Is It the End of the Road for Computing Power?

Is It the End of the Road for Computing Power?

It may not be an actual law of nature, but a bold statement made decades ago has predicted the dizzying advance of technology. Now it is about to fail. The business that powers everything around us from cars to smartphones to our utilities faces a reckoning. In the early days of semiconductor technology, Intel INTC … Read more

Entrepreneur Drove Computing and Audio Forward Through Decades of Disease

Entrepreneur Drove Computing and Audio Forward Through Decades of Disease

Thomas Yuen was working in 1980 as an electrical engineer in Southern California when his kidneys failed and he learned he would require dialysis treatments for the rest of his life. The news gave him two things: a sudden need to earn much more money than he was making, and a drive to seize what … Read more