Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 602 for query «nvidia»

December 5, 2018 4:32 PM Facebook drops from 1st to 7th for best place to work

FILE - In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File) Think having a job at Facebook is #goals? The grass might not be greener in Menlo Park. Employee satisfaction at Facebook has taken a big hit in the last year, according to new research from Glassdoor. The job and recruiting 149

November 21, 2018 10:28 AM U.S. chipmaker Nvidia to provide AI platform for Chinese EV start-ups

BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. chipmaker Nvidia Corp (NVDA.O) has signed separate deals with Chinese electric vehicle startups XPeng Motors, Singulato Motors and SF Motors to develop autonomous driving technology, Chief Executive Jensen Huang said on Wednesday. Huang, speaking at an event in the eastern Chinese city of Suzhou, said XPeng and Singulato will use Nvidia’s 123

October 8, 2018 3:18 PM Microsoft testing new game-streaming service

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp is testing a new game streaming service called Project xCloud that is designed to work across PCs, consoles and mobile devices, the company said on Monday. “We are testing Project xCloud today. The test runs on devices (mobile phones, tablets) paired with an Xbox Wireless Controller through Bluetooth, and it is also playable 81

August 16, 2018 11:21 PM Nvidia’s Crypto Business Dries Up, Worrying Investors

Shares of chip maker drop after hours despite robust sales and profits for latest quarter Nvidia Corp. reported robust sales and profits during its second quarter, but warned that revenue from products geared toward cryptocurrency mining would be sharply weaker than expected. The chip maker previously anticipated cryptocurrency-specific products would 72

August 6, 2018 6:40 AM SoftBank profit swells 49 percent as it monetizes investments

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp on Monday reported a 49 percent rise in first-quarter operating profit, boosted by the sale of its stake in Indian e-commerce firm Flipkart - the first public divestment by its Vision Fund. The telecoms and technology firm’s profit was also bolstered by the sale of the majority of chip designer ARM Holding’s 72

July 30, 2018 10:54 PM A FANG Index Slides Into Correction Territory

NYSE FANG+ Index fell 2.8%, slipping 10% below its record as investors pulled back broadly from tech shares A closely watched stock index of global technology giants tumbled into correction territory Monday, showing the fragility of investors’ bets on the popular FANG group of stocks. The NYSE FANG+ Index—which comprises Facebook Inc., Inc., Netflix 80

May 28, 2018 9:11 AM Japanese tech billionaire gives up on Swiss insurance investment

Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son may not be so similar to Warren Buffett after all. Softbank (SFTBF), Son's deal-hungry tech company, is no longer pursuing a stake in European reinsurance provider Swiss Re (SSREF). The Zurich-based insurer announced the news in a short statement Monday, but it didn't explain why the two companies called off the talks 70

April 25, 2018 11:00 AM Latest Nintendo Switch hack can't be patched

The Nintendo Switch has been available to buy for a little over a year now, and unfortunately for Nintendo, the hybrid console just got hacked. This is no ordinary hack, though, it's one that can't be patched using software alone. In order to render the hack useless, Nintendo and Nvidia need to redesign the Tegra X1 processor at the heart of the Switch 91

March 29, 2018 3:49 AM Nvidia Feels the Pain of Tech’s Great Success

Chipmaker’s big new market opportunities also bring big new risks Nvidia and Facebook are two very different companies. But both have recently come to learn a painful lesson: When tech is everywhere, so are the risks. Facebook, of course, has been battered over its handling of user data. Nvidia’s challenges are very different. The company, whose main business 42

February 8, 2018 4:41 PM Japan's zany tech billionaire wants to be Warren Buffett

Japanese billionaire Masayoshi Son has said he wants to be the Warren Buffett of tech. Now, he's going after the legendary investor on his home turf. SoftBank (SFTBF), the deal-happy tech company founded by "Masa" Son, is negotiating for a minority stake in European reinsurance provider Swiss Re. The talks are still in a "very early stage" and could 51