First Tests of AMD's Ryzen 5 3600 CPU
Lazlo, yesterday, 19:33
Despite the fact that new processors from AMD will hit the shelves only on July 7, the results of the first tests of the Ryzen 5 3600 chipset have appeared on the Internet. The new model is very promising in benchmarks and can compete with more expensive Intel models.
Bill Gates: My Biggest Mistake? Underestimating Android
fixumdyrdum, yesterday, 10:40
Despite many successes, Microsoft has had its share of slips over the years. In a recent interview, Gates admitted what was the biggest mistake in his career. And it's not about Vista. It's Windows Phone.
Bitcoin Gains After Announcement of Libra Cryptocurrency
Aquma, 24 June 2019, 11:16
The cryptocurrency Libra, recently announced by Facebook, has contributed to a significant increase in the value of Bitcoin. The co-founder of this social networking site, Chris Hughes, is afraid of the future sketched by the new project from Mark Zuckerberg's company.
Intel Likely to Lower CPU Prices Before the Launch of AMD Ryzen 3000
aadamus, 21 June 2019, 23:34
All indications are that Intel is gearing up to lower the prices of all its eighth and ninth generation processors. This is to be a response to the latest Ryzen 3000 series from AMD, which will appear on the market on July 7 this year.
Nvidia GeForce RTX Super Series Announcement in July?
Lazlo, 21 June 2019, 23:22
Earlier unofficial reports have not been confirmed and Nvidia has not presented the long-awaited GeForce RTX from the Super family. However, new leaks have appeared, suggesting that the official announcement and their market launch is planned for July.
Microsoft Develops Only One Version of Xbox Scarlett
Aquma, 21 June 2019, 14:58
In an interview with Business Insider Phil Spencer, the head of the Xbox brand, said that the company is currently focusing on Project Scarlett. The company is not currently working on Lockhart, the weaker 9th-gen console, which has appeared many times in rumors.
LoudMiner Turns PCs With Illegal Software into Cryptocurrency Mines
Aquma, 21 June 2019, 13:44
ESET cyber security experts discovered a new virus that secretly mines cryptocurrencies on an infected computer. The software is called LoudMiner and is extremely clever.
Nvidia RTX Super GPU Prices Leaked
Lazlo, 20 June 2019, 14:37
More leaks have appeared on the Internet concerning RTX 2060 Super, RTX 2070 Super and RTX 2080 Super models. They suggest that Nvidia will announce new models on June 21 and that they will be available for sale in mid-July. We also learned about the expected prices of the new chipsets.
PlatinumGames CEO on PS5 and Xbox Scarlett: „It's more of the same.”
Aquma, 19 June 2019, 16:13
Head of PlatinumGames believes that PlayStation 5 and Xbox Scarlett will bring nothing new to the industry. The developer is convinced that more innovation can be expected from cloud-based platforms such as Google Stadia.
According to Devs, PS5 is More Powerful Than Xbox Scarlett
Lazlo, 18 June 2019, 15:33
According to developers who have had the opportunity to work with next-gen console dev kits, PlayStation 5 offers greater performance than Xbox Scarlett. Game developers also point out that powerful consoles will allow the development of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Samsung Warned Against Viruses on Smart TV and Quickly Regretted it
orson_dzi, 18 June 2019, 11:42
Today's TVs have similar or even the same operating systems as smartphones and computers. As a result, they not only offer a number of different functions, but are also susceptible to viruses. Samsung wanted to show how to protect itself from them, but quickly regretted its decision.
Intel Ice Lake and AMD Ryzen 3000 CPUs in CPU-Z benchmark
Aquma, 17 June 2019, 20:34
Wccftech reports, citing a post on a Chinese hardware forum, that in single-thread performance tests, Intel processor based on 3.7 GHz Sunny Cove architecture achieves a slightly better result than the Ryzen 7 3800X, whose core operates at 4.7 GHz.
Nvidia is Preparing Refreshed Shield TV Console
Aquma, 17 June 2019, 16:04
Android TV reports that Nvidia is planning to create a refreshed version of the Shield TV console. The device is to be based on the newer version of Tegra X1. Unfortunately, at the moment it is not known whether it will reach the market.
Prices of X570 Motherboards for Ryzen 3000 Series CPU Leaked
Aquma, 17 June 2019, 15:54
Danish online store Komplett.dk has placed on its website product cards of motherboards based on X570 chipset, dedicated to Ryzen 3000 CPU, and... these things will be pricey, to say the least.
Microsoft Supports GOG Galaxy 2.0, Talks With Epic Games Store Are Underway
Jakub Mirowski, 15 June 2019, 17:19
GOG Galaxy 2.0, the new GOG.com digital distribution platform, has been officially supported by Microsoft. Talks about potential cooperation with owners of other clients are still in progress.
Microsoft: Xbox Scarlett Won't be Our Final Console
Froozyy, 14 June 2019, 16:24
Phil Spencer, head of the Xbox brand, announced that Scarlett will not be the final Microsoft console. He also talked about the xCloud streaming service and the future of Xbox consoles.
