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MacOS drivers for Nvidia Pascal graphics cards are coming soon

MacOS drivers for Nvidia Pascal graphics cards are coming soon This has some wondering if add-in graphics cards may be making a comeback in Apple systems.Although hardly known for their gaming capability, Apple desktop systems used to have the option for a PCIExpress graphics card.

The Nvidia Shield is Finally Awesome And Totally Worth It

The Nvidia Shield is Finally Awesome And Totally Worth It I’ve spent a few weeks with the latest shield, and I’ve been continually impressed with its flexibility and genuine utility.Plus, if you’re into whole home automation thing, the Shield, much like Google Home and Amazon’s Echo, works seamlessly with a Belkin WeMo or any Nest device.

Nvidia claims Pascal GPUs would challenge Google's TensorFlow TPU in updated benchmarks

Nvidia claims Pascal GPUs would challenge Google's TensorFlow TPU in updated benchmarks Here’s Nvidia: Nvidia’s claim that the TPU has 13x the performance of K80 is provisionally true, but there’s a snag.The net result of these improvements, according to Nvidia, is that the P40 offers 26x more inference performance than one die of a K80.

Microsoft's Project Scorpio picks up FreeSync, but VR support remains hazy

Microsoft's Project Scorpio picks up FreeSync, but VR support remains hazy Last week we discussed the new Project Scorpio Xbox refresh, and what the enhanced gaming capabilities can do in terms of 4K and VR support.The original Xbox One isn’t thought to have put as much emphasis on HSA as the PS4 did, but Xbox Scorpio could change that, too.

Origin PC's Newest Gaming Laptop Offers Portable Performance for Under $1,000

Origin PC's Newest Gaming Laptop Offers Portable Performance for Under $1,000 The newest version of Origin PC's EON15-S gaming laptop offers up gaming performance in a portable package for under $1,000.If you're one of those folks that prefers their PC games on a laptop instead of a traditional desktop, then the new Origin PC EON15-S might be the perfect marriage of performance and price.

AMD's RX 580 reviewed: AMD takes the fight to the GTX 1060, with mixed results

AMD's RX 580 reviewed: AMD takes the fight to the GTX 1060, with mixed results We’ll cover the other announcements, like the RX 550, RX 560, and RX 570 in a separate post.In this review, we’re diving into the RX 580 and how it performs relative to 2016’s RX 480 and the GTX 1060.

HTC unveils bundle pairing the Vive headset with an Nvidia GTX 1070

HTC unveils bundle pairing the Vive headset with an Nvidia GTX 1070 The company will bundle the headset with other hardware, offering financing options to allow the package to be paid off on a monthly basis.Users who simply need to upgrade their current rig will be able to purchase an Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Founders Edition graphics card alongside a Vive headset for $1,000.

AMD refreshes its budget, midrange cards with the RX 560 and RX 570, launches new Polaris 12-based RX 550

AMD refreshes its budget, midrange cards with the RX 560 and RX 570, launches new Polaris 12-based RX 550 While our review focuses on the RX 580, AMD is also shipping new SKUs for the RX 460 and 470, as well as a new part, the RX 550.The RX 560 and RX 570 are both iterative improvements of the RX 460 and RX 470 GPUs AMD launched nearly a year ago.

From automated cars to AI, Nvidia powers the future with hardcore gaming hardware

From automated cars to AI, Nvidia powers the future with hardcore gaming hardware He talked us through the green team’s plan for a future that ranges from traditional gaming hardware to cutting-edge AI development.“You have to have a powerful system with adequate software to handle the learning part of the equation,” Palaric said.

SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2?

SK Hynix Will Launch GDDR6 in 2018, But What About HBM2? SK Hynix’ own press release suggests such a product is coming within the next 12 months, in fact, when it states “SK Hynix has been planning to mass produce the product for a client to release high-end graphics card by early 2018 equipped with high performance GDDR6 DRAMs.” This is an interesting statement, given that HBM2, not GDDR5X/6 has been broadly positioned as the future of next-generation memory.

