100-core processor created by MIT, to be released later this year

NRM: "We sit here as consumers, feeling content with quad-core processors in our computers (or maybe eight, if you are feeling particularly greedy). But 100 processors on a single chip? That's exactly what silicon manufacturer Tilera has done, and it's coming later this year."

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Hozi4501d ago

I want it now!!!! I wonder how much it will cost....

Hozi4500d ago

I just saw this and all of a sudden 100 cores doesn't really excite me.I want this 1000 core Processor!


ninjahunter4500d ago

Jesus tits.....
Pardon my english.

jonesy8524500d ago

Are you implying that Jesus was obese?

ninjahunter4500d ago

Nope, Its an expression, Like "Holy crap"

Titanz4500d ago

Just kidding (would be cool, though).

ninjahunter4500d ago

Haha, Hit me up with that $10,000 Console

nepdyse4500d ago

Awesome chip, awesome electricity bill.

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Watch this drone bossing an obstacle course like it's no big deal

If Christmas is good for anything, it's videos of people opening drones and breaking them only minutes later. But fear not, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has discovered a way to make drones seemingly impervious to any obstacle.

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Exoplanet Hunters Made Key Finds in 2015

When it comes to science, exoplanets are easy to love. They play roles in most science fiction books and movies and spark the imagination of nearly everyone. Beyond the realm of fiction, understanding these worlds remains a significant challenge that astronomers are working hard to overcome.


High-Tech FingerReader Reads To The Blind in Real Time


Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing an audio reading device to be worn on the index finger of people whose vision is impaired, giving them affordable and immediate access to printed words.

The so-called FingerReader, a prototype produced by a 3D printer, fits like a ring on the user's finger, equipped with a small camera that scans text. A synthesized voice reads words aloud, quickly translating books, restaurant menus and other needed materials for daily living, especially away from home or office.