Windows 10 May 2019 Update Boosts AMD Ryzen CPU?
Aquma, 14 June 2019, 14:55
AMD boasted that the improvements made to Windows 10 in the May update made it work faster with the Ryzen series of processors. In the company's opinion, the efficiency gains are expected to reach as much as 15% in some cases.
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Super Appered in EEC Base
Aquma, 13 June 2019, 15:46
A new product from Nvidia has appeared in the Eurasian Economic Community (EEC) database. Its designation suggests that it is the GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Super graphics card.
Samsung Copyrights Smartphone With Foldable Screen
Serek, 13 June 2019, 15:41
Samsung is planning to produce a smartphone that we can fold and put on like a watch. The world has not forgotten about the infamous case of Galaxy Fold, and the Korean giant is already patenting new technology.
Corel Painter Essential 6 Available for Free
Entelarmer, 12 June 2019, 22:31
Full version of Corel Painter Essential 6, graphics program for aspiring artists, can now be downloaded for free. The app will be available until July 18.
Russia Intends to Block 9 Popular VPN Services
Lazlo, 11 June 2019, 12:19
The Russian Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Roskomnadzor, intends to block access to 9 popular VPN services. In March this year, 10 large suppliers were to receive requirements on limiting access to websites. Only Kaspersky Lab agreed to implement them.
Radeon RX 5700 Revealed; E3 2019 AMD Presentation Summary
Lazlo, 11 June 2019, 10:11
Tonight, as part of the E3 2019 fair, AMD organized the Next Horizon Gaming presentation. During the game we could see for the first time new Radeon RX 5700 cards and a 16-core gaming CPU Ryzen 9 3950X. Almost all new products will be launched on the market on July 7.
Intel Challenges AMD: „Beat Us In Real Games”
Aquma, 10 June 2019, 11:30
Intel's Jon Carvill decided to challenge the competitive AMD corporation - he believes that the Ryzen 3000 series CPU will not be able to receive the crown of the „best gaming processor”.
Leak Reveals AMD Ryzen 9 3950X - First 16-core Processor For Gamers
Aquma, 10 June 2019, 11:01
The slide from the planned AMD presentation on E3 2019, which was received by VideoCardz, revealed the existence of another Ryzen 3000 series processor - the powerful 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X.
Radeon RX 5700 XT Specs Leaked Before E3
Lazlo, 10 June 2019, 02:44
The day before the official presentation of the Next Horizon Gaming event taking place during the E3 2019 fair, the specification of the Radeon RX 5700 XT GPU were leaked. A strong competitor for the RTX 2070 is in the works.
Steam Will Get A New Skin?
Serek, 10 June 2019, 02:29
There are some photos on Steam Database Twitter showing possible new Steam interface. It is very possible that Valve's platform will soon undergo a gentle lifting, which will make it easier for users to use the application.
Xbox Elite 2 Controller Announced; Release in November
Ender, 10 June 2019, 01:19
New version of the award-winning Xbox Elite controller was presented on Microsoft's E3 2019 Expo conference. The gamepad, which was once again built from a scratch, will debut on the market in November this year.
Project xCloud - Launch Date of Microsoft's Streaming Service
Entelarmer, 10 June 2019, 00:18
Microsoft has given us the launch date of Project xCloud. The game Streaming service will be available in October.
Xbox Scarlett Revealed - 120 FPS, Raytracing, SSD as Main Features
Serek, 10 June 2019, 00:01
Microsoft's conference on E3 2019 finally brought the expected announcement of a new console - Xbox Scarlett. The device will offer 120 FPS gameplay, raytracing support and several other new features like SSD.
Xbox Scarlett Reveal on E3 2019
Jakub Mirowski, 09 June 2019, 16:00
We can be reasonably sure that during today's Microsoft conference as part of the E3 2019 fair we will see the next console of the Redmond giant. This is indicated by a message hidden in photos published by the company.
New Rumors About GeForce RTX Super
Lazlo, 09 June 2019, 14:21
New leaks concerning the unannounced GPU from Nvidia, dubbed „Super” have surfaced on the web. They provide a handful of information on the key performance differences in the specifications of new chipsets.
Samsung Galaxy Note10 Leaks; Possible Appearance and Price?
Aquma, 07 June 2019, 13:55
A lot of rumors appeared on the web concerning the new flagship of Samsung - the Galaxy Note10. We've also seen a rendered graphic that depicts the possible appearance of the device.
Google Stadia - Price, Release date and Launch Titles [Updated]
Vergil, 07 June 2019, 11:50
Stadia, i.e. the streaming platform from Google, will debut later this year. Thanks to a leak, we already know how much we will have to pay for the opportunity to check it, and we the first titles that will be released on the new platform.
