The rumor mill is churning away in overtime, with new reports emerging that AMD's HD 4870 X2 will launch as early as July 14th. Nothing's set in stone though.
Said to be arriving "midweek" just yesterday, Sony has kept to its schedule and rolled-out PS3 firmware 2.41. In-game music and user trophies are among the additions.
The folks over at ChileHardware have published several slides which give a rough indication of the 790GX's gaming performance. A 33% boost over the 780G is noted.
DreamWorks Animation is ending its run with AMD, and has announced over 1000 workstations and 1500 servers to be built by HP, which are all Intel-based.
According to DigiTimes, Nvidia may "terminate its alliance with VIA" and create integrated graphics chipset's for Intel's Atoms, rather than VIA's Nanos.
AMD has finished playing the waiting game, and will launch its first DDR3 motherboard in Q1 next year. The first versions will be based on the RD790 chipset.
The Activision and Vivendi Games merger (resulting in Activision Blizzard) has reportedly been approved by regulatory authorities, and a deal will close later today.
With the low-cost notebook market heating up, Asus is now offering a $100-rebate on its Eee PC 900 in stores such as Amazon. The reduced price is $449.
Intel is preparing to discontinue its E6850, E6750, E6550 and E6450 processors in Q1 2009, with the final orders taking place in Q4 this year - or so it seems.
Eran Badit of NGOHQ.com, who is best known for his to-be-released Radeon PhysX software, has been abducted into the Nvidia Developer Program.