AMD releases new Radeon Software 15.12 Crimson Edition drivers update
Published in Graphics


Brings a couple of game improvements

AMD has released a new WHQL-certified update for its Radeon Software Crimson Edition drivers, which includes a couple of game fixes and improvements, the Radeon Software Crimson Edition 15.12 WHQL.

Star Wars Force is with Nvidia
Published in Graphics


Success is thumbs up for chipmaker

Star Wars is cleaning up the pre-Christmas theatre but it appears that behind the scenes the dark side is cheering.

Epic investigates AMD issues
Published in News


AMD's performance on Unreal Engine 4 not up to snuff


Epic Games said it is investigating issue with Unreal Engine 4 and AMD CPUs.

AMD R9 390 4GB not coming to Europe or the US
Published in Graphics


Limited to China market

While Radeon R9 390 4GB was spotted on sale in China, same versions of the Radeon R9 390 graphics card will not bee seen in Europe or the US.

Sapphire working on a custom Radeon R9 Fury Nitro
Published in Graphics


Successor to the R9 Fury X Tri-X with new custom PCB

According to a fresh report, Sapphire is working on a new Radeon R9 Fury graphics card with a completely custom design, featuring new custom PCB and a triple-fan cooler, the Sapphire Radeon R9 Fury Nitro.

AMD lays on the open sauce
Published in Graphics


Goes well with chips

AMD and is now RTG (Radeon Technologies Group) are involved in a major push to open source GPU resources.

VR to be worth $100M claims AMD
Published in Graphics

But not until 2020

Enthusiasts, or those with the cash for a Radeon Fury X and Geforce GTX 980 TI or Titan, expect to see a boom of VR devices such as HTC Vive or the Oculus Rift. But according to AMD's CFO the VR business will start making some serious money only in 2020. 

AMD releases new FX-6330 Black Edition CPU
Published in Processors


32nm Piledriver architecture and 3.6/4.2GHz clocks

AMD has silently launched its new FX-6330 Black Edition six-core CPU which is currently available only in the APAC region.

AMD spotted flogging 4GB versions of R9 390 and R9 390X
Published in Graphics


At least in China

Chinese retailers appear to be selling AMD Radeon R9 390 and R9 390X with 4GB of memory.

ARM and Nokia want TCP/IP rewrite
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Needs to be faster

Nokia and ARM want to spruce up the TCP/IP stack to make it better suited to networks that need to operate at high speed and/or low latency.