Make a system idiot-proof, and nature (or despotic regimes) will build a better idiot. A new proposal would punish countries that shut down internet access within their borders. The post Governing body declares: No IP addresses for governments that shut down internet access appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Gigabyte announced it has added seven new AMD Radeon 500 series cards to its video card lineup. Of the cards announced, four belong to the Aorus premium gaming brand.
Earth is getting its first major update since 2012 with staggeringly cool 3D maps, guided tours, and a whole lot more. The post New version of Google Earth goes live with guided tours and 3D maps appeared first on ExtremeTech.
With the Radeon RX 570 4GB, AMD introduces the successor to the the immensely popular Radeon RX 470 4GB, which defined its market segment last year.
Features and specs continue to fluctuate, but the smart money is on Apple taking some chances on sparking a surge in demand for the iPhone's 10-year anniversary. The post Report: Apple prepping three iPhones for launch, including major 10th Anniversary iPhone appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The first installment of “Downward Spiral” from 3rd Eye Studios introduces a zero-gravity locomotion system that is comfortable and intuitive, but the rest of the game leaves much to be desired.
Now with USB Type-C, wireless and encrypted drives!
Logitech continues to produce new keyboards, and the latest is the G413. With this model, the company is nudging in a new direction, design-wise.
Buzz for Samsung's highly anticipated "next Galaxy" devices, the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, has reached a fevered pitch, and for good reason. When it comes to smartphone market share percentages, there's Samsung and Apple, and then there's everyone else. Huawei and Oppo might be sneaking up on the leaders, but are still in the single digits,...
Facebook's AR Studio development platform leverages computer vision technology to bring advanced AR animations to a smartphone near you.
Microsoft will start throttling applications in the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview (build 16176) to further save energy when work is done in the background.
AMD's RX 580 wasn't the only GPU refresh launched today. Sunnyvale also shipped improved versions of its RX 460 and RX 470, with a brand-new GPU based on the new Polaris 12, the RX 550. The post AMD refreshes its budget, midrange cards with the RX 560 and RX 570, launches new Polaris 12-based RX 550 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The update will let you explore new moons and derelict ships, but you can also earn money by trading cargo across multiple outposts.
The nine cards announced today span the RX 570 and RX 580 series as well as Asus' Expedition, ROG Strix, and Dual product lines to all but guarantee you'll find something to your liking.
A number of users have reported a markedly red tint to the display on Samsung's latest AMOLED panel. Samsung, however, says there's nothing (red) to see here. The post Samsung Galaxy S8 owners claim phone ships with a red-tinted display appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Facebook’s annual F8 Developer Conference kicked off today, and during the opening keynote presentation, the company launched a new VR social platform called Facebook Spaces that lets you interact in VR with your Facebook friends.
It also brings full WHQL support to the Windows 10 Creators Update.
Scientists recently detected a new crack forming in one of the world's largest glaciers, the Petermann Glacier in Greenland. Now, NASA has captured the first aerial images of the fissure, and the news isn't good. The post NASA photographs huge new fissure opening in Greenland glacier appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The company said the ColorEdge Prominence CG3145 features the first LCD display to boast a 1,000,000:1 typical contrast ratio. Panasonic might take issue with that claim, however.
This new series is supposed to offer high performance at relatively affordable prices.