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Consumer Electronics for the 21st Century

There can be no doubt that one of the defining characteristics of the 21st century is the seemingly insatiable thirst for more and more advanced technology. Consumers are willing to wait on long lines for endless hours for the privilege of spending hundreds of dollars on the latest iPad, iPhone or other...

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Capture Software AutoClick Data

One click solutions shows at the CeBIT 2010 (Hall 3, stand J20) the new version of AutoClick and presents a further innovation: Bochum, Germany. The learner acquisition software now automatically reads lines of position, as they occur, for example, in invoices and delivery notes. This further integration...

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System Operating For Dual Core

Posted by Wii-Wii | Posted in General | Posted on 14-07-2017

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Microsoft Research, in conjunction with ETH Zurich (Swiss tech University) have developed the operating system Barrelfish, an effort that is not intended to continue or replace the line of server operating systems (read: is not the next Windows Server) but that is a side project and, what is most impressive, free and open source, something which explains why it takes and reuses multiple components of BSD. The idea behind Barrelfish is preparing for a multicore environment – increasingly common in computing desktop and the servers-where the growing problem of scalability is resolved. Swarmed by offers, Ali Partovi is currently assessing future choices. See, memory sharing and interconnection between cores requires currently to develop exclusive caches, caches shared with coherence protocols and drivers trying to translate the instructions between the software and the system components. It is a mixture that is not scaling well, and that becomes more and more inefficient while adding more components to the system: in the limit, a CPU additional provides no performance or even harms the efficiency of all remaining….

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