For Porsche, the sounds of revving engines are a crucial design element

From the waking groans of a key in the ignition, to the grunt of exhaust as the metal beast pushes its limits, the sounds of an automobile in motion are like music to petrolheads’ ears.


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Apple brings its Metal API to OS X 10.11, kicks Vulkan to the curb

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While bringing its Metal API to OS X fits Apple’s drive towards controlling the software stack, the company has a weak track record when it comes to delivering GPU feature updates and capabilities in software.

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The real 'Terminator?' Chinese scientists create liquid metal machine

It’s the rise of the machines – a Chinese research team has developed shape-shifting, liquid metal machines. No, this isn’t the idea for a new “Terminator” sequel. Scientists from both the Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry at the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Tsinghua University’s medical school discovered that their liquid metal is able to “eat” materials and use energy from that to propel itself forward.

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Inside Metal: How Apple plans to unlock the secret graphics performance of the A7 chip

Among the surprises that Apple unveiled at WWDC 2014 is the company’s new Metal framework and shader language, aimed at radically enhancing the hardware accelerated graphics potential of the A7 Application Processor powering the company’s latest iOS devices.



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Slab of metal that vaguely resembles 'iPhone 6' leaks spotted in Romania

A metal brick fashioned into dimensions similar to those revealed in recent “leaked” specifications for Apple’s so-called “iPhone 6,” ostensibly used for molding cases to fit the next-generation handset, has turned up in the clutches of a Romanian accessory seller.



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