Distributed networks provide high performance renders
Nvidia has just spilt the beans on its Iray Server which is a clever bit of kit which allows distributed networks to pool resources create high-performance renders.
Brings Vulkan API support and more
Nvidia has released the major Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for Shield Android TV console which brings both Vulkan API as well as plenty of other improvements and upgrades.
Nvidia's automotive future is bright
After 23 and a half years of trying, Nvidia finally became a 5 billion dollar revenue company. This is a great result considering that all PC-oriented companies are suffering from the PC market decline. Now the company has 20 to 25 million cars that will ship with Nvidia technology inside.
Shield will live long and prosper
Nvidia has announced a development version of Android 6.0 Marshmallow for the Shield platform along with support for Windows and Linux.
Beat Wall Street's expectations
Graphics chip maker Nvidia reported earnings for its fourth fiscal quarter that surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street.
DRIVE PX 2 test driven in Sweden in 2017
Buried deep in Nvidia's financial Q4 2016 earnings call was a brief referecmce to the company's Automotive division, which made Nvidia a record $93 million in Q4, up 18 percent sequentially, and up 68 percent year-over-year. There is also a mention that Volvo will be the first manufacturer to take Nvidia's dual Pascal-based DRIVE PX 2 platform for a ride in Sweden.
Partners up with Ubisoft
According to a leaked product page, the new Geforce bundle from Nvidia will be in partnership with Ubisoft and their new Tom Clancy's The Division game.
Full hard launch
The Khronos Group has now officially released the Vulkan 1.0 API, including all the specifications, conformance tests, SDKs and all other resources.
Steps towards Open source
Nvidia has released the signed firmware images and support code which will enable the GeForce GTX 900 "Maxwell" series to run under its open-source driver.