YouTube Videos Ridiculing the $999 Apple Stand Disappear from Internet
orson_dzi, 07 June 2019, 01:26
The echoes of Apple's conference, during which the company's new monitor was presented, along with a stand costing almost $999 extra, will not fade away. Films ridiculing the device started to disappear from the Internet.
Google Maps Shows Speed and Tries to Warn About Speed Cameras
Lazlo, 06 June 2019, 14:27
The latest Google Maps update introduces a feature that many users have been waiting for - speedometer and speed limit information. Recently, the application has also started to inform drivers about speed cameras.
PS5 Fully Compatible with PS4; 120 FPS Possible?
Aquma, 05 June 2019, 16:22
In an interview for CNET, Jim Ryan, PlayStation brand manager for Sony, shared several new details about the next console of the Japanese manufacturer.
IKEA Develops a Line of Items for Gamers
AlexB, 05 June 2019, 13:10
In 2020, the IKEA chain will offer products from the UPPKOPPLA series. These will be personalized gadgets designed for gamers to improve the comfort of playing.
WWDC 2019 - Apple Shows iOS 13, Catalina MacOS and Other Novelties
Lazlo, 04 June 2019, 13:04
During a presentation at the WWDC 2019 conference, Apple announced numerous novelties, which should soon appear on the devices of this manufacturer. Among the revealed items we will find iOS 13, Catalina macOS and new Mac Pro with a monitor, the stand for which costs around $ 1000.
$1,000 Stand for Apple Monitor Causes Outrage
ElMundo, 04 June 2019, 12:44
At yesterday's WWDC 2019 conference, Apple unveiled its new 6K Pro Display XDR monitor. An interesting fact is that the stand for the device is sold separately and costs as much as... the new iPhone XS.
Google Stadia - Games, Prices, Other Details Revealed on June 6
aadamus, 04 June 2019, 00:27
Stadia is Google's latest project for streaming games from the cloud. Over a week ago, a tweet informed us that this summer we will get to know the first details about the service. Today, Google announced that the presentation will take place on June 6.
Nvidia Super - Refreshed Editions of RTX 2060, 2070 and 2080 Inbound?
Lazlo, 03 June 2019, 14:50
After Nvidia published a short video stating that „something super” was coming, speculations were made on the Internet suggesting that refreshed versions of RTX 2060, 2070 and 2080 cards would be available on the market. Interestingly, they are said to be more powerful and cheaper than the models currently available on the market.
Oppo Presents Selfie Camera Embedded in Smartphone Screen
Adrian Werner, 03 June 2019, 14:23
Oppo is working on a smartphone where the front camera is hidden under the screen. Vice President of the company boasted a video showing how the solution works in action.
AMD Ryzen 3000 Overclocking; 5GHz Within Reach
Lazlo, 31 May 2019, 20:24
The first information concerning overclocking of processors from the Ryzen 3000 family appeared on the web, according to which it is possible to achieve a clock at the level of 5 GHz. It is also possible that in 2020 a special version of the processor with factory clock up to 5 GHz will be available on the market.
The End of Windows? Microsoft's Vision of Modern OS
Aquma, 30 May 2019, 14:23
Microsoft presented its vision of a modern operating system. Among other things, the software should be secure, always connected to the network and updated in a way the user won't notice.
AMD Shares Go Up After Thanks to New Ryzens and Navi GPUs
Lazlo, 29 May 2019, 19:35
After the official presentation of the new Ryzen 3000 series processors and Navi graphics cards, AMD shares on NASDAQ went up a lot. Analysts and investors believe that the new designs can enable the manufacturer to increase its market share and compete more effectively with Intel.
Amazon Sold Motorola's Smartphone Before it was Announced
ElMundo, 29 May 2019, 13:24
Although Motorola Moto Z4 was not officially announced, by Amazon's mistake the smartphone reached its first owner. Thanks to this we got to know the details of this model.
Intel Ice Lake CPU Laptops in Next Few Months
Grzechu, 29 May 2019, 11:00
New architecture and improved performance are the features of the 10th generation Intel Core Ice Lake processors. Will the great promises of the company be fulfilled? We'll find out soon enough.
New Snapdragon 8cx Claimed to be Faster Than Intel Core i5
Aquma, 28 May 2019, 14:10
Well-known mobile processor manufacturer Qualcomm has announced that its new laptop CPU is performing better than Intel's Core i5-8250U in benchmarks. The chip will be introduced to the market in 2020 on computers manufactured by Lenovo.
ARK OS – Huawei Registers Trademark for Proprietary OS
Serek, 28 May 2019, 12:24
Huawei has registered the trademark 'Huawei ARK OS' in Europe, which can only mean one thing - the Chinese company is picking up the gauntlet after tensions between Huawei and American companies, most notably in this case - Google.
Intel Unveils Core i9-9900KS and Ice Lake's Benchmarks
Lazlo, 27 May 2019, 14:06
Intel surprised everyone and introduced the new powerful Core i9-9900KS processor at the beginning of this year's Computex. In addition, the company boasted the performance of their 10 nm Ice Lake processors.