Graphics processor maker Nvidia expects gaming systems will reach a performance of “tens of teraflops” by the end of the decade, and be capable of displaying real-time visuals as good as the pre-rendered cut scenes found in games today, according to company CEO Jen-Hsun Huang.
Google is streamlining the terms of service for its APIs, with the goal of making them easier to understand and more technically consistent, the company said this week.
Google could launch its much-trumpeted Google Wallet mobile payments service in Britain ahead of the London 2012 Olympics, according to reports in the French press.
The contract that founded Apple was purchased Tuesday for nearly $1.6m, far above the estimate of $100,000 to $150,000 put on the 35-year-old document by Sotheby’s.
Microsoft appears to be fully embracing iOS with a slew of new apps including SkyDrive, Xbox Live, OneNote for iPad, and even an iOS app version of Kinectimals, the popular Xbox 360 Kinect children’s’ game. It’s about time.