Archive for November 2017

Trustmaster Pays Tribute with Vintage Replica Ferarri 250 GTO Wheel Addon

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It's a woody, and it is pricey, with Ferrari celebrating its 70th anniversary in 2017, Thrustmaster’s goal was to launch exceptional racing wheels reflecting the history and style of the famed ‘Prancing Horse’ automaker. The first piece is a limited edition of an iconic model: the 250 GTO wheel, more beautiful than ever even at 55 years young.

Download: GeForce 388.43 WHQL Game ready driver

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You can now download the new GeForce 388.43 WHQL Game ready driver adding optimizations for "Doom VFR," also adds 3DVision support for "Escape from Tarkov" and "Claybook." Some game-crashes related to "Wolfenstein: The New Colossus" on notebooks GPUs are fixed as well.


AMD Announces Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition

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Right, so AMD is now teasing and announcing their yearly December driver. It will be called Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition and is due for a release in early December. The driver, we can safely assume, would become version 17.12 WHQL.

Bitcoin Mining Now Consuming More Electricity Than 159 Countries

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Bitcoin’s recent rise and coverage missed out one of the more interesting and unintended consequences, the surge in global electricity. Bitcoin mining is now using more electricity than 159 individual countries.

Deeplens, a Deep learning Enabled Wireless Video Camera from Intel

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Amazon Web Services announced the 240 USD DeepLens, its first fully programmable, deep learning-enabled wireless video camera. AWS and Intel collaborated on the DeepLens camera to provide builders of all skill levels with the optimal tools needed to design and create artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning products.

Toshiba Releases Premium 2TB XG5-P NVMe SSD

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Toshiba has enhanced its line-up of client SSDs with the launch of premium models in its XG5-P series. The new NVM Express (NVMe) client SSDs improve on the performance of the current XG5 series models and double the maximum capacity to 2 TB. 

Team Group Releases C173 and C175 Pearl USB Drives

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Team Group today announced the rounded C173/C175 Pearl USB drive. With black and white two colors to choose from, they look like mysterious, luxury black pearl and pure, flawless white pearl born from the deep ocean. 

EK Offers Color Choices for M.2 NVMe SSD Heatsinks

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EK is releasing new passive heatsinks for M.2 NVMe Next Generation Form Factor SSDs in multiple color options! The popularity of the existing Black and Nickel plated M.2 NVMe heatsinks clearly indicated the need for more color options. 

Download: Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.11.4 Driver

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AMD just released yet another driver, this round it is Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.11.4. The new driver amongst other things offers support for Oculus Dash Open Beta and DOOM VFR as well as offering a number of fixes.

Apple vulnerability: root login without password possible

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A developer, last night, reported a security problem in macOS High Sierra. This is the latest revision of the operating system for Apple computers. It is possible to log in without a password and obtain 'administrator rights', giving you full access to the computer.

Review: Gigabyte Aorus AC300W Chassis

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We review the Gigabyte AC300W ATX Mid-Tower PC case. Designed with the usage of Gigabyte components in mind the chassis the case is released within the premium Aorus series of products. The casing is tagged VR ready and comes with customizable RGB Fusion functionality.

Read the article here.

DeepCool Offers FH-10, a 10 port Fan HUB

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Always have been worrying about cable management and want to install many fans yet do not have the FAN connectors for it? Well, DeepCool might have a handy solution for you as they offer the FH-10, short for Fan Hub with 10 ports.

iiyama introduces two new G-Master GB2730QS and G3266HS gaming monitors

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The iiyama G-MASTER series has just been updated with two new models. The G-Master GB2730QSU Silver Crow will be released in the first week of December and the G-Master G3266HS Gold Phoenix will be released in the last week of November.

Philips Launches 356M6QJAB/11 35-Inch Monitor

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So 35 inches and Full HD, wowzer. Anyway, Philips is pleased to introduce their latest 35-inch Full HD monitor, the 356M6QJAB/11.  The 35-inch IPS LED-backlight monitor supports a native resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and comes with a 1000:1 contrast ratio.

Toshiba Unveils UFS Devices Utilizing 64-Layer 3D Flash

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Toshiba started sampling Universal Flash Storage (UFS) devices utilizing BiCS FLASH 3D flash memory. The new UFS devices meet performance demands for applications that require high-speed read/write performance and low power consumption, including smartphones and tablets.

How To Steal Keyless Mercedes In Under A Minute

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This Mercedes is gone in 60 seconds. Got a fancy keyless car from Mercedes, Tesla, BMW or another brand? Check out this video, thieves steal a car within a minute. Wireless keys might have a range of maybe 4 meters before your car unlocks, but that doesn't mean the signal can't be boosted (relayed) and manipulated to open and start the car. Tip, you better store your key in a faraday cage like box if you normally keep it in your pocket.

HDMI today announced the release of HDMI 2.1

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This latest HDMI Specification supports a range of higher video resolutions and refresh rates including 8K60 and 4K120, and resolutions up to 10K. Dynamic HDR formats are also supported, and bandwidth capability is increased up to 48Gbps.

AOC Announces AGON AG273QCX and AG273QCG 144Hz HDR Monitors

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AOC officially announced its newest AGON monitors with ultra-high resolutions, 144 Hz or more refresh rates and HDR (High Dynamic Range) support, in addition to monitors with an ultra-fast response time of just 0.5 ms.

Guru3D Rig of the Month - November 2017

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The November edition of the Guru3D Rig of the month 2017 is here and my man Lee certainly went all the way, with his creature in all white and blue, which he called: Temporal Snow

Check out the Guru3D Rig of the month 2017, right here


Toshiba Launches 10TB Surveillance Hard Drive

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Toshiba added the MD06ACA-V, the latest addition to its SV Series line-up of 3.5-inch hard drives for surveillance applications. The new models are available in capacities up to 10 TB with a higher transfer rate compared to previous MD04ABA-V models, helping to enable support for up to 64 camera streams. 

Download: Radeon Software Crimson ReLive 17.11.3 hotfix driver

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AMD released a Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition hotfix driver, it is specifically intended for Radeon RX Vega and fixes an intermittent crash issue may be experienced on some Radeon RX Vega series graphics products.

Destiny 2 Free Trial Today

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Activision has announced that a free trial of Destiny 2 will debut (November 28th, 2017) for PS4, Xbox One, and PC (through Blizzard’s client), giving new players the chance to dive in and play the title for free.

Video games industry forms a coalition to fight the lootcrate gambling crisis

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A number of producers and experts from the games industry have set up an organization that places focus on more self-regulation within game companies. According to the initiators, the founding is a direct response to the discussion about lootboxes and gambling in games.