Latest News - December 2018
- BMW And Porsche Unveil 450 kW EV Charger That Provides 60 Miles Of Range In 3 Minutes
- Facebook Confirms API Bug Exposed Photos Of 6.8 Million Users
- 3dfx Rampage GPU Performance Revealed 20 Years After Project's Demise
- Nintendo Is Ending Production Of NES Classic (Again) And SNES Classic
- Facebook Portal Smart Display Updated To Support Games And A Web Browser
- NVIDIA GeForce RTX Ray Tracing In Battlefield V Explored Pre And Post Patch
- Turn Your Amazon Fire TV Into A Genesis With Sega's New 25-Game Bundle
- HP Laptops With AMD Ryzen 3000 Series Picasso APUs Debut In Benchmarks Leak
- Grab A Surface Laptop 2 For $799 And More With Microsoft's Smokin' Holiday Deals
- Vitaminwater Contest Offers $100,000 To Ditch Your Smartphone For a Year
- Apple Readies Software Update To Thwart Qualcomm's Chinese iPhone Sales Ban
- 2.5 Geeks Talk AMD Radeon Software Adrenalin 2019 With Scott Wasson
- Razer SoftMiner Cryptocurrency Rewards Program Leads To Confusion For Gamers
- Microsoft Refutes Reports That It Is Covertly Harvesting Windows 10 Activity History Data
All News for December 2018
The move to electric vehicles seems inevitable, but we are slowly getting there as early adopters purchase vehicles like the Tesla Model 3, Nissan Leaf and Chevrolet Bolt. However, there are three primary negatives that make the buying public... Read more...
Some people collect stamps, others collect vintage coins, and some companies collect your Facebook photos. Facebook recently announced that a bug allowed third-party apps to access the photos of nearly 6.8 million users. Facebook has apologized and... Read more...
A new book titled "The Legacy of 3dfx" sheds some incite on 3dfx's experimental Rampage graphics card that never saw a public release. A few pictures released early from the book reveal the results of a few benchmark tests that show how... Read more...
The fun Is coming to an end, folks. Nintendo's NES Classic and SNES Classic aren't long for this world according to comments made this week by Nintendo of America President Reggie Fils-Aimé. While speaking with The Hollywood Reporter, Fils-Aimé... Read more...
Have you been eyeing the Facebook Portal or the larger Portal+? The latest updates for the smart displays may get consumers to bite in spite of mediocre reviews and lingering privacy concerns. Facebook recently added a web browser, news content, and... Read more...
The much anticipated, and sometimes controversial, next installment in the Battlefield franchise is here. There are many aspects to the game, like the World War II setting for example, which have gamers questioning whether or not we need yet another... Read more...
Retro gaming is plentiful nowadays, and retro gaming consoles like SNK's NeoGeo Mini, Nintendo's SNES Classic, and Sony's PlayStation Classic are selling extremely well. Sega is looking to undercut the competition in the retro gaming world, however... Read more...
It looks as though Geekbench is providing us with some pretty good insight on incoming Ryzen 3000 Series processor from AMD. However, these aren't the 7nm Zen 2 monsters that we've been talking about in recent weeks. Instead, the leaks pertain to... Read more...
If you're in the market for a top-notch premium notebook, Microsoft is currently running a "12 Days. 12 Faves" promotion which is providing some rather enticing hardware discounts. One of the deals that immediately caught our eyes is on the Surface... Read more...
Smartphones are everywhere today; go into any restaurant, school, business, or home, and you are guaranteed to see someone swiping away an app on their smartphone. With this in mind, Vitaminwater is running a contest that is challenging one chosen... Read more...
Apple and Qualcomm aren't on friendly terms right now considering that the two firms are currently embroiled in a long-running legal battle over patents and royalties. Qualcomm claims that Apple owes billions in royalty payments, while Apple... Read more...
Be sure to tune in to our 2.5 Geeks Webcast tomorrow afternoon, as we will be having a detailed discussion with Scott Wasson of AMD. For those not in the know, Scott Wasson serves as Senior Manager for Product Management in AMD's Radeon Technologies... Read more...
Cryptocurrency has been a hot topic in 2018, and Google claims that “What is bitcoin?” was one of its top questions this year. A lot of people (and companies) jumped on the cryptocurrency train, including Razer. The company is now offering users... Read more...
Microsoft is looking to clear the air regarding a Windows 10 "feature" that was widely reported yesterday. Activity History is a feature that allows you to view a log of tasks that you have performed on all of your logged-in devices, and was first... Read more...