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Nvidia unveils Grid VGX software to boost graphics performance of virtual desktops and PCs

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With its new Grid VGX software, Nvidia is aiming to tear down the performance barrier that keeps graphics-intensive applications from running on virtual desktops....
Nvidia unveils Grid VGX software to boost graphics performance of virtual desktops and PCs

NVIDIA outs new mobile GPU line, boasts 'every leading notebook manufacturer' support

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In NVIDIA's ongoing efforts to monopolize the technical-sounding graphics card market, the California-based components manufacturer today announced a new mobile line of GPUs aimed at notebook computing. That's five new GPUs in total, with the GeForce GT 720M and 735M making up the "mainstream" segment, while the GT 740M,...
NVIDIA outs new mobile GPU line, boasts 'every leading notebook manufacturer' support

NVIDIA details how its Jetson development kit creates smart, seeing cars

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Developing a high-end in-car infotainment system can present challenges that don't exist in other platforms -- you're juggling core car systems, a myriad of sensors and media playback in a testbed on wheels. NVIDIA has just explained how it's uniting those elements with its new, lengthily-titled Jetson Automotive Development...
NVIDIA details how its Jetson development kit creates smart, seeing cars

Qualcomm Raises Bar in Mobile Chips, As Does Nvidia

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Not that long ago announcements of new chips for personal computers caused a buzz. Now the interest is shifting to mobile processors, with Qualcomm and Nvidia each staking claims at the Consumer Electronics Show for the most dramatic technology advances....
Qualcomm Raises Bar in Mobile Chips, As Does Nvidia
Dell mistakenly sees hope in Windows RT where others don't

Nvidia updates laptop GPU line to Kepler-based 700 series

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Nvidia today updated its line of notebook graphic processing units (GPU) -- the 700M series. The new Kepler-based lineup includes the mainstream 720M, and 735M coupled with the performance-oriented 740M, 745M, and 750M. All five of the new chipsets include three technologies to balance performance with battery life -- Nvidia...
Nvidia updates laptop GPU line to Kepler-based 700 series
Nvidia's Project Shield: Hands-on demo with the hot portable gaming system of CES (video)
Intel gets aggressive with new smartphone and tablet chips

Simple Nexus 7 mod enables 720p video recording

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Disappointed that your front-facing Nexus 7 camera only captures images in low, VGA resolution? Cast your sad feelings aside, because it’s relatively simple to enable high-definition, 720p support on the Google tablet. The hardware was always capable, but is limited by software; specifically, it lacks a few lines of code...
Simple Nexus 7 mod enables 720p video recording

Nvidia's GTX Titan LE and Titan Ultra leaked

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It has only been around two months since Nvidia launched the GTX Titan, its super-powerful, extremely efficient, very expensive graphics card. The Titan isn't the most powerful card on the market, but it's up there, and given its power efficiency, brings a lot to the table. However, new leaks reveal...
Nvidia's GTX Titan LE and Titan Ultra leaked

Nvidia at 2013 CES: Join us Sunday, 8 p.m. PT (live blog)

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Join CNET for live coverage of Nvidia's press conference, which starts at 8 p.m. PT Sunday. Our live blog will bring you live video, news updates, photos, and running commentary. [Read more]...
Nvidia at 2013 CES: Join us Sunday, 8 p.m. PT (live blog)

Good News For Google As Hewlett Packard Adopts Android OS For Its Mobile Devices

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But the news is a sore point for HP, which is playing catch-up in the mobile sector, after its disastrous Palm acquisition in 2010. Hewlett Packard has announced that future mobile devices will run on Android software. Although the news is a big thumbs-up for Google, meaning that even...
Good News For Google As Hewlett Packard Adopts Android OS For Its Mobile Devices

Sony's Xperia Tablet S runs Android, but looks awfully like Microsoft's Surface

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Don’t look now, but a deluge of Microsoft Surface imitators and competitors are just the around corner. Once Windows 8 is made available to the general public on October 26, you’re going to see all kinds of tablets running Windows 8/RT land on physical and virtual store shelves, along with...
Sony's Xperia Tablet S runs Android, but looks awfully like Microsoft's Surface

Nvidia CEO demonstrates Tegra 4 stylus input, pressure sensitivity

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The CEO of Nvidia used Computex to demonstrate how Tegra 4 could be used to improve stylus input on a tablet. Jen-Hsun Huang drew on a Tegra 4 reference tablet with a basic capacitive stylus, and appeared to show the tablet being able to detect some level of pressure sensitivity,...
Nvidia CEO demonstrates Tegra 4 stylus input, pressure sensitivity

