Rumour: Nvidia GPUs to use Samsung 14nm FinFET
Published in Graphics


Tape-out, but more likely bad grapevine

A rumour fresh out of Korea suggests Nvidia might be tapping Samsung as a GPU foundry, but there is a catch.  

Nvidia wins patent round against rival chipmakers
Published in News


Early days yet

Nvidia is claiming a victory in its patent case against Samsung and Qualcomm in the US after an International Trade Commission has returned a pretrial claim construction ruling that it claims favours the outfit.

Nvidia releases Geforce 350.05 Hotfix driver
Published in Graphics


Fixes some new games and adds OpenCL 1.2 support

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 350.05 driver which addresses some issues in recent games, and adds OpenCL 1.2 support.

Guardian of the Galaxy makes killing
Published in Mobiles
Friday, 03 April 2015 11:25

Guardian of the Galaxy makes killing


Samsung laughing all the way to the bank

While Samsung saw its January-March earnings slip for the sixth straight quarter, investors are expecting a rebound this year on healthy chip sales and high hopes for its Galaxy smartphones.

Nvidia updates Shield games library
Published in Games
Thursday, 02 April 2015 08:31

Nvidia updates Shield games library


Adds multi-controller support for select games

Nvidia has updated the games library for Nvidia Shield with three new game titles, as well as added multplayer, multi-controller support for certain games.

Asus announces new GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition
Published in Graphics


Highest factory-overclocked GTX 980 from ASUS

Asus has now officially announced its new Geforce GTX 980 20th Anniversary Gold Edition graphics card, a special edition card released to mark the 20th year of the company's presence in the graphics card market.

Nvidia’s new HQ back on schedule
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 01 April 2015 14:23

Nvidia’s new HQ back on schedule


Futuristic apparently

A year after moth balling its “futuristic new office project in Santa Clara” Nvidia. is again ready to get to work and start building again.

Futuremark releases 3DMark update with API Overhead feature-set
Published in Graphics


For measuring difference between DX11, DX12 and Mantle APIs

Futuremark has released a new 3DMark update with the new API Overhead feature test, meant to measure the difference in DirectX 11, DirectX 12 and Mantle API performance.

Sony set to upgrade PS4 GPU
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 26 March 2015 13:02

Sony set to upgrade PS4 GPU


Calls for more experts

The maker of the PS4, Sony appears to be wanting to update its devkits and is looking for an experienced programmer to work on GPU Profiling and Debugging tools used by PlayStation 4 developers worldwide.

Intel could challenge Nvidia on GPUs
Published in News
Thursday, 26 March 2015 12:02

Intel could challenge Nvidia on GPUs


Set my people Phi

Intel has released details of its next -generation Xeon Phi processor and it is starting to look like Chipzilla is gunning for a chunk of Nvidia's GPU market.