NVIDIA Releases New Display Driver, Adding DLSS Support for 28 Games
NVIDIA rolled out a new Game Ready Driver, enabling the use of DLSS technology in 28 additional games. The driver works on both Windows 10 and Windows 11 and is downloadable from NVIDIA’s site right now. NVIDIA’s DLSS technology enjoys a high degree of popularity thanks to its effectiveness.
Oppo Cutting Jobs as It Prepares to Take on Apple
Chinese smartphone giant, Oppo , cut 20% of its staff in crucial software and device departments after merging with OnePlus. This is the first significant consolidation within the Chinese smartphone industry as it struggles with computer chip shortage and the COVID-19 pandemic. According to sourc
Leadership Changes at Blizzard Following a Lawsuit
Activision Blizzard issued a statement highlighting significant leadership changes after being sued by the Department of Fair Employment and Housing over its workplace culture. Jen Oneal and Mike Ybarra will co-lead the studio in place of J.Allen Brack, who stepped down as president on August 3.
Oppo Overcomes Apple in Global Smartphone Market
With a 16% market share, Chinese phone brand Oppo, along with its subsidiaries, has climbed to second place in the global smartphone market. According to recent market research by Counterpoint, Oppo managed to overtake other industry giants, such as Apple (which currently holds a 15% market share
Graphics Card Prices Set to Fall Amid Lower Demand
The COVID-19 pandemic drove demand for PC hardware to unprecedented levels, making it difficult for manufacturers to keep up. This caused a spike in prices of high-end graphics cards throughout recent quarters. However, the latest projections indicate that customers will soon be able to purchase gra
Xiaomi Passes Apple in the Global Smartphone Market
According to a market report by Canalys, popular Chinese consumer electronics company Xiaomi has surpassed Apple, becoming the world’s second-largest smartphone manufacturer. The company now holds a 17% share of the global smartphone market, trailing only behind Samsung with 19%. Xiaomi increas
Foxconn’s iPhone 13 Assembly Recruits Offered Highest Sign-Up Bonuses to Date
In preparation for the rollout of the new iPhone 13 in September 2021, the Taiwanese electronics manufacturer Foxconn is offering its former employees a record-high sign-up bonus to assist in the production of the phone over the next few months. Those willing to come back for the peak season to F
Component Supply Bottlenecks Limit Handset Market Recovery
Upon finishing Q1 2021 with a growth of 26%, the global smartphone market is facing limitations, as component shortages and supply issues are hindering its recovery. The hard-hit industry showed rapid growth after a steep decline caused by COVID-19 restrictions. However, its future trajectory mig
Mavix Enters Exclusive Chair Partnership with NSG
Gaming chair specialists Mavix have signed a partnership with the esports infrastructure company Nerd Street Gamers (NSG). The deal will make Mavix NSG’s exclusive partner, providing gaming chairs for all Localhost offices and esports tournaments. The two companies will also work together on influ