GlobalFoundries Builds 565,000 Square Foot R&D Fab
Jan 14, 2013 - in News
GlobalFoundries said it will be expanding its Fab 8 manufacturing campus Malta, New York with a $2 billion R&D fab.
Nvidia Reveals More About Cloud Gaming Service: Grid
Jan 8, 2013 - in News
Enables 3D gaming that can render graphics directly to the cloud.
Deals Jan 4: PNY GTX 660 Ti + Assassin's Creed III $249
Jan 4, 2013 - in News
Close out the first week of January with these hot deals from LogicBUY.
AMD Names New Chief Financial Officer
Jan 3, 2013 - in News
Devinder Kumar will remain as AMD's chief financial officer.
PlayStation 4 Could Get GPU Switching, Dynamic UI
Dec 30, 2012 - in News
The Internet was floated a new rumor that suggests that the next Playstation could be equipped with GPU switching technology.
AMD's Radeon 7000 GPU Gets Improved Open Source Drivers With 2D acceleration
Dec 28, 2012 - in News
AMD is improving its open source driver support for its Radeon HD 7000 "Southern Islands" GPUs.
Critical Security Problem in Nvidia's Drivers, Exploit Code Circulated
Dec 28, 2012 - in News
A software developer has posted details about a vulnerability in Nvidia's graphics driver that could allow an attacker to gain control over a user's computer.
John Carmack: Next-Gen Consoles Will Still Target 30fps
Dec 25, 2012 - in News
id Software's John Carmack still thinks next-generation console gaming will be limited to 30fps.
AMD Radeon HD 8790M: Next-Gen Mobile Mainstream Graphics Preview
Dec 20, 2012 - in Reviews
AMD sent over some of its lab gear: an interposer card and two PCI Express-based boards with MXM modules...one of which hosted its upcoming Radeon HD 8790M GPU. At long last, the GCN architecture is hitting mainstream notebooks in its 28 nm glory.
Nvidia Tegra 4 Will Have 72-Core GPU, Ultra HD Support?
Dec 19, 2012 - in News
A supposed leaked slide reveals Ultra HD output support, 72 GPU cores and more goodies spicing up the Tegra 4 SoC.
AMD Questions Nvidia Kepler's DirectX 11.1 Support
Dec 18, 2012 - in News
The latest blog from AMD points out that its Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture has full support for DirectX 11.1, unlike Nvidia's Kepler architecture.
Tom's Hardware - AMD Radeon Graphics Card Sweepstakes
Dec 17, 2012 - in News
The Sweepstakes opens on December 11, 2012 9:00 AM PST and closes on December 18, 2012 9:00 AM PST
Researchers Create 22nm Indium Gallium Arsenide Transistors
Dec 13, 2012 - in News
Indium gallium arsenide is gaining traction as a potential successor of silicon in semiconductors.
Wii U CPU and GPU Rendered in High-Res
Dec 13, 2012 - in News
Information about Nintendo's Wii U CPU is being unveiled by the slice.
Analyst Hits Nvidia Outlook, Stresses Importance of Non-PC
Dec 10, 2012 - in News
The third quarter was a breather for Nvidia, but it appears that financial analysts have begun zeroing in on the company with product concerns again.
AMD Scaling Back Chip Purchases from GlobalFoundries
Dec 7, 2012 - in News
To save money, AMD is reducing its wafer order agreement with Globalfoundries.
Nvidia Publishes Geforce 310.70 Beta Driver
Dec 5, 2012 - in News
Nvidia just released a beta version of the GeForce 310.70 Driver, which rolls up previously beta driver updates such as performance improvements for Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Assassin's Creed III.
Here Are The System Requirements for Crysis 3
Dec 4, 2012 - in News
You'll need a DirectX 11 GPU in order to play Crysis 3 on the PC.
Wii U CPU Clock Frequencies Below the Xbox 360 and PS3
Nov 30, 2012 - in News
Nintendo promised significantly greater processing capability in the recently released Wii U than in the preceding Wii console.
Globalfoundries Gets New U.S. Chief
Nov 29, 2012 - in News
Globalfoundries has appointed Rutger Wijburg to oversee the operation of its Fab 8 in Malta, New York.
Positive Black Friday Sales Give AMD New Hope
Nov 27, 2012 - in News
AMD's CEO said that sales figures stemming from the Black Friday weekend look reasonably well.
Imagination Adds Six-Cluster PowerVR Series6 Model
Nov 23, 2012 - in News
Imagination Technologies, which claims to hold a 75 percent technology market share for GPUs in smartphones, is expanding the Series6 of graphics processors.
Call Of Duty: Black Ops II Graphics Performance, Benchmarked
Nov 15, 2012 - in Reviews
The Call of Duty series is an old favorite of ours, so it's a foregone conclusion that we'd check out Black Ops II's performance on the PC. How well does your graphics card handle it? Does this title have what it takes to stand out in a crowded genre?
Report: AMD Hired JP Morgan to Explore Options
Nov 14, 2012 - in News
AMD is looking for ways to make some cash in a changing market before its reserves are depleted.
Nvidia and AMD Inside Titan: Fastest Supercomputer on Earth
Nov 13, 2012 - in News
Replaces Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's Sequoia at the top spot.
Nvidia Announces Much Improved Linux Gaming Drivers
Nov 8, 2012 - in News
Nvidia just released a new version of its GeForce Linux drivers.
Radeon HD 7990 And GeForce GTX 690: Bring Out The Big Guns
Nov 7, 2012 - in Reviews
EVGA recently lent our German lab one of the GeForce GTX 690s we've had in the U.S. for months. The purpose? To pit against HIS' upcoming 7970 X2 and PowerColor's Devil13 HD7990, both dual-Tahiti boards vying to become the world's fastest graphics card.
Microsoft Expands Rebootless Display Driver Upgrade Patent
Nov 5, 2012 - in News
Microsoft was just granted the rights to a more elaborate display driver update that does not require a computer system to reboot.
Medal Of Honor Warfighter Performance, Benchmarked
Nov 1, 2012 - in Reviews
We take Medal of Honor Warfighter for a spin on 12 different graphics cards to figure out how much hardware you need to get this modern-day account of our Tier 1 operators' work running smoothly. Not surprisingly, the single-player campaign is GPU-heavy.
Nvidia to Integrate ARM Processors in Tesla
Nov 1, 2012 - in News
Nvidia has confirmed that it will be combining GPGPUs with ARM 64-bit processors in future Tesla products.