US regains world supercomputer title after several years

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After a much extended gap the U.S.A. has finally regained the world’s fastest computer crown.

Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/us-regains-world-supercomputer-title-after-several-years-62009/](http://www.myce.com/news/us-regains-world-supercomputer-title-after-several-years-62009/)

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#2

Yeah performing at sixteen thousand trillion calculations per second is very fast indeed but at 7,890 kilowatts per hour I wouldn’t want the elec bill. :bigsmile:

[B]SJ[/B]


#3

[QUOTE=StormJumper;2638799]Yeah performing at sixteen thousand trillion calculations per second is very fast indeed but at 7,890 kilowatts per hour I wouldn’t want the elec bill. :bigsmile:

[B]SJ[/B][/QUOTE]

Very true, although I suspect the govenrment probably has you paying for it already through taxes. :slight_smile:

[B]Wombler[/B]


#4

It’s not size that matters, it’s how you use it.
cough person of interest /cough