China has recently overtaken the US in making the world’s fastest super computer. The Tianhe-1A is stationed at the National Supercomputer Center in Tianjin and can perform a mind-boggling 2.507 petaflops, when measured by the LINPACK benchmark. The computer is using 14,336 Intel Xeon CPUs and 7,168 NVIDIA GPUs.
What you see above isn’t something you have seen before. It is a LCD alright, but is also the world’s smallest full HD display. At just 4.8 inches, Ortustech has packed in 1980×1080 pixels into this tiny display using a technology called HAST (Hyper Amorphous Silicon TFT). Ortustech is a joint venture between Casio Computer and Toppan Printing.
Ever felt changing through multiple clothes in the trial room was something you wouldn’t had to do? Then you should be delighted to see what Macy’s Magic Fitting Room has to offer. Equipped with a 72″ mirror and an iPad, the system allows you to shuffle through a whole variety of fashionable garments offered by Macy’s. You can then flick it over to the mirror and visualize yourself wearing what ever you have selected.
At 72 inches, what you see above is the world’s largest 3D HDTV. It comes from the Korean electronics giant, LG, and is called the Infinia 72LEX9. Currently, available in Korea only.
Useless and waste paper can be abundantly found in our rooms and around our work desk. Wouldn’t it be great to have them used up in making something useful? The machine called the P&P Office Waste Paper Processor sucks in papers and what it produces from the cylindrical end are pencils! Apart from the papers the raw materials required are pencil lead and glue, each of which has its own slot in the device.