Khronos Group releases Vulkan 1.0 API
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 16 February 2016 21:03

Khronos Group releases Vulkan 1.0 API


Full hard launch

The Khronos Group has now officially released the Vulkan 1.0 API, including all the specifications, conformance tests, SDKs and all other resources.

GeForce GTX 900 open-source firmware images and support code released
Published in Processors


Steps towards Open source

Nvidia has released the signed firmware images and support code which will enable  the GeForce GTX 900 "Maxwell" series to run under its open-source driver.

Nvidia releases new Geforce 361.91 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics


Game Ready drivers for a couple of games

Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 361.91 WHQL Game Ready drivers that include all optimizations for a couple of games the latest Hitman Beta.

Nvidia did not steal Samsung's ideas
Published in News
Tuesday, 09 February 2016 10:18

Nvidia did not steal Samsung's ideas


US court decides

A long running battle against Nvidia by Samsung is over, with the Korean chipmaker being soundly defeated.

Nvidia pulls Android 6.0 Shield upgrade
Published in Mobiles
Wednesday, 03 February 2016 11:46

Nvidia pulls Android 6.0 Shield upgrade


Breaks your wi-fi


The software genii at Nvidia have pulled an upgrade for its original Shield tablet after it turned out that it breaks users wi-fi.

Nvidia rolls out new Geforce 361.82 Hotfix
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 02 February 2016 21:43

Nvidia rolls out new Geforce 361.82 Hotfix


To fix the graphics card eject bug

Nvidia has released the new Geforce 361.82 Hotfix drivers which should fix the graphics card eject bug that showed up with the earlier released Geforce 361.75 WHQL Game Ready drivers.

Nvidia Shield gets marshmallow goodness
Published in Games
Tuesday, 02 February 2016 11:08

Nvidia Shield gets marshmallow goodness


Upgrade 4.0 rolls out

Nvidia has rolled out upgrade 4.0 for the SHIELD Tablet and it brings  Android 6.0 Marshmallow to the set up.

Nvidia Pascal rumoured for April
Published in Graphics
Monday, 01 February 2016 11:34

Nvidia Pascal rumoured for April


New chip soon

The dark satanic rumour mill has been flat out manufacturing hell on earth yarns that Nvidia is about to release a new Pascal GPU soon.

Colorful gets expansive
Published in Graphics
Friday, 29 January 2016 12:14

Colorful gets expansive


Chinese GPU maker expands into foreign markets

Colorful, which is currently the largest graphics card vendor in the China, is about to spread its wings.

AMD’s Zen man switches to Tesla
Published in Processors
Friday, 29 January 2016 11:33

AMD’s Zen man switches to Tesla


Jim Keller finds a new role

The bloke who helped create the chip which will either finish AMD or give it a renaissance has a new role working for Tesla. Ironically it really will involve him working on Nvidia gear.