Intel acquires structured ASIC specialist eASIC
Next step on from FPGAs.
Concentrating on microcontroller promise.
Will compete with AMD, Nvidia.
Even as Apple pushes Vega replacement.
No word on specs, though.
Picks up FPS-boosting tech.
The precursor to a spin-off?
Tells devs to concentrate on DirectX 12, Vulkan.
Ahead of its big GPU showcase tomorrow AMD has hinted at new software tweaks too.