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+ - Bioinformatics with NVIDIA 8800GTX and PS3->

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rbrinkman
rbrinkman writes: "It seems you can put that 8800GTX for good use while waiting for Duke Nukem Forever to be released. Researchers have shown that game hardware such as GPUs and PS3s are a cost-effective platform for some computationally demanding bioinformatics problems including those involving clustering and Monte Carlo permutation procedures. No word on the PhysX though."
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+ - Novell owns Unix/Unixware copyrights->

Submitted by karmester
karmester writes: From Groklaw: http://www.groklaw.net/ Friday, August 10 2007 @ 04:52 PM EDT Hot off the presses: Judge Dale Kimball has issued a 102-page ruling [PDF] on the numerous summary judgment motions in SCO v. Novell. Here is what matters most: [T]he court concludes that Novell is the owner of the UNIX and UnixWare Copyrights. That's Aaaaall, Folks! If anyone can please put this into text for us, that'd be simply great. I hear there is a filing in IBM also, and we'll get it for your soon. Here's the docket entry: 08/10/2007 1077 — NOTICE OF DECISION AND REQUEST FOR STATUS UPDATE. Signed by Judge Dale A. Kimball on 8-10-07. (sih) (Entered: 08/10/2007)
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