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Stuff Elon Musk Said About Tesla Autonomous Cars on Monday, Ranked

On Monday, Tesla CEO Elon Musk spoke at a company investor day focused on autonomy, relaying news that Tesla had switched to a self-driving computer designed by in-house engineers and dropping some big promises about what, exactly, the future of its Autopilot feature and autonomous driving will look like.Read more...
Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla, Self Driving Cars, Autonomous Vehicles, Ridesharing, Nvidia, Robots, Automation, Cars, Driving, Technology


Nvidia's Cheapest Graphics Card Gets Nearly Two Times Faster for Better Gaming on a Budget

It might feel like Nvidia has been focused on it’s priciest graphics cards over the last few months, with announcement after announcement related to its ray tracing whizzbang 20-series GPUs, but today the company acknowledges that not all people looking for a gaming device want the best of the best. Sometimes good…Read more...
Tags: Nvidia, 1660, 1650, Gtx, Turing


Asus Basically Overhauled Its Entire Gaming Laptop Lineup With Faster Everything

Anytime a new wave of components hits the market, computer makers (and gamers) start counting down the days until they can put those parts in actual systems. So to coincide with the launch of new processors from Intel, new graphics cards from Nvidia, and new availability of some AMD chips, Asus revamped almost every…Read more...
Tags: Asus New Rog Family For 2019, Asus, Rog, Laptops, Gaming Laptops, Windows 10, Gaming, Consumer Tech, Hands On


Elon Musk Boasts Tesla Built the ‘Best Chip in the World,’ Drops Nvidia

“At first it seems improbable -- how could it be that Tesla, who has never designed a chip before -- would design the best chip in the world?” the chief executive officer said Monday at an investor day focused on autonomous driving. Tesla switched over to its own chips and self-driving computer from Nvidia’s for the Model S and Model X about a month ago, and for the Model 3 about 10 days ago, Musk told investors at Tesla’s headquarters in Palo Alto, California. Nvidia disputed some of the clai...


Google Is Serving Ads on Very Expensive TVs [Updated]

Boy that big gorgeous Sony TV you spent a paycheck on is nice, too bad Google has implemented a “pilot” program that now serves ads on it. Sony’s televisions, as well as the Nvidia Shield and other products running the latest version of Android TV, has been hit with an irritating update from Google that serves ads on…
Tags: Google, Science, Android TV, Sony, Nvidia, Ads, Nvidia Shield, Televisions, Sony TV, Google Ads


Google Is Serving Ads on Very Expensive TVs

Boy that big gorgeous Sony TV you spent a paycheck on is nice, too bad Google has implemented a “pilot” program that now serves ads on it. Sony’s televisions, as well as the Nvidia Shield and other products running the latest version of Android TV, has been hit with an irritating update from Google that serves ads on…
Tags: Google, Science, Android TV, Sony, Nvidia, Ads, Nvidia Shield, Televisions, Sony TV, Google Ads


Nvidia Analysts Still See Risks After Impressive Investor Day

(Bloomberg) -- Nvidia Corp. was little changed in pre-market trading on as analysts continued to digest the semiconductor company’s Tuesday investor meeting. While management’s commentary, particularly on gaming, was seen as constructive, analysts said Nvidia still has a ways to go before returning to its former records.
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Bloomberg Nvidia Corp


Ray Tracing Is Coming to a Whole Lot of GPUs

If you thought ray tracing was only going to be possible on Nvidia’s pricy line of Turing GPUs, you would be wrong. Today the company has announced ray tracing support for a wide range of GPUs ranging from the Nvidia GTX 1060 all the way up to the super beefy Titan V. The 1060 can notably be found for as little as…Read more...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, GDC, Ray, Ray Tracing, Nvidia Rtx, DXR, GDC 2019


Nvidia Won Over Mellanox; Now It Must Clear Chinese Regulators

Nvidia and Mellanox, which makes data-center interface technology, each get about a quarter of their sales in China, the biggest market for semiconductors. China’s desire to bolster domestic chip production may be influencing its regulatory processes, just as the U.S. uses its own as a tool to maintain its pre-eminence in the industry. Questions about Chinese regulatory approval played out in the market’s reaction to the deal.
Tags: Science, China, Nvidia


Nvidia Will End Support for Its 3D Glasses, an Incredible Technology You Definitely Use

Remember back when 3D TVs, movies, live sporting events, and glasses were a thing? Yeah, well, Nvidia realizes you don’t either, and as a result, it’s pulling support for 3D Vision, its platform for gaming with 3D glasses.Read more...
Tags: Gaming, Science, Nvidia, 3D, 3D glasses, Nvidia Lays A Rose On 3ds Grave


