Nvidia's New Laptop Cards Are Battery-Saving Scorchers

Integrated graphics are getting better and better, but if you really want to game on your laptop, ain't nothing gonna beat discrete. Nvidia's new line of GTX mobile cards are about as good as it gets, and they're not just bringing performance upgrades, but better battery life as well. » 3/12/14 12:00pm 3/12/14 12:00pm

Nvidia's First Maxwell Card Is a Power-Sipping Screamer

Nvidia'sTegra K1 is damned pretty for mobile tech, but the desktop team hasn't just been sitting around waiting for Tegra to catch up. Say hello to Maxwell—the new architecture on the desktop side—and the GTX 750Ti. It's a tiny little sucker that's worth its weight in watts. » 2/18/14 9:00am 2/18/14 9:00am

Audi Shows Off the Brains of Its Future Self-Driving Cars

Tonight during its CES keynote detailed what it means about the future of mobility including self-driving cars and connected technologies. Importantly, it detailed the brain that will ultimately allow a car to drive itself—by rolling out its "piloted A7". The car is gorgeous, as for the brain, it looks like a massive… » 1/07/14 12:02am 1/07/14 12:02am

Holy Crap, Nvidia's New Tegra K1 Has 192 Cores?!

Nvidia's kicking off this year's CES madness with the Tegra K1, the first Nvidia chip with freaking 192 CUDA cores. Does that sound like a desktop thing, not mobile? It sort of is. According to Nvidia this bridges the gap between Kepler-based desktop cards and the mobile-based Tegra chips. Not just Tegra 5 but like… » 1/05/14 11:31pm 1/05/14 11:31pm

Nvidia GeForce GTX 780Ti: Gaming in Glorious 4K

Earlier this year, Nvidia dropped a bomb on the world of graphics processing with the Titan, a real luducrious powerhouse what cost a whopping $1,000. Now, the monsterous Titan is getting (another) "affordable" twin in the form of the Gefore GTX 780Ti, which Nvidia's calling the best gaming GPU on the planet. » 11/07/13 9:00am 11/07/13 9:00am

The Nvidia Shield Still Works After Getting Shot with a Gun

Usual disclaimer about not trying this at home and all that but if you were wondering if you could use the Nvidia Shield as a bulletproof vest and then still play with it later, the answer is yes! Well, as long as it gets shot through the screen. And as long as you're not actually using it as a literal shield. Our… » 9/10/13 10:00pm 9/10/13 10:00pm

Just Look at How Insane Your Phone's Graphics Will Be Next Year

Project Logan is NVIDIA's next-gen mobile processor. Inside of it is the Kepler GPU, which NVIDIA claims the fastest, most advanced scalable GPU in the world. Last year, Kepler hit desktops and laptops, and next year your phone and tablet are about to get supercharged. » 7/24/13 9:01am 7/24/13 9:01am

How the Tech Industry Is Quietly Changing the Face of American Cities

When Steve Jobs presented the initial design for his donut-like headquarters to the Cupertino City Council, in 2011, he described the building as a reaction against suburban office parks. “We’ve come up with a design that puts 12,000 people in one building; which sounds a bit odd,” he said. “But we’ve seen these office … » 6/18/13 1:05pm 6/18/13 1:05pm

Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M: The New Best Graphics Card For Your Laptop

Intel's new integrated graphics are better than ever, and AMD's are nothing to shake a stick at either, but if you really want to game on a laptop, nothing's gonna beat discrete. And Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 700M series just rolled into town with the best graphics you can put in your laptop. » 5/30/13 5:00pm 5/30/13 5:00pm

Nvidia GeForce GTX 780: Titanic Power at a Less Ludicrous Price

Hot on the heels of the all-powerful Titan's release just a few months ago, Nvidia is now plowing forward into its 700 series with the sweet new GTX 780. It's a Titan-esque bad-boy that's a little bit cheaper. » 5/23/13 9:00am 5/23/13 9:00am