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Microsoft previews changes arriving with Shader Model 6.0
— 12:18 PM on March 23, 2016

At GDC 2016, Microsoft spilled the beans (Google translation) on the still-in-development Shader Model 6.0. For those not in the know, shaders are...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Windows

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Nvidia refreshes the Quadro M6000 with 24GB of RAM
— 9:58 AM on March 22, 2016

Some fun new toys are on the horizon for gamers, but Nvidia isn't neglecting workstation builders in the meantime. The fine folks over at

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Updated: Apple in talks to acquire Imagination Technologies
— 7:44 AM on March 22, 2016

Update 3/22/2016 1:10 PM: Apple told British regulators that it had entered preliminary takeover talks with Imagination Technologies before deciding against an offer, Bloomberg...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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Radeon 16.3.1 drivers get a tune-up for Need for Speed
— 10:31 PM on March 18, 2016

AMD has released Radeon Software version 16.3.1. These drivers largely appear to be a maintenance release, though AMD has added support for a couple...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Rumor: Intel may be in talks to license graphics tech from AMD
— 11:25 AM on March 18, 2016

As Nvidia and Intel's patent-licensing agreement begins to wind down, it appears Intel may be looking to create a new graphics IP licensing agreement...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Razer Core gets an official price tag and release date
— 9:59 PM on March 16, 2016

Razer officially gave its Core external graphics enclosure a $500 price tag this evening. The dock will cost $100 less when it's purchased with...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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Oculus and Valve detail VR launch titles
— 4:32 PM on March 16, 2016

The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive headsets are both nice pieces of hardware, but they're not very useful without software to go with them. Up...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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MSI releases a pair of power-sipping GeForce GTX 950s
— 11:24 AM on March 16, 2016

MSI appears to be hopping on the power-sipping GeForce GTX 950 train. The company revealed two takes on a 75-watt board power GTX 950 today:...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Pay what you want for Cryengine V
— 9:35 AM on March 16, 2016

Crytek must have seen TR's subscription system and thought it was a fine idea. The software maker has just released Cryengine V, and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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VRScore provides hardware-independent test for VR readiness
— 5:24 PM on March 15, 2016

Basemark and Crytek have announced VRScore, a tool to evaluate PC readiness for a variety of virtual reality head mounted displays (or HMDs). The...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Unity engine adds support for Nvidia VRWorks SDK
— 4:33 PM on March 15, 2016

Nvidia is adding another notch to its VR belt. Unity Technologies is adding support for the Nvidia VRWorks SDK (née GameWorks VR) to...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Rumor: Razer Core graphics dock will cost $500 and ship in April
— 1:49 PM on March 15, 2016

Razer's Core external graphics add-on is one of the hottest new pieces of hardware to surface this year. The company hasn't revealed how much...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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Lucasfilm VR demo lets you swing a lightsaber on Tatooine
— 9:28 AM on March 15, 2016

LucasFilm's ILMxLAB has prepared a virtual-reality demonstration called Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine for the HTC Vive platform. The experiment was made using Epic's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Miscellaneous Gaming

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Nvidia GameWorks SDK 3.1 is all about light and shadow
— 8:46 AM on March 15, 2016

GDC—Nvidia announced several new features for its Gameworks SDK yesterday. GameWorks SDK 3.1 includes three rendering techniques related to shadows and lighting, plus two...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Radeon Pro Duo spearheads AMD's push for VR dominance
— 6:00 PM on March 14, 2016

GDC—At its Capsaicin event this evening, AMD took the wraps off a wide range of software and hardware projects that put the spotlight on virtual...

Type: Blog post Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Sulon Q VR headset cuts the cord
— 11:36 AM on March 14, 2016

Oculus' Rift and HTC's Vive VR headsets are hot stuff, but both require the wearer to be tethered to a PC. Sulon Technologies' Q...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Nvidia 364.51 drivers address installation and stability issues
— 10:24 AM on March 10, 2016

Today seems to be driver update day for the big two graphics card makers. According to many users on Nvidia's forums, Monday's 364.47...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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AMD XConnect makes living with an external Radeon easier
— 9:01 AM on March 10, 2016

AMD took the wraps off a new driver feature this morning that it's calling XConnect. As part of its Radeon Software 16.3 drivers,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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