Tag: Supercomputer

What Is Golem?

There are many blockchain-based projects in development which have the potential to transform certain aspects of our daily lives. The Golem project, for example, certainly has a lot of merit. Creating a global decentralized supercomputer is not an easy feat, though. So far, the team has made some big progress toward bringing this project to market, but there is still a long way to go. Now is a good time to see …
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University of Michigan Is Building the World’s First Unhackable Supercomputer

Supercomputers are one of those technological trends everyone is interested in. Although very few people would actually have a use for such computing power, there are some interesting developments taking place in this area. More specifically, a new machine is in development which claims to be unhackable. Thanks to US$3.6 million in funding through DARPA, the team behind this project may be able to live up to expectations. An Unhackable Centralized Supercomputer? …
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Decentralized Supercomputer SONM to Launch MVP Testnet on December 25

With the end of the year almost upon us, a lot of ICO projects still have deadlines to meet. Now is an excellent time for teams to unveil recent developments to both existing and interested investors alike. That is much easier said than done, although some projects are moving in the right direction as we speak. The SONM team will unveil its MVP testnet on December 25. It is a big milestone …
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Upgraded Japanese Gyoukou Supercomputer Overtakes America’s Titan

Supercomputers have been one of the more exciting technological developments we have seen in recent years. More specifically, it has become evident there is a global race underway to build the world’s fastest supercomputer. Following a major upgrade, Japan’s Gyoukou system is now ranked fourth overall. Not too long ago, this machine was in 69th place. Its nearly 20 million cores pack some serious punch; that much is evident. The Gyoukou Supercomputer is …
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