Nvidia supports Windows RT but calls for more apps

Visual computing technology firm Nvidia Corp. says its staying the course on building ARM-based processors for Windows RT tablets, but says Microsoft needs to back up its mobile operating systems with more applications.Despite

Published on: May 9th, 2013

AMD and Nvidia release high-performance GPUs

AMD and Nvidia have made fresh inroads into the supercomputing market, each releasing new graphical processing unit (GPU) chips designed for intensive mathematical and scientific computation.   [Image is of a previous generation Nvidia

Published on: November 12th, 2012 brian bloom

CES: Quad-core smartphones coming very soon: Nvidia

LAS VEGAS (01/12/2012) - Smartphones using quad-core processors may not have made a splash at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, but the devices will be coming in a few months,

Published on: January 12th, 2012 Agam Shah

Nvidia shows tablet running quad-core Tegra chip

Nvidia has shown a prototype tablet computer running a four-core version of its Tegra processor and said products based on the new chip will go on sale starting in September.Speaking to reporters ahead

Published on: May 30th, 2011 James Niccolai

Intel, Nvidia sign US$1.5 billion licensing deal

Intel Corp. and Nvidia Corp. have signed a patent cross-licensing agreement and ended a long-standing legal dispute between the two companies, Intel said Monday.Under the agreement, Intel will pay Nvidia US$1.5 billion, Intel

Published on: January 12th, 2011 Grant Gross

Product review: Lenovo offers energy efficiency for a price

We tested Lenovo's ThinkPad T61 as part of "Green PCs: A First Step," a story on energy-efficient computing. This powerful laptop is Energy Star 4.0 certified and well-designed for business use, but at

Published on: October 1st, 2007 Narasu Rebbapragada

Processor prizefight – pushing chips to their limits

Overclockers waged a battle of ice against fire last week in Taipei, pushing the performance limits of Intel's CPUs to 5GHz. The hobbyists, who are becoming an increasingly common sight at IT trade

Published on: June 17th, 2007 Martyn Williams

Intel prevails over AMD in ‘power’ processor tests

Exclusive PC World tests show that PCs equipped with Intel's new Core 2 Duo processors, formerly code-named Conroe, set a new record for desktop performance. The processors have helped Intel decisively reclaim the

Published on: August 22nd, 2006 Eric Dahl

AMD to launch new laptop, desktop chips by midyear

Advanced Micro Devices Inc. plans to launch its first desktop and laptop processors by the middle of the year that support DDR2 (double data rate 2) memory chips, AMD executives said on the

Published on: March 9th, 2006 Dan Nystedt