Nvidia launches tablet for on-the-go gamers

SAN FRANCISCO: US computer chip maker Nvidia launched a high-performance tablet Tuesday aimed at gamers who want the convenience of a mobile device. The Nvidia Shield, with an eight-inch high-definition display, “was built specifically for gamers,” according to the California company. The US$299 gadget has an optional US$40 cover that can be used as a kickstand. A wireless controller can be added for US$60.

http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/technology/nvidia-launches-tablet/1277270.html

Eurotech Teams With AppliedMicro and NVIDIA to Develop New HPC System Architecture

LEIPZIG, Germany, June 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Eurotech, a leading provider of embedded and supercomputing technologies, has teamed up with Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (Nasdaq:AMCC) and NVIDIA to develop a new, original high performance computing (HPC) system architecture that combines extreme density and best-in-class energy efficiency. The new architecture is based on an innovative highly modular and scalable packaging concept.

http://cloud.itbusinessnet.com/article/Eurotech-Teams-With-AppliedMicro-and-NVIDIA-to-Develop-New-HPC-System-Architecture-3344377

NVIDIA Scoops Up Computex Tradeshow Awards for Tegra K1, GRID

Computex — For the sixth year running, NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has clinched a Best Choice Award at Computex, picking up the honor for NVIDIA® GRID™ technology, as well as a coveted “Golden Award” for the NVIDIA Tegra® K1 mobile processor. NVIDIA’s honors mark the longest Best Choice Award win-streak of any international Computex exhibitor. More than 475 technology products from nearly 200 vendors competed for this year’s recognition.

https://uk.finance.yahoo.com/news/nvidia-scoops-computex-tradeshow-awards-000000605.html

Xiaomi to work on tablet with Intel, Nvidia

TAIPEI — Xiaomi Corp., a fast-growing Chinese maker of cheap smartphones, is working on its first tablet computer with chipmakers Intel Corp. and Nvidia Corp. to cash in on China’s tablet market, according to the Topology Research Institute.  Xiaomi might choose only one of the two suppliers to provide the chipsets for its new tablet, which is expected to feature a 7.85-inch screen with an ultra-sharp resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels, Topology researcher Michael Zuo said Tuesday in a technology industry conference in Taipei organized by Topology.

http://www.chinapost.com.tw/business/company-focus/2014/04/23/406005/Xiaomi-to.htm