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NVIDIA unveiled their own complete tablet design today based around their new Tegra 4 SoC, the Tegra Note. The Tegra Note is a $199 USD tablet running Android with NVIDIA's own customization and is sporting their fine Tegra 4 SoC with 72-core GeForce graphics.
18 September 2013 - Tegra Note - 6 Comments
Proposed nearly one year ago was a new Linux OpenGL ABI by Andy Ritger of NVIDIA. Among the reasons for this proposal of a new ABI included EGL becoming the future over GLX, OpenGL advancing greatly, and issues surrounding each vendor/driver shippimg their own libGL.so.1 file. As part of making this work finally become a reality, NVIDIA has published the code to libglvnd, an OpenGL vendor-neutral dispatch library.
28 August 2013 - NVIDIA libglvnd - 22 Comments
The NVIDIA SHIELD portable gaming device/console was released at the end of July and now NVIDIA has come forward with the source-code to the whole operating system in hopes of encouraging enthusiasts to modify and improve the platform.
8 August 2013 - NVIDIA SHIELD - 22 Comments
NVIDIA has released the short-lived 325.15 "Certified" Linux graphics driver update. With this new NVIDIA 325.15 Linux graphics driver comes a horde of fixes and other minor advancements and new graphics processor support.
6 August 2013 - NVIDIA 325.15 Certified - 9 Comments
NVIDIA released version 0.7 of libvdpau, the VDPAU wrapper library for interacting with driver-specific Video Decode and Presentation API for Unix (VDPAU) implementations.
5 August 2013 - NVIDIA VDPAU
After a delay, NVIDIA released today its SHIELD portable gaming console that's powered by Android.
31 July 2013 - Android-Powered - 24 Comments
NVIDIA announced earlier this week that they have acquired The Portland Group (PGI), a company well-respected for their code compilers.
31 July 2013 - NVIDIA-PGI - 3 Comments
The Khronos Group only publicly unveiled the OpenGL 4.4 specification yesterday, but already NVIDIA Corp has out public beta drivers for Windows and Linux of their first graphics drivers to support OpenGL 4.4 and GLSL 4.40.
23 July 2013 - OpenGL 4.4 / GLSL 4.40 - 16 Comments
A Phoronix reader has shared two NVIDIA binary Linux graphics driver "hacks" he's written for overriding some functionality of the NVIDIA binary blob for GeForce hardware.
21 July 2013 - NVIDIA Hacking - 31 Comments
With the NVIDIA 323.xx proprietary display driver series reaching a mature state, NVIDIA's Unix/Linux developers today released the 325.08 Beta to kick off a new series.
2 July 2013 - NVIDIA 325.08 Beta - 29 Comments
Earlier this month we found out NVIDIA was bringing their driver to ARM -- following an announcement that NVIDIA would begin licensing Kepler graphics to SoC vendors -- and now they have done their first public release of the ARMv7 binary NVIDIA Linux graphics driver.
26 June 2013 - NVIDIA ARM - 6 Comments
NVIDIA has issued an updated proprietary Linux graphics driver in their 319.xx driver series. The NVIDIA 319.32 Linux graphics driver release brings with it some new hardware support and features.
25 June 2013 - NVIDIA 319 - 6 Comments
With NVIDIA entering the GPU IP licensing business, the need to support EGL by their binary display driver -- and with that the Ubuntu Mir display server and Wayland -- has become more pressing.
19 June 2013 - NVIDIA Linux - 11 Comments
NVIDIA is bringing their 319.xx proprietary graphics driver from Linux x86 to ARM.
19 June 2013 - NVIDIA ARMs Up - 17 Comments
For those registered developers with NVIDIA Corp, the company has released their first release candidate of the forthcoming CUDA 5.5 platform.
11 June 2013 - NVIDIA CUDA 5.5 RC - 10 Comments
To join the GeForce GTX TITAN and GTX 780 as the newest high-performance NVIDIA GPUs, rolled out this morning was the GeForce GTX 770. NVIDIA has introduced the GTX 770 as a new high-performance graphics card that's priced at $399 USD.
30 May 2013 - GeForce GTX 770 - 20 Comments
NVIDIA released today the 319.23 Linux graphics driver, which supports the just-released GeForce GTX 780 graphics card. There's also a couple of other changes to this certified Linux driver update, including 4K HDMI support.
23 May 2013 - NVIDIA 319.23 - 15 Comments
NVIDIA has announced the release of their 310.51 "certified" proprietary graphics driver for Linux, Solaris, and BSD operating systems.
9 May 2013 - NVIDIA 310.51 Driver - 12 Comments
One month after releasing the very first NVIDIA 319.xx Linux driver beta, NVIDIA has now released their 319.17 driver as a certified Linux driver that supports an assortment of new features.
2 May 2013 - NVIDIA 319.17 - 5 Comments
A NVIDIA engineer has code dropped over 2,500 lines of new open-source code that enables application-level support for host1x hardware through a new Stream library.
12 April 2013 - NVIDIA host1x - 10 Comments
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