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The Best Budget Gaming CPUs?

AMD has already shaken up the CPU industry with their Ryzen 3000 Processors. The Zen2 based processors based on the 7nm die offer excellent mid to high-end options for both gaming and productivity. However, the i5-9400F and 9500 by Intel are still the better budget options. AMD looks poised to change this soon with the …

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AMD Delays 3rd Gen Threadripper, 16-Core Ryzen 9 3950X Until November

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When AMD launched its 7nm Ryzen CPUs in July, it promised that there was another high-end chip still to come — the Ryzen 9 3950X, a 16-core processor with a 3.5GHz base clock and a 4.7GHz boost. In the intervening …

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Intel Walks Back Apollo Lake CPU Recall

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Last week, Intel published a PCN (Public Change Notice) on its QDMS website declaring that certain Apollo Lake processors had flaws and would be discontinued. The initial notification the company published was straightforward: An issue had been identified with the …

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Weakness in Intel chips lets researchers steal encrypted SSH keystrokes

In late 2011, Intel introduced a performance enhancement to its line of server processors that allowed network cards and other peripherals to connect directly to a CPU’s last-level cache, rather than following the standard (and significantly longer) path through the server’s main memory. By avoiding system memory, Intel’s DDIO—short for Data-Direct I/O—increased input/output bandwidth and …

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Microsoft, Dell and Samsung double down on foldable devices, whether people want them or not – GeekWire

(Samsung Photo) Some of the world’s biggest technology companies are pushing forward with foldable phones and hybrid dual-screen devices that could represent the next evolution in personal electronics. However, it’s unclear how big of an audience there is for these expensive devices — especially as the companies building them are still working out the kinks. …

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The new networks of the cloud era: smart, programmable and app-centric

Nick McKeown, professor of electrical engineering and computer science at Stanford University, has co-founded and successfully sold four startup companies. They include Nicira Inc., technology acquired by VMware Inc. in 2012 and now responsible for a $2 billion annual run rate as the foundation for NSX. When McKeown steps to a lectern and discusses the …

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