Daily Archives: March 5th, 2012

Intel Updates Graphics Performance Analyzer Tool

GAME DEVELOPERS CONFERENCE, San Francisco, March 5, 2012 – Intel Corporation today introduced Intel® Graphics Performance Analyzers (Intel® GPA) 2012, the latest version of a powerful tool suite to optimize performance of gaming, media and entertainment applications. Expanding upon Intel’s mobile momentum, Intel® GPA 2012 will support mobile applications for Ultrabook™ devices and Android*-based smartphones [...]

AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 Series Graphics Processors

SUNNYVALE, Calif. —3/5/2012 AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the sleek new additions to its award-winning 28nm GPU line up, the AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition and AMD Radeon™ HD 7850 graphics cards. Featuring AMD’s cutting-edge Graphics Core Next Architecture (GCN) for spectacular performance and efficiency, the AMD Radeon™ HD 7800 series comes equipped with [...]

Study Says 30% of Mobile Web Users Want An iPad 3

SAN MATEO, Calif., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – InMobi, the largest independent mobile ad network, today announces the results of its custom iPad-focused study, iPad 3 and the Mobile Market.  The InMobi announcement acts as a forecast for the March 7 Apple iPad announcement in North America. Commenting on the study, Anne Frisbie, Vice President and Managing [...]

How Trustworthy Are Download Portals Nowadays?

SALZBURG, Austria, March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Numerous download portals make use of so-called download wrappers, small programs that take care of the download itself. This is primarily to refund their traffic costs by placing advertisements and special offers. But Emsisoft, which specializes in security software for Windows, sees a huge safety risk in download wrappers: [...]

Microsoft Says Cloud Computing Will Create Millions of Jobs

REDMOND, Wash., March 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft Corp. today published commissioned research from analyst firm IDC indicating that cloud computing will create nearly 14 million new jobs globally by 2015. IDC’s research predicts revenues from cloud innovation could reach $1.1 trillion per year by 2015, which, combined with cloud efficiencies, will drive significant organizational [...]