News tagged ‘ibm’

Monday, 26 Nov 2012

iPad Dominates Black Friday Mobile Shopping

iPad Dominates Black Friday Mobile Shopping

Now that Black Friday is over, IBM has released a set of data that reveals the Apple iPad as the biggest contributor of online sales for mobile devices.

Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012

IBM and ASTRON in Collaboration to Develop Low-Powered, Exascale Supercomputers

IBM and ASTRON in Collaboration to Develop Low-Powered, Exascale Supercomputers

IBM and Netherland's National Institute of Radio Astronomy (ASTRON) will research and develop low-powered, exascale supercomputer systems for the international Square Kilometer Array (SKA). The SKA is an international consortium to build the world's largest and most sensitive radio telescope.

Friday, 23 Mar 2012

Facebook Rumored to Have Acquired 750 Patents from IBM

Facebook Rumored to Have Acquired 750 Patents from IBM

According to the rumor mill, Facebook is said to have acquired 750 patents from IBM, possibly to help it counter allegations of patent infringement.

Wednesday, 28 Sep 2011

IBM and Friends Invests US$4.4 Billion in New York Chip Technology Hub

IBM and Friends Invests US$4.4 Billion in New York Chip Technology Hub

IBM, together with Intel, Globalfoundries Inc., Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing and Samsung Electronics will jointly invest US$4.4 billion to create a hub that does next-generation computer chip technologies.

Thursday, 15 Sep 2011

Google Acquires Over 1000 Patents from IBM

Google Acquires Over 1000 Patents from IBM

Google boosted its patent portfolio with the purchase of an additional 1,023 patents from IBM.

Thursday, 8 Sep 2011

IBM and 3M to Develop Adhesives to Build Stacks of Semiconductors

IBM and 3M to Develop Adhesives to Build Stacks of Semiconductors

Glue and stack them high! IBM and 3M have joined forces to create a special glue with a goal to bond entire wafers into densely stacked silicon "towers".

Friday, 19 Aug 2011

IBM Unveils Cognitive Computing Chips

IBM Unveils Cognitive Computing Chips

IBM, teaming with DARPA and four universities, has designed the first working computer chips modeled after the human brain.

Thursday, 20 May 2010

NVIDIA Tesla GPUs Power New IBM Servers

NVIDIA Tesla GPUs Power New IBM Servers

NVIDIA announced today that the latest IBM iDataPlex servers are the first mainstream high performance computing (HPC) systems to be built around NVIDIA Tesla 20-series GPUs.

Wednesday, 5 May 2010

IBM Makes a Serious Sim City Game

IBM Makes a Serious Sim City Game

IBM builds their own Sim City-like game, only this one plays serious.

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