• Qualcomm to Update Smartphone GPU Driver Every Quarter, Develops GPU Inspector Tool

    12 days ago - By Anand Tech

    As part of its Snapdragon Elite Gaming initiative, Qualcomm previously announced its intentions to release quarterly driver updates for its Adreno GPUs. And now at long last, the first update is set to arrive. In addition, the company has developed an Android GPU Inspector tool to help game designers to optimize their applications for better performance.
    While standalone driver updates are still a new concept to smartphones, they are a tried and true aspect of PCs. As a result of being able to deliver periodic driver updates separate from the OS, PC GPU vendors have been able to boost...
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  • Fortnite developer Epic Games will be publishing Remedy's next two AAA games

    Fortnite developer Epic Games will be publishing Remedy's next two AAA games

    12 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Epic Games has inked publishing deals with Control developer Remedy Entertainment, Limbo creator Playdead and The Last Guardian creator genDESIGN. Much like it did with the Epic Games Store, the Fortnite developer is positioning its new ‘Epic Games Publishing' offshoot , launched on Thursday, as a “developer-first” initiative that lets studios retain 100% of all intellectual property rights and full creative control over their work. However while we haven't heard anything about Epic Games Store exclusivity on PC, it can be assumed if Epic is publishing the games. Epic says the...
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