APPLICATIONS NEWS

December 15th, 2009, 1:16 PM

Kaspersky Lab Utilizes NVIDIA Technologies to Enhance Protection

Kaspersky Lab, a leading developer of secure content management solutions, announces the incorporation of new parallel computing technologies by NVIDIA into its infrastructure. In order to enhance client protection still further, the Company has started to use the highly efficient NVIDIA Tesla S1070 which is based on multi-core graphics processors. NVIDIA Tesla GPUs are based [...]

November 19th, 2009, 12:12 PM

Microsoft Office 2010 Beta Goes Public

The latest installment of Microsoft’s successful Office Suite, Office 2010, received its first public debut today with the first Beta release being available for download. The unveiling which was announced at Microsoft’s Professional Developers conference the other day, also includes Office Mobile 2010 , SharePoint Server 2010, Visio 2010, Project 2010 and Office Web Apps. [...]

September 29th, 2009, 11:12 AM

Microsoft Security Essentials Goes Public, Free Anti-Virus Software For All

Microsoft Security Essentials, Microsoft Corp.’s new no-cost, core anti-malware service that helps protect consumers against viruses, spyware and other malicious software, will be available Tuesday, Sept. 29. Microsoft Security Essentials, independently certified by West Coast Labs, is backed by the company’s global security response team and is built on the same award-winning core security technology [...]

September 25th, 2009, 11:11 AM

AMD/ATI Releases Hotfixed Drivers for 5800 Series Video Cards

Those lucky few owners of ATI’s new Radeon HD 5800 series video cards, may find themselves in a bit of a bind if trying to install the  latest Catalyst 9.9 drivers, as it does not officially support the Cypress series chips yet. As such, this morning AMD has opened up a hotfixed driver package to [...]

August 19th, 2009, 10:00 AM

EVGA Precision v1.8.0 Update

EVGA has released an update to their popular graphics card tuning software, Precision, bringing it to version 1.8.0. The new version features more customization regarding the look and feel of the software, with unique skins aimed at reducing the resources required to run the software; handy for those wanting to maximize system performance during benching [...]

August 7th, 2009, 11:17 AM

SAPPHIRE offers BumpTop to graphics users

SAPPHIRE Technology has just announced that it is making BumpTop, the revolutionary desktop alternative for the PC, available to users of SAPPHIRE graphics cards. BumpTop changes the way the users organise and use files and applications by making a 3D view on screen within which icons can be arranged, grouped and used – more similar [...]

August 5th, 2009, 3:37 PM

NVIDIA Launches The World’s First Interactive Ray Tracing Engine

SIGGRAPH 2009, NEW ORLEANS—Aug. 4, 2009— NVIDIA, the leader in GPU computing, today introduced the NVIDIA® OptiX™ ray tracing engine, part of a suite of application acceleration engines for software developers. NVIDIA acceleration engines make it easy to incorporate valuable, high-performance capabilities into applications, while simultaneously reducing development time. NVIDIA application acceleration engines unveiled at [...]

June 19th, 2009, 11:21 AM

Microsoft’s New Anti-Virus Beta to be Released Tuesday

Recently, we reported the story on Microsoft’s plan to release free, anti-virus software, speculating that it would be codenamed “Morro”, well, the day has come, Tuesday June 26, 2009. Mark it on your calendars and get out the party hats. Contrary to our initial report though, the release name for the software will be  ”Microsoft [...]

June 12th, 2009, 8:24 AM

Patriot Adds Futuremark Bundles to Viper II Tri-Channel Memory Kits

Patriot Memory has announced the release of their new Tri-Channel Viper II Series bundle packs with Futuremark 3DMark Vantage software. Patriot Memory and Futuremark have teamed up once again to offer PC enthusiasts and overclockers the tools necessary to build the ultimate performance system. Futuremark’s 3DMark Vantage, the world’s #1 benchmarking software, offers consumers the [...]

June 11th, 2009, 11:14 AM

Microsoft Looks to Release Free Anti Virus “Morro”

While the words “free” and “Microsoft” aren’t exactly synonymous, the Redmond WA, company is looking at turning over a new leaf as it hopes to infiltrate your system with one more piece of its software – all for free. LiveOne Care never really caught on, whether it was the $50 USD price tag, or the [...]