Lisa Su becomes New Head of AMD Lisa Su has been appointed as the new head of AMD and she has taken her rightful position as the CEO of the organization.
Oct 9 2014, 6:06am CDT
Alienware's Alpha Is The Real Deal A funny thing happened on the road between CES 2014 and E3 2014: Alienware went from showcasing a console-esque Steam Machine with unknown internals, to showing a legitimate living room PC with the unadulterated DNA of...
Jun 11 2014, 1:11am CDT
Microsoft:Preparing New Version of DirectX Last year AMD debuted a new application programming interface (API) called Mantle alongside their new Hawaii GPU architecture. Primarily designed to run on discrete Radeon graphics cards and their new Kaveri APUs,...
Feb 26 2014, 5:26pm CST
Mobile World Congress: The State of Nvidia's LTE Modems Nvidia made some very interesting announcements at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. While they won’t win the “most mobile SKUs” award, what is apparent is that they are making major headway with...
Feb 24 2014, 3:36am CST
Nvidia Set To Steal The Cryptocurrency Mining Crown From AMD Buried on the 17th page of Tom’s Hardware’s GeForce GTX 750 Ti graphics card review is a simple benchmark that could dramatically disrupt the landscape of cryptocurrency mining. In fact, it’s the kind of data that...
Feb 21 2014, 12:33am CST
PC GPU Market Bounces Back, With Nvidia Up and AMD Down The PC as we know it is continues to flounder when analyzing year-over-year sales, but PC sales have increased 1.8% from Q3 2013 to Q4 2014. According to a new report from Jon Peddie Research, desktop graphic cards from...
Feb 20 2014, 7:44am CST
SIA: Semiconductors Finally Break $300 Billion Barrier The semiconductor industry finally broke through a barrier that it has been struggling to overcome since the middle 1990s: Annual revenues surpassed $300 billion. That’s the finding released today by the Semiconductor...
Feb 4 2014, 2:10am CST
Build A 4K Gaming PC For Less Than $2500 If you approached me toward the end of 2013 and suggested I could build an entry-level 4K gaming PC for about $2500, I would have erupted into laughter. But in this post-CES 2014 world, what once seemed impossibly...
Jan 27 2014, 6:32am CST
Nvidia promotes new chip with crop circle Nvidia promotes new gaming chip for tablets with crop circle, mystifying locals in California
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 310-foot "crop circle" in a California barley field that mystified locals this week was...
Jan 6 2014, 12:46am CST
Quantenna wins prestigious 2013 Global Semiconductor Alliance Award The famous Quantenna Communications Inc., which is a leader in the ultra-reliable Wi-Fi networking for the whole-home entertainment, has recently announced that it has received the prestigious Start-up to Watch award at the upcoming 2013 Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) Awards Dinner Celebration on the December 12th.
Dec 29 2013, 11:48pm CST
Microsoft Loses Mollenkopf to Qualcomm Qualcomm promoted its COO, Steve Mollenkopf to the rank of CEO, thereby precluding his likely candidacy as CEO of Microsoft. Microsoft therefore loses another favorite individual for the top spot, leaving the shortlisted candidates to a restricted few.
Dec 14 2013, 11:11am CST
Intel Reportedly Acquires Omek for $40 Million Intel Inc. has reportedly acquired Omek Interactive Ltd. Omek is a gesture recognition and tracking technology firm based in Israel. Its a $40 million acquisition deal.
Jul 16 2013, 11:22am CDT
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