Asia Pacific (APAC), Global Politics

Cross-strait News Daily Round-up for Dec. 11

Highlighted business news in Taiwan, China and Hong Kong for Dec. 11, 2014

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Business, Enterprise, Graphics, Hardware, Memory & Storage Space, Software Programs, Space and Science, VR World

IBM and Nvidia to Build 100 Petaflop+ Supercomputers

IBM Nvidia DOE Supercomputer

The Department of Energy has announced that they will be awarding $425 million in grants to build 100+ petaflop supercomputers using IBM and Nvidia hardware

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Android, Cloud Computing, Mobile Computing, Operating Systems, Software Programs, VR World

Google Glass Gets the Diane von Furstenberg Treatment

DVF Model Google Glass

Google has been working with Diane von Furstenberg for a very long time and if you remember, last year, during New York Fashion Week they did a lot with her in and around fashion. So, it comes as little surprise that she would work with Google to spice up their currently incredibly ugly Google Glass. Google has already taken some pretty significant steps in terms of making Google Glass more visually appealing, including their partnership with Luxottica. However, Luxottica is mostly a manufacturer of glasses and still works very close with most of the designer brands in order to ensure that their designs are in

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Hardware, Reviews

AMD Radeon R9 295X2 Review: The Definitive 4K Gaming Graphics Card

AMD has been teasing their Radeon R9 295X2 codenamed Vesuvius for quite some time now, including a lengthy ‘viral’ campaign that involved secret agents, semi-ambiguous packages of Volcanic Island water and chips as well as creepy photos of yours truly. Now that the secret is out of the case, we can finally tell you about AMD’s new card and exactly what it is intended to do. First and foremost, this card’s sole purpose is to deliver a single graphics card 4K gaming experience. Something that is currently impossible even with the latest crop of AMD’s Radeon R9 290X and Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 780 Ti. In this

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