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Assembly Language Keeps Rising

Nick Kolakowski,

Assembly language is a very low-level programming language for niche platforms such as bootloaders, device drivers, and embedded devices. In

ORNL Turns on “Titan” Supercomputer

Mark Hachman,

The DOE’s supercomputer, built from Opteron CPUs and Nvidia GPUs, has a good shot at being the world’s fastest in the next TOP500 list.