U.S. regains supercomputer lead on Top 500 list

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Federal agencies now possess the two most powerful computers on the Top 500 supercomputers list. The latest listing brings to an end the three-year run stranglehold on the top spot by the Japanese government. Even though this may be good news to those worried about the country’s computer supremacy, a report to be issued by the National Research Council ominously warns of the United States falling behind in its computer prowess despite these gains.

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