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Nvidia and Ubisoft partner to improve their upcoming PC releases

Today it has been announced that Ubisoft has teamed up with  Nvidia in order to optimise upcoming PC releases from the publisher. Titles mentioned that will benefit from the partnership include Assassin’s Creed IV, Splinter Cell Blacklist and Watch Dogs. The two teams are working together on these titles to include PC-only graphical features such

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Trailer shows off new Planetside 2 PhysX effects

A new trailer from Nvidia shows off the addition of various hardware-accelerated PhysX effects to Planetside 2. The additions include general hardware-accelerated PhysX, particle physics effects, and the Nvidia-only APEX Turbulence which ‘uses velocity fields to simulate particle motion’. Basically, there will be flashy particles all up in your vision

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Nvidia free-to-play promo offers free $150 game currency when buying a GFX card

It’s not unusual for computer hardware to be bundled with some relevant software, and with graphics cards that relevant software has always been games. Now Nvidia is clearly embracing the free-to-play market trend with it’s latest offer of giving not games, but in-game currency for Hawken, Planetside 2 and World of Tanks. Up to $150 USD worth of

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Zotac Launch faster GTX 660Ti AMP! Extreme Edition, Bundled with Roccat Mouse Pad

Zotac have today launched a newer, faster version of the GTX 660Ti. The Zotac GTX 660 Ti AMP! Extreme Edition pushes the Nvidia graphics card even further, with a 6% clock speed increase over the original GTX 66o Ti AMP! Edition — which apparently constitutes a 13% performance increase. It even comes with a Roccat

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Report: AMD Wanted to Buy Nvidia First

Here’s an interesting thought for a Friday afternoon: What if AMD had acquired the graphical developers Nvidia instead of ATI? According to a report from The Inquirer, that could have been the case. Ex-employees of Advanced Micro Devices claim that Nvidia was the company’s initial target

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ZOTAC Launch 448 Core GTX 560 Ti

Here’s ZOTAC’s offering for the new range of Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti cards, which come with the “w/448 Cores” tag suffixed to their name. Giving this particular offering the roll-off-your-tongue title, ZOTAC GeForce GTX 560 Ti 448 cores Limited Edition. Forget the name, though, as what matters is the fact these cards fill the price and performance gap between the standard 560 Ti and the higher range GTX

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NVIDIA Launch Revamped 3D Vision 2 Glasses and 3D LightBoost Technology

NVIDIA have today launched a revamped version of their 3D Vision kit, rather aptly named NVIDIA 3D Vision 2. Essentially it’s a redesign of the old 3D Vision glasses, bringing a 20% larger lens to the 3D party, as well as an improved design for blocking external light. The claim is that it’ll offer greater immersion, while they’ll remain backward compatible with previous 3D Vision Ready products

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Nvidia and AMD Release New Drivers for Battlefield 3 Beta

As you may be aware, the open beta for Battlefield 3 is almost upon us. People who’ve pre-ordered will be getting access to the game tomorrow, then it’ll be opened up to everyone else two days later on Thursday, September 29th. In order to make sure everybody’s ready for the launch, both AMD and Nvidia have released new graphics card drivers tonight — both of which have the main purpose of improving performance in the ever-approaching beta

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NVIDIA: PC Ten Times More Powerful Than Consoles

Techgage have written up a nice little report on a recent NVIDIA conference call, which took a look at some of the current trends and statistics involved in PC gaming — and once again, it shows it’s very much alive. With game sales estimated to overtake the consoles in

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Valve Announce $1 Million Dota 2 Tournament

“The International”, it’s a name that means very little to you at the moment, but by the time you’ve finished reading this post it may well mean something a little more. It is, in fact, the name of the first ever Dota 2 tournament, announced today by Valve

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