Forget Flash: Resistive RAM Crams 1TB Onto Tiny Chip
Here is the official release note from Crossbar Inc.
They have a production sample ready for the SOC integration, that looks all nice, but does the production scale well? Could this actually is be price comparable or cheaper then the NAND flash?
Shuttleworth Answers FSF Call for Free Software Drivers on Edge
Hopefully Mark can make it happen, he should add some of this own fortune if the IndieGoGo campaign doesn't receive enough funds, but $8M is fantastic already.
FreeBSD, Ubuntu Offer Same NVIDIA OpenGL Support As Windows
This is a great day for FreeBSD folk, now FreeBSD is even faster then W8 in some benchmarks. The closed source driver is a non-issue as long as nVidia would provide continuous support for it. Lots of key software is now working on FreeBSD like Libre and Apache office suites. PlayStation 4 is using FreeBSD too, so the AMD driver could also happen, interesting times!
Legislators Introduce Bill To Stop Set Top Boxes From Watching You
In other words, you say that this law excludes things like the new "Xbox One" which has that mandatory camera.
Sexism Still a Problem At E3
"Serious Sam" as the shiny example.
Ancient Roman Concrete Is About To Revolutionize Modern Architecture
Nope, we have lost the Roman concrete precisely thanks to the Christian led purges of the 4th century. Constantine and Theodosius did it and the dark age quickly followed. They burned libraries, melted artworks dating back to the Etruscan era, history been rewritten so they are the saints now..
Graphene-Based Image Sensor To Enhance Low-Light Photography
For example this UCLA guy has a very real world looking supercapacitor made of home made graphene
MariaDB vs. MySQL: A Performance Comparison
If it isn't making Larry money, what did he buy it for and what is he planning to do with it?
Maybe for the same reason he bought Java, the thing is bringing people to Oracle.com, like million hits per day, do you think it is worth nothing?
Microsoft Unveils Xbox One
PC games will be limited due to 32bit backwards compatibility issue, like 50% of the market is still 32bit. So buy yourself 16GB of RAM, but no game is gonna use it. Per process limit (32bit Windows) is about 2GB.. Cheers.
Microsoft Unveils Xbox One
Not backwards compatible. The problem is that the old Xbox 360 has IBM Power inside while this new one is gonna get AMD64. The new CPU will probably not be that much faster, but the GPU should be plenty fast.
Charge Your Cellphone In 20 Seconds (Eventually)
Nanorod electrode is nice, but these UCLA guys has already took it to the next level by designing an electrode made of graphene (video footage).
64-bit x86 Computing Reaches 10th Anniversary
The people at AMD who did this, an unquestionably biggest AMD's achievement to date, they should be rehired and given executive positions.
Ouya Performance Not Particularly Exciting
The PS Vita has a lot of good games, assuming you like japanese games.
Japanese only? PS Vita has lots of gold classics euro games from the PS1, like this amazing racer I've once played, but could not find anywhere anymore.., it's on Vita! Comes with a great sountrack from the Scene's legend Blazer (Olof G) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ulV0Wa3r_Q
"Dark Lightning" Could Expose Airline Passengers To Radiation
> just stick a few geiger counters and recorders on planes and fly them near thunderstorms
Rewind the footage to about 5:00 when the airplane is at about the cruising altitude, it is that bad, even without the pesky thunderstorms.
Rackspace Goes On Rampage Against Patent Trolls
There other interesting tidbits revealed in this case. It looks like there are groups of people that actively use open source software to exploit ideas whithin them for their gains. Then companies like Rackspace that naively hurried to adopt the open source "free platforms" are now faced with unexpected "hidden fees" from patent parasites that crawl along.
Lawsuit Could Expose Whether Top VC Firms Are Actually Good Investments
Most VCs are losing money, that is the norm, there a very few hits, sucessfull IPOs or buyouts..
The FreeBSD Foundation Is Soliciting Project Proposals
The OGL implementation for example.
ICANN's Trademark Clearinghouse Launching Today
You can register a name such as "free" as your top level gTLD and start doing just that, offering *yourservice*.free domains, you can act as the registrar and the policy maker overseeing your brand new domain pool. However the establishment of such a new top level gTLD requires the operation of a domain registry and demonstration of technical and financial capacity, it will be difficult for small players to easily register and manage gTLDs, but VCs alike can still create a useful utility in the domain system.
A Glimpse of a Truly Elastic Cloud
There many applications that run without an "OS", sometimes even made to fit inside the CPU's cache, big advantage is that no OS overhead is involved, lots of dedicated console setups or micro controller software uses such configuration for example.
Jedi May Be Allowed To Perform Marriage Ceremonies In Scotland
Jedi is the only religion compatible with the Higgs field (the force) and the standard model of the quantum universe, it is in fact the true religion. /s
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