CodeGuru Blog - October 2009 Archives

World's First 100-core Chip; Powerful but not "Intel Inside"

Tilera has announced that they have created the world's first 100-core chip — the 100-core TILE-Gx100. This chip claims to have four times the performance of any chip announced to date. They claim to have ten times better computing efficiency than Intel's next generation Westmere processor.

New SKUs and a Release Date for Visual Studio 2010

With recent (or near future) releases of Windows 7, Windows 2008 R2, SharePoint 2010, and Silverlight, it is no surprise that a new release of Visual Studio is coming soon. According to The Register, Visual Studio 2010 will release on March 22, 2010. They reported that Beta 2 will be available to MSDN subscribers today (it was not there at the time I wrote this), and that it would be publicly available on October 21st to everyone else.

Blog Categories

Blog Archives

Latest Developer Videos

More...

More for Developers

RSS Feeds