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Cal Poly alumnus chosen for astronaut training
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Navy Lt. Commander Victor Glover is one of eight people named to NASA's 21st astronaut candidate class. Glover was chosen from a pool of more than 6,000 applicants. He graduated from poly with a degree in engineering in 1999. When Glover completes ...
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AMD has had a rough time keeping up with Intel in the CPU market for the past couple of years. The firm's Bulldozer CPU architecture hasn't worked out as planned, and AMD has been forced to limit the scope of its ambition. Rather than competing with Intel across the entire market, it's had to choose its battles, carefully positioning its products and seeking any possible seams in Intel's armor. That strategy has succeeded in places, producing some potentially solid values for end users in the process.
When we reviewed the desktop version of AMD's Trinity APUs last fall, the A10-5800K and A8-5600K, we found that they were a near-miss on the value front. The price was right compared to the competition. The CPU performance ...