Category: Technology News

Overclocker Claims Intel X299 VRM Temps are a ‘Disaster’ With Skylake-X

One of the major features Intel has claimed with for its new X-Series of CPUs (both the Skylake-X and Kaby Lake-X) is that they’re all unlocked, with higher TDP...

Early AMD Radeon Vega Frontier Edition Benchmarks Surface

AMD’s Radeon RX Vega GPU is the company’s most significant consumer launch in at least two years. High-end consumer cards don’t own the mass market and they...

Western Digital Unveils 96-layer NAND, 4-bit QLC breakthrough

Western Digital is typically thought of as a traditional HDD manufacturer more than an SSD firm, but the company’s joint NAND flash venture with Toshiba is designed to...

AMD Unveils Ryzen Pro CPUs, Details on Ryzen 3 Chips

AMD has announced its new lineup of Ryzen Pro CPUs, following up on its Epyc server launch earlier this month and, of course, the consumer desktop Ryzen 7 and 5 lines...

PornHub Launches ‘Interactive’ Videos That Sync With Wireless Sex Toys

For as long as technology has existed, mankind has been using it to find ways to enhance its collective sexual pleasure. The oldest known dildo is 28,000 years old and...

Brain-Computer Interfaces Could Eliminate Lower Back Pain

If your lower back hurts, you’re in good company. Back pain inflicts itself on almost everyone during their lives. But there are some unlucky folk who get injured, or...

Drug Delivery Implants, Electrical Stimulation Can Manage Chronic Pain

Physicians have long been interested in approaches to chronic pain management that are less prone to abuse than traditionally prescribed medications. But the ongoing...

New CIA Leak Reveals Tool That Can Track Computers via Wi-Fi

A cache of CIA hacking and information gathering tools have been leaking online lately via in infamous WikiLeaks. Many of the documents detail complex and novel methods...

NASA’s Quiet Supersonic Plane Could Soon Take Flight

It has been more than a decade since the Concorde was retired from service, and since then no passenger aircraft has exceeded the speed of sound. That might change in...

Cyberattacks Disrupt Chernobyl’s Automatic Monitoring System

There are certain things that everyone on planet Earth should be able to agree on. I say that as someone who periodically writes about issues that impact global...