NVIDIA Pascal GPU Pictured at GTC Japan

Last month, at GTC Japan 2015, NVIDIA presented a number of technical seminars for their GPUs and it turns out that they talked about Pascal and showed an image of one of the development boards. NVIDIA will be using the Pascal GPU architecture for what we expect will be the GeForce 1000 series that is due out sometime in …more

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AMD To Cut Roughly 500 Jobs and Outsource Development Services

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) revealed Thursday that it plans to cut 5% of its workforce in a restructuring. AMD had about 9,700 employees at the end of last year, according to its latest annual filing from February. That means the chip maker is going to be cutting back its workforce by 500 jobs, or about 5 …more

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NVIDIA Announces Six New Quadro Mobile GPUs

NVIDIA announced a new line up of Quadro Mobile GPUs based on the Maxwell GPU architecture. Launching today, the NVIDIA Quadro M5000M, M4000M, M3000M, M2000M, M1000M and M600M mobile GPUs offer a top to bottom offering giving those with mobile workstations the power they need to run complex, resource-intensive applications. NVIDIA says that the new …more

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Tesla Launches The Model X All Electric SUV

Tesla held their launch event for their latest electric vehicle – the Model X, last night at 8pm (see the event HERE). After nearly an hour delay, they finally got the show on the road and rolled out a white Model X and Elon Musk began his pitch. While there have been prototypes at trade …more


NVIDIA GeForce Now Cloud Gaming Service Starts At $7.99 Per Month

NVIDIA today announced the GeForce NOW cloud gaming service that connects SHIELD owners to NVIDIA’s cloud gaming data center to play more than 50 game titles instantly. GeForce NOW will be made available on October 1 through an update that is coming to the SHIELD Hub app on NVIDIA SHIELD tablets, portables and Android TV consoles. The …more

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Silverstone Raven RVX01 PC Case Coming in November For Around $80

Silverstone Begins Releasing Information on Raven RVX01 First glimpsed at Computex 2015, Silverstone has starting releasing some additional information on their latest update to their award winning Raven case line.  The Silverstone Raven line currently includes six different cases, many of them utilize the unique 90 degree turned motherboard mounting system.  If you are not aware, …more

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AMD Catalyst 15.9 Beta Video Card Drivers Released

AMD Catalyst 15.9 Beta video card drivers have been released and has performance optimizations for Star Wars: Battlefront Beta and Fable Legends. The driver also fixes almost 20 driver related issues that were reported to AMD, so it certainly sounds like this Beta driver is certainly worth trying out! You can download and install them from the AMD …more

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Activision Announces Call of Duty Professional Gaming League

Activision has announced the creation of Call of Duty World League, a brand new worldwide eSports league that supports what many consider the number one console eSports franchise, Call of Duty. The new league will start in January 2016 and will coincide directly with the world-wide release of Call of Duty: Black Ops III which will be available on Friday, …more

Intel Introduces 56GB SSD to Their 535 Series Lineup

Intel Introduces 56GB SSD to Their 535 Series Lineup

Today Intel has introduced a 56GB 2.5-inch, 7mm thick SSD to its highly successful 535 Series drives. You might be asking yourself, “Why do I need or want a low capacity drive these days?” Intel’s target market behind this drive is actually quite niche, as this drive will be geared towards market segments requiring low-density …more

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ASRock Introduces Z170 Mini-ITX Gaming Motherboard for 4K Video Playback

ASRock has introduced its Z170 Mini-ITX Gaming Motherboard designed specifically for 4K 60Hz Video Playback. The Z170 features an 8-layer PCB and an 8 power phase design to give improved performance over its competition. The board features two total HDMI ports and a DisplayPort giving you the ability to support the latest HDMI and HDCP …more

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NVIDIA Now Putting Desktop GeForce GTX 980 GPUs into Gaming Notebooks!

Up until now, the fastest mobile GPU that you can find in any gaming notebook was the NVIDA GeForce GTX 980M. As great as the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980M is, it needs to be thermally-throttled due to being in a notebook and that means a GeForce GTX 980M is up to 40% slower than the NVIDIA …more

NVIDIA GeForce 355.98 WHQL Video Card Drivers Released For Killing Floor 2

NVIDIA GeForce 355.98 WHQL Video Card Drivers Released For Killing Floor 2

NVIDIA GeForce Game Ready 355.98 WHQL video card drivers are now available to download for those that want to be running the latest drivers from NVIDIA. This new GeForce Game Ready driver ensures you’ll have the best possible gaming experience in Killing Floor 2. This driver is also aligned with the launch of the GeForce GTX 980 …more

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4TB SSDs Coming in Samsung 850 PRO and 850 EVO Series

Samsung has entered the  mass production of its 3rd Generation V-NAND technology at the companies 270 acre manufacturing plant located in Xian, China. Based on 48 layers of 3-bit Multi-Level Cell (MLC) arrays, Samsung’s 3rd Generation 256Gb 3D V-NAND Flash doubles the density of the now ‘old’ 2nd generation process (32 layer 3-bit 128Gb MLC NAND flash chips). Samsung being able to squeeze 256Gb …more

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Samsung 950 PRO SSD Announced At The 2015 Samsung SSD Global Summit

Samsung Electronics today held the 2015 Samsung SSD Global Summit (4th Anniversary of the event) at the Shilla Seoul in conjunction with the launch of its new solid-state drive (SSD), the Samsung SSD 950 Pro. The Samsung 950 PRO SSD is Samsung’s first consumer-ready Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) M.2 form factor SSD using the PCI …more