Report: Intel Will Build DG2 at TSMC on ‘Enhanced’ 7nm Node
Intel is rumored to be building its upcoming DG2 GPU at TSMC, on a yet-unnamed 7nm process.
AMD Is Bringing Threadripper Pro, 8-Channel Motherboards to Market
AMD is bringing its 8-channel Threadripper Pro family to the retail channel after previously restricting it to OEMs only.
Lenovo’s New Legion Gaming Laptops Sport Latest AMD, Nvidia Hardware
The new machines combine AMD's latest CPUs with Nvidia's new mobile GPUs. The price tags won't be in the budget range, but they're much lower than some competing gaming laptops.
AMD Launches Ryzen 5000 Mobile APUs, Previews 3rd Gen Epyc
AMD has announced its new Ryzen Mobile 5000 family, with a heavy emphasis on 35W-45W chips and a couple of new 15W Zen 3 cores.
Nvidia Announces RTX 3060 Graphics Card, Launching in February for $329
Nvidia's new RTX 3000 graphics cards represent a significant improvement over the last-gen RTX cards, but finding the latest and greatest can be a challenge. Supply might loosen up a little next month with the launch of Nvidia's latest GPU, the RTX 3060.
NASA Extends Jupiter and Mars Missions
NASA builds its hardware to last — missions like Curiosity, Hubble, and New Horizons have survived long past their initial design life. This allows NASA to wring out every bit of science from its most successful missions, and now you can add Juno and InSight to the list.
The Semiconductor Shortage Has Come for the Auto Industry
The great semiconductor shortage of 2020-2021 has hit the automotive industry, slowing vehicle shipments as companies jostle for hardware.
NASA Will Launch Europa Clipper on Commercial Rocket
Congress previously required that this mission launch on the massively delayed Space Launch System (SLS), but the most recent NASA budget has untied the agency's hands.
Intel at CES 2021: 8-Core Tiger Lake, 35W 11th Gen Mobile CPUs, Rocket Lake
Intel talked up multiple aspects of its 2021 strategy at CES this year, with a particular focus on new mobile chips and platforms in the Tiger Lake 11th Gen family, as well as confirming details on the upcoming Rocket Lake desktop launch.
PC Sales Up 26 Percent in Q4, 13 Percent Year-on-Year
PC sales have skyrocketed in 2020, and the trend should continue into 2021.
The Day I Learned What Data Science Is
Data science is so new and rapidly evolving, and the answer is heavily dependent on the background of who is doing the answering.
Microsoft Denies Cutting Secret Deal With Duracell Over Xbox Controllers
Despite earlier rumors, there is no secret deal between Microsoft and Duracell to keep the Xbox controller using old AA technology.