Intel quietly launches Apollo Lake
Published in Processors
Monday, 05 September 2016 14:54

Intel quietly launches Apollo Lake


2nd generation 14nm Celeron / Pentium

Apollo Lake is a second generation 14nm SoC for entry level tablets and computers and it serves the market that used to be known as Atom processors. Nowadays, Intel calls these CPUs Celeron and Pentium and the new generation was made available on Friday. 

Radeon challenges Pascal in new Alienware notebooks
Published in Graphics


Radeon RX 470 goes to notebooks

Alienware has just unveiled its updated notebook lineup and it seems that Tobii eye-tracking software and Nvidia Pascal GPUs aren't the only update as AMD has squeezed in with its Radeon RX 470 graphics card as well.

Razer updates its Blade notebooks
Published in Notebooks
Saturday, 03 September 2016 00:33

Razer updates its Blade notebooks


Kaby Lake CPU and Pascal GPU

Razer said it has updated its Blade and Blade Stealth notebooks with some new and shiny hardware, including Intel's latest Kaby Lake CPUs and Nvidia Pascal-based GPUs, all in time to show them off at the  PAX show this weekend.

Nvidia unveils something with a very long name
Published in Games
Thursday, 01 September 2016 21:50

Nvidia unveils something with a very long name


Featuring volumetric lighting, better shadows, HBAO+ and more

Nvidia's Lightspeed Studios have been hard at work and have announced a new Fallout 4 mod, the Vault 1080, which will feature some of Nvidia Gameworks effects.

Nvidia signs deal with Baidu over AI
Published in News
Thursday, 01 September 2016 16:42

Nvidia signs deal with Baidu over AI


Self driving cars is the name of the game


Baidu is holding its world conference in Beijing today and has signed a partnership with Nvidia to build a so called “cloud to car” autonomous platform for car makers and for the Chinese market.

Nvidia releases Geforce 372.70 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 31 August 2016 01:11

Nvidia releases Geforce 372.70 WHQL drivers


One to have for Battlefield 1 Beta and WOW:Legion

Following the launch of Battlefield 1 Open Beta, which became available to some today, as well as the launch of World of Warcraft: Legion and some other games, Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 372.70 WHQL driver which promises to bring optimizations for these games and some other fixes.

Zotac's Pascal-based Magnus EN10 gets priced up
Published in News


Quite a lot for a mini PC

Zotac has  finally revealed a few more details about its  Magnus EN10 mini-PC which is powered by Nvidia's latest Pascal-based Geforce GTX 1060 and GTX 1070 graphics cards.

Nvidia could be updating its Shield
Published in News
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 12:16

Nvidia could be updating its Shield


FCC filing appears

Nvidia might be getting ready to launch a new Shield Android TV console later this year.

AMD sees VR and AR as a good bet
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 30 August 2016 11:54

AMD sees VR and AR as a good bet


Might pull its nadgers out of the fire

AMD is talking about how it is life might be becoming easier thanks to the rise of virtual reality (VR).

Samsung delays GDDR6
Published in Graphics
Friday, 26 August 2016 11:49

Samsung delays GDDR6


Two years away now

Samsung has put the brakes on its release of GDDR6 memory.