launching the first desktop GPUs based on its 28nm Maxwell architecture (the low-cost GTX 750 and 750 Ti ), Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA ) has rolled out a pair of high-end Maxwell parts: The GTX 980 and 970. The 980 retails for $549, and the 970 $329. For
By IAEResearch : Nvidia's (NAS NVDA ) Tegra processors account for a great deal of revenues for the company. It is also one of the three fastest growing segments
By Soid Ahmad : Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD ), a semiconductor company, is in a turn-around mode since 2012. In the past, the company was affected by Intel 's (NASDAQ: INTC ) dominance in PC space. Poor execution and Bulldozer architecture added to the problems of the company. AMD revised its
By Sean Chandler : The situation is tough. In its PC business, AMD (NYSE: AMD ) desperately marches on with its insufficient Bulldozer architecture in hopes to reach another day. Rory Read says that there are bumps ahead of the chipmaker, and I believe him. Intel's (NASDAQ: INTC ) recent debut of
S&P 500 index gained 24.86% , Intel's (NASDAQ: INTC ) total return increased to 63.77% and Nvidia's (NASDAQ: NVDA ) return increased to 34.20%. These numbers reflect the poor performance of this stock because ARM's gain is much lower
By Sean Chandler : Author's Note for the non-techies: Sometimes I get questions about the technical terms in the article by new readers, so here is some basic information to non-tech, non-gamer, or non-AMD readers in understanding this article better. A discrete GPU is a dedicated graphics ...
By Wall Street Breakfast : Econom y U.S. data released today is expected to show steady job growth, rising in August to 225K from 209K in July, and a slight drop in the unemployment rate to 6.1% from 6.2%. Adding to the ECB's move for a new securities purchase program and cutting its key rates, ...
Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA ) alleges Qualcomm's (NASDAQ: QCOM ) Snapdragon processors and Samsung's Exynos processors infringe "GPU patents covering
By Anup Singh : Chip maker Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA ) is doing well in 2014, gaining 23% so far and outperforming the NASDAQ Composite index by a wide margin. This is not surprising
coming under investigation in the European market due to a complaint filed by Icera -- which was acquired by Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA ) in 2011 -- in 2010. The company had filed a report with the European Commission that accused the mobile chipset giant of