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Nvidia VP: No Justification for PC Piracy

By Aaron Linde, May 08, 2008 4:00pm PDT

Nvidia content relations VP Roy Taylor said that PC gaming has moved beyond reasonable justification for pirating PC games. The executive...


"Uh, no. We don't pay more for games in Australia because we have better standards of living than ..."

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Nvidia Plans to Simplify Confusing Product Line

By Nick Breckon, May 07, 2008 1:00pm PDT

In the face of a changing PC landscape, graphics card manufacturer Nvidia is now hoping to market their products in a way that makes more sense to...


"I know this isn't financially viable, but I think they should drop the low end cards completely. ..."

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MS: Nvidia Drivers Caused 29% of Vista Crashes

By Aaron Linde, Mar 28, 2008 12:35pm PDT

Recently released documents from Microsoft reveal that drivers for Nvidia PC graphics cards were the cause of roughly 29% of logged crashes in...


"no problems in any games in vista... of course i have 4gb of ram, which u should have at least ..."

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Nvidia Promotes the Middle Class, Launches GeForce 9 Series With Cheaper Card

By Nick Breckon, Feb 21, 2008 5:10pm PST

Graphics processor manufacturer Nvidia today launched a line of products with a midrange card for the first time in its history as a company....


"I too would like to know. Very interested to see if there is a huge performance increase"

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Nvidia to Acquire AGEIA, Plans PhysX Integration

By Nick Breckon, Feb 04, 2008 3:06pm PST

Hardware manufacturer Nvidia today announced its plans to acquire physics technology developer AGEIA, with the company stating it will integrate...


"Real-time ray tracing would probably only require even more specialized purpose-optimized ..."

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Valve Brings Extended Portal Demo to NVIDIA Gamers

By Aaron Linde, Jan 09, 2008 12:02pm PST

An extended PC demo of Valve Software's 2007 hit (and Shacknews Game of the Year by both readers and editors) Portal (PC, PS3, X360) will be made...


"I responded to this message when I got it. This is the response from customer support: I ..."

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Nvidia Named Forbes' Company of the Year

By Chris Remo, Dec 26, 2007 1:18pm PST

Financial publication Forbes has named PC graphics card manufacturer Nvidia its 2007 Company of the Year, as reported in the January 7, 2008 issue...


"I managed to talk my dad into picking up some nvidia shares as soon as they went public. It ..."

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New Video Card Drivers

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 01, 2007 12:54pm PDT

New drivers are now available for AMD/ATI- and NVidia-powered video cards. For ForceWare 94.24 drivers for Windows XP go here. Radeon owners can...


"STALKER players! The new 158.27 whql Nvidia drivers (guru3d.com) give a very nice 10% speedup ..."

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New NVidia 7 & 8 Series Drivers

By Steve Gibson, May 18, 2007 11:54am PDT

NVidia has finally released new XP drivers for 7 series cards. The 94.24 drivers are available here. In addition, the 158.22 8 series drivers are...


"These drivers don't come up when you select the 7 series and XP at the download page, so is this ..."

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New ForceWare Drivers For XP

By Maarten Goldstein, May 03, 2007 5:40am PDT

New ForceWare drivers for GeForce 8x00 powered videocards running under Windows XP and Media Center are now available. The 158.22 release offers...


"lots of flickering/flashing with dark messiah, weird sparkling in counter strike in some areas, ..."

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New ForceWare Drivers

By Maarten Goldstein, Apr 27, 2007 3:44am PDT

Over at the NVidia site you can find new ForceWare drivers for 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows Vista, adding support for newly released...


"about 6 months without new drivers when the latest drivers(6 months old) are full of bugs says ..."

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NVidia ForceWare v100.65

By Steve Gibson, Feb 21, 2007 7:03am PST

Forgot to mention yesterday yet another NVidia Vista driver release. These ones are somehow WHQL certified if you can believe that. They are listed...


"Not at all. Took a huge beating in frames with this revision on a 7900GTX BFG (almost 50% hit, ..."

- jesteR- see all 9 comments

NVidia GeForce 8800 GTS 320MB Tested

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 12, 2007 6:48am PST

Companies are rolling out the third GeForce 8 GPU based product today, the GeForce 8800 GTS 320MB. Similar to the previous 8800 GTS, memory has...


"Jesus guys, I still think I am cool with a 128MB card. oh yeah"

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NVidia Vista Support Plans

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 09, 2007 5:38am PST

NVidia has opened a Vista Quality Assurance page on their website, noting that "NVIDIA is committed to supporting Microsoft Windows Vista on...


"I'm sure they know all about it, and they want to fix it as soon as possible. I hope they can ..."

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NVidia & ATI Price Fixing

By Steve Gibson, Dec 11, 2006 9:06am PST

So people have been fussy about the price of videocards at the high end being pretty darn insane these days. Apparently the prices have offended...


"Are you f*cking socialists, communists or what? You Americans should be proud of you ..."

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