Nvidia DGX-2, this is the world’s largest GPU-based personal supercomputer: 2 petaFLOPS for only $400,000

Nvidia DGX-2

In the framework of the GPU Technology Conference (GTC), Nvidia has released several interesting announcements highlighting the new version of its DGX system, which is a kind of personal supercomputer focused on artificial intelligence tasks. In fact, the first model, the DGX-1, was presented to Elon Musk in 2016 for the work of OpenAI.

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13 serious vulnerabilities are discovered for the AMD Ryzen and EPYC chips, Meltdown / Specter chaos!

AMD Ryzen and EPYC chips

Researchers from the CTS-Labs company claim to have found 13 vulnerabilities that affect processors of the AMD Ryzen (desktop) and AMD EPYC families (servers). These vulnerabilities could be exploited by potential attackers to install malware in theoretically safe parts of these processors that would give full access to all the data (privileged or not) of the machines in which they are installed.

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What has a PC that costs $37,000?

PC that costs $37,000

The golden age of the PC was left behind, but there is still interest in a segment that in fact continues to provide us with crazy and absolutely exaggerated models in terms of both price and performance. We have an excellent example in the OrionX, a desktop PC that costs 26,599.99 pounds (about $ 37,000 or 30,000 euros at the current rate) and that is a song to excess. What can a PC carry to cost…

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The union is strength: The Intel Core with Radeon RX Vega M

Intel Core Radeon RX Vega M

Intel and AMD were preparing the launch of a new microprocessor, a unique chip that would combine the strengths of both companies and take advantage of the virtues of Intel CPUs with the AMD GPUs. The result of that alliance is the new family of eighth-generation Intel processors that for the first time integrate AMD Radeon RX Vega M GPUs. The objective is clear: to conquer the market of 2-in-1 convertibles, lightweight laptops…

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5 reasons to buy a Pixelbook and another 7 to not do it!

Pixelbook

With all of you, ladies and gentlemen, the best Chromebook in history. Which, by the way, changes its name and is called Pixelbook, in a burst of Googlerian pride. That makes this convertible the most ambitious of all Chrome OS-based computers. It is of course a team that attracts by design and features, but which can also be found some buts. In fact, there are almost as many arguments in favor of this team as against…

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New data from the DDR5 RAM: Twice as fast and arrival as of 2019

DDR5 RAM

The DDR5 RAM modules are getting closer and closer, and finally we started to have concrete data about their capabilities, as well as an approximate date so that they start arriving first at the servers and then at the home computers. The DDR5 will start arriving during 2019, and will be up to twice as fast as the DDR4. The Joint Electronic Devices Engineering Council (JEDEC) is the standardization body responsible for…

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The Apple A11 Bionic is the processor that once again makes us think of a MacBook ARM

Apple A11 Bionic Processor

The presentation of the iPhone 8, 8 Plus and especially the iPhone X has left many debates open, and one of them focuses on the powerful processor, an Apple A11 Bionic that promises spectacular performance. That’s what the leaks of the performance tests made with GeekBench, in which these Apple phones are already competing in power with the 13-inch MacBook Pro. The question, of course, is why Apple does not decide to take out a MacBook based…

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How to choose the laptop that you have to buy based on your budget

budget laptop

With the start of the course in the university, school or even work, many of us considered the renovation of the laptop to study, work or simply as a central element of leisure (games included) at home. Now, choosing the most suitable laptop is not something simple. Take note of the tips, recommendations or aspects to take into account when choosing the laptop based on your budget, with recommended models in different price ranges.

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