National Techies Day Shortbread

These guys totally fit the bill.

PC hardware and computing

  1. Intel VROC tested!—X299 VROC vs. Z270 RST, quad Optane vs. quad 960 PRO @ PC Perspective
  2. Cooler Master Cosmos C700P review @ Guru3D
  3. Enermax Platimax DF 1200W PSU review @ HardOCP
  4. Sennheiser GSP 350 headset review @ KitGuru
  5. SteelSeries Sensei 310 review @ TechPowerUp
  6. Cherry MX Board 3.0 keyboard review @ ThinkComputers
  7. MSI X299 XPower Gaming AC motherboard review @ Tom's Hardware
  8. Logitech PowerPlay Wireless Charging Pad reviewed with G903 and G703 gaming mice @ Legit Reviews
  9. The ASRock Z270 Supercarrier motherboard review: 4-way SLI and 5 gigabit Ethernet on Kaby Lake @ AnandTech

Games and VR

  1. 3D print and sell your own Valve merchandise @ Blue's News
  2. Star Wars: Battlefront II, no, the other two, gets restored multiplayer @ Quarter To Three
  3. Insta360 Pro review: the 8K 360 camera the VR industry needs @ Upload VR
  4. Skyrim's Creation Club enters beta, offers Survival Mode free for starters @ Rock Paper Shotgun

Science, hacks, makers and gadgets

  1. Kalashnikov takes a shot at building a hoverbike @ New Atlas
  2. Japanese coastal species rode tsunami debris to the US @ ArsTechnica
  3. MIT's tiny "superhero" robot dresses for the job at hand @ New Atlas
  4. Musk revises his Mars ambitions, and they seem a little bit more real @ ArsTechnica

Tech news and culture

  1. Critical EFI Code in millions of Macs isn't getting Apple's updates @ Slashdot (uhh…)
  2. Apple recommends children under 13, twins and siblings do not use Face ID on iPhone X  @ Slashdot (uhh…)

Cheese, memes, RGB LEDs, and a mosquito-repellent phone?

  1. I am a pioneer in the glorious future of online cheese shopping @ motherboard.vice.com
  2. LG is releasing a mosquito-repellent phone, but it probably won't work @ ArsTechnica (not a lot of positive buzz over this thing)
Colton Westrate

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    • Unknown-Error
    • 2 years ago

    Paul Otellini, Former Intel CEO, Passes Away – [url<]https://www.anandtech.com/show/11896/paul-otellini-former-intel-ceo-passes-away[/url<]

      • NTMBK
      • 2 years ago

      🙁

      • anotherengineer
      • 2 years ago

      Same with Tom Petty.

    • HERETIC
    • 2 years ago

    And in other news-
    [url<]https://www.macrumors.com/2017/10/02/samsung-4-billion-making-iphone-x-parts/[/url<] Some say apple are happy-they're making billions,but I bet it hurts.................

    • HERETIC
    • 2 years ago

    And in other news-
    [url<]http://wccftech.com/amd-ryzen-5-1600x-cpus-8-working-cores-spotted-wild/[/url<] BONUS...................................

      • Srsly_Bro
      • 2 years ago

      It was only for 1 week and they are not unlockable CPUs.

    • juzz86
    • 2 years ago

    I still play Battlefront and Battlefront II regularly.

    64-player through GameRanger has worked well all these years, I love setting up an open room and seeing who joins – you end up having some really good times.

    Nice to see Disney making it available officially again.

    • drfish
    • 2 years ago

    Relevant: [url<]https://www.cbsnews.com/news/mean-girls-day-tina-fey-passes-out-free-cheese-fries/[/url<]

    • Inkling
    • 2 years ago

    Actually, that’s 2 geeks and a poser. 🙂

      • EzioAs
      • 2 years ago

      So, it’s 2 GB stacked to the right of an interposer…?

        • morphine
        • 2 years ago

        HEY

          • EzioAs
          • 2 years ago

          Took ya long enough 🙂

      • morphine
      • 2 years ago

      Oh come on, Jeff isn’t a super-technically-inclined person, but there’s no need to call him that.

      • Voldenuit
      • 2 years ago

      “They call me Fab-I/O”.

    • chuckula
    • 2 years ago

    [quote<]Apple recommends children under 13, twins and siblings do not use Face ID on iPhone X @ Slashdot (uhh...) [/quote<] Apple needs to learn the SeaLab 2021 method of handling [url=https://youtu.be/GDi8WxRx-Po?t=3m13s<]doppelgangers![/url<]

      • Voldenuit
      • 2 years ago

      Tell that to Queen Doppelpopolis, doppelganger!

    • NTMBK
    • 2 years ago

    Every day is techie day in my house.

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