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Nvidia is a Santa Clara, California-based company founded in 1993 by Jensen Huang, Chris Malachowsky, Curtis Priem and Chris Malachowsky.

Nvidia (Nvidia Corporation) is a Santa Clara, California-based company. Nvidia was founded in 1993 by Jensen Huang, Chris Malachowsky, Curtis Priem and Chris Malachowsky. Nvidia has nearly 12000 people worldwide and 5000 in Silicon Valley.

Nvidia manufactures GPUs (Graphic Processing Units) for gaming and professional markets, along with laptops and drivers. The company's main product line, "GeForce" as well as its products in the gaming industry (along with handheld Shield Portable, AndroidTV, and Tablet) are its main products. GeForce is the world's largest gaming platform and NVIDIA DRIVE™ is Nvidia's scalable AI car platform. Nvidia also designs a "GameWorks" software for photorealistic gaming.

Nvidia also designs SOCs (Systems on a Chip) for the automotive and computing markets.

Timeline

January 13, 2022
Nvidia Defends Arm Acquisition Deal: a 'Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity'
January 10, 2022
Nvidia Buys HPC Cluster Management Company Bright Computing
June 15, 2021
Nvidia releases a new batch of RTX 3080 cards.
June 1, 2021
Nvidia launches its GeForce RTX 3080 Ti 'gaming flagship'
April 19, 2021
The UK government intervenes to trigger public interest scrutiny of chipmaker's Nvidia's planned to buy Arm Holdings.

Nvidia's $40BN acquisition of UK-based Arm was announced September 2020 but remains to be cleared by regulators.

November 16, 2020
Nvidia announces that GeForce Now is scheduled to land on iPhones & iPad, and will beam games directly to Google's Chrome browser.
October 5, 2020
Nvidia announces RTX A6000 and A40
September 16, 2020
Nvidia launches RTX 3080 Founders Edition

Nvidia has today brought to market the first gaming-oriented GPU to feature the company's Ampere architecture: The RTX 3080 Founders Edition is available to order now for £649 ($699 in the US), with custom variants from Nvidia's partners expected to go on sale tomorrow.

September 13, 2020
Nvidia reportedly to acquire ARM Holdings from SoftBank for $40 billion

Sale comes four years after Masayoshi Son bought the chip designer.

September 7, 2020
Multiple people with direct knowledge of the matter said a cash-and-stock takeover of Arm by Nvidia may be announced as soon as Monday, and that SoftBank will become the largest shareholder in the US chip company.

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Avi Parshan

Investor

Chris Malachowsky

Founder

Ditmar Haist

Investor

Egor Gurjev

Partner

Gaylaird Christopher

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By TALI ARBEL
December 2, 2021
AP NEWS
The Federal Trade Commission on Thursday sued to block graphics chip maker Nvidia's $40 billion purchase of chip designer Arm, saying the deal would create a powerful company that could hurt the growth of new technologies.
November 16, 2021
AP NEWS
LONDON (AP) -- American technology company NVIDIA's planned $40 billion takeover of British chip designer Arm Ltd. faces months of delays after the U.K. government asked competition regulators Tuesday to investigate the national security implications of the deal.
By KELVIN CHAN
October 27, 2021
AP NEWS
LONDON (AP) -- European Union regulators opened an investigation Wednesday into graphics chipmaker Nvidia's $40 billion purchase of chip designer Arm over concerns it would limit competition, adding to global scrutiny of the deal.
Dominic Nutt
October 13, 2021
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October 12, 2021
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