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Nvidia GTC 2010: GPUs for 3D Audio, Robot Cars

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The wrap up of GPU Technology Conference.

Nvidia's GPU Technology Conference wrapped up for 2010. While we may think of GPUs being the key driver of our graphics – particularly our games – there's some very serious applications that take advantage of the GPUs strengths over traditional CPUs.

Here's a wrap up from the final day:

Nvidia GTC 2010

GPUs used for on 3D Audio

Cancer Research and Supercomputing

Sportvision Augmented Reality Enabled by GPU Computing

Fireside Chat with Jen-Hsun Huang and Quentin Hardy

GTC Closing Keynote Takes GPUs Into the Future with Robot Cars

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    ares1214 , September 28, 2010 11:09 AM
    Less ads more cards!
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    kikireeki , September 28, 2010 11:52 AM
    Looks like Nvidia is walking away from mainstream.
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    nebun , September 28, 2010 12:05 PM
    kikireekiLooks like Nvidia is walking away from mainstream.


    not true, nvidia is just spreading it's wings....very smart idea if really think about it
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    Poisoner , September 28, 2010 1:01 PM
    Begin nVidia death scene.
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    kikireeki , September 28, 2010 1:28 PM
    nebunnot true, nvidia is just spreading it's wings....very smart idea if really think about it


    I hope so!
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    Gin Fushicho , September 28, 2010 6:58 PM
    I hope they aren't spreading themselves too thin.
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    reprotected , September 28, 2010 8:02 PM
    ^ Nah, Nvidia is doing much better than ATI in professional studios. Their new Quadro 6000 overkills the FirePro 3D V9800, ATI may have to do some catching up there. Plus, their underpowered Teslas are doing quite good too.
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    pratkal , September 28, 2010 9:35 PM
    reprotected^ Nah, Nvidia is doing much better than ATI in professional studios. Their new Quadro 6000 overkills the FirePro 3D V9800, ATI may have to do some catching up there. Plus, their underpowered Teslas are doing quite good too.


    costing 2 time the cost btw more the market better for the company
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    dEAne , September 29, 2010 3:03 AM
    and I thought they just for gaming.
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    Lutador148 , September 29, 2010 10:54 AM
    Have nvidia released any news on any possible new cards?
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    Djhg2000 , September 29, 2010 2:06 PM
    Hmm, 3D audio...

    Isn't that what decent sound cards do?