Monday, September 18, 2006


PeakStream unveils multicore and CPU/GPU programming solution:

"PeakStream's product, which I'll describe in more detail in a moment, is basically a set of tools' APIs, a virtual machine, a system profiler, a JIT compiler, etc.'that present a standardized, stream-processing-based programming model for which programmers can develop multithreaded applications."

I'd been wondering about multicore systems and concurrent programming, but it hadn't occurred to me that soon we will be moving to a multiGPU world as well.

Mozilla and hypocrisy

Right, but what about the experiences that Mozilla chooses to default for users like switching to  Yahoo and making that the default upon ...