Bifrost


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Bifrost

(ˈbɪvrɒst; ˈbiːfrɒst)
n
(Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the rainbow bridge of the gods from their realm Asgard to earth
[from Icelandic, from bifa to shake + rost path]
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The Northern Lights over Bifrost, western Iceland Picture: RENE ROSSIGNAUD
As they try to escape to Asgard, Hela throws both off Bifrost and takes over the kingdom wreaking death and destruction.
Noble sentry Heimdall (Idris Elba) no longer stands guard on the Bifrost Bridge - he's been usurped by an ambitious whelp called Skurge (Karl Urban).
Noble sentry Heimdall (Idris Elba) no longer stands guard on the Bifrost Bridge - he has been usurped by an ambitious whelp called Skurge (Karl Urban).
The Asgardian warrior has been operating the Bifrost bridge in the absence of Heimdall (Idris Elba).
My character is operating the Bifrost device and suddenly Cate Blanchett walks through the Bifrost and I very astutely realized I either joined her or die," Urban said.
Huawei was keen to point out that off-the-shelf ARM IP is good enough for the CPU and GPU, particularly with the latter using the innovative Bifrost architecture, so it made sense for the engineering team behind the Kirin 960 to focus more on the value-adds such as improved image signal processor (ISP) and super-fast storage by way of Universal Flash Storage (UFS 2.
The Vikings thought it as part of the Bifrost - a road to Valhalla.
The Mali-G71 GPU will be the first GPU to use ARM's new Bifrost architecture.
He will spend an intensive day learning Manx on a live video-cast, taking a shot of Bifrost hand-crafted Manx vodka before each half-hour session.
One hi-fi company takes its mythology a bit too seriously, forcing you to optimize your audio system based on knowing that Odin carries the Gungnir made from Yggdrasil while accompanying the dead across the Bifrost from Midgard to Asgard.