• Nvidia's CEO reportedly slams rival AMD's new 7-nanometer gaming graphics card

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    AMD on Wednesday unveiled Radeon VII, the first 7-nanometer gaming graphics card available to consumers.
    Right after AMD's announcement, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang reportedly slammed the new chip, saying its "performance is lousy."
    Nvidia recently unveiled GeForce RTX 2060, the company's cheapest graphics card that can provide ray tracing.
    AMD CEO Lisa Su fired back, saying AMD isn't all in on ray tracing just yet simply because other parts of the ecosystem are not ready.
    Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang slammed rival AMD's first 7-nanometer gaming graphics card right after it was unveiled.
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  • Amazon is reportedly building a Netflix-like service for video games

    Amazon is reportedly building a Netflix-like service for video games

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon is working on a video game streaming service, like Netflix but for video games, according to a new report in The Information .
    Amazon's competition at Microsoft and Google are already openly preparing similar services.
    And Sony is out ahead of everyone else: The company has been operating the PlayStation Now streaming service for years.
    Amazon's already a major video game retailer, and it operates the largest video game livestreaming service in the world with Twitch.
    The company's next move into gaming, though, is even more ambitious: Amazon is working on a Netflix-like service for...
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  • Amazon's IMDb launches a free streaming service, Freedive

    Amazon's IMDb launches a free streaming service, Freedive

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Amazon's IMDb movie website today announced the launch of a free streaming service, called Freedive. The service offers viewers in the U.S. access to an ad-supported collection of TV shows like Fringe, Heroes, The Bachelor and Without a Trace, as well as Hollywood movies like Awakenings, Foxcatcher, Memento, Monster, Run Lola Run, The Illusionist, The Last Samurai, True Romance, and others.
    The content is free to watch without a subscription, and can be viewed on a phone, laptop or a big screen by way of Amazon Fire TV devices.
    IMDb was already the home for some video content, including...
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  • Report: Amazon to double down on gaming with a new streaming service

    2 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Earlier this week, when Razer announced that it would integrate Amazon's Alexa into its gaming platform, I wondered if this was a strong signal of how Amazon may be starting to lay the groundwork for its own strategy to do more in gaming. By coincidence, today The Information reports just that: Amazon is now developing its own streamed gaming service, according to its sources. It's already talking with publishers to stream their titles on the platform, and it aims to launch it next year.
    A streamed gaming service from Amazon not only would complement what Amazon is already offering in...
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