Nvidia to Buy Mellanox for $6.9 Billion in Data Center Push

Santa Clara, California-based Nvidia is paying $125 a share in cash for the American-Israeli company, which makes chips used to speed the flow of information across computer servers. Nvidia’s biggest-ever acquisition is aimed at accelerating momentum for one of Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang’s most successful initiatives. The company’s founder built a multi-billion-dollar business in under three years by persuading owners of data centers that his graphics chips are the right solution for...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Santa Clara California, Jensen Huang, Buy Mellanox


Nvidia Nears Deal for Data Center Tech Firm Mellanox

The sale of Mellanox, which has a market value of about $5.9 billion, could be announced as soon as Monday, the people said, asking not to be identified because the deliberations are private. Nvidia is the leading bidder ahead of rivals including Intel Corp., though no final decision has been made and the outcome could still change, the people said. Representatives for Nvidia, Mellanox and Intel declined to comment.
Tags: Science, Intel, Nvidia, Mellanox, Intel Corp, Nvidia Mellanox


Now Is a Really Good Time to Buy a New GPU

If you’ve been thinking of a graphics upgrade, now is the perfect time to pull the trigger: Fresh new GPUs from Nvidia and AMD promise a lot of bang for not much buck, there’s downward pressure on prices across the board as existing hardware gets older, and we won’t see any new launches for several months (think the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Amd, Graphics Cards, Gpus


Nvidia Jumps on Sales Forecast Projecting Rebound in Demand

The chipmaker also forecast a 20 percent decline in the current quarter, suggesting Nvidia sees a big boost in sales coming later in the year. Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang is trying to convince investors that the stall in the company’s revenue is a short-lived trend and that the broader use of graphics chips in everything from cars to data centers will restore growth that has doubled the size of his company since 2016. “The first quarter marks the bottom for our gaming business and we ...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Huang, Jensen Huang


Nvidia Jumps on Sales Forecast Projecting Return to Growth

The chipmaker also forecast a 20 percent decline in the current quarter, suggesting Nvidia sees a big boost in sales coming later in the year. Chief Executive Officer Jensen Huang is trying to convince investors that the stall in the company’s sales is a short-lived trend and that the broader use of graphics chips in everything from cars to data centers will restore growth that has doubled the size of his company since 2016. “This was a turbulent close to what had been a great year,” Huang sai...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Huang, Jensen Huang


AMD's Radeon VII Is a Great Gaming Card, But That's Just the Beginning

AMD’s fighting competitors on all fronts. It’s battling Intel in the CPU space, with each company advertising more cores and tacking on more features to woo users (and manufacturers) away from the other. Yet its battle against Nvidia in the GPU space is different. While Nvidia comfortably dominates the high-end space,…Read more...
Tags: Reviews, Science, Intel, Nvidia, Amd, Gpu, Gpus, Vega, Consumer Tech, Amd Radeon Vii, Amd Radeon Vii Review


Nvidia Plummets After Warning on Revenue, Especially in China

The biggest maker of chips for computer graphics cards said it sees fiscal fourth quarter revenue of about $2.2 billion, down from a previous forecast of about $2.7 billion. “Deteriorating macroeconomic conditions, particularly in China, impacted consumer demand for NVIDIA gaming GPUs,” the Santa Clara, California-based company said in a statement Monday. China’s slowing economic growth has started taking a toll on U.S. companies from Apple Inc., to Caterpillar Inc. Corporate executives and th...
Tags: Science, China, Nvidia, International Monetary Fund, Apple Inc, Santa Clara California, Caterpillar Inc Corporate


Nvidia and AMD's Nerdiest Fight Is the One That Matters Most

At CES earlier this month, Nvidia and AMD traded words, with Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang saying his GPUs would “crush” AMD’s newly announce Radeon VII. AMD CEO Lisa Su was more measured in her response, but she didn’t pass up the opportunity to make a dig at Nvidia, noting that when her company finally adopts ray tracing,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Amd, FreeSync, Lisa Su, G Sync, Jensen Huang, Adaptive Sync, Variable Refresh Rate, Radeon VII AMD


Why NVIDIA Is Doubling Down on Home Robotics

The tech giant wants to change the world of robotics for the better. Here's what investors need to know.
Tags: Science, Nvidia


The Nvidia RTX 2060 Is Perfectly Adequate

At CES a reporter had a question for Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang. What could he say to alleviate the concerns of fans who felt that the new RTX 20-series GPUs were overpriced and trying to force ray tracing technology on customers who don’t have much use for it? Huang smiled, with a mixture of serenity and satisfaction.…Read more...
Tags: Reviews, Science, Nvidia, Huang, Ray Tracing, Jensen Huang, RTX 2060, Nvidia Rtx 2060 Review, Nvidia 20 Series


