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BaseMark GPU benchmark crosses API and OS boundaries
— 2:00 PM on June 20, 2018

The most common metrics for graphics card performance tend to be games, but modern GPUs are tasked with doing a lot more than creating pixelated...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Rumor: AMD's 32-core chip will be called Ryzen Threadripper 2990X
— 9:25 AM on June 20, 2018

Hong Kong hardware site HKEPC might have some fresh details on that 32-core Threadripper chip that you've all been salivating over. The site

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Cooler Master CK550 keyboard is sturdy, practical, and customizable
— 1:00 PM on June 19, 2018

As time ticks by and the market for mechanical keyboards gets more and more entrants, manufacturers have to work harder to make their offerings stand out....

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Larrabee architect Tom Forsyth rejoins Intel
— 11:30 AM on June 19, 2018

Intel has been adding big-name semiconductor talent to its bench at a rapid clip over the past few months, and it's added another...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Tuesday deals: an NVMe SSD, RAM, awesome laptops, and more
— 10:26 AM on June 19, 2018

Howdy, gerbils! At last the good weather's arrived around here (for the most part), except I'm stuck at home working instead of out there enjoying...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Input devices Mobile computing

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Nvidia unveils Super SloMo deep learning-powered motion interpolation
— 9:02 AM on June 19, 2018

I'm sure that, like me, you probably smirk or roll your eyes when you see a TV investigator confidently command a subordinate to "enhance" a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Deal of the day: an EVGA GeForce GTX 1060 6 GB for $250
— 3:33 PM on June 18, 2018

The fever in the video card market hasn't entirely broken, but there are many encouraging signs that we're getting there. Today's signal comes courtesy of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Intel document confirms eight-core Coffee Lake-S Xeons
— 2:00 PM on June 18, 2018

In case you needed further evidence that an eight-core Coffee Lake CPU would be hitting Intel's desktop platform eventually, there's a new...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD offers i7-8086K winners a Threadripper 1950X trade-in
— 11:54 AM on June 18, 2018

If you signed up for Intel's Core i7-8086K giveaway, won one, and have no intent of actually using it, you've got another option open...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Samsung ordered to pay $400 million in FinFET licensing case
— 11:07 AM on June 18, 2018

Bloomberg reports that Samsung Electronics has been ordered to pay $400 million to KAIST IP, the patent-licensing sister company to Korea Advanced Institute of...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Havit's HV-KB390L low-profile keyboard reviewed
— 9:02 AM on June 18, 2018

Havit's HV-KB390L low-profile mechanical keyboard comes from a company you may not have heard of, but its low-profile chassis and short-stroke switches make this a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 moves from Rockchip to Kaby Lake
— 4:00 PM on June 15, 2018

Samsung has been on board with Google's Chromebook platform since the first round of retail PCs running the browser-based OS began to ship. The Korean...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Intel "lazy FP state restore" vunerability could expose privileged data
— 10:02 AM on June 15, 2018

Security researchers have uncovered a new microarchitectural vulnerability in some Intel processors. Called "Lazy FP State Restore," this vulnerability relies on a side channel...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Microsoft's Xbox Adaptive Controller is for everybody—literally
— 8:11 AM on June 15, 2018

At a quick glance, it's easy to dismiss the Xbox Adaptive Controller as a one-off thing meant for a very specific audience. But Microsoft...

Type: Blog post Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Thursday deals: a combo deal with a Core i5-8600K and more
— 2:27 PM on June 14, 2018

Hi there, gerbils. We know that news is slow as heck today, and that's why we have more than a few reviews for you to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Multimedia Displays Memory Input devices

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Radeon Software 18.6.1 gets vermin running faster with Adrenalin
— 9:00 AM on June 14, 2018

 AMD showed off a Radeon Instinct card using a version of its Vega graphics chip built on a 7-m fabrication process at Computex last...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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HyperX's Pulsefire Surge RGB gaming mouse reviewed
— 1:44 PM on June 13, 2018

HyperX's Pulsefire Surge starts with a proven design and rings it with an array of configurable RGB LEDs to let gamers enjoy both form and...

Type: Feature article Tags: Input devices

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Deal of the day: a Radeon RX 580 4 GB for $210
— 7:01 AM on June 13, 2018

Cryptocurrency prices are crashing, and graphics-card prices seem to be coming down with them—at least for the moment. A good example is Asus' Dual Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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