from the first-chip-to-follow-hookes',-not-moore's,-law dept.
byrd77 writes: "IBM is touting new 'strained' silicon as being up to 35 percent faster while reducing power requirements. Let's hope this is more than just an exercise in straining credulity..." See also their press release.
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