Gamers Becoming Dads

How does an active gamer share a common interest with their child and at the same time help them prioritize what is important? Recently, I’ve run into the problem that my son is excited to play his XBOX, XBOX ONE, PS3 and now PC games (on a PC I made […]

Digital Detox: Take a Break on Vacation

Let’s just be honest up front and say, “You have a problem.” I’m not sure any one of us may be able to look back now and wonder when it started. One thing is for sure though, we are all tethered by technology in one way or another. For some […]

Exploring the PCIe Bus Routes

As is evident from the Cirrascale web page, we do a lot business with customers making use of GPU Compute (or other computational accelerators, such as the Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessor).  While a few of our customers have workloads that are embarrassingly parallel, most applications require some sort of intercommunication […]

Do You Really Get What You Pay For, or is Perception Reality?

I went to a networking event a few weeks ago and ran into an old colleague from a previous company. This guy was impeccably dressed, like he could have been one of Vic the tailor’s regulars. I couldn’t help noticing he didn’t order any of the drink or food specials. […]