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Will Ivy Bridge's Integrated Graphics Ring The Death Knell For Discrete GPUs?

Will Ivy Bridge's Integrated Graphics Ring The Death Knell For Discrete GPUs?

Maximum PC

If you ask an everyday gamer, he’ll probably tell you the PC graphics market is basically a two-horse race between AMD’s Radeon and Nvidia’s GeForce. Ask a financial analyst and you’ll get a different answer: the beancounters think that the graphics market is less of a race and more of a massacre, with Intel playing the role of Leatherface and Ivy Bridge’s integrated graphics acting as...

Nintendo Formally Announces Wii U, the Next Generation in Home Entertainment

Nintendo Formally Announces Wii U, the Next Generation in Home Entertainment

Jack McGrath

  After months of speculation regarding the specifics of Nintendo’s next console, codenamed Project Cafe, we finally have valid proof that a successor to the massively-successful Wii does exist. Most consoles and handhelds have some sort of working nickname while in development. Wii was infamously called “Revolution.” GameCube was known as “Dolphin” for many months. Nintendo’s next...