NVIDIA shaking up parallel programming world

NVIDIA’s CUDA system, originally developed for their graphics cores, are finding migratory uses into other massively parallel computing applications:
“The argument there is that while it’s not as efficient as it could be with specialized custom programming, anyone can use the toolset to make it happen. In fact, many programmers even think of the parallel processing engine as a type of “black box”. You send it data, it computes it however it does it, and on the far side comes the good, computed data.” Full Story


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FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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