Version 1.2 of the interface standard for letting general programs use graphics chip power lets programmers govern the resources available to a task.
At the AMD Technical Forum & Exhibition in Taipei, Taiwan, the chip supplier showed off its future AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) codenamed "Llano."
AMD demonstrates its next-generation GPU for Windows 7
First came WebGL for 3D graphics on the Web. A possible sequel uses graphics chips to speed more general software like video game physics engines and photo processing.
Advanced Micro Devices' discusses its "Hemlock" graphics card due next week and third-generation ultra-thin laptop technology.
First tech details emerge for Nvidia's next-generation graphics processor
With its next-gen 3D cards still absent from the market, Nvidia chides AMD over Windows 7 legacy support.
The recent cancellation of Larrabee is a reminder that Intel has made major product missteps before. So where does it go from here?
Batman: Arkham Asylum is the first PC game to use Nvidia's PhysX technology to good effect.
AMD announces new Radeon HD 5800 series 3D graphics cards.