Flavio's TechnoTalk: General Purpose Computation Using a GPU...
Aug 16, 2005, 07:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Graphics hardware has grown from a simple display controller to
a full fledged specialized processing unit, in the last 10 years.
The amount of included memory has increased from a mere few
Kilobytes to hundreds of Megabytes. But what other uses can be
found for your videocard when you're not playing a game or using
the latest CAD package?
"Ever since 3dfx (now NVIDIA) turned specialized 3D hardware
accelerated videocards into commodity parts, PCs have never been