In Pictures: 15 amazing tech feats and world recor...
Need more compute speed? How about 8.429 GHz of CPU? AMD set the record for the highest frequency of a computer processor last year with its FX chip, breaking the previous record of 8.308 GHz. Don’t try this at home though: Researchers who set the record used liquid nitrogen to cool the chip after it reached temperatures of about 230 degrees.
In Pictures: 15 amazing tech feats and world records