The future of supercomputing

The future of supercomputing

There are 1 comment on the R & D story from Sep 1, 2010, titled The future of supercomputing. In it, R & D reports that:

New software that runs on a smart phone can approximate in seconds computations that would take a supercomputer hours.

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dbs

Portola Valley, CA

#1 Sep 2, 2010
I've seen this appear in several places lately, and I'm amazed at the play it's getting.
This is nothing more than fitting an interpolation function using a supercomputer to calculate the "knot" values. I did this in my these 15 years ago, and it wasn't new then.

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