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Friday, 22 Jun 2012

NVIDIA Issues Response to Torvalds' Complaints over Linux Graphics Support

NVIDIA Issues Response to Torvalds' Complaints over Linux Graphics Support

At a recent Q & A session to an audience at the Aalto Center for Entrepreneurship in Otaniemi, Finland, Linus Torvalds who is the brain child behind the Linux kernel project, complained harshly about the lack of Linux support from NVIDIA. NVIDIA has issued their diplomatic response to his outburst.

Thursday, 10 May 2012

CUDA Goes Open-Source, the LLVM Way

CUDA Goes Open-Source, the LLVM Way

NVIDIA announces that open-source LLVM compiler now supports NVIDIA GPUs as a result of the company's contribution of its CUDA complier to the LLVM Project.

Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012

NVIDIA Begins Regular Windows 8 Driver Updates

NVIDIA Begins Regular Windows 8 Driver Updates

NVIDIA has released their first driver update for NVIDIA GeForce and Quadro GPUs, signalling the start of regular NVIDIA driver updates for Windows 8.

Wednesday, 15 Feb 2012

AMD Cape Verde Spawns Radeon HD 7770 and 7750 Graphics Cards by Add-in Partners

AMD Cape Verde Spawns Radeon HD 7770 and 7750 Graphics Cards by Add-in Partners

Adopting the same new GCN architecture as well as their 28nm fabrication process of the Tahiti GPU, the Radeon HD 7770 is the highlight of the Cape Verde GPU series as the first GPU clocked at 1000MHz. Also joining it is the Radeon HD 7750 GPU. We highlight a list of graphics cards ready to roll in the stores sporting these new mainstream chips.

Friday, 10 Feb 2012

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Engineers Developed New Technique to Boost Processor Performance by Over 20%

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a way for collaboration between the CPU and GPU during the execution of programs, allowing their computing performance to be increased by over 20%.

Tuesday, 4 Oct 2011

Supply Woes for AMD Llano APUs?

Supply Woes for AMD Llano APUs?

It is rumored that AMD's Llano APUs will be in short supply due to poor yield rates of Globalfoundries' 32nm process. It is also estimated that this will persist till early 2012.

Wednesday, 23 Feb 2011

TYAN to Showcase HPC and GPU Computing Products

TYAN to Showcase HPC and GPU Computing Products

TYAN will showcase its latest HPC and GPU Computing platforms at the AMD Server Summit. TYAN will also introduce the S8010 motherboard, which supports a single AMD Opteron 4100 series processor, and is ideal for cost-effective virtualization and cloud computing applications.

Friday, 17 Dec 2010

NVIDIA Achieves Record Number of Design Wins for Intel 'Sandy Bridge' PC Platform

NVIDIA Achieves Record Number of Design Wins for Intel 'Sandy Bridge' PC Platform

More than 200 new products will feature NVIDIA GeForce GPUs with Sandy Bridge CPUs next year.

Wednesday, 15 Dec 2010

AMD Launches Radeon HD 6900 Series Graphics

AMD Launches Radeon HD 6900 Series Graphics

AMD launches its latest GPU, providing gamers with an enhanced second-generation, Microsoft DirectX 11-capable architecture. It includes advanced image quality features ensuring a breakthrough performance. Also, the AMD PowerTune dynamically adjusts power draw.

Wednesday, 28 Jul 2010

NVIDIA Launches 3D Vision Pro Solution

NVIDIA Launches 3D Vision Pro Solution

NVIDIA unveils the NVIDIA 3D Vision Pro, a new 3D stereoscopic solution to aid professionals who work with complex 3D designs to see their work in greater detail. Designed for the new Quadro powered desktop and mobile workstations, the 3D Vision Pro kit includes a pair of 3D Vision Pro active-shutter glasses and RF emitter.

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