Acer upgrades its PCs with Haswell, new models include the Aspire V7 Ultrabook

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This is hardly the biggest Acer news of the week (that would be this, this and this), but it's worth a PSA nonetheless. Now that Intel's formally unveiled Haswell, Acer announced it'll be refreshing much of its PC lineup with those fourth-generation chips -- 23 notebooks and six desktops,...
Acer upgrades its PCs with Haswell, new models include the Aspire V7 Ultrabook

ET deals: Stackable discounts on Alienware m14x gaming laptop

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The model on sale today foregoes the pricier Core i7 processor -- which does little for gaming performance -- and instead keeps costs down with a (still Ivy Bridge) Core i5-3210M dual-core chip. Keeping your fragging credibility intact is an Nvidia GeForce GT 650M GPU with 1GB of GDDR5 VRAM....
ET deals: Stackable discounts on Alienware m14x gaming laptop
Smaller and more focused: the Nvidia GPU Technology Conference in images

8 Reasons Microsoft's Surface Is Better Than The iPad (AAPL, MSFT)

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The Surface is here, ready to shake up the tablet space. Is it worth giving up your iPad for Microsoft's new tablet--or opting for one instead of the market leader, if you're a first-time buyer? This is just the beginning for the Surface line: Right now, you can buy a...
8 Reasons Microsoft's Surface Is Better Than The iPad (AAPL, MSFT)

Tegra 4 CPU and GPU detailed: Nvidia is back in the smartphone saddle

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Nvidia has released whitepapers discussing the modern features of Tegra 4 -- we deep dive and bring the details back to you....
Tegra 4 CPU and GPU detailed: Nvidia is back in the smartphone saddle

Nvidia jumps into gaming devices with Tegra 4-powered "Project Shield" handheld

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Nvidia has taken the wraps off “Project Shield”, a handheld gaming device powered by its new Tegra 4 processor capable of powering 4K video. The device will be the first Tegra 4 device with 38 watt hours of gameplay batteries for up to 24 hours of high definition video. Nvidia...
Nvidia jumps into gaming devices with Tegra 4-powered "Project Shield" handheld

Researcher breaks Pi calculation record using Nvidia GPUs

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A researcher has broken the record for calculating the mathematical constant Pi, by using a number of computers running with Nvidia graphics cards. Ed Karrels of Santa Clara University used the GPUs in the graphics cards instead of normal computer processors in order to calculate pi to eight-quadrillion places.......
Researcher breaks Pi calculation record using Nvidia GPUs

Samsung Dishes Up Two New Galaxy Tablets, Including One With Intel Inside

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Continuing its rapid-fire pace of product introductions, Samsung on Monday announced new versions of its 8-inch and 10-inch Galaxy Tab Android tablets. The move brings those two sizes into the Galaxy Tab 3 series, joining the previously announced 7-inch Galaxy Tab 3. Samsung plans to announce more Android-based Galaxy products...
Samsung Dishes Up Two New Galaxy Tablets, Including One With Intel Inside
We try Nvidia's GeForce Experience, a tool to automatically optimize PC game settings

Hedge fund manager sentenced in Dell insider trading case

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A former portfolio manager at the now defunct Diamondback Capital Management has been sentenced to 54 months in prison for crimes related to a multimillion dollar insider trading scheme involving computer maker Dell and hardware maker Nvidia.Todd Newman was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court for the Southern District...
Hedge fund manager sentenced in Dell insider trading case
Nvidia extends its chip roadmap through 2015, with 100X faster processing
Nvidia's new Santa Clara campus could rival Apple's 'spaceship' in scope

Live from the Engadget CES Stage: an interview with NVIDIA's Matt Wuebbling

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We're spending the week celebrating the latest and greatest gadgets, but sometimes you've got to sit down and talk about precisely what makes them run. Thankfully, we'll be joined by Matt Wuebbling, NVIDIA's director of product market, to talk about the role his company is playing in helping shape...
Live from the Engadget CES Stage: an interview with NVIDIA's Matt Wuebbling

Nvidia Open to Acquisitions

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Graphics chip maker Nvidia Corp., which is developing its own portable gaming device, is looking at acquisition targets, Chief Executive Jen-Hsun Huang said....
Nvidia Open to Acquisitions

Nvidia Reveals Price and Other Plans for 'Shield' Device

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Nvidia provided one of the few real surprises at this January's Consumer Electronics Show, a plan to expand beyond selling chips and deliver a portable gadget for playing videogames. Now it is providing some long-awaited details, including a price and delivery date for the effort known as Project Shield....
Nvidia Reveals Price and Other Plans for 'Shield' Device

HTC One X+ using quad-core Tegra 3 processor revealed

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HTC has officially announced its follow-up to its well-received One X. Using the same physical design as its predecessor, the One X+ contains a number of improvements to its internals. The biggest change is the inclusion of a 1.7GHz quad-core NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor, matching details rumored earlier this month.......
HTC One X+ using quad-core Tegra 3 processor revealed
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