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Intel says its supercomputing chips won't suffer Larrabee's fate

Meet Intel's latest accelerator for supercomputers, code-named Knights Hill. It's the latest generation of the Xeon Phi line, which Intel says it's committed to.

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Meet the Tesla K80: Nvidia's most powerful graphics card yet has an insane 24GB of RAM

Nvidia's in 2016 will release graphics products with the NV-Link interconnect, which is five times faster than PCI-Express 3.0

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Imagination eyes wearables as target for graphics chips

Imagination claims its Series7 GPUs will boost object recognition and augmented reality. How long before they appear on your wrist?

How to create a high-quality animated GIF

Two free tools are all you need to transform a video into a high-quality GIF. Let the amusement begin!

AMD's flagship Radeon R9 290X graphics card prices cut to an insanely compelling $300

Prices for AMD's Radeon R9 290X graphics card plummet even further in the wake of the Nvidia GTX 980's release--and yes, the dirt-cheap cards are eligible for AMD's offer of three free games of your choice.

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Nvidia debunks moon landing conspiracies with new GTX 900-series 'Maxwell' GPUs

If you weren't already convinced by Buzz Aldrin punching someone in the face, Nvidia would like a few words with you conspiracy theorists.

Lenovo's Y40 is a solid 14-inch gaming laptop that won't break the bank

How do you get Intel and AMD in the same laptop? Lenovo uses and Intel CPU and an AMD GPU.

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Flash Professional CC 2014 review: Minor tweaks a boon to developers

With Creative Cloud, updates to Adobe's suite of apps will be more frequent, but not as dramatic. Flash Pro CC 2014 is an excellent example: A bunch of little changes add up a fine, if underwhelming, upgrade.

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Intel, Microsoft promise DirectX 12 could halve PC graphics power draw

Intel demonstrated that a graphics-intensive app consumed 50 percent less power when running on DirectX 12 versus DirectX 11.

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Corel Painter 2015 review: Digital art studio betters its best features

It's not a revolutionary update for the world's leading natural-media painting application, but key improvements keep Painter 2015 at the top of its class.

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Nvidia reveals PC-like performance for 'Denver' Tegra K1

The 64-bit "Denver" derivative of Nvidia's Tegra K1 processor has yet to ship, but Nvidia released some early benchmarks of its performance at the Hot Chips conference.