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Nvidia shows off 'A New Dawn' DX11 tech demo

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 06, 2012 4:45am PDT

Square Enix's real-time tech demo 'Agni's Philosophy' wowed us yesterday, and Nvidia was also showing off some tech of its own. Come watch the 'A New Dawn' demo, dedicated to rendering one single realistic character.


"tbh faeries are supposed to have lil A-cups, not very realistic imho"

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GeForce GTX 690 announced for $999

By Steve Watts, Apr 30, 2012 12:00pm PDT

NVIDIA has announced its latest flagship graphics card, the GeForce GTX 690, for a whopping $999.


"People buy two GTX 680 for SLI setups and that costs about the same... and consumes more power ..."

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GeForce GTX 680 announced, powerful enough for Samaritan

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 22, 2012 7:15am PDT

The GeForce GTX 680 represents the beginning of Nvidia's next generation GPU architecture. "With Kepler we wanted not only to build the world's fastest GPU, but also the world's most power efficient," Nvidia said in the announcement.


"The relay delay between loading the resources and the increase in performance does lead to some ..."

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Nvidia profits rise amid increasing PC demand

By Steve Watts, Nov 11, 2011 10:15am PST

Nvidia enjoyed healthy profits in the third quarter, attributing the gains to increased demand for high-end PCs thanks to upcoming titles, and the current status of PCs as "dramatically better" than consoles.


"it could just be that this generation of consoles has been around for so long, that console ..."

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Battlefield 3-tuned graphics drivers launched

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 24, 2011 7:30am PDT

The PC edition of Battlefield 3 certainly seems the version to play, so, to prepare for its launch on Tuesday, you may well want to install the beta graphics card drivers Nvidia and AMD have tuned for DICE's war game.


"Grabbed the nvidia beta drivers for the BF3 beta, they ran smoothly (other than the game ..."

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Batman: Arkham City PC edition dated, PhysX effects unveiled

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 19, 2011 6:00am PDT

With the console editions of Batman: Arkham City out the Bat-door, a release date and shiny PhysX effects have been announced for the delayed PC version. It'll hit on November 15, crammed full of lovely particles.


"LOL so an 8800 gt runs the game just as well as a 560 ? Except you get flying paper and debris? ..."

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LA Noire 'Complete Edition' coming to PC in November

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 28, 2011 8:30am PDT

Unlike PS3 and Xbox 360 players, PC owners are getting the "Complete Edition" of LA Noire. On November 8th, Team Bondi's detective thriller will be available on PC, Steam and OnLive.


"not as a whole. i'm sure the individual members wouldn't mind getting personal checks though "

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Mafia 2 Gets PhysX, 3D Vision Support

By Chris Faylor, May 18, 2010 1:00pm PDT

All three versions of Mafia II--PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360--will use NVIDIA's PhysX physics technology, publisher 2K Games announced today,...


"Trying to tell someone this when they don't even realism the difference in architectures is ..."

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Preview: Dark Void's PC-Exclusive 3D and PhysX Effects in Action

By Garnett Lee, Jan 08, 2010 6:50am PST

In their suite at CES, publisher Capcom showed off the finished PC version


"i will definely buy this game and so should YOU.The devs could easily have released a run of the ..."

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Nvidia-branded Version of Stardock's Impulse Will Auto-Install Graphics Drivers

By Nick Breckon, Sep 01, 2009 4:00pm PDT

Stardock today announced that a new "Nvidia Edition" version of its PC digital download platform Impulse is set to be released later this summer....


""You think it makes no difference in sales when anyone can get anything for free? Sure some ..."

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Intel Files Suit Against Nvidia over Chipset License, Nvidia Accuses Intel of Stifling Innovation

By Chris Faylor, Feb 18, 2009 8:58am PST

Computer hardware maker Intel has filed a lawsuit against graphics technology manufacturer Nvidia, claiming that Nvidia does not have the license...


"This has more to do with all the rumblings and rumors of Nvidia trying to get their own x86 chip ..."

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Nvidia Debuts GeForce 3D Vision Glasses

By Nick Breckon, Jan 08, 2009 7:00pm PST

Nvidia today released a new line of wireless shutter 3D glasses--another revival of a technology long perceived as a gimmick. The real shocker?...


"They explicitly said that the system you are talking about (the last gen) was 60hz. While each ..."

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Nvidia / ATI Price Fixing Case Gets $1.7M Settlement

By Chris Faylor, Sep 29, 2008 7:59am PDT

In light of the class action lawsuit that accused hardware makers Nvidia and ATI of fixing prices to keep video card prices artificially high,...


"Yeah.... minus legal fees, which in some case puts the people who sign up for the lawsuit in the ..."

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Nvidia Adds Free PhysX Support to Graphics Cards via Drivers, Can't Wait for Customers to 'Get Wet'

By Chris Faylor, Aug 12, 2008 9:34am PDT

While ATI launches new hardware, rival Nvidia today released a new set of drivers that adds support for AGEIA's PhysX physics acceleration...


"Warmonger is a terrible, terrible game. The AI is embarassingly bad, the game only has 4 ..."

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Nvidia Adding PhysX Processing to Existing GPUs Next Week, Developers Line Up with Support

By Nick Breckon, Aug 06, 2008 1:53pm PDT

Hardware manufacturer Nvidia is set to add PhysX support to several lines of its graphics cards on August 12, according to Tech Report....


"Swirling clouds of snow are cute but I hope to see the "real" PhysX capabilities in the near ..."

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