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Nvidia thinks the handheld Shield will compete with Xbox and PS4 consoles

Nvidia's Shield is complementary to gaming consoles for now, but the company hopes that wide adoption of Android gaming ultimately could make the $349 handheld an alternative to Xbox and PlayStation.

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Nvidia says Tegra 4 can power a better, cheaper stylus

Nvidia is usually trumpeting the graphics performance of its Tegra 4 chip, but at the Computex trade show on Tuesday CEO Jen-Hsun Huang showed how its newest processor can be used to create a precise, affordable stylus for tablets.

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Toshiba announces the first tablets to ship with Nvidia Tegra 4 processors

Toshiba's three new Android tablets sound interesting on paper, but do they have what it takes to knock the iPad off its throne?

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Nvidia's new $400 GeForce GTX 770 graphics card puts pressure on AMD

The newly announced GTX 770 series performs slightly better than last year's GTX 680 flagship, but for a whole lot less dough.

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 780: a Titan for the rest of us

The same GPU powering the $999 Titan is now available in a $649 cousin, and the GeForce Experience utility comes out of beta.

Nvidia's Grid server concept

Nvidia, Citrix crank up virtual desktop delivery

Improvements to Nvidia's virtualization technology are aimed at turning graphics processors into a more important resource in data centers and could speed deployment of virtual desktops and delivery of data over the cloud.

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Nvidia's Shield gaming handheld launches in June for $349

Nvidia's Project Shield handheld gaming device, now called simply Shield, will be available for pre-order on May 20 priced at US$349, though it won't ship to customers until the end of June.

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Tested! Three graphics cards you can actually afford

Don't let money (or a lack thereof) stand in the way of great 3D gaming. These three video cards deliver beautiful visuals and fast frame rates.

The 10 most important graphics cards in PC history

Graphics cards couldn't always play Crysis. Here's how the humble cards of yesteryear transformed into the monsters of today.

Swiss supercomputer shoots for better weather predictions with help of Nvidia GPUs

The Swiss National Supercomputing Center (CSCS) is going to upgrade its supercomputer with Nvidia GPUs to more accurately predict the weather in the steep mountains of the Swiss Alps.