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ChIPMonk is a program to enable the visualization and analysis of ChIP-on-chip data. It's main features are import of data from Nimblegen...

January 26, 2011 By Babraham Bioinformatics

ZDNet Health IT Roundup: IBM builds a brain chip

IBM Is at work trying to build a chip inspired by the human brain. It's not science fiction, although in a world where Big Brother is either the NSA or Facebook (or Google or Amazon), having a Brainiac computer might be a little worrisome. Read on for that and some other health, cloud, and big data news from around ZDNet

August 11, 2013 by


EZHostCheck is a tool created in response to the many tools that already existed that were in my opinion overly complex and costly....

December 20, 2007 By DarkChip Data

Chipmakers must catch up with convergence

IT consumerization and the convergence of data, applications and devices, mean chip manufacturers must adapt and integrate their product designs to accommodate these trends or face being left behind.

November 2, 2012 by

The healthcare case for big data

Imagine a chip that can be inserted into a pill dispenser in a patient's home. The machine would then read the data stored in the chip and automatically dispense the required prescription.

November 1, 2012 by


Easy to use tool that allows you to get quick access to a wealth of IP related information. Hovering your mouse over the icon in the...

December 2, 2007 By DarkChip Data

Holey Optochips, Batman

IBM is set to break Moore's Law with a chip that can transfer data at speeds eight times faster than the quickest parallel optical components available today.

March 13, 2012 by

AMD amps up performance-per-watt with new Opteron chip

Advanced Micro Devices has shipped a new Opteron chip that it is pitching as a processor alternative for servers that will be used in cloud computing infrastructure or "hyperscale" data centers.The Six-Core AMD Opteron EE processor operates at just 40 watts average CPU power (ACP), which compares with the 75 watts required by its predecessor.

September 1, 2009 by

AMD rolls out six-core Opteron, aka 'Istanbul'

AMD on Monday introduced its six-core Opteron chip for servers, also known as Istanbul, and positioned it as a value play for data centers looking for an easy way to expand and power efficiency. For AMD, the early launch of Istanbul is a positive development in its battle with Intel.

June 1, 2009 by

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