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January, 1998
NVIDIA ships its one millionth RIVA 128.
February, 1998
NVIDIA launches RIVA 128ZX™.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company

March, 1998
NVIDIA forms strategic partnership with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC).


March, 1998
NVIDIA launches RIVA TNT, the industry's first multi texturing 3D processor.

DirectX® 6.0

May, 1998
NVIDIA and Microsoft® are jointly promoted the co-developed DirectX® 6.0 at Computer Games Developer Conference.

July, 1998
NVIDIA moves to new location in Santa Clara.

PC Magazine

September, 1998
NVIDIA is rated most influential 3D processor company by PC Magazine.

September, 1998
NVIDIA is elected to OpenGL Architecture Review Board.

PC Magazine

November, 1998
NVIDIA's customers once again win PC Magazine Editor's Choice Awards using RIVA TNT.

PC Magazine

December, 1998
NVIDIA repeats as FSA's Most Respected Private Fabless Semiconductor Company.