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Spectacular zero-gravity landslide captured in progress on Comet 67P

Comets, it turns out, are rather more active places than we thought. Scientists poring over photos by Rosetta and Philae have unearthed evidence of a spectacular landslide on 67P -- and we caught it in action The post Spectacular zero-gravity landslide captured in progress on Comet 67P appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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Milestone's 'MXGP3' Combines Realism, Excitement In Motorcross Racing

Milestone's latest entry in its motocross series makes for an intense racing experience, but you'll need to master the turns first if you want to get first place.

Tencent Cloud Taps Nvidia Tesla GPU Accelerators For AI

Tech companies small and large turn to AI for increasingly "smart" products and services. Building the AI behind those offerings is no easy feat--that's why Nvidia has introduced hardware and software that makes it easier for companies to use AI.

Not one, not two, but five new particles discovered with the Large Hadron Collider

The LHC, operating at unprecedented luminosities, has revealed a system of five "glue-like" particles that could help us to fill out a "periodic table" of subatomic particles. The post Not one, not two, but five new particles discovered with the Large Hadron Collider appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Mushkin Redline Ridgeback 16GB DDR4-3200 C20 Dual-Channel Kit Review

Mushkin’s latest Redline Ridgeback modules look great in red. Does its MRB4U320LLLM8GX2 kit look equally good in our performance and value charts?

Dell’s 32-inch 8K UP3218K Display Now For Sale: Check Your Wallet

Back at CES in January, Dell announced the next step in personal screen resolution advancements. The recent rise of ‘4K’ (or more accurately, Ultra-HD at 3840x2160) monitors has shown that there is a demand for high resolution interfaces beyond a smartphone. Show More Summary

Complaints Arise Over 'Obduction' Performance Issues, Cyan Pledges To Optimize

Last Halloween, Cyan added support for seated VR with gamepad locomotion to "Obduction" for Oculus Rift only. Yesterday, Cyan released an update that brought motion control support for Vive and Oculus Touch to the game. It also brought performance issues.

Google To Distrust Symantec Certificates

Google announced that Symantec's certificate validation processes are inadequate, and as such, it will begin to gradually distrust Symantec's certificates. The browser vendor will also stop recognizing the CA's EV certificates "effective immediately."

Latest WikiLeaks docs show how the CIA hacked iPhones and MacBooks

The last round of leaks covered the covert tools used by the CIA to exploit Android, Windows, and other platforms. This time it's Apple's turn in the spotlight. The post Latest WikiLeaks docs show how the CIA hacked iPhones and MacBooks appeared first on ExtremeTech.

New Snapdragon 835 tests show Qualcomm’s latest SoC doesn’t beat the 821 in every scenario

The Snapdragon 835 was shown off this week and it's a potent improvement over the Snapdragon 820 / 821 in many respects, though not in all of them. Despite debuting a new custom architecture for the Snapdragon 820 family, Qualcomm is...Show More Summary

Google: Half Of Android Devices Went Without Platform Security Updates In 2016

Hundreds of millions of devices went a year without receiving a platform security update.

Nintendo would really prefer it if you didn’t call its left Joy-Con design issue a ‘design issue’

Nintendo has corrected the "manufacturing variation" that led to the Switch's left Joy-Con not functioning properly. The company would really, really appreciate it if we didn't call this a design issue, much less a defect. The post Nintendo would really prefer it if you didn’t call its left Joy-Con design issue a ‘design issue’ appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Senate Votes 50-48 To Allow ISPs To Sell Your Data

The U.S. Senate voted 50-48 to eliminate the FCC's new privacy rules, which were supposed to go into effect soon. Killing these rules would mean that ISPs will be able to freely track your online behavior and then sell your data to advertisers.

'Rock Band VR' Is Out Today, Not Compatible With Xbox 360 Guitar

Months ago, Harmonix told us that existing "Rock Band" guitars would work with "Rock Band VR." We expected that meant that you could dust off your old gear and give at a new lease on life, but it turns out that Xbox 360 guitars don't make the cut.

NASA reports two new breaks in Curiosity rover’s wheel

The harsh Martian terrain has not been kind to the rover's wheels. The post NASA reports two new breaks in Curiosity rover’s wheel appeared first on ExtremeTech.

Learn About Morgan Yu In New 'Prey' Gameplay Footage

Your choices will not only affect the story, but also how often you'll encounter the alien threat.

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