Content posted in November 2010
NVIDIA Brings Quadro GPU to Mac Platform
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Powered by CUDA and the Fermi architecture, the Quadro 4000 delivers parallel processing capabilities that can bolster the performance of professional design and engineering applications for Mac users.
Virus Targets Automation
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Stuxnet, a Trojan malware program, attacked Siemens software in July. It may now be largely contained, but the prospects for these types of attacks are not.
We shared our list, now Design News readers tell us which artificial intelligence movies they watch again and again.
Researchers have been working on a number of alternative chemistries to lithium-ion for next-gen batteries, silicon-air among them. However, while the technology has been viewed as promising and cost-effective, to date researchers haven’t managed to develop a battery of this chemistry with a viable running time -- until now.
Norway-based additive manufacturing company Norsk Titanium is building what it says is the first industrial-scale 3D printing plant in the world for making aerospace-grade metal components. The New York state plant will produce 400 metric tons each year of aerospace-grade, structural titanium parts.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s recently announced plan to put an electric airplane in the air by 2018 is forward-looking, but hardly unique.
Engineers can channel the eye of the tiger and rise to the challenge, with a number of prize or award-giving contests out there to test your metal and intellectual prowess.
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