Category: Technology News

With Your Brain Waves and Virtual Reality, ‘The Matrix’ May Be Just Around the Corner

Earlier this year, we reported on some of the alternately weird and inspired devices created in pursuit of immersive virtual reality. While it was an interesting list...

Dell Adds GTX 1060, 4K to Inspiron 7000 Gaming Laptops

Dell’s Inspiron 7000 gaming series has been a great way to pick up a midrange laptop with the chops for gaming without paying an arm and a leg. The current 15-inch...

SanDisk Breaks Storage Record With 400GB microSD Card

SanDisk is offering a new 400GB microSD card, a breakthrough that would make it the largest microSD currently on the market. SanDisk, which is owned by Western Digital,...

New Movidius Myriad X VPU Packs a Custom Neural Compute Engine

Movidius, the company behind early work on Google’s Project Tango and its own Myriad 2 high performance vision processors, has announced a new VPU (Vision Processing...

What to Expect From the Xbox One X

During Gamescom last week, Microsoft showed a significant number of games running on the new Xbox One X (See it on Amazon) hardware. New titles like Forza Motorsport 7...

Intel’s New Xeon W Chips Bring Skylake-SP to Enterprise, Workstation LGA2066 Sockets

Earlier this year, Intel revamped its entire Xeon line, eliminating the previous E7, E5, and E3 families with a new scheme based around a confusing set of labels...

AMD Agrees to Pay $29.5 Million to Settle Fusion APU Litigation

Three and a half years ago, a group of investors filed a lawsuit against AMD. The group argued that the company’s decision to write down the value of its inventory of...

Apple, Bain Swoop in With Last-Minute Bid on Toshiba’s NAND Flash Business

Toshiba is in bad shape right now. The company’s problems and nuclear construction delays have left it on the verge of bankruptcy, and the firm is looking to sell its...

SteamVR Will Support Windows Mixed Reality Devices

Microsoft has announced that the first Windows Mixed Reality devices will be supported by a number of early VR games currently available, including support for Steam and...

AMD Replaces Ryzen CPUs for Users Affected By Rare Linux Bug

AMD’s Ryzen 7 has been generally well-received by the enthusiast community, but there’s been one low-level problem that we’ve been watching but haven’t...