ITworld cartoons 2014: The year in geek humor (so far)

Each week, ITworld's Phil Johnson pokes fun at the tech world's top news and newsmakers
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November 21st - Everybody has petaflops envy these days

There seemed to be a flood of supercomputer-related stories this week. The biggest one was probably that the US has contracted for a couple of new supercomputers, with a goal of reaching a speed of 300 petaflops and taking back the title of world’s most powerful supercomputer from China. The more supercomputers I read about, the more I figure it’s only a matter of time before everybody has one and, if you’re like me and have a teenager, you know what that’ll mean...

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