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New 3DMark released for Windows
— 8:52 AM on February 5, 2013

After a lengthy delay, the next version of 3DMark is finally out for Windows. Folks eager to make their PCs sweat can download...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

Wine shown running Windows app on Android
— 6:00 AM on February 4, 2013

Ever fancied running Windows software on an Android device? If Wine creator Alexandre Julliard has his way, that might soon be possible. During a talk...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Linux-Unix Personal tech

New AMD bundle includes Crysis 3, BioShock Infinite, Tomb Raider
— 8:07 PM on February 2, 2013

AMD is pretty happy with the results of last year's Never Settle promotion. So happy, in fact, that it's decided to renew the promotion...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

New Catalyst beta further boosts Crysis 3 performance
— 10:47 AM on February 1, 2013

Calling all Radeon users! Well, at least those who signed up for the Crysis 3 multiplayer beta. There's a new beta of AMD's Catalyst...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

Particle effects swirl in Hawken PhysX demo
— 11:03 AM on January 30, 2013

Nvidia has been pushing its proprietary PhysX technology for what seems like forever. The list of supported games remains relatively thin, with only...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

Catalyst 13.2 beta with frame latency improvements now available
— 3:18 PM on January 29, 2013

The Catalyst 13.2 beta graphics drivers that we previewed a couple of weeks ago are now available via AMD's website. As we've...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

Leaked Richland specs reveal higher clock speeds
— 11:22 AM on January 28, 2013

Richland, AMD's upcoming successor to Trinity, is already shipping to PC makers. The updated silicon has been tuned to offer lower power consumption...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

Nvidia outs performance-boosting drivers for Crysis 3
— 8:54 AM on January 28, 2013

The Crysis 3 multiplayer beta is scheduled to kick off tomorrow, ahead of the full game's February 19 launch—and wouldn't you know it, Nvidia...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

GeForce Experience now in open beta
— 12:15 PM on January 24, 2013

Last month, we told you about Nvidia's GeForce Experience, a new software package designed to configure in-game graphics settings automatically based on your system's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

Rumor: PlayStation 4 dev kit has Bulldozer CPU, Radeon GPU
— 4:07 PM on January 23, 2013

Sony and Microsoft are both expected to unleash new consoles this year, and you know what that means: rumors all around. Today, the guys at...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

AMD promises return to profitability in latter half of 2013
— 11:25 PM on January 22, 2013

After posting its none-too-encouraging financial results yesterday, AMD held a conference...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

AMD posts $1.18-billion loss for 2012
— 4:58 PM on January 22, 2013

AMD's fourth-quarter results are now out, and they don't look so good. The chipmaker has posted a $473-million net loss for the quarter and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

As the second turns: further developments
— 4:33 PM on January 22, 2013

I told myself I'd try to keep pace with any developments across the web related to our frame-latency-based game benchmarking methods, but I've once...

Type: Blog post Tags: Graphics Gaming

Rumor: GK110 coming in $899 GeForce Titan
— 12:48 PM on January 22, 2013

Nvidia's GK110 GPU, otherwise known as Big Kepler, may soon be coming to a consumer-oriented graphics card. The chip has thus far been...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

Catalyst 13.1 graphics drivers are out
— 9:44 AM on January 18, 2013

Late yesterday, AMD rolled out a fresh batch of Catalyst drivers for its Radeon graphics cards. The Catalyst 13.1 release is certified by Microsoft's Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

A driver update to reduce Radeon frame times
— 9:13 PM on January 16, 2013

We spotted an issue with high frame latencies in several of the latest games on the Radeon HD 7950 not long ago, and now AMD...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Gaming

AMD: Former execs handed trade secrets to Nvidia
— 6:00 AM on January 16, 2013

Corporate intrigue doesn't get much more exciting than this, folks. According to ZDNet,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

Process tweaks and power management define AMD's Richland APU
— 1:27 PM on January 10, 2013

Starting early this year, AMD will begin replacing its Trinity APUs with new models based on Richland. This new APU uses the same basic silicon...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing