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Nvidia Titan X

Nvidia’s GeForce GTX Titan X is hands-down the fastest single-GPU graphics card in the world, and the first capable of gaming at 4K without having to resort to a multiple-card setup. 17 more words


Major Semiconductor Short Sellers Become More Selective

The short interest data have come out for the August 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and broader electronics demand. 243 more words


The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks: Frontier in the Spotlight

In most years, August is the heart of the summer doldrums, but this year the markets are hitting new all-time highs. However, short sellers made very few big moves between the July 29 and August 15 settlement dates, at least when it comes to the most shorted stocks traded on the Nasdaq. 857 more words


AMD Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV) patch for Linux kernel

Brijesh Singh of AMD submitted a 28-part patch to the Linux-(kernel,efi,kvm,…) mailing lists, with a patch for the the Linux kernel to support AMD’s Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV), which relies on the recent AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME) patch by Tom Lendacky of AMD. 505 more words

AMD making a comeback with Zen

If we’re going to talk about CPUs we have to be honest here. AMD hasn’t had a viable horse in the race for some time now. 213 more words


more info for AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME) for Linux

A follow-up to:

AMD’s Secure Memory Encryption (SME) and Secure Encrypted Virtualization (SEV)

Tom Lendacky of AMD posted v2 of a 20-part patch to most of the linux-kernel (and other) lists, adding support for AMD Secure Memory Encryption (SME), adding more documentation about AMD SME. 170 more words

Is AMD back?

Disclosure: I’ve been investing in AMD since April at $2.62 but it’s now $7.67 as of writing this article, so are they back?

From an investment standpoint, they’ve been plummeting for about the past four years since the FX series of processors were released in 2011-2012. 379 more words