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We are in thrall and enslaved by the carriers ... So what are we going to do about it?

Posted by Jon Peddie on June 30th 2011 | Discuss
Tags: apple mobile microsoft windows computers

I recently got a new phone, a Motorola Droid X2 to be precise. I have a few other phones, a Nokia N95, an iPhone, and a Sony Ericsson Xperia Play. Because of tariffs and roaming charges I maintain a US phone (that was the iPhone’s job) and a European

Faster than a speeding bullet or Moore’s law

Posted by Jon Peddie on June 15th 2011 | Discuss

Ever since the GPU up-ended the FLOPS curve and pointed it skyward we’ve been measuring ourselves by how we’re moving erlative to Moore’s law GPU technology is moving faster than the development of process technology that fuels the products that accelerate us ahead. But what’s accelerating

Looking into things

Posted by Jon Peddie on June 3rd 2011 | Discuss

As I was registering at the Dimension3 stereovision conference in Paris last week I did a double take when I looked at a large (42-inch) display next to the counter that was showing a black and white image of a woman and table behind her and man in a chair