AMD may be working on a cut down RX 470 graphics card
Published in Graphics


To compete with Nvidia's latest GTX 1050 Ti

According to a couple of reports, it seems that AMD is working on a couple of  cut down versions of its Polaris 10 Ellesmere GPU that should put additional pressure on Nvidia's recently released GTX 1050 Ti and GTX 1050 graphics cards.

AMD rolls out Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2 hotfix
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New drivers for latest and upcoming games

AMD has released  its latest Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.2 hotfix drivers which feature optimizations for some of the new and upcoming games, including Battlefield 1 and Civilization VI, as well as a new Crossfire profile and some bug fixes.

European Union judge wants review of Intel monopoly case
Published in Processors


Intel might get into play a "get out of jail free" card

Intel might get the $1.4 billion anti-trust fine it paid to the EU in 2009 back after a top European Union judge recommended that the case be reviewed.

AMD plans new VR projects
Published in Graphics


Pushing Polaris

In a bid to push its Polaris chip, AMD has launched several new VR projects.

AMD rumoured to be revising Polaris
Published in Graphics


RUMOUR 50 percent improvement per watt

While no-one had  expected much from AMD before Vega in the next few months, it appears the outfit is going to ship revised versions of the Polaris 10 and 11 graphics chips.

Zen to have some important security features
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Hack this chip and Yog-Sothoth eats your soul

Intel had been working to bake in security into micrprocessors, but it seems that effort has drawn to a close with the selloff of its security division into a revamped McAfee company. Now AMD appears to be taking up the idea.

Graphics card makers doing rather well
Published in Graphics


Nvidia's big names making big cash

Demand from the gaming market and VR is pushing up demand for graphics cards, and some of the big players are laughing all the way to the bank.

AMD adds WHQL-certification to Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1
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Brings official support for Oculus Asynchronous Spacewarp

AMD has released a WHQL-certified version of its earlier Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.10.1 drivers, which bring the same game optimizations as well as official support for the recently unveiled Oculus Asynchronous Spacewarp feature.

AMD teams up with Alibaba Cloud
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There’s magic in those clouds

Chip firm AMD said it has struck an agreement with Alibaba Cloud to work together on research and cooperation on AMD Radeon Pro GPU technology.

AMD kills support for Gaming Evolved App
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Does not bundle it with Radeon Software

AMD has apparently decided to discontinue support for Raptr's Gaming Evolved App which will no longer be bundled with Radeon Software drivers package.