Latest News - August 2019
- Razer Viper Gaming Mouse Gets Deadly Fast With Optical Switches
- LG Patent Shows Off Tri-Fold Smartphone With Ingenious Hinge Design
- eTailer Data Has AMD Ryzen 3000 Zen 2 CPUs Demolishing Intel In DIY Market Sales And Revenue
- Google Play Pass App And Game Subscription Service Testing Is Underway
- Crucial VxWorks OS Zero-Day Exploits Put 200 Million Devices At Severe Security Risk
- Verizon CEO Optimistically Predicts 5G Coverage For Half Of America In 2020
- A Still-Sealed NES Game From 1987 Is Expected To Fetch $10,000 At Auction
- Pagani's Huayra Roadster BC Is A $3.4 Million, 800 HP Hypercar Performance Demon
- AMD CEO Confirms High-End Radeon Navi And Zen 2 Mobile Ryzen CPUs Incoming
- Fortnite Season 10 Brings 2-Person Mechs, Return Of Dusty Divot, And New Rift Zones
- Intel 10nm Ice Lake Benchmarks: 10th Gen Core i7 Performance Explored
All News for August 2019
Razer has debuted a new gaming mouse called the Viper that it is aiming directly at the world of eSports. The big claim to fame for the Razer Viper is the use of new Optical Mouse Switches described as the company's fastest switches yet. Razer says that the Optical Mouse Switches have three times the actuation speed... Read more...
Folding smartphones are coming and are poised to become more commonplace in the future. LG has a new patent application that shows line art teasing a device of the future with a tri-fold design and a very cool hinge. Unlike Samsung's devices that come with a stylus that stores inside the body of the device; LG's... Read more...
The last time that we reported on CPU sales data from German eTailer Mindfactory (which was colorfully compiled by Ingebor), AMD's family of Ryzen 2000 processors was putting a serious hurting on Intel's long-running dominance in the field. AMD's aggressive pricing along with the overall excellent performance of Zen+... Read more...
When Apple announced its monthly subscription gaming service called Apple Arcade, everyone expected Google to launch its own similar service. It's taken Google some time to launch a competing service, but it seems that service is here. Google is now testing a service called Google Play Pass. Google's Play Pass... Read more...
It is big news when a major vulnerability is discovered and exploited in Windows, because there is the potential to do a lot of harm. We saw this when WannaCry crippled UK hospitals for a short time (fortunately, it was mitigated rather quickly). Now, you may not have heard of VxWorks, a real-time operating system... Read more...
At this point in time, 5G coverage in the United States is pretty much... well, pathetic. While wireless carriers like AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile have lit up 5G networks in a few cities across the country, it has mainly been limited to super-fast, and limited-range mmWave rollouts. Verizon claims that it is ready to... Read more...
Here I thought that staged reality shows were the only places that people stumbled upon treasures, but sometimes it happens that way in real life as well. That is how it went for Scott Amos, an Arizona man who found an unopened Kid Icarus game cartridge for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) while cleaning out... Read more...
Money may not buy happiness, but I don't imagine there will be many miserable faces sitting behind the steering wheel inside Pagani's newly unveiled Huayra Roadster BC. Born out of a research project that began in 2017, the Huayra Roadster BC is a street-legal hypercar that is one part artwork and several parts a... Read more...
The first batch of Navi cards are solid efforts by AMD—both the Radeon RX 5700 XT and Radeon RX 5700 do a good job of competing with comparatively priced graphics cards from NVIDIA. That said, the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti is still the king of the hill. AMD does not have a card to compete with that beast, but company CEO... Read more...
Fortnite Season 10 is finally upon us and with it comes some big changes to gameplay mechanics. The most prominent addition is a new mech vehicle called B.R.U.T.E. This two-person beast can jump and stomp its way through the map, demolishing nearly everything in its path. The mechs can be controlled by just one... Read more...
Back in May, Intel disclosed a number of details regarding its next-generation 10nm Ice Lake architecture and Project Athena. The latter is an innovation program Intel kicked-off in collaboration with key industry partners that’s meant to usher in a new breed of advanced laptop designs and mobile devices. Today... Read more...