Linux update brings Skylake
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 03 November 2015 11:01

Linux update brings Skylake


Reworked Nvidia support

The new stable Linux kernel is out there supporting Intel’s Skylake and a reworked open source support platform for Nvidia graphics cards.

DirectX 12 sports an impressive  multi-GPU feature
Published in Graphics


Provides a decent performance boost

Microsoft's upcoming DirectX 12 API will bring plenty of performance improvements but one the most impressive is its ability to mix GPUs and combine Radeon and Geforce graphics cards for some extra performance.

Apple converts Nvidia's AI expert
Published in Graphics
Monday, 26 October 2015 11:50

Apple converts Nvidia's AI expert


Acadamy Award winner Jonathan Cohen


Missionaries from the fruity cargo cult Apple’s HR department have converted one of Nvidia’s top AI brains.

Gigabyte unveils the new GTX 980 WaterForce graphics card
Published in Graphics


Nvidia Geforce GTX 980 with closed loop liquid cooling

Gigabyte has unveiled its latest Geforce GTX 900 series graphics card, the liquid cooled Geforce GTX 980 WaterForce.

Nvidia adds new features to Geforce Experience
Published in Graphics


Gives it better broadcasting and streaming features

Nvidia has added a couple of new features to its Geforce Experience software, including a much better broadcasting and streaming features.

Nvidia testing GP100 and GP104 chips
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 11:29

Nvidia testing GP100 and GP104 chips


Dotting the last semi-colon in Pascal

Nvidia appears to be on track to launch its new Pascal architecture in 2016.

AMD loses top brain to Nvidia
Published in Processors
Wednesday, 14 October 2015 10:30

AMD loses top brain to Nvidia


Phil Rogers defects

AMD is reeling after the high profile exit of one its top CPU brains Phil to rival Nvidia.

MSI packs GTX 970M in new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook
Published in Notebooks


Intel Skylake Core i7-6700HQ quad-core CPU as well

Gaming notebooks usually end up to be a desktop replacement device rather than a portable notebook due to their size, weight and battery life but now it appears that MSI managed to change that a bit by releasing the new 14-inch GS40 Phantom notebook.

Samsung and Qualcomm didn’t infringe two Nvidia GPU patents
Published in Graphics


The war continues

Nvidia is in the middle of a legal battle against Samsung and Qualcomm over seven GPU patents. Now a judge has given Samsung and Qualcomm a get out of jail free card over two out of seven patents. 

Nvidia releases Geforce 358.50 WHQL Game Ready drivers
Published in Graphics


Star Wars: Battlefront optimizations

Nvidia has released its latest Geforce graphics card drivers which bring all the optimizations for the upcoming open beta phase of Star Wars: Battlefront game and a few other improvements.