- October 2008


Nvidia’s $50 card destroys ATI’s $500 one or “Why ATI sucks in Folding?”
The Bright Side of IT
As you might already know, I am a bit enthusiastic when it comes to distributed computing. I’ve been looking for aliens through SETI@home, later with BOINC… but then, Folding@Home showed up and I became an enthusiast for this valuable project from Stanford University.

Introduction, CPU and GPU differences
Parallel computing has already entered the mass market and 3D games. Universal devices with multi-core processors for parallel vector computing in 3D graphics reach high peak performance, CPUs cannot keep up with it.