Tag: usage

  • Windows 11 usage quota on Steam drops for the first time

    Windows 11 usage quota on Steam drops for the first time

    Valve has published the monthly survey of the hardware and software used by the clients of its platform. And there is a curiosity in operating systems, the fall in market share of Windows 11. The drop is not significant (from 21.23 to 21.12%), but it is new because it is the first since the launch […]

  • Samsung’s 2nd Gen Smart SSDs Reduce CPU Usage by 97%

    Samsung’s 2nd Gen Smart SSDs Reduce CPU Usage by 97%

    A couple of years ago, Samsung presented the first intelligent SSD, a very interesting product that was made possible thanks to a collaboration with Xilinx, a company that, as many of our readers will know, was recently bought by AMD. Said storage unit had a Xilinx FPGA solution that was in charge of carrying out […]

  • Google Chrome aims to improve battery life by reducing CPU usage

    Google Chrome aims to improve battery life by reducing CPU usage

    Chromium and especially its best known derivative, Chrome, have always dragged the fame of being technologies that swallow many resources. That stems from the browser’s multi-threaded capabilities, a feature that a decade (or so) ago put it far ahead of the competition when it came to taking advantage of multi-core processors that were becoming commonplace. […]