Visa buys a CryptoPunk for $165,000, says it is entering ‘a new era of NFT commerce’

Visa – the global payments technology company – is the latest major company to join the growing non-fungible token (NFT) craze. It announced that it has purchased a CryptoPunk, one of thousands of NFT-based digital avatars, for nearly $165,000 (about Rs. 1.22 crores) paying just under ETH 50. An NFT is a unique digital asset … Read more

Diversifying, Manufacturing, and Marketing CPUs for the Angstrom Era: Intel’s Next Five Years

Intel recently made a number of major announcements about its future product roadmaps, manufacturing technology, and marketing strategy. Not only will it open up its fab and foundry capabilities to third parties, but Qualcomm and Amazon’s AWS have already signed on as clients. We’ve often used terminology¬†like 14nm and 10nm to describe how transistors need … Read more