Nvidia’s latest GeForce drivers get you ready for ‘Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III’

Nvidia’s latest GeForce drivers get you ready for ‘Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III’ Why it matters to you If you pre-ordered Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III and use an Nvidia GeForce GPU, then get updated to the latest drivers for the best performance.In some instances, specific games are targeted, and such is the case with the latest Nvidia GeForce Game Ready Drivers.

Premium 4K Streaming Devices head-to-head: Roku Ultra vs Amazon Fire TV vs nVidia Shield vs Apple TV

Premium 4K Streaming Devices head-to-head: Roku Ultra vs Amazon Fire TV vs nVidia Shield vs Apple TV Draw: Roku Ultra and nVidia Shield Interface We’re big fans of the Roku Ultra’s interface.Like all the other contenders, the Roku Ultra offers voice search from the remote control, though voice search from Roku’s app is also available.

Upcoming Nvidia Driver Will Enable Netflix 4K Streaming, Sort Of

Upcoming Nvidia Driver Will Enable Netflix 4K Streaming, Sort Of Over the past year, it’s often seemed as if Microsoft and Netflix have done everything they could possibly do to prevent 4K streaming on PCs.While 4K started rolling out on Netflix several years ago, only a handful of smart TVs were supported.

Nvidia Goes All in for AI With New Volta Architecture

Nvidia Goes All in for AI With New Volta Architecture SAN JOSE, CA–A first-time attendee to Nvidia’s flagship GTC conference this week could be forgiven for thinking Nvidia was an AI company.The capstone was the announcement of Nvidia’s new Volta architecture and V100 chip.

Cray Announces New, AI-Focused Supercomputers

Cray Announces New, AI-Focused Supercomputers Now Cray, which helped pioneer the very concept of a supercomputer, is also bringing its own solutions to market.the CS-Storm 500GT supports up to 8x 450W or 10x 400W accelerators, including Nvidia’s Tesla P40 or P100 GPU accelerators.

Best Laptops for Engineers and Engineering Students: When Work Requires a Real Workstation

Best Laptops for Engineers and Engineering Students: When Work Requires a Real Workstation So what’s the best laptop for engineers and engineering students?Once again HP has delivered a state-of-the-art portable engineering workstation, with the G3 update to its well-regarded ZBook 17.

With Toyota, Nvidia Racks Up Another Autonomous Car Design Win

With Toyota, Nvidia Racks Up Another Autonomous Car Design Win Multiple platforms in parallel would allow for fully autonomous driving, meaning self-driving on any road.Previously, Mercedes-Benz and Audi agreed to work with Nvidia on autonomous driving.

Nvidia announces new powerhouse graphics card feat. new tech

Nvidia announces new powerhouse graphics card feat. new tech This heavyweight GPU will be more targeted at data centre usage and high-performance computing, as opposed to consumer level computing.Also, the new GPU gives us a good idea of exactly what Volta is capable of.

Google Takes a Swipe at Nvidia With Learning-Capable Cloud TPU

Google Takes a Swipe at Nvidia With Learning-Capable Cloud TPU Only a week after Nvidia’s new AI-focused Volta GPU architecture was announced, Google aims to steal some of its thunder with its new, second-generation, Tensor Processing Unit (TPU) that it calls a Cloud TPU.At 180 teraflops, Google’s Cloud TPU packs more punch, at least by that one measure, than the Volta-powered Tesla V100 at 120 teraflops (trillion floating point operations per second).

AMD's RX Vega Won't Launch Until Later This Year

AMD's RX Vega Won't Launch Until Later This Year While the company demoed and discussed its Vega Frontier Edition this week at its financial analyst day, the company will not be launching a consumer Vega GPU at Computex or in June.It’s not like you can run down to the corner store to get HBM2.