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Nvidia’s RTX IO technology promises faster load times for RTX-equipped systems

RTX IO offloads the work of the CPU to the GPU Something to look forward to: Next-gen consoles are promising quite a few exciting new features, such as heavily reduced load times and reduced mesh or texture pop-in. Fortunately, PC gamers will be able to get their hands on that functionality as well — as […]

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Microsoft blocks Windows 10 May 2020 update for PCs with LTE modems

Users are reporting connectivity issues after installing the update Facepalm: The Windows 10 May 2020 Update is facing a reoccurring LTE connectivity bug that was fixed for previous versions of the operating system less than two months ago. Previously, Microsoft had to resolve the same issue for Windows versions 1903 and 1909, where users experienced […]

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Samsung adds an ultra-short throw 4K laser projector to its Lifestyle lineup of TVs

The Premiere will be come in 130″ and 120″ models when it releases worldwide later this year In a nutshell: Samsung announced today that it’s bringing a pair of ultra-short throw Premiere projectors to its high-end lineup of Lifestyle TVs. The 4K-capable 120″ LSP7T and 130″ LSP9T have been designed to offer the ultimate home […]

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Qualcomm sets new record in 5G mmWave range

Will it help 5G off the ground? Why it matters: Qualcomm has now demonstrated an mmWave connection at a range of 2.36 miles, double what the company originally promised. Range has been the biggest hurdle for wireless cell providers in adopting and deploying mmWave technology in their networks. Assuming this breakthrough can translate into benefits […]

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Asus unveils its RTX 3000-series ROG cards, Wi-Fi 6E router, 360Hz monitors, more

Some interesting products from the ROG brand What just happened? With Nvidia’s Ampere announcement on everyone’s mind, Asus held its Meta Buffs launch event revealing a new lineup of ROG products, including the world’s first WiFi 6E router, 360Hz monitors, a mechanical keyboard, headset, mouse, and several models of the RTX 3090, RTX 3080, and […]

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25 years ago: Microsoft changed the game with the launch of Windows 95

Do you remember where you were when Windows 95 launched? Why it matters: Last week marked the 25th anniversary of the consumer launch of Microsoft Windows 95, arguably one of the most important and influential operating systems in computing history. It was the first version of Windows that really targeted mainstream consumers, and Microsoft’s marketing […]

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Nvidia’s RTX 3000 series will come with Watch Dogs Legion and a free year of GeForce Now

Even more reasons to upgrade Something to look forward to: After months of rumors and speculation, Nvidia’s RTX 3000 series was finally revealed yesterday—and it looks very tasty. For those who want more reasons to upgrade once the cards hit the shelves, here are two: anyone who buys an RTX 3070, RTX 3080, or RTX […]