Articles Tagged nvidia

jetson nano computer

NVIDIA Jetson Nano is a $99 Computer Built for AI, Powered by Ubuntu (Updated)

Meet the NVIDIA Jetson Nano, a $99 developer kit with support for Ubuntu 18.04, NVIDIA CUDA toolkit, and open-source machine learning tools like TensorFlow.

20 March 2019
GWE utility for overclocking NVIDIA on Linux

Easily Overclock NVIDIA GPUs on Linux with This New App

Looking to overclock NVIDIA GPUs on Linux? Try a new app called "Green with Envy". It lets you manage fans, view info, and overclock NVIDIA graphics.

4 February 2019
hardware acceleration on linux -- google says no

Google Has ‘No Plans’ to Enable Chrome Hardware Acceleration on Linux

Google says it has no plans to enable Chrome hardware acceleration on Linux — not even as an experimental option. The news is certain to be greeted with groans by those who struggle to stream […]

4 October 2018
The Summit Supercomputer

America Unveils the World’s Fastest Supercomputer (And Yes: It Runs Linux)

America's new star-spangled Summit supercomputer is twice as fast as China's Sunway supercomputer and runs on Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The supercomputer cost $200 million to build.

11 June 2018

Games Company Asks Canonical to Make Latest Mesa Drivers Available on Ubuntu

Do you recall that natty PPA Canonical set up to help Ubuntu gamers install the latest graphics drivers on Ubuntu?  Heck, you might even be using it. And if you are it won’t have escaped your notice that the PPA only […]

18 November 2016

Unity At Last: Unity 3D Games Editor Is Now Available on Linux

Unity, the well known engine powering some of the world's most popular games, has launched an experimental version of its games editor on Linux.

26 August 2015

Ubuntu NVIDIA Graphics Drivers PPA Is Ready For Action

Just days after proposing the creation of a new PPA to provide Ubuntu users with the latest NVIDIA graphics drivers the Ubuntu community has, well, just that.

14 August 2015

Ubuntu Want To Make It Easier For You To Install The Latest Nvidia Linux Driver

Ubuntu developers want to make it easier for you to install latest NVIDIA Linux driver release on Ubuntu.

11 August 2015

New NVIDIA Driver ‘Doubles Performance’ on Linux

The latest NVidia GeForce driver, released yesterday, gives Linux users 'double the performance' and 'dramatically reduces game loading times', according to the company's press release. Having been in development for almost a year, the GeForce R310 driver has been designed to 'showcase the enormous potential of the world's biggest open-source operating system'.

9 November 2012
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‘Bumblebee’ Gets a PPA, Brings NVidia Optimus Graphics Switching to Ubuntu

Open-source "Nvidia Optimus" graphics switching tool 'Bumblebee has a PPA for easy installation in Ubuntu.

25 June 2011
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Bumblebee brings nvidia optimus GPU switching to Linux users

Ubuntu users with laptops housing NVIDIA's "Optimus" technology, which allows Windows users to switch between Intel integrated graphics and NVIDIA's own graphics chips as and when needed, may be interested to learn of a new open-source tool which aims to enable the feature on Linux.

24 May 2011
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How to install Nouveau graphics drivers for NVidia in Ubuntu

Longing to install and try out the open-source accelerated 'Nouveau' driver in Ubuntu 10.04 or 10.10? There's a guide that just might help... Nouveau is a project tasked with creating Open Source 3D drivers for NVidia cards. Whilst they don't (yet) provide anywhere near the same level of performance as the proprietary drivers most folks use they are a free and capable drop-in.

18 March 2011