NVIDIA Focuses on Robotics to Fuel Growth, Opens Research Lab

NVIDIA (NVDA) in its attempt to exploit the growing opportunities in the robotics market launches a research lab in Seattle to look into all its robotics projects.
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Seattle, NVIDIA NVDA


The Worst Pain in the World, Bendable Phones, and Joshua Tree: Best Gizmodo Stories of the Week

Ten hut, Gizmodo readers! Do you have a New Year’s Resolution you should be working on? Do not answer that rhetorical question, because yours are the feeble dreams of weaklings and mine is to whip this sorry, good-for-nothing blog audience squad into shape!Read more...
Tags: Food, Gadgets, Comics, Astronomy, TV, Science, Technology, Privacy, Syfy, Ces, Glass, Surveillance, Physics, Birds, International Space Station, Ocean


Here’s what’s cooking inside Nvidia’s new AI robotics research lab in Seattle

When Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang interacted with a sensitive robotic hand at today's open house for his company's robotics research lab in Seattle, it was love at first touch. "It almost feels like a pet!" Huang said as he tickled the hand's fingers, causing them to retreat gently. "It's surprisingly therapeutic," he told the crowd around him. "Can I have one?" The robotic hand, which is programmed to avoid poking humans when they come too close, was just one of the machines on displ...
Tags: Science, California, Nvidia, Silicon Valley, Seattle, Huang, Jensen Huang, University District Nvidia


Here’s what’s cooking inside Nvidia’s AI robotics research lab in Seattle

When Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang interacted with a sensitive robotic hand at today's open house for his company's robotics research lab in Seattle, it was love at first touch. "It almost feels like a pet!" Huang said as he tickled the hand's fingers, causing them to retreat gently. "It's surprisingly therapeutic," he told the crowd around him. "Can I have one?" The robotic hand, which is programmed to avoid poking humans when they come too close, was just one of the machines on displ...
Tags: Science, California, Nvidia, Silicon Valley, Seattle, Huang, Jensen Huang, University District Nvidia


AMD CEO Talks Ray Tracing Development and Future Windows Laptops

AMD CEO Lisa Su sat down with press, including Gizmodo, yesterday to chat about the company’s CES announcements. The conversation started with a bang, addressing Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang’s criticisms of AMD less than an hour earlier, then moved to a broad discussion of AMD’s business. Of particular note was the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Ces, Nvidia, Amd, Gizmodo, Lisa Su, RYZEN, Jensen Huang, CES 2019, Ryzen 2


Nvidia CEO Trashes AMD's New GPU: 'The Performance Is Lousy'

Yesterday I spent two hours listening to the CEOs of rival companies talk trash about each other. It reminded me of my parents right after their divorce. Nvidia was shit talking AMD, and AMD politely responded with just enough bite for you to take notice.Read more...
Tags: Science, Ces, Nvidia, Amd, Lisa Su, Jensen Huang, CES 2019


Razer's First Foray into Gaming Monitors is a Show Stopper

Razer’s just made gaming monitors more colorful. The very first from the company, the 27-inch Razer Raptor, includes a bright strip of LED lights along the base.Read more...
Tags: Gaming, Science, Ces, Nvidia, Displays, Razer, Consumer Tech, Gaming Displays, CES 2019, Razer Blade 15, Razer Raptor


Nvidia Is Finally Making Ray Tracing Graphics More Affordable With Its New RTX 2060 Card

Okay, you’ve probably heard of ray tracing right? When Nvidia announced its Turing GPU architecture last year, it couldn’t stop talking about ray tracing, which is some very cool technology that allows reflections and shadows in a digitally rendered environment (like a game) to behave as they would in real life. It’s…Read more...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Ray Tracing, Rtx, CES 2019, Nvidia Rtx 2060


Nvidia's Powerhouse Ray Tracing GPUs Are Finally Coming to Laptops

It’s something we’ve all expected since Nvidia first announced the RTX 20-series of GPUs last year. Super fast ray tracing graphics cards in a laptop. And finally, after months of waiting, Nvidia announced the new series of GPUs at CES.Read more...
Tags: Science, Ces, Nvidia, Consumer Tech, Ray Tracing, CES 2019


HP's 65-inch HDR Gaming Monitor With G-Sync Looks Spectacular

A year ago, Nvidia announced plans for a series of gigantic monitors with G-sync built in, running on Android, and sporting a unique blend of features found on no other TV or computer monitor. The monitors, collectively called BFGDs (as in Big Fucking Gaming Displays), had a major issue in those early demos. They…Read more...
Tags: Science, Nvidia, Televisions, Consumer Tech, HP OMEN, Gaming Displays, CES 2019, Nvidia Bfgd



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