Discovery of a previously unknown replica of the legendary Swiss Millionaire calculating machine at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA.
Herbert Bruderer From [email protected] | December 12, 2018 at 02:04 PM
Regarding the discovery of new documents about the H.W. Egli AG (Zurich) company in the Museum für Kommunikation, Berne, Switzerland.
Herbert Bruderer From [email protected] | October 15, 2018 at 10:20 AM
In 1897, ETH Zurich was the first university in the world to have a copy of the legendary four-species calculating machine Millionaire.
Herbert Bruderer From [email protected] | August 24, 2018 at 11:44 AM
State of the Practice focus at SC16 expands opportunities for HPC service providers and practitioners to publish their innovations and best practices.
Dan Stanzione From [email protected] | April 6, 2016 at 04:30 PM
SC15 is taking place at a time when high-performance computing (HPC) finds itself at an inflection point. As we approach the end of CMOS, the path forward for HPC's...Dona Crawford From [email protected] | November 16, 2015 at 09:13 AM
Parallel and distributed computing are now in the core CS curriculum, and every CS program should be teaching their students about it. How can CS educators learn...Joel C. Adams From [email protected] | May 7, 2015 at 10:28 AM
At SIGCSE 2015, five CS educators brought and live-demo'd the low-cost Beowulf clusters they had built for teaching parallel and distributed computing.Joel C. Adams From [email protected] | April 2, 2015 at 09:38 AM
Modern robots are no longer just about hardware. Software algorithms play an essential role in bringing life-like movements to industrial robots and humanoids.Mei Kobayashi From [email protected] | October 28, 2014 at 01:34 AM
Students must leave their formal training ready to take up the state of the practice in fields that routinely use computational tools, and ready to advance the...John West From [email protected] | November 19, 2013 at 09:54 AM
The following question has polarized the computer-science community: Did Alan Turing's 1936 paper 'On Computable Numbers' influence the early history of computer...Edgar Daylight From [email protected] | August 19, 2013 at 09:41 AM
The global race is on to build ever-faster supercomputers, fueled by a combination of scientific and engineering needs to simulate phenomena with greater resolution...Daniel Reed From [email protected] | July 18, 2013 at 09:38 AM
Extraordinary parallelism, unprecedented data locality and adaptive resilience: these are daunting architecture, system software and application challenges for...Daniel Reed From [email protected] | March 5, 2013 at 09:20 AM