Latest News - July 2019
- Apple 2019 MacBook Air Price Cut Brings Seriously Crippled SSD Speeds
- Microsoft Begins Forcing Windows 10 1803 Customer Migrations To May 2019 Update
- Elon Musk Unveils Neuralink Human-Brain Interface Straight Out Science Fiction
- This DeepCubeA AI Can Solve A Rubik's Cube In Just One Second
- Lotus Evija Is A Gorgeous 2000 Horsepower EV Hypercar On The Prowl For Tesla Roadsters
- Fortnite Fortbyte 21 Was Found Lurking Within This Massive Metal Llama Building
- Gearbox Confirms Borderlands 3 Won't Support Cross-Play At Launch
- Poetic Justice As Respawn Matches AI-Detected Apex Legends Cheaters With Each Other To Expose The Lame
- Kingston DC500 SSD Review: High Capacity Enterprise Storage
- Comcast Opens Xfinity Mobile BYOD Goodness To These Unlocked Android Smartphones
- New Windows 10 Preview Brings Amazon Alexa Voice Access To Lock Screens With Tighter Integration
- NASA Apollo 11 Embarked On Historic Lunar Mission 50 Years Ago, Private Sector Now Rockets Towards Mars
- ASUS ROG Phone II Snapdragon 855 Plus Flagship Leak Shows Refreshed Design, Sweet 120Hz Display
- AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT Navi Hits Impressive 2.2GHz Overclock With SoftPowerPlay Mod
All News for July 2019
It has been a crazy week so far, thanks to Amazon's 48-hour Prime Day sales event that spurred other retailers to follow suit with discounts of their own. As the dust settles, you can still score a deal on a 2019 model MacBook Air. Should you, though? That depends on how you feel about the downgraded SSD speeds in the... Read more...
If you have a system running the Windows 10 April 2018 Update (version 1803) or earlier, Microsoft is about to push a forced upgrade on you – and you will have little recourse to prevent it from happening. Microsoft made its intentions clear leading up to and during the launch of the Windows 10 May 2019... Read more...
During his record breaking Jeopardy run, it was hard not to think that James Holzhauer's brain was, at times, like a computer. The dude is smart. Through his Neuralink company, Elon Musk is envisions turning brains into actual computers, in a sense, through tiny implants as part of a revolutionary brain control... Read more...
Anyone around in the '80s certainly played with a Rubik's Cube at some point. And many of those people probably ended up peeling stickers off to solve the infuriating puzzle. Researchers from the University of California-Irvine have created an AI system that is able to solve the Rubik's Cube in just over a second;... Read more...
Move over Tesla Roadster; there is a new hypercar on the horizon that is aiming to take the world by storm. And rather than coming from some no-name company with grand [and unobtainable] ambitions, this new vehicle comes from legendary British carmaker Lotus. Witness the Evija, which is said to be Britain's first... Read more...
Players have been working hard to find all the Fortbytes to unlock the latest mystery inside the hugely popular game Fortnite. The mystery of what collecting all the Fortbytes will unlock is nearly coming to a close, as Fortbyte 21 has been discovered inside a metal llama structure. The discovery of Fortbyte 21 marks... Read more...
Borderlands 3 is a highly anticipated co-op shooter that is coming later this year from Gearbox. One of the most oft-requested features gamers have requested of Borderlands 3 is the inclusion of cross-play support. Cross-play has become a hot topic in the gaming industry for quite some time, and Sony -- which has... Read more...
Poetic Justice As Respawn Matches AI-Detected Apex Legends Cheaters With Each Other To Expose The Lame
Apex Legends's developers have been fighting cheaters almost as long as the game has been around. Developers for the game had banned about 770,000 Apex Legends cheaters as of May. Respawn devs have checked in with the gaming community over on Reddit and given some insight into what is going on in the game and its... Read more...
Kingston has been a dedicated stalwart of the memory, storage, and peripheral markets for many years. The company’s products target virtually every type of user, from entry-level first-time PC builders to seasoned sysadmins. The products we’ll be showing you here today, the Kingston DC500R and DC500M solid state drives, target... Read more...
If you’ve been eyeing Comcast’s attractively-priced Xfinity Mobile service, which just so happens to use the Verizon Wireless network, we’ve got some good news to report for those that would like to bring their own device. Up until today, Xfinity Mobile has only supported Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) if you had an... Read more...
Microsoft is baking in tighter integration between Windows 10 and third-party digital assistants such as Alexa, the helpful AI that is found in many of Amazon's products (such as its Echo speaker line). The latest test build of Windows 10 19H2 (18362.10005) features a change to enable digital assistants like Alexa to... Read more...
NASA Apollo 11 Embarked On Historic Lunar Mission 50 Years Ago, Private Sector Now Rockets Towards Mars
If you were alive 50 years ago, and old enough to cast your eyes on a television, you no doubt remember the launch of Apollo 11. On July 16th, 1969 at 9:32am ET, the Apollo 11 Saturn V lifted off from Pad 39A at Cape Canaveral, FL, sending astronauts Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Buzz Aldrin on their journey... Read more...
What appear to be the first real images (read: not renders) of ASUS's upcoming ROG Phone II have found their way to the web, and in the process, reveal a carbon copy physical design compared to the first generation variant. At least as it pertains to the front of the phone, we are hard pressed to spot any changes... Read more...
It will be exciting to see what kind of custom designs and factory overclocks AMD's hardware partners come up with, as it pertains to Navi. Those will start trickling into retail around the middle of August. In the meantime, a video has surfaced of a reference Radeon RX 5700 XT graphics card being modded and... Read more...