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Windows 7: Sleep Talking PCs by Microsoft & UCSD

24 Aug 2009   #1
Crypto

Windows 7 Professional, Windows XP
 
 
Sleep Talking PCs by Microsoft & UCSD

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A device called Somniloquy processes network traffic autonomously, allowing a computer's CPU, hard disk, and display to be powered down.

Researchers at Microsoft and UCSD created a network adapter dubbed Somniloquy (meaning to talk in one's sleep) that can process network traffic autonomously, allowing a computer's CPU, hard disk, display, and I/O buses to be powered down without losing connectivity.

The Microsoft-UCSD network interface (described in this paper) could take over many network-related tasks like bit torrent file-sharing, and managing a remote desktop connection and a VOIP account, allowing the connected machine to enter sleep mode without losing its network link.
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24 Aug 2009   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

We are getting closer every day to when machines no longer have need of us puny humans!

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24 Aug 2009   #3
Sassa

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bare Foot Kid View Post
We are getting closer every day to when machines no longer have need of us puny humans!

Welcome to the Matrix...
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