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Nvidia works with Arm on supercomputers
Published in News


Accelerator chips will work with Arm processors by the end of the year.

The GPU maker named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia said it would make its chips work with processors from Arm to build supercomputers.

More games hop on Nvidia Ray Tracing train
Published in Gaming


Including Cyberpunk 2077, Watch Dogs: Legion, COD: Modern Warfare, and more

Nvidia was quite keen to announce that some of the big AAA game titles like Cyberpunk 2070 and Watch Dogs: Legion will be ray traced with CD Projekt Red's Cyberpunk 2077 as one of the biggest names around.

Nvidia preparing Super Turing RTX refresh
Published in Graphics


RTX 2080, 2070 and 2060 to get a more CUDA cores, faster memory

According to fresh leaks, it appears that Nvidia will launch a full refresh of its RTX series in mid-July, giving all cards a slight bump in CUDA core count as well as more or faster 16Gbps memory in some cases.

Radeon 5700 Navi doesn’t have Ray tracing
Published in Graphics


A different angle look

The Navi paper-launched when I was still in sunny Tuscany taking a break from the tech, but here are some of the things that have caught my attention. No Ray tracing, no high end, and only performance/mainstream, not much benefit from 7nm, and nine months late to fight 2070 are just a part of it.

AMD gains in shrinking market
Published in News
Wednesday, 29 May 2019 12:20

AMD gains in shrinking market


Gaining at Nvidia's expense

Research from Jon Peddie Research on the GPUs used in PCs shows that AMD managed a 21 percent gain in desktop discrete GPU shipments in the first quarter.

Nvidia announces EGX
Published in AI
Monday, 27 May 2019 13:06

Nvidia announces EGX


Low latency AI on the Edge

The graphics card maker named after a Roman vengeance Daemon, Nvidia, has announced an accelerated computing platform that enables companies to perform low-latency AI at the edge.

Nvidia shrinks Quadro RTX 5000 graphics hardware
Published in Graphics


Can fit under the bonnet of a laptop

The graphics card maker named after a Roman vengeance Daemon, Nvidia has shrunk its Quadro RTX 5000 graphics hardware to fit it into a laptop.

Nvidia teases something “super”
Published in Graphics
Friday, 24 May 2019 11:58

Nvidia teases something “super”


Could be anything

Nvidia is beginning to tease an announcement of something “super” ahead of Computex.

Huawei ban hurts US tech too
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 21 May 2019 11:27

Huawei ban hurts US tech too


Intel, Qualcomm, Google, Microsoft

The four above are just the tip of the iceberg and probably the companies that will most suffer from the ban, but ISV like Adobe, antivirus makers, any US-based software maker on Android or Windows selling to Huawei will be affected too.

Nvidia revenue forecast beats expectations
Published in Graphics


Gaming chip demand rises as revenue fall

The maker of graphics chips named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia, has surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street with some better than expected revenue forecasts.