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Android Phone Can Be Used as a Supercomputer!!

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by mastermind1431, Aug 21, 2010.

  1. mastermind1431

    mastermind1431 Well-Known Member
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    Aug 15, 2010
    This supercomputer fits in your pocket!! Surprised???:eek:

    When you hear 'supercomputer' and 'small' in the same sentence, you likely wonder how small a room are they talking about. However, when the folks at MIT and Texas Advanced Computing Center say small, they mean small as in pocket-sized.

    A collaboration between MIT and the Texas Advanced Computing Center has led to an Android application that the two institutions claim can do honest-to-goodness supercomputing.

    TACC explains that the team at MIT performed a series of expensive high-fidelity simulations on TACC's Ranger supercomputer and then generated a smaller, reduced model, which was used to create an Android application for a Nexus One.

    "You don


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