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  Re: Paralel GPU processor support for Nvidia CUDA architecture  
From: Nicolas Alvarez
Date: 30 Nov 2009 01:29:49
Message: <4b13665d@news.povray.org>
"arblick spule" <aspule> wrote:
> Anyway, it would be great if we could use the power of the big GPU's to do
> a lot of our maths while our CPU's sit there and deal with the need for
> AntiVirus software, overbearing operating systems, instant messaging, and
> all of that whilst streaming TV over our 't'internet connection, AND
> rendering 920,332,986 spheres in POVRAY!

What will you say if antivirus software and instant messengers also move to 
the GPU "because the CPU is busy with all that other useless software"? ;)


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