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NVIDIA HQ 640x426NVIDIA 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.

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NVIDIA rumored to debut Tegra-4 at CES 2013

10/30/2012, It was rumored yesterday that Samsung’s Galaxy S4 could feature an Exynos 5450 processor clocked at a whopping 2.0GHz. Given that NVIDIA has a stake in the mobile market as well with their Tegra processors, unsurprisingly it looks like the company might...

Unreal Engine 3 runs on Windows 8 RT + Tegra 3

08/29/2012, NVIDIA has announced that it has worked with Epic Games to port the Unreal Engine 3 to Windows 8 and Windows 8 RT (the version running on ARM architecture). This means that game developers using it will be able to target Windows 8 RT without too much...

NVIDIA Miracast support clones mobile devices displays to HTDVs

07/26/2012, NVIDIA has just announced support for Miracast, a WiFi-Direct based protocol that allows phones, tablets and other computing devices to clone a live mobile device display to a compatible TV. This lets mobile applications being displayed effortlessly onto...

Kontron KTT30 Tegra 3 PC Mini-ITX Motherboard

07/16/2012, Earlier this month, Kontron has unveiled a Mini-ITX PC motherboard (KTT30/mITX) that is equipped with NVIDIA’s Tegra 3 processor.  If you are not familiar with mini-ITX, it is a 17x17mm motherboard format that has been used in small PC for years....

NVIDIA Gets $12M from the Department of Energy for research

07/13/2012, The U.S department of Energy has given NVIDIA $12M to conduct research on exascale supercomputing. Exascale computing describes a computer system capable of reaching one exaflop. For comparison, current supercomputing is still using petaflops as a...

NVIDIA forums hacked

07/13/2012, If you’ve got an account on the NVIDIA forums, you probably noticed an announcement about the forums being hacked recently. NVIDIA took the forums offline last week to investigate the breach – it turns out that hackers managed to gain access...

NVIDIA behind digital dashboard in Tesla Motors electric sedan

06/21/2012, NVIDIA is not just a name behind powerful graphics cards for the computer, but they also have broadened their interests over the years to include smartphones and now, the world of vehicles. It seems that energy-efficient NVIDIA Tegra module will power...

NVIDIA ‘s Dawn Character “Reborn” [Tech Demo]

06/06/2012, If you have been interested by GPUs for a while, you have probably seen the original Dawn demo which was launched to show what the GeForce 5 Series, code-named NV30, was capable of. Although that chip was arguably not NVIDIA’s finest, the Dawn...

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M Powers Gaming Laptops

06/04/2012, At Computex (Taiwan), NVIDIA has just announced its GeForce GTX 680M, a high-end discrete graphics processor (GPU) for gaming laptops. The GTX 680M is based on NVIDIA’s latest “Kepler” architecture, which is much faster and power-efficient than...

ASUS unveils world’s first Windows RT tablet

06/04/2012, If you loved ASUS’ Transformer series of Android tablets with detachable keyboards, then you might be interested to learn that the company has announced the ASUS Windows RT tablet. Assuming the name and the photograph above did not already give it away,...

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Will Be Powered by Tegra 3

06/01/2012, NVIDIA and Asus have been talking about an extremely affordable 7″  (1280×768) Tablet since CES 2012, but recent rumors and benchmark results reportedly from a Google Nexus tablet built by Asus for Google seemed to confirm the presence of...