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Why P scales as C*V^2*f is so obvious (pt 2)

THE GORY DETAILS

Let’s continue from where we left off last time. Let’s figure out the why of the equation,

P = C * V^2 * (a * f)

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My wife bought an Ultrabook – and LOVES it!

Right now we have 4 PC laptops in our house; 5 if you count the iPad 2 being a ‘personal computing’ device.

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OpenSimulator Virtual World Server Case Study (Part 3): Virtual World Server Power Savings by Dynamic Physics Tuning

Use of virtual worlds for training, entertainment, and collaboration is growing. Intel Labs has been researching the scalability of virtual worlds. This series explores some of the design, performance, and execution features of virtual world servers.
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Conserving Active Power

This article presents techniques to optimize applications to save power during active use. These techniques include multi-threading, batching of I/0 accesses, and reducing memory bandwidth. Some of the techniques are applicable for general program usage.
Authored by Judy Hartley (Intel) Last updated on 03/12/2019 - 11:55
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How do you Skyrim? Get the most bang for your gaming buck!

This blog could apply to any PC game; however, I’m going to use Skyrim by way of illustration since they’ve done a fantastic job of supporting the Gamepad and or the Mouse & Keyboard; unlike so

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Optimizing Puzzle Touch (Casual Game)

by Erica J Mceachern and Manuj R Sabharwal

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Let's Render Some Foliage

This blog series discusses some ideas and issues around rendering foliage. We provide a sample program (with source code) to demonstrate the ideas.
Authored by Last updated on 05/03/2019 - 14:19
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Foliage Patch - Organizing Our Data

This blog post discusses how we organize our foliage data with patches where we separate foliage rendering into full-3D objects near the camera, and 2D billboard proxies further away (and for small objects near the camera).
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An Introduction to the 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processor

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Power Explorer

Today any review of a new processor whether it’s used in a desktop computer, a laptop, a tablet or a phone will contain lots of information about how efficient it is and the new technologies that have been used to achieve this performance. Operating system developers spend large amounts of time optimizing improve efficiency and extend battery life, but what can be done by someone who is designing...
Authored by Leigh D. (Intel) Last updated on 05/03/2019 - 14:39