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I suspect this is because Windows 8 is percieved to have a very ugly UI, Linux is bound to get more adopters soon as a result, so Nvidia hopped on the bandwagon.
    
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I suspect this is because Windows 8 is percieved to have a very ugly UI, Linux is bound to get more adopters soon as a result, so Nvidia hopped on the bandwagon.

I am 99% sure that the only reason NVIDIA became a member has nothing to do with the Windows 8 GUI...kookoo.gif
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I am 99% sure that the only reason NVIDIA became a member has nothing to do with the Windows 8 GUI...kookoo.gif

Seriously... someone is kookoo for cocoa puffs. Soon enough, people are going to blame 9/11 on the Metro UI. Next major tsunami/eartquake? Metro UI's fault. Volcano blew up? Metro UI.

Just don't tell people that they can use the normal desktop. You'll ruin their religion.
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I am 99% sure that the only reason NVIDIA became a member has nothing to do with the Windows 8 GUI...kookoo.gif

Cool story brew. I wasn't done derailing the topic with my Metro UI rant silly, way to spoil it!
    
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Honeys, relax I bought your tampons they are in the kitchen. Next to my frozen burgers. *hint*

 

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On a serious note, what are the oods that Nvidia may start building phones? I mean, everyone is jumping on that bandwagon, and Android devices DO use linux kernel exclusively.
    
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Nvidia drivers were superior to ATI AMD drivers in Linux, even before they joined this. In fact. Current ATI-AMD drivers can't even run the most popular (at the moment) linux distro properly. (Linux Mint with Gnome Shell).
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Splendiferous. Now they just need to start supporting OpenCL.

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Splendiferous. Now they just need to start supporting OpenCL.

Um...I thought Nvidia already did.
     
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One step closer to letting Linux be my full time OS!
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