Forgot your password?
typodupeerror

+ - "Approximate computing" improves energy efficiency->

Submitted by hessian
hessian (467078) writes ""Computers were first designed to be precise calculators that solved problems where they were expected to produce an exact numerical value. However, the demand for computing today is driven by very different applications. Mobile and embedded devices need to process richer media, and are getting smarter – understanding us, being more context-aware and having more natural user interfaces. On the other hand, there is an explosion in digital data searched, interpreted, and mined by data centers."

(Hessian's note: what is interesting here is that this is how our brains work. There's an intelligent design and/or radical Darwinism argument in there somewhere.)"

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

"Approximate computing" improves energy efficiency

Comments Filter:

You can not get anything worthwhile done without raising a sweat. -- The First Law Of Thermodynamics

Working...