TRANSCEND EXPECTS PRICE DECLINES

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Recently Peter Schu from Transcend says DRAM and NAND flash memory prices will fall over the next 12 months. Both DRAM and NAND flash are oversupplied in the market. DRAMs have fewer vendors than NAND flash memory so DRAM prices will not fall as much as NAND flash. NAND flash is under pressure for price declines due to …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 18282

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Windows 10 version 18282 is an interim release as Microsoft works towards finishing the features for the next major release. First off is the new light theme. This is not enabled by default as Windows will continue with the existing darker theme. More improvements to the snipping tool with some components to be delivered to …

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NVIDIA OFFERS HELP FOR RTX 2080 TI FE CARDS

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Nvidia has posted on their forum that some of the RTX 2080 Ti founders edition cards are experiencing issues. We are aware of many issues with the founder edition as well as with board makers as well. https://forums.geforce.com/default/topic/1079930/geforce-rtx-20-series/rtx-2080-ti-founders-edition-contact-us/ We have not heard from the AIB vendors yet as to their status. Generally those with issues …

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WINDOWS 10 1809 ROLLOUT RESUMES

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Microsoft is resuming the rollout of Windows 10 1809 after fixing the zip file bug and a bunch of other problems. For those who installed 1809, KB4467708 is being distributed with the fixes. More updates for Office 2013 after last weeks batch are also in Windows update today. We expect this rollout will continue over …

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FRACTURED LANDS KEY REVOKED

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Humble Bundle sent us a note after we procured a key for Fractured Lands. Now they tell is the key will be revoked on November 11, 2018. This is a caveat emptor. Dear Humble Store customer, Recently, you were able to pick up a free key for Fractured Lands from the Humble Store. We’re very …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4467708

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Windows 10 KB4467708 applies to version 1809, KB4467702 applies to version 1803 