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Calculating the big picture: Future HPC efforts will soon see off its von Neumann past

Dear John, I’m leaving you for a robot Feature High-performance computing (HPC) has a very different dynamic to the mainstream. It enables classes of computation of strategic importance to nation states and their agencies, and so it attracts investment and innovation that is to some extent decoupled from market forces.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

iOS 15 review: Focus mode, FaceTime web links and live text are game-changers – CNET

Apple releases iOS 15 on Sept. 20. For me so far, it’s made the status quo on my iPhone even better. …read more Source:: CNet

The iPhone 13 means the end to cheap screen repairs

Third-party screen repairs are no longer possible… but Apple could change that. …read more Source:: ZDNet

If your head’s not in the cloud, you’re not in the right place

‘Where are the k8s kids?’ ask corporates as they can’t pay, won’t pay Opinion The tiniest hint of butthurt tinged the Linux Foundation and edX’s latest annual Open Source Jobs Report. For the first time, pure Linux skillz were not number one, slipping to second place behind Kubernetes. Container herding is up by 455 per…

Siddiq Saunderson shares the first thing Ghostface Killah told him – CNET

The Wu-Tang Clan: An American Saga actor was on CNET’s I’m So Obsessed podcast. He discusses playing Ghost on the Hulu series and how the pandemic changed him. …read more Source:: CNet

3D Printed Research Robotics Platform Runs Remotely

<img width="150" src="" alt="" loading="lazy" srcset=" 1708w,,149 250w,,239 400w,,477 800w,,916 1536w" sizes="(max-width: 800px) 100vw, 800px" data-attachment-id="497106" data-permalink="" data-orig-file="" data-orig-size="1708,1019" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta='{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}' data-image-title="Snap 2021-09-20 at 21.55.42" data-image-description=" ” data-image-caption=”” data-medium-file=”″ data-large-file=”″> ” data-image-caption=”” data-medium-file=”″ data-large-file=”″> The Open Dynamic Robot Initiative Group is a collaboration between five robotics-orientated research groups, based in…

Should Billionaires Try Constructing ‘Cities of the Future’ in the Desert?

The Guardian looks at a billionaire’s plan to build a $400 billion “city of the future” in a U.S. desert. The city — to be named Telosa — “doesn’t exist yet, nor is it clear which state will house the experiment, but the architects of the proposed 150,000-acre project are scouting the American south-west.” They’re…

Don’t touch that dial – the new guy just closed the application that no one is meant to close

An unexpected round of Just A Minute for a unsuspecting Weather Presenter Who, Me? A story from the world of television in this week’s edition of Who, Me? as a weather presenter sweats while panic reigns supreme in the backroom.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

Airbus to help build Mexican Moon-mining automata

Commercial partner’s ad-funded expedition plans the ultimate pop-up in 2022 Airbus and the Mexican Space Agency (MSA) have agreed to collaborate on tech to extract resources on the Moon.… …read more Source:: TheRegister

More than 130,000 malicious IP addresses were blocked during Census 2021: AWS

Running on the cloud and rigorous testing led to a successful Census 2021, according to AWS. …read more Source:: ZDNet