Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Sci-tech watch, 28: Back to analogue cores for the digital processor future?

Doug Burger discusses with Microsoft technical people how Moore's Law may be running out of steam (as Dennard scaling has already been broken) so it is worth looking at whether analogue units will be embedded in processors to gain room for faster processing:

Food for thought as we look to the next generation length long wave of economic transformation. END