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Apacer's New PT920 Commando SSD Targets Your Storage Needs

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 11, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Prepare to launch an all-out assault on your I/O intensive workloads with the Apacer PT920 Commando SSD.


"Omg. “It remains unclear how competing drive manufacturers will be able to answer a SSD ..."

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Intel's Kaby Lake-X CPUs Are Not What PC Gamers Are Looking For

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 11, 2017 11:30am PDT

The Core i5-7640X and Core i7-7740X CPUs have released on Intel’s new Basin Falls platform and offer questionable value for PC gamers.


"Maybe wait for coffee lake? I remember reading good things about it. "

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Ethereum Cryptocurrency Mining Continues to Impact NVIDIA and AMD GPU Supply

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 10, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Internet prospectors have decimated mid-range gaming GPU availability in the rush to cash in on the latest cryptocurrency boom.


"GPUs are dedicated parallel processors, so they can show you a billion moving triangles on a ..."

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Games That Pushed The Limit: G-Police (1997)

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 07, 2017 4:30pm PDT

This futuristic shooter lead the way for a new PC hardware standard.


"I know the article picks it up, but I meant more from the game/marketing side... however I guess ..."

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Intel's Coffee Lake CPUs Could Be Available Before the End of 2017

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 06, 2017 5:45pm PDT

A leaked Geekbench test result indicates that the six core Intel Coffee Lake CPU may hit the market before the end of the year.


"Threadripper is literally two Ryzen dies in one package, so IPC is going to be the same as ..."

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SoftBank Has Accumulated $4 Billion of NVIDIA's Stock for 4.9% Stake in Company

By John Keefer, May 25, 2017 8:40am PDT

That's about $4 billion based on the chip maker's current market valuation.


Google's Digital Whiteboard Will Be Great for Online Workplaces

By Donovan Erskine, May 24, 2017 5:00pm PDT

This $5,000 whiteboard seems like a fun and useful addition to virtual offices.


""hundreds and hundreds of miles apart"....reminds me of when I was trying to fill a word count ..."

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NVIDIA Quietly Launches Titan Xp GPU with 3840 Shader Cores

By Asif Khan, Apr 06, 2017 11:00am PDT

The rate at which NVIDIA releases new GPUs is getting too fast for our wallets to handle.


"I certainly would say go for it. I went with two 1080ti's for a 4k homecinema gaming setup, and ..."

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That One Weird Trick MIT Has to Make VR Go Wireless

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 09, 2016 2:00pm PST

Bringing the virtual closer to reality.


Nvidia announces new GTX 1060 card for $250

By John Keefer, Jul 07, 2016 8:35am PDT

The answer to AMD's Radeon RX 480 is coming July 19.


"I agree with you on that. I'd suggest going 1070, or waiting for better parts, and prices to be ..."

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HTC Vive HMD Incompatible with Nvidia GTX 1080 and 1070 Display Port

By Josh Hawkins, Jul 05, 2016 8:45pm PDT

It looks like Nvidia's latest GPUs might have a few bugs to iron out when it comes to virtual reality headsets.


"It's only when using DVI, and only limited to the Vive. Not really false advertisement. Super ..."

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Razer Ripsaw Review: The Capture Card of the Future?

By Josh Hawkins, Apr 14, 2016 11:30am PDT

Razer recently unveiled their easy-streaming capture card, the Razer Ripsaw. Does it stand up to the competition? Our impressions.


"Yeah, I actually talk about that in the article. But support for the Ripsaw won't hit until next ..."

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How to Enable the Front Facing Camera on the HTC Vive

By Josh Hawkins, Apr 11, 2016 12:00pm PDT

No more stumbling into things while trying to find your remote. Learn how to turn on the HTC Vive's front facing camera.


These Facebook Developers Made Doom Happen For The Apple Watch

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 16, 2015 6:46am PDT

Eventually, we'll have playable Doom on every peripheral imaginable. These guys made it happen on the Apple Watch. 


"Hmmm someone should make a new FPS for the Apple TV that doesn't have aim up and down."

- baron calamity see all 2 comments

Google Announces Alphabet, a new operating structure for Google and all its subsidiaries

By Josh Hawkins, Aug 10, 2015 2:35pm PDT

Today Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the founders of Google, are proud to announce that Google Inc. will now be Alphabet Inc. and that this transition will concern more than just a change of name.


"Sorry, abc.wtf . Seriously, try it. abc.xyz is the official URL."

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