Monthly Archives: July 2017

Asus Introduces A Trio Of New X399 Motherboards

By | July 31, 2017

Asus announced three new X399-based Socket TR4 EATX motherboards. The company is adding the ROG Strix X399-E Gaming and the ROG Zenith Extreme to its Republic of Gamers (ROG) line. Asus is also expanding its Prime series of motherboards with the introduction of the Prime X399-A motherboard.  For those of you unfamiliar with AMD’s massive… Read More »

Z Cam Integrates Nvidia VRWorks SDK To Enable Stereo 360 Livestreaming

By | July 31, 2017

At Siggraph 2017, Nvidia announced that Z Cam, a leading camera company serving Hollywood production studios, embraced the VRWorks SDK to improve stitching performance such that stereo 360-degree livestreaming is now possible. Last year at Siggraph, Nvidia introduced the 360-degree video SDK for VRWorks, which enables real-time GPU-powered video stitching of 4K 360-degree video for… Read More »

Nvidia Partners Working On Titan X, Quadro External GPUs

By | July 31, 2017

At SIGGRAPH 2017 in Los Angeles, Nvidia announced that it’s working with other vendors to bring Titan X and Quadro graphics cards to notebooks as external GPUs for creative professionals. Though external graphics chassis exist already, Nvidia wants to also have products that meet (and are certified for) accepted professional standards for operation and performance.… Read More »

Ninja Theory Outlines PC, PS4 Pro Features For 'Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice'

By | July 31, 2017

Ninja Theory’s Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice arrives next week, and the studio released another trailer for the game. It also revealed more details about performance and graphical features for those playing on PC and PlayStation 4 Pro. Even though the studio didn’t release the full list of graphical options available for PC gamers, it did mention… Read More »

AMD, Inventec Unveil One PetaFLOP Project 47

By | July 31, 2017

During its Capsaicin presentation at the SIGGRAPH conference, AMD showed off a new collaboration with Inventec called Project 47. Based off Inventec’s P-series massively parallel computing platform, Project 47 uses the new P-47 and AMD’s EPYC CPUs and Instinct GPUs to infuse one PetaFLOP of processing power into a single server rack. Inventec designed the… Read More »

Aven Colony Review

By | July 31, 2017

Price: £24.99Developer: Mothership Entertainment LLCPublisher: Team 17Platform(s): PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox OnePlatform tested: PC Winter is coming. That’s the overriding pressure during the early stages of Mothership Entertainment LLC’s Tropico-like Aven Colony. Aven Colony puts you as the space-governor, trying to create a space-town on the space-planet Aven Prime. Winter, much like on earth, is a… Read More »

Linden Lab Opens Sansar Creator Preview To The World

By | July 31, 2017

After nearly two years of anticipation, Linden Lab finally opened the virtual doors to the Sansar virtual reality simulation platform with the Sansar Creators Preview Open Beta, which starts today. Linden Lab operates the hugely successful Second Life virtual-life simulation platform. After 14 years, Second Life still maintains a large user base, but the platform… Read More »