Otoy allows CUDA to run on AMD
Published in Graphics


Sheep and goats together


Graphics start-up Otoy has claimed it has developed a means of running software written for Nvidia's Compute Unified Device Architecture (CUDA) platform on unmodified on rival graphics cards and CPUs from AMD.

AMD announces XConnect technology for external GPUs
Published in Graphics


External graphics via Thunderbolt 3 interface

AMD has now officially unveiled its new XConnect technology which brings support for external graphics card support via Thunderbolt 3 interface.

AMD rolls out new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3 drivers
Published in Graphics


Brings new features and stability/performance improvements

AMD has rolled out its new Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.3 drivers which come with some performance and stability improvements for various games as well as includes a couple of new features as well.

Ubuntu gives up on AMD’s Catalyst Linux driver
Published in Graphics


Fglrx is not for us


Ubuntu 16.04 LTS and its newer incarnations will not support AMD's widely-used Catalyst Linux (fglrx) driver.

AMD’s Gears of War woe might be Nvidia in the mix
Published in Graphics


PhysX by default

The fact that Gears of War Ultimate Edition ran so poorly on AMD gear might be because Nvidia’s PhysX is actually running by default.

AMD confirms Polaris for the mid-year
Published in News


Fury X2 on track


AMD held a Q&A with Reddit users and confirmed that its Polaris GPU is on track for the middle of the year and the Fury X2 will be appearing.

Samsung unveils new CF591 and CF390 curved monitors
Published in News


Brings AMD Freesync support over HDMI

Samsung has unveiled three new curved monitors that will have a 1800R curve radius and support for AMD Freesync over HDMI, the 27-inch CF591 and the CF390, which will be available in both 23.5-inch and 27-inch sizes.

Kaby Lake will square off with Zen
Published in Processors


Pick your sides

Intel's Kaby Lake-series processors will square off against AMD’s great white hope Zen at the end of the fourth quarter.

AMD rolls out new Radeon Software 16.2.1 Beta driver
Published in Graphics


Crossfire profile for Far Cry Primal and bug fixes

AMD has released its new AMD Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.2.1 Beta drivers which include the Crossfire profile for the Far Cry Primal game from Ubisoft as well as fixes some various bugs.

Gears of War Ulitmate a disaster for AMD users
Published in Games


AMD Radeon users should avoid it

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition on PC releases today exclusively to the Windows 10 Store and it looks like it’s one of the most disastrous PC game launches in years, and many AMD Radeon owners should avoid it for now.