OnePlus 8 Pro is all about speed, photography and wireless charging

2020-04-14 11:15:36 www.engadget.com These phones also come in new colors, with both models adding a “Glacial Green” — not far off from the classic “Tiffany Blue,” which is apparently a popular choice amongst ladies. The smaller 8 offers a…

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Google may be working on its own processors for Pixels and Chromebooks

Eli Blumenthal 2020-04-14 10:46:52 www.cnet.com Future Google Pixels may be powered by Google's own processors.  Stephen Shankland/CNET Google may soon add itself to the list of companies developing its own processors for its devices. According to a new report,…

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The RedMagic 5G features a 144Hz display, Snapdragon 865, and can be pre-ordered for $579

2020-04-14 10:43:00 www.techspot.com Something to look forward to: We’ve seen smartphone manufacturers follow several trends over the years: non-removable batteries, shrinking bezels, notches. Now, it seems there’s a race to have the handset with the fastest screen refresh rate—a…

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Stephen Wolfram Invites You to Solve Physics

Steven Levy 2020-04-14 10:00:00 www.wired.com Holy matrix! In other words, he’s suggesting that what happens in these models, which exist only as computations, is as valid as phenomena in what we call the real world—even though these model universes…

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OnePlus 8 Pro launches with a 120Hz screen and quadruple camera system

Tom Warren 2020-04-14 11:13:18 www.theverge.com After months of teasers and leaks, OnePlus is launching the OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro today. Both are powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 865 chipset, but it’s the larger OnePlus 8 Pro that…

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Apple TV Channels Gains India’s ‘Eros Now Select’ Streaming Service Filled With Bollywood Movies and Original TV Shows

Mitchel Broussard 2020-04-14 10:41:49 www.macrumors.com Apple TV channels today gained a new streaming service called "Eros Now Select," which includes films and TV shows from India. Now that it's part of channels in the ‌Apple TV‌ app, customers in…

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Minecraft with RTX beta start April 16

Oscar Gonzalez 2020-04-14 09:14:00 www.cnet.com So much light. Nvidia Ray tracing is a new graphics technology that's all the rage in video games. On Thursday, Minecraft players will be able to experience more realistic effects in the game thanks…

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A new Crysis game is seemingly on the way

2020-04-14 10:16:00 www.techspot.com Rumor mill: The official Twitter account of Crysis has woken up after four years with a cryptic tweet that has gamers excited for a possible return of the franchise. Although no other announcements have been made…

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French Koko Large Desk Mouse Pad Desktop Mat, Home Office School Cute Decor Extended Laptop Big Writing Blotter Protector Computer Accessories Pretty Mousepad Women 31″x15″ (Marble-lous Fierce)

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Best Apple MacBook deals for 2020: The new MacBook Air is on sale for $949

Justin Jaffe 2020-04-14 09:33:36 www.cnet.com The new 2020 MacBook Air. Sarah Tew/CNET Apple's brand-new MacBook Air is currently selling at B&H Photo for $949 (though it's currently back-ordered). The 2020 version of Apple's most portable laptop features the Magic Keyboard…

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Rare prototypes of the first Apple Watch uncovered

2020-04-14 09:39:20 appleinsider.com   By William Gallagher Tuesday, April 14, 2020, 06:39 am PT (09:39 am ET) A collector has bought an assortment of early prototype Apple Watches, dating from before the device went on sale in 2015, and…

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Controversial murder simulator Hatred is coming to the Nintendo Switch

2020-04-14 09:47:00 www.techspot.com In context: Nintendo has long had a reputation for being a family-friendly company, shying away from anything too controversial. But that’s not the case when it comes to the Switch. There are some violent games available…

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Nintendo Labo DIY kits are up to 70 percent off today at Best Buy

Cameron Faulkner 2020-04-14 09:49:28 www.theverge.com This story is part of a group of stories called Only the best deals on Verge-approved gadgets get the Verge Deals stamp of approval, so if you're looking for a deal on your next…

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It Shouldn’t Have Taken A Pandemic To Make Us Care About Crappy U.S. Broadband

Karl Bode 2020-04-14 09:34:22 www.techdirt.com from the ill-communication dept For years politicians have paid empty lip service about the "digital divide," or the essential lack of broadband access and affordability. Yet for decades the problem just kept getting kicked…

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RTX On: Minecraft’s gorgeous real-time ray tracing is coming this week

Brad Chacos 2020-04-14 09:00:00 www.pcworld.com After months of teases and previews, the biggest advancement in visual effects in years is finally coming to the biggest PC game ever. Real-time ray tracing is coming to Minecraft for Windows 10 this…

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The biggest ray-traced game yet: Minecraft RTX Beta debuts April 16 on PC

Sam Machkovech 2020-04-14 09:00:17 arstechnica.com This gallery includes Nvidia's provided "after-and-before" images of the impact you can expect from a path-traced lighting system and material-based shaders. Here's the "after," with Minecraft RTX Beta effects enabled. The same scene, "before,"…

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China’s biggest chipmaker takes on Samsung with 128-layer QLC NAND

2020-04-14 09:15:00 www.techspot.com In brief: China's semiconductor industry is gearing up to take on established industry players, especially Samsung. YMTC has come up with a NAND chip that will offer comparable qualities at a potentially lower price. For Samsung,…

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Minecraft’s ray-tracing beta arrives on PC this week

2020-04-14 09:00:46 www.engadget.com Mojang Studios Elsewhere, the visually-focused release brings physically-based rendering (PBR), which means surfaces are set to look a lot more realistic, whether they’re rough matte stone or glossy smooth ice, and to help with the grunt…

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Save $200 on the DJI Mavic Air drone

Rick Broida 2020-04-14 08:41:36 www.cnet.com Sarah Tew/CNET Drone popularity has surged in recent weeks, and no surprise there: Flying a quadcopter is a fun activity you can do from the comfort (and social safety) of your own yard. And…

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Remote work lagging? If you can’t plug it in, upgrade to mesh

Jim Salter 2020-04-14 09:02:32 arstechnica.com Enlarge / Left to right: a looming Netgear Orbi satellite, an upside-down Plume superpod, and an older Eero model.Jim Salter The Great Telework Experiment of 2020 has brought a lot of network challenges to…

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Minecraft’s RTX-powered ray tracing arrives in beta later this week

Nick Statt 2020-04-14 09:00:00 www.theverge.com Minecraft’s cherished but rudimentary pixel art sandboxes are about to get a massive visual overhaul, as Microsoft and Nvidia are announcing RTX-powered ray tracing is coming in beta form to the Windows version of…

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Google said to be preparing its own chips for use in Pixel phones and Chromebooks – TechCrunch

Darrell Etherington 2020-04-14 08:22:39 feedproxy.google.com Google is reportedly on the verge of stepping up their hardware game in a way that follows the example set by Apple, with custom-designed silicon powering future smartphones. Axios reports that Google is readying…

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Google Readies Custom Chip for Pixel Phones and Chromebooks

Tim Hardwick 2020-04-14 08:18:17 www.macrumors.com Google has made significant progress toward developing its own custom-made main processor in recent weeks, reports Axios. According to the report, Google's Pixel phones could be powered by the processors as soon as next…

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The OnePlus 8 range is already on sale ahead of its announcement

2020-04-14 08:30:13 www.engadget.com The OnePlus 8 Pro is also powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 865 and notes a 6.78-inch 3168 x 1440 QHD+ display with a 120Hz refresh rate, a 48-megapixel quad camera system and a 16-megapixel selfie camera. Like…

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Google said to be preparing its own chips for use in Pixel phones and Chromebooks – TechCrunch

Darrell Etherington 2020-04-14 08:22:39 techcrunch.com Google is reportedly on the verge of stepping up their hardware game in a way that follows the example set by Apple, with custom-designed silicon powering future smartphones. Axios reports that Google is readying…

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Best alternatives to Apple TV’s Siri Remote

2020-04-14 08:16:08 appleinsider.com There is a certain level of disdain for Apple TV's Siri Remote. Between its glass design, unintuitive orientation, and high replacement cost, it has left many Apple TV users looking for alternatives. Here are our picks…

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25 Years Later: A Brief Analysis of GPU Processing Efficiency

2020-04-14 07:42:00 www.techspot.com The first 3D graphics cards appeared 25 years ago and since then their power and complexity have grown at a scale greater than any other microchip found in a PC. Back then, these processors packed around…

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Acer Aspire TC-885-UA91 Desktop, 9th Gen Intel Core i3-9100, 8GB DDR4, 512GB SSD, 8X DVD, 802.11AC Wifi, USB 3.1 Type C, Windows 10 Home,Black

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Apple investigating expansion into major health hardware

2020-04-14 07:46:33 appleinsider.com Apple's health plans now appear to extend beyond adding features to Apple Watch, or the iPhone, as it researches photomedicine techniques for use in medical cases ranging from opthalmology to surgery.This isn't something you're going to…

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Radeon RX 5700 XT vs. GeForce RTX 2060 Super: 2020 Update

2020-04-14 07:03:00 www.techspot.com It's time to revisit the battle between two of the most popular current-gen GPUs, the Radeon RX 5700 XT and GeForce RTX 2060 Super, because, why not? We've actually been asked for an update, so we've…

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