The AMD Rome launching event turned out to be a very well orchestrated live presentation, at the Palace of Fine Art Theater in San Francisco. It was well attended by all relevant media, and all the important partners were there in force. The presentation can be seen here. Anandtech did a very nice live blog,… Continue reading 8/7/19 Rome Blasts Off!
Tom’s Hardware reports that Google is skipping Intel’s Ice Lake CPUs for its Chromebooks. Here. Not only that, Google has added support of Ryzen 3000 series APU to Coreboot. This combined with reports of Google working with AMD on a high end Chromebook design bodes well for Ryzen Mobile adoptions. Thurrott reports that Microsoft is… Continue reading 6/25/19 Ryzen Mobile Rumors! AMD 29.26 to 28.86
https://www.theverge.com/2019/6/9/18658796/bethesda-softworks-orion-cloud-gaming-improvement-doom-preview-e3-2019 First, Bethesda Softworks announced at E3 their Orion gaming software platform which could greatly improve cloud gaming performance while requiring slower internet speed, for all the different game streaming services. It can be added by game developers into their game engines. If true, the Orion system can actually make these streaming services much more… Continue reading 6/15/19 What is the Future of Cloud Gaming?
Google Stadia announced specs and pricing this morning. 4K resolution at 60 fps. Stadia Pro subscription is at $10 a month. Founder's Edition is at $130, which includes all necessary hardwares to get started, plus three free months ($30). Pricing is excellent. Twitter responses have been very positive. https://www.cnet.com/news/google-stadia-is-free-to-use-if-you-buy-the-game-from-it/ On a side note, Morgan Stanley's… Continue reading 6/6/19 Stadia Hits Homerun! AMD 29.50 to 31.81
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRCGsZCYowg AdoredTV on Google Stadia Jim at AdoredTV released this video about Google Stadia. He is very positive about the prospect of Stadia and how AMD will benefit from this partnership. AMD was specifically and prominently mentioned by the presenter, and he thanked Lisa Su by name. Jim thinks the customized GPU is a 16… Continue reading 3/22/19 Market/Tech down big AMD 27.89 to 26.37