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NVIDIA awakened the world to the power of computer graphics when it invented the graphics processing unit (GPU) in 1999.
Since then, it has consistently set new standards in visual computing with breathtaking, interactive graphics available on devices ranging from smart phones and tablets to notebooks and workstations. NVIDIA’s expertise in programmable GPUs has led to breakthroughs in parallel processing which make supercomputing inexpensive and widely accessible. The company holds more than 1,100 U.S. patents, including ones covering designs and insights fundamental to modern computing.