partners at Georgia Institute of Technology, UNAVCO and Grand Resources Inc. received a $1.25 million award from the Department of Energy to develop technology that will significantly improve the ability to monitor and safeguard geologic carbon storage. Geologic carbon storage involves the injection of carbon dioxide into underground formations that have the ability to securely contain the CO2.

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  13. Galaxies in filaments spaced like pearls on a necklaceRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New Scientist

    Galaxies like to keep their distance - 30 million light years of it, to be precise. An analysis of thousands of galaxies finds that they are strung like pearls on a necklace, even on relatively small scales.

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  14. Everybody has petaflops envy these days [CARTOON]Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | ITworld

    There seemed to be a flood of supercomputer-related stories this week. The biggest one was probably that the US has contracted for a couple of new supercomputers , with a goal of reaching a speed of 300 petaflops and taking back the title of world's most powerful supercomputer from China.

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  15. AMD Finally Delivers Something CrucialRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Being on time was one of CEO Lisa Su's goals, and this could mean that AMD is leaving behind its old, infamous ways of tardiness. On Thursday, AMD introduced the fifth installment of its SoC APUs known as Carrizo and Carrizo-L.

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  16. NRL And Collaborators Conduct 100 Gigabit/Second Remote I/O DemonstrationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | RF Globalnet

    The Naval Research Laboratory , in collaboration with the DOE's Energy Sciences Network , the International Center for Advanced Internet Research at Northwestern University, the Center for Data Intensive Science at the University of Chicago, the Open Cloud Consortium and significant industry support, have conducted a 100 gigabits per second remote I/O demonstration at the SC14 supercomputing conference in New Orleans, LA. The remote I/O demonstration illustrates a pipelined distributed processing framework and software defined networking between distant operating locations.

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  17. Fifty years of computing marked by Harwell scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Oxford Mail

    Ed Vaizey MP with Dr Juan Bicarregui next to the Atlas 1 supercomputer's console at the celebration Buy this photo STAFF at Harwell's Rutherford Appleton Laboratory have celebrated 50 years of supercomputing, since the Atlas 1 machine was first installed in 1964. The device was so big - roughly the size of a large detached house - that RAL had to build the UK's first purpose-built computer lab to house it.

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  18. Researchers awarded 83 million hours of supercomputer time to study...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    For a group of UCLA scientists and their collaborators, an award from the U.S. Department of Energy for 83 million core hours of computing time on one of the world's fastest supercomputers will accelerate to unprecedented levels pivotal research on the origins and evolution of the Earth's magnetic field. Led by UCLA geophysics professor Jonathan Aurnou , the team will use the Mira supercomputer at Argonne National Laboratory to simulate the generation of the Earth's magnetic field, using Rayleigh Code, computer software designed for this specific purpose at the Computational Infrastructure for Geodynamics at UC Davis.

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  19. eHarmony Completes IT Infrastructure RefreshRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | SocalTECH.com

    Santa Monica-based eHarmony --which has been in the midst of a major refresh of its externally facing design, apps, and business to cater to the new, mobile user base--said this week that it has also completed a major, IT infrastructure refresh on the back of its services. According to eHarmony, it completed the first phase of a refresh and a new architecture, which it says will help it handle more subscribers, more traffic from mobile users, and more engagement and communications between its matches.

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  20. VR Animation in Car DesignRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    "Appearance has always been important in the auto industry," but a premium brand image is now coming down to "fine distinctions," says Ed Martin, senior business development manager for automotive at software developer Autodesk, Inc., in Novi, Mich. Therefore, he explains, automakers have increasingly trended to using high quality visualization tools throughout the stages of a car's design, from initial concept to executive approval - and even when going to market.

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