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Intel releases new GPU graphics driver for the Arc A770 and Arc A750
Published in Graphics


Optimises many games

Intel has released a new GPU graphics driver for the Arc A770 and Arc A750 that optimises many games with minor performance improvements and fixes several key issues on nine titles.

Nvidia unveils Cryptocurrency Mining Processors (CMPs)
Published in Graphics


Line of GPUs for crypto mining

Nvidia has prepared quite a few surprises, including its newest line of Cryptocurrency Mining Processors (CMPs), dedicated GPUs for mining. According to what is known so far, there will be a total of four CMP SKUs, ranging from 26MH/s to 86MH/s.

AMD releases new Radeon Software 20.8.1 driver
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 05 August 2020 16:20

AMD releases new Radeon Software 20.8.1 driver


One to have for Grounded and Horizon: Zero Dawn

AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin 2020 Edition 20.8.1 graphics driver which brings several optimizations for new games as well as fixes some bugs.

Jim Jeffers takes Intel Exascale to Hollywood
Published in Graphics


Outlines Exascale Vision for a decade

Intel has been part of the Hollywood production scene for more than a decade, but it hA just decided to give us a bit more details about the present and the future of the movie production, all part of the Exascale vision set by Raja Koduri, Jim Keller and Jim Jeffers.

AMD goes back to mobile with Samsung
Published in News
Monday, 03 June 2019 23:36

AMD goes back to mobile with Samsung


Signs a partnership for RDNA graphics architecture and more

AMD and Samsung have announced a surprising "strategic partnership" which will give Samsung access to custom graphics IP based on AMD's new RDNA graphics architecture for use in mobile devices as well as access to other AMD technologies.

Intel sexes up its GPUs
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 30 May 2019 12:06

Intel sexes up its GPUs


Shows off test “designs.”

Intel wants to improve the user experience of the Intel Graphics Command Center by bringing in modern UI design with customisable skins.

Nvidia GTC 19 Keynote failed to impress
Published in AI
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 13:39

Nvidia GTC 19 Keynote failed to impress


AI is the elephant in the room

First of all, I want to apologise to all the hard-working people that worked so many hours on the production and material of the keynote, this is not about you. Everyone did a great job, but the content picked was mostly just utterly boring.

Intel patches huge holes in GPU drivers
Published in Graphics
Friday, 15 March 2019 12:52

Intel patches huge holes in GPU drivers


More holes than Blackburn Lancashire

Chipzilla has patched several high-severity vulnerabilities in its graphics drivers for Windows 10, which could lead to code execution.

Nvidia predicts flat sales
Published in Graphics
Friday, 15 February 2019 11:51

Nvidia predicts flat sales


About what everyone expected

The chipmaker named after a Roman vengeance daemon, Nvidia, expects revenues for its fiscal 2020 year to be “flat or down slightly” from the $11.7 billion it recorded in the just-ended fiscal year.

Nvidia releases Geforce 417.71 WHQL driver
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 16 January 2019 16:46

Nvidia releases Geforce 417.71 WHQL driver


Brings default Adaptive Sync support on some monitors

As promised and detailed earlier, Nvidia has released its newest Geforce 417.71 WHQL graphics driver which brings support for the Geforce RTX 2060 graphics cards as well as brings the so-called G-Sync Compatible Support, or VESA Adaptive Sync support on some monitors.