#<p><img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-6643" alt="torvalds" src="http://channeleye.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/torvalds.jpg" width="330" height="280" />The creator of Linux, Linus Torvalds has discretely muttered that he does not think that the world of parallel computing is much chop.</p>
<p>In his typically understated way, he hinted that parallelism was “snake oil” and that a huge body of ideas related to that flavour of computing was “garbage”,</p>
<p>“The whole “let’s parallelise” thing is a huge waste of everybody’s time. <a href="http://channeleye.co.uk/linus-rubbishes-parallel-computing/" class="read_more">more&#187;</a></p><div class="feedflare">
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