There was no Apple TV in sight, but Apple delivered exactly what everyone expected at today's Worldwide Developers Conference including fresh MacBooks and new versions of Mac OS X and iOS. The biggest surprise was a redesigned Apple MacBook Pro that is notably thinner and lighter, but has a super high-resolution display, faster quad-core processor and Nvidia's latest discrete graphics.
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Nintendo is hoping to woo core gamers back to its updated Wii U console because of the high definition graphics and conventional controller.
Apple's underutilized Game Center is getting an overhaul in iOS 5. iCloud and other features promise to enhance the iOS gaming experience. Is Apple doing enough to keep pace with other game platforms?
With the advent of the Mac App Store, games which started their lives on iOS have been trickling on to the Mac. Ease of porting and a simple, Apple-managed distribution system built in to operating system make it a surefire way to attract new gamers.
PC gamers, you're living in good times when you can buy a high-performance graphics card that supports the latest DirectX platform for under $100 ... this is what AMD's new ATI Radeon HD 5670 "Redwood" offers.
It seems that gamers are no longer willing to blow $500 on a graphics card. More and more of you wan to know what's the best graphics card you can buy on a limited budget. In this post I will look at the best graphics card you can buy in four different price brackets.
The high-definition movement and a growing number of gamers add wind to the chipmaker's tune of blending strong CPU and graphics performance.
AMD’s ATi graphics division is hoping that budget-conscious gamers will smash open their piggy banks and spend money upgrading their graphics cards to one of the latest Radeon cards.
Even as new versions of opensuse and Ubuntu hit the web this month, a jazzed up Fedora 8 release is being prepped for availability on November 8.Fedora 8, now in final testing, features an online desktop, a new look-and-feel called Infinity, IcedTea, an open source Java environment based on openJDK, and a preview of Compiz Fusion, an advanced graphics friendly Windowing system that was released in August.
Yesterday AMD announced a completely new architecture aimed at PC gamers that allows two dual-core CPUs and two dual-GPU graphics cards to be combined. But is it a sign that they are playing catch up with Intel or is dual-core dual-processor the way forward?
New liquid-cooled model from specialist VoodooPC boasts dual graphics cards for demanding gamers. Photo: Swift game PC
This high-end 20.1in. LCD gets an 'A' for design, features and adjustability, but its image quality falls just short for the price.
The graphics chip leader hopes to bolster its reputation with hardcore PC gamers by way of the GeForce FX 5900, which it hopes will wipe out the memory of its ill-starred FX 5800.
A week after Nvidia's launch of the GeForce FX graphics chip, Taiwan's SiS introduces its latest entry for price-conscious gamers: the Xabre 600.
This is a great card, providing lightning games performance, video handling facilities and multi-monitor support. Although it’s one of the most costly gaming cards around, it delivers enough performance not only for today's most demanding titles, but also for new games in the near future.
The GeForce4 gives gamers and 3D graphics professionals a huge boost over Nvidia's previous graphics processors, according to ZDNet benchmarks. A ZDNet UK News Focus
Hercules, the European graphics card maker, and 3D chip company ATI announced a tie-up on Thursday that will give ATI's products greater visibility for European consumers, while giving Hercules the ability to manufacture its own graphics cards using ATI technology. The deal is a boost for ATI, which is locked in heated competition with rival chipmaker Nvidia in the 3D graphics business. ATI and Nvidia both make the graphics accelerators that are coveted by gamers, and are also used in most PCs and laptops. Under the partnership, Hercules and ATI plan to develop a range of graphics products for European consumers. Hercules will exclusively carry ATI's All-in-Wonder products, which combine graphics acceleration with PC-TV and digital video recording capabilities, in European retail and distribution channels. Hercules said it will incorporate ATI technology such as the Radeon 8500 chip into its 3D Prophet range. --Matthew Broersma, ZDNet UK
The next-generation chip from the market-leading graphics processor maker will arrive as early as the beginning of February, giving gamers a significant speed boost
S3 has announced two new chips for the portable PC market that will bring powerful 3D graphics to gamers and business users on the road.
For a while it looked as if 3Dfx Interactive Inc. -- a leading maker of graphics chips for gamers -- had been hexed.
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