Cray and AMD To Develop the World’s Fastest Supercomputer

AMD and Cray have been awarded a $600 M contract by the U.S. Department of Energy to develop the world's fastest supercomputer. The computer will be called Frontier, and is expected to be completed by 2021. Su and Peter Ungaro, the chief executive of Cray, said the system — planned to be the size of … Continue reading Cray and AMD To Develop the World’s Fastest Supercomputer

Apple Slips to Third… and No One Cares

Apple reported $2.45 per share on revenue of $58.0 B vs estimates of $2.37 per share on revenue of $57.6 B. Apple's worldwide smartphone shipments were down 30.2 percent to 36.4 million iPhones from 52.2 million. This was enough to give up 2nd place to Huawei. First still belongs to Samsung with 23.1% market share. … Continue reading Apple Slips to Third… and No One Cares