Re: IBM overclocks chip to 500GHz
What the heck?...
They must have produced a really good new processor then... none out now would withstand even close to that, near 0 or not.
If cooling a machine down to -268.5°C seems a trifle impractical, take heart from the boffins' other efforts, which saw the chip running at 350GHz at room temperature - rather better than the 2GHz commercial products for communications applications typically run at today.
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