Linked by kragil on Wed 23rd Jan 2013 20:26 UTC
Google "Native Client enables Chrome to run high-performance apps compiled from your C and C++ code. One of the main goals of Native Client is to be architecture-independent, so that all machines can run NaCl content. Today we're taking another step toward that goal: our Native Client SDK now supports ARM devices, from version 25 and onwards."
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RE[2]: Comment by Laurence
by dragos.pop on Thu 24th Jan 2013 08:16 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by Laurence"
dragos.pop
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2010-01-08


Nacl holds huge promise for games,HPC/distributed computing, or any other computationally intensive app.


HPC in a web browser? How, why? Frontend of HPC yes, but for that even HTML4 is enough.

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RE[3]: Comment by Laurence
by MacMan on Thu 24th Jan 2013 16:45 in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by Laurence"
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2006-11-19

Think of dynamic compute nodes.

Just imagine something like folding @ home, with NaCl, it would not require any install, just run in a browser.

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