Yesterday Researchers have discovered a highly unusual vertically-oriented protoplanetary disk orbiting around a four-star system. The post Bizarre 4-Star System Forms Planets in a Vertical Disk Orbit appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Yesterday When Nvidia announced its support for FreeSync, it raised the question that some displays might not play nicely with its GPUs. Early testing suggests this may not be a major issue.
2 Days Ago A new massive data breach has leaked 773 million email addresses and associated passwords. The post New Massive Security Breach Exposes 773 Million Passwords appeared first on ExtremeTech.
2 Days Ago Intel has released pricing for its new "KF" processors without integrated graphics -- but they don't come with a price decrease. The post Intel’s Graphics-Free CPUs Don’t Come With Discounts, Higher Clock Rates appeared first on ExtremeTech.
2 Days Ago Nvidia's GTX 1660 Ti has tipped up again, with an overall configuration between the GTX 1060 and the RTX 2060. The post Nvidia May Be Working on GTX 1660 Ti Positioned Between GTX 1060, RTX 2060 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
2 Days Ago AMD is claiming it will have enough GPUs on-hand to meet Radeon VII demand, despite rumors to the contrary, and is touting the chip's machine learning performance overall.
3 Days Ago Anyone up for a $1,500 version of 2005-2006's hottest phone, this time with a folding screen? The post Motorola May Revive Razr as $1,500 Phone With Foldable Screen appeared first on ExtremeTech.
3 Days Ago Intel's next 5GHz CPU is a 14-core monstrosity -- but don't expect to see it in the usual channels. The post Intel’s Next 5GHz CPU May Lack Price Tag, Launch as Auction-Only appeared first on ExtremeTech.
3 Days Ago The extra cash is being billed as a way to pay for the absolutely massive amounts of money Netflix is sinking into making its own content.
3 Days Ago We agree with several key analysts that an Intel-AMD merger is a non-starter. The post Rumors Once Again Surface That Intel Could Purchase AMD appeared first on ExtremeTech.
4 Days Ago FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai will not meet with Congress to discuss the sale of AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint location data to third-party data brokers. Not while the government shutdown continues.
4 Days Ago Intel and Micron are calling it quits in a pre-arranged unwinding of their joint Optane and Flash manufacturing plans. The post Micron Will Buy Out Intel’s Share of Joint Optane Fab appeared first on ExtremeTech.
4 Days Ago Apple and Qualcomm are tangling in court again, with Apple implying Qualcomm is behind its own delayed transition to 5G. The post Apple Claims Qualcomm Wouldn’t Sell It 5G Chips, Delaying Transition appeared first on ExtremeTech.
4 Days Ago AMD's Radeon VII won't ship with full FP64 unlocked. The post AMD Radeon VII Won’t Offer Full-Speed Double Precision appeared first on ExtremeTech.
5 Days Ago AMD has weighed in on the performance issues that have been hampering the 2990WX 32-core Threadripper CPU. The post AMD Comments on Threadripper 2990WX Scheduling Issues appeared first on ExtremeTech.
5 Days Ago AMD won't be bringing any chiplet graphics to market with its Matisse Ryzen 3 CPU. So what's that extra bit of die space for, hrm? The post AMD Won’t Launch a Chiplet-Based APU on Ryzen Matisse appeared first on ExtremeTech.
5 Days Ago Companies supposedly devoted to bringing us smart-home breakthroughs are often violating the privacy of their customers in significant ways. The post Amazon’s Ring Security Camera Let Employees Spy on Customers appeared first on ExtremeTech.
8 Days Ago It's been widely reported that the Radeon VII is a 128 ROP GPU. Based on information provided to ExtremeTech by AMD, this is incorrect. Like the Vega 64, the Radeon VII has 64 ROPs.
8 Days Ago Vizio, a company recently fined for spying on users, has a long explanation for why users should want to be spied on. Really, it's for your own benefit and it keeps prices lower.
8 Days Ago We now know a bit more about the Radeon VII, AMD's latest high-end GPU set to drop next month. The post AMD Shares More Radeon VII Details, Performance Projections [Updated] appeared first on ExtremeTech.
8 Days Ago In 2017, the CEO of AT&T told America that his company would use its $20B tax windfall to invest in America and create American jobs. The company is planning to fire 7,000 people instead.
8 Days Ago Destiny 2 is under unilateral Bungie control now as Activision gives up its publishing rights. The post Bungie and Activision Call It Quits, Bungie Keeps Destiny appeared first on ExtremeTech.
9 Days Ago Nvidia's CEO tore into AMD and Intel at CES, blasting the Radeon VII and lying about the fundamental operational state of AMD's FreeSync standard. The post Nvidia CEO Sneers at AMD Radeon VII, Calls It ‘Lousy’ appeared first on ExtremeTech.
9 Days Ago Intel has announced its new Optane Memory H10 -- Optane storage and a QLC NAND drive on the same silicon. The post Intel Optane Memory H10: Cache, NAND Flash on Single M.2 Device appeared first on ExtremeTech.
9 Days Ago AMD announced new details on its upcoming Ryzen 3 CPU family at CES 2019, including demos that show the chip matching Intel core-for-core at 7nm. The post AMD Announces Ryzen 3: 8 CPU Cores, Zen 2 Architecture appeared first on ExtremeTech.