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NVIDIA-HQNVIDIA is a computing company based in Santa Clara, California. The company was founded in 1993 by Jen-Husn-Huang, Chris Malachowsky and Curtis Priem. NVIDIA is known for its graphics chips which started with the RIVA, and later extended to the GeForce that has evolved to what most people know today. Desktop GPUs are split between GeForce (consumers) and Quadro+Tesla (Workstations) while mobile GPUs are integrated into the Tegra line of product.


AMD & NVIDIA Release Drivers For No Man’s Sky

08/17/2016, No Man’s Sky was released on the PS4 without too much issue. It was its PC release that seemed to be plagued with all kinds of technical issues, ranging from the game crashing, to stuttering, framerate drops, and whatnot. Last we heard, the developers...

GeForce GTX 1080, 1070, 1060: Three New Pascal Mobile GPUs

08/16/2016, After a highly successful launch of its Pascal architecture on desktop PCs, NVIDIA has announced a salvo of three new GPUs for laptops. The company said that this is the biggest performance leap it has experienced on laptops, and the reason is crystal...

NVIDIA SHIELD Tablet K1 Successor Reportedly Cancelled

08/11/2016, Last year NVIDIA relaunched their SHIELD Tablet as the SHIELD Tablet K1. Earlier this year, another NVIDIA tablet-like device was spotted at the FCC, hinting that maybe NVIDIA had a new tablet in the works. Unfortunately it seems that the device might...

NVIDIA’s GTX 970 Class-Action Lawsuit Finally Comes To An End

07/29/2016, When you buy a smartphone or tablet that says it will come with X amount of storage, but when you check and it’s actually less due to preinstalled apps plus the operating system, do you think that the company is deceiving its customers? Or do you accept...

NVIDIA Releases VR Funhouse and Ansel Virtual Camera

07/14/2016, Last week, the word was out the VR Funhouse, a game created by NVIDIA would make its way to Steam, for free. It is officially out now. VR Funhouse is a compilation of relatively simple, but fun, games. The app was demonstrated to a (relatively) small...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Ups The Ante For $249 GPUs

07/07/2016, NVIDIA has launched yet another graphics chip and cards based on the NVIDIA Pascal architecture: the GeForce GTX 1060. It is designed to roughly provide the same performance as the GeForce GTX 980, although we’ll wait for independent benchmarks tests to...

Latest NVIDIA Shield TV Update Brings Plex, 4K, And HDR Support

06/29/2016, NVIDIA today released the version 3.2 update for its Shield Android TV set-top box and it’s an update that many users had been waiting for. It brings a handful of new features for the device, including but not limited to the ability to function as a...

NVIDIA Shield Box Will Soon Double As Plex Media Server

06/09/2016, Plex has announced today that it will soon be possible to use an NVIDIA Shield Android TV box as a full Plex media server, it’s going to be a great addition to devices that can be used as Plex media servers, these include network attached storage...

NVIDIA Definitely “Not Interested” In Building Smartphones SoCs

06/04/2016, At Computex 2016, NVIDIA’s CEO Jen-Hsun Huang (“Jensen”) has shown the company’s latest products to a small media audience. The products had already been launched in the weeks leading to Computex and we now know that the GeForce GTX 1080 has seen...

ASUS Unveils The ROG Strix Geforce GTX 1080 GPU

05/27/2016, It was just earlier this month that the folks at NVIDIA took the wraps off their latest GPU, the GTX 1080 which not only offers up amazing performance, but at a price that makes it more accessible to gamers. Now as is the case with most GPUs, the decision...

LTE NVIDIA SHIELD Finally Gets Android 6.0.1 Update

05/24/2016, NVIDIA sent out the very first Android Marshmallow update for the SHIELD Tablet last year. After releasing said update for the SHIELD K1 it said that the original SHIELD tablet is going to get the update early next year. As promised, it did release the...