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. 

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 07 October 2015 09:58

Samsung's mobile GPU might be ready for 2017


Things got delayed for two years 

A year ago Fudzilla revealed that Samsung has been building a mobile GPU. We are still as puzzled about it now as we were then,  but there are more confirmations that they should finish it in the 2017 – 2018 timeframe.

IBM puts Nvidia GPU in flagship servers
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 13:28

IBM puts Nvidia GPU in flagship servers


Teaming up with Big Blue Power


Big Blue has launched a line of Power processor-based, Linux-tuned machines which are helped out by Nvidia Tesla K80 GPUs.

Nvidia tests Pascal
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 11:25

Nvidia tests Pascal


Making sure there are no missing semi-colons 

Sketchy details are emerging that Nivdia has put its next-gen GP100 'Pascal' GPU into the testing phase.

AMD shows off hardware-based GPU virtualisation
Published in Graphics
Tuesday, 01 September 2015 12:33

AMD shows off hardware-based GPU virtualisation


Can allow 15 virtualised desktops

AMD is showing off a new hardware-based GPU virtualisation tech.

Open Source GPU now out
Published in Graphics
Monday, 31 August 2015 12:53

Open Source GPU now out


Hoping that MIAOW is not a catastrophe

An open saucy general-purpose graphics processor (GPGPU) has been unveiled at the Hot Chips event.

DirectX12 is bad news for Nvidia
Published in Processors
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 15:19

DirectX12 is bad news for Nvidia


AMD staff seen dancing in the street

Microsoft's move to DirectX12 might have helped AMD rather than Nvidia.

GPU shipments down 11 per cent
Published in Graphics
Monday, 17 August 2015 18:04

GPU shipments down 11 per cent


Suppliers need to sell less to make money

Nvidia had good quarter thanks to selling plenty of desktop-based Geforce cards, but the overall market has dropped 11 percent from the last quarter.

Nvidia announces Maxwell Quadro cards
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 12 August 2015 17:32

Nvidia announces Maxwell Quadro cards


Quadro M5000 and Qudro M4000

Nvidia introduced its Quadro M6000 back in March at its GTC conference and it has just added two new members to this family. 

Nvidia GeForce GTX 990M GPU for notebooks
Published in Processors
Monday, 10 August 2015 12:30

Nvidia GeForce GTX 990M GPU for notebooks


N16E-GXX is not a Star fleet designation

We heard a rumour that Nvidia was working on something called an N16E-GXX and thought it might be something Star Treky.