Blog Profile / Extremetech


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Archived Since:February 3, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Google Rolls Out New Chrome Security Feature to Combat Microsoft

Google has rolled out a major new enterprise security feature in Chrome called site isolation. It's a stronger version of the browser's existing sandboxing feature. The post Google Rolls Out New Chrome Security Feature to Combat Microsoft appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Astronomers Studying ‘Super-Earth’ Exoplanet Find A Bonus Planet

Scientists used to wonder how common planets were throughout the universe, and now we know. They're so common, it's possible just to find another one while you're trying to gather data on the one you already knew about. The post Astronomers Studying ‘Super-Earth’ Exoplanet Find A Bonus Planet appeared first on ExtremeTech.

What’s the Best Processor for PC Gaming?

What's the best overall gaming CPU you can buy today? We investigate. The post What’s the Best Processor for PC Gaming? appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Now Tesla’s Gigafactory Could Drive a Massive Battery Shortage

Tesla's Gigafactory is supposed to reinvent battery production, but its ramp-up woes are choking out would-be customers. The post Now Tesla’s Gigafactory Could Drive a Massive Battery Shortage appeared first on ExtremeTech.

ExtremeTech Explains: What is USB-C?

USB-C is cool, and you should be excited. The post ExtremeTech Explains: What is USB-C? appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon 845 With 4K HDR Video Capture

Qualcomm's new Snapdragon 845 will deliver faster overall performance, better power consumption, and some major video upgrades, including 4K HDR filming. The post Qualcomm Unveils Snapdragon 845 With 4K HDR Video Capture appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Software is Increasingly Complex. That Can Be Dangerous.

Every day, software becomes ever more important for the functioning of the world as we know it. But the complexity of that software also keeps growing. The post Software is Increasingly Complex. That Can Be Dangerous. appeared first on ExtremeTech.

3D-Printed Plastic Objects Send Data Over Wi-Fi Without Any Electronics

The team created several versions of the gear and spring contraption, which is essentially a wireless sensor. The post 3D-Printed Plastic Objects Send Data Over Wi-Fi Without Any Electronics appeared first on ExtremeTech.

New ARM Always Connected Windows PCs Debut, AMD Ryzen On the Way

MIcrosoft's first Windows on ARM machines have debuted, with a claimed 20-22 hours of battery life, all powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 835. The post New ARM Always Connected Windows PCs Debut, AMD Ryzen On the Way appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Plate Tectonics on Europa Could Make Life More Likely

It's nothing like plate tectonics on Earth, but it could fuel the development of life, according to a new analysis. The post Plate Tectonics on Europa Could Make Life More Likely appeared first on ExtremeTech.

AMD Has Cut the Performance of Some RX 560 GPUs

AMD has quietly introduced a new version of its Radeon RX 560 -- but this one packs fewer cores and sells in the same price point. If you're eyeing one of these GPUs, be careful which you pick. The post AMD Has Cut the Performance of Some RX 560 GPUs appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Google Blocks YouTube on Amazon’s Echo Show and Fire TV

Google says YouTube won't come back until Amazon is willing to work together and ensure consumers have access to both companies' products. The post Google Blocks YouTube on Amazon’s Echo Show and Fire TV appeared first on ExtremeTec...

ET Deals Roundup: Wi-Fi Mesh Router for $150, Amazon Echo with Smart Plug for $35, and more

With only a week from the beginning of Hanukkah, and less than three from Christmas, we’re quickly running out of time for gift shopping. Thankfully, online retailers are still running quite a few deals, and most of them have rush shipping options. Show More Summary

Nintendo Launches Wii and Gamecube Games on Nvidia Shield in China

Don't hold your breath for these games to launch in other markets, though. The post Nintendo Launches Wii and Gamecube Games on Nvidia Shield in China appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Ryzen 5 2500U Review Roundup: Can AMD’s New APU Take On Intel?

AMD's Ryzen Mobile APUs are finally shipping in laptops -- we round up reviews of the first HP system on the market. The post Ryzen 5 2500U Review Roundup: Can AMD’s New APU Take On Intel? appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Mega Memory: Crucial Introduces Massive 128GB LRDIMMs

Crucial has announced a new 128GB DDR4 LRDIMM that packs an enormous amount of RAM into a single module. The post Mega Memory: Crucial Introduces Massive 128GB LRDIMMs appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Text Messaging Is Now 25 Years Old

What started as a curious implementation of existing cellular standards eventually grew into a huge part of our daily communication. Now, what comes next as the influence of SMS wanes? The post Text Messaging Is Now 25 Years Old appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Google’s ‘Android Go’ for Entry-Level Phones Launches Wednesday With Android 8.1

The previously announced Android Go version will finally become a reality, offering improved performance and an optimized feature set for entry-level devices. The post Google’s ‘Android Go’ for Entry-Level Phones Launches Wednesday With Android 8.1 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Intel’s 2018 Roadmap Shows New High-End Cascade Lake-X Debuting Next Year

Intel's 2018 roadmaps show a new Cascade-X high-end CPU and a Gemini Lake Atom improvement that's more than just a process shift. Meanwhile, Coffee Lake debuts across the product spectrum. The post Intel’s 2018 Roadmap Shows New High-End Cascade Lake-X Debuting Next Year appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Dell Now Shipping Laptops With Intel’s Management Engine Disabled

Dell is now selling laptops with Intel's Management Engine disabled, following Linux laptop vendors in doing so. It's the first major OEM to disable the security solution after Intel's Nov 22 bug disclosures. The post Dell Now Shipping Laptops With Intel’s Management Engine Disabled appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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