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    Neat little article I found. Doubt it will have any potential for overclocking yet but who knows what technology will do with this kind of thing 10 years from now.

    Your Future iPhone May Be Stuffed With Wax | Wired Enterprise | Wired.com

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    Great idea till it burns XD

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    hmmm... the article is kind of ambiguous about the particulars of computational sprinting as it's being discussed here. Interesting concept though, time will tell if this becomes a more readily usable thing. At present though I don't necessarily see this as viable, nor for a decent length of time to come.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mgutierrez33 View Post
    hmmm... the article is kind of ambiguous about the particulars of computational sprinting as it's being discussed here. Interesting concept though, time will tell if this becomes a more readily usable thing. At present though I don't necessarily see this as viable, nor for a decent length of time to come.
    I think they only plan on using this for phones, when the processor spikes because of loading an app, then the processor goes back to an idle. I have to admit though, for people who play games on their phones, this still might not work, but, we'll see. There may be wax in phones pretty soon. It would definitely need some work to be practical in the computer realm, not sure how it would work out.

    (All that being said, someone should wax cool a raspberry pi just for the heck of it. =D)

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