Steve Jobs never left anyone in any doubt as to what was on his mind, and thanks to hundreds of hours of keynotes, speeches, and interviews, we can get an insight into what he might think about the current state of the company he founded.
Kaby Lake's improved transistors allow Intel to clock its Pentium CPUs a few hundred megahertz higher. More important, though, the company arms them with Hyper-Threading technology. We test the Pentium G4620 and G4560 models to gauge their value.
Most anyone would be ecstatic if they were on the receiving end of a $500 million judgment, but evidently, cash isn’t enough for Zenimax. The publisher wants Oculus to suffer, and it wants to courts to see fit that the VR company do...
Samsung's new Exynos 9 8895 will be the first 10nm chip to market -- and it's packing second-generation custom CPU cores. The post Samsung’s Exynos 8895 features custom CPU cores, first 10nm chip to market appeared first on ExtremeT...
When we saw that Tyan made a 1U server based upon this Habanero platform, that caught our eye. The power-hungry POWER8 inside a density optimized form factor? And they feed it with a PSU of "only" 750 W? Is that really a viable option? Today...Show More Summary
In early January, we discovered that Valve had acquired a 3D audio company called Impulsonic. Valve didn’t reveal the news, but Impulsonic’s website indicated that Valve swallowed up the company’s assets and employees.
In a bit of offbeat news this afternoon, SilverStone has announced a set of thermal pads for M.2 SSDs, the SST-TP01-M.2. These pads are designed to eliminate (or at least reduce) throttling of modern, high-performance drives under high loads. Show More Summary
In December, HTC announced the first annual Viveport Developer Awards (VDAs), which put big money on the table for the best VR games and apps across five categories. Today, HTC revealed the lucky winners.
Two of them, the AG241QX and the AG241QG, are available now via Amazon.
Sony has launched a new lineup of SD cards that push the envelope on what current microSD standards can offer, as far as performance. But be advised -- buying a fast SD card doesn't matter if you don't have a camera that can push it. The post Sony unveils SD cards so fast, they’ve bumped up against interface speed limits appeared first on ExtremeTech.
AOC has introduced two new curved gaming monitors as part of the AGON family, the AG322QCX and the AG272FCX. The new monitors feature rather high refresh rates along with VESA’s Adaptive-Sync technology (which generally means support for AMD’s FreeSync). Show More Summary
Nvidia's teaser provides a not-so-subtle hint as to what it will reveal at the annual Game Developers Conference.
Missing: One sample of metallic hydrogen. If found, please call Harvard. The post The only sample of metallic hydrogen on Earth has vanished appeared first on ExtremeTech.
"Mass Effect: Andromeda" will let you freely switch between classes and their abilities so you can adapt to any situation.
That didn't take long, given that pre-orders started yesterday.
It's compatible with USB Type-C capable laptops such as the Razer Blade Stealth Ultrabook, the Dell XPS 13, or Asus Zenbook, and the USB Type A output ports will allow people to plug in their smartphones, tablets, e-readers, and other devices, too.
A Russian man has been sentenced to 9.5 years in prison after murdering a former friend over which company, AMD or Nvidia, made better video cards. Whatever happened to punching people you disagreed with? The post Russian man sentenced for killing friend in AMD vs. Nvidia GPU dispute appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Even though Mobile World Congress doesn’t kick off for another few days, Samsung isn’t wasting any time in getting started. This morning the company is announcing their latest generation high-end ARM SoC, the Exynos 8895. Their first...Show More Summary
Samsung announced the world's first chip to be built on the company's own 10nm process: the Exynos 9 Series 8895.
5,000 Model 3s a week by end of year, 10,000 per week sometime in 2017. 375,000 in line for a Model 3. Not all will get the tax credit. The post Tesla Model 3 on track for September volume production appeared first on ExtremeTech.