Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 19th Mar 2010 13:00 UTC, submitted by Jim Lynch
General Development "With chip makers continuing to increase the number of cores they include on each new generation of their processors, perhaps it's time to rethink the basic architecture of today's operating systems, suggested Dave Probert, a kernel architect within the Windows core operating systems division at Microsoft."
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RE[3]: Comment by twitterfire
by Morgan on Sun 21st Mar 2010 02:31 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by twitterfire"
Morgan
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2005-06-29

Adobe is doing just that, starting with Nvidia chipsets. It's Windows only for now (as far as I know anyway), but it looks promising.

http://www.nvidia.com/object/io_1243934217700.html

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RE[4]: Comment by twitterfire
by ebasconp on Sun 21st Mar 2010 06:49 in reply to "RE[3]: Comment by twitterfire"
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2006-05-09

Is not OpenCL a standard to do exactly that and Snow Leopard the first OS that implements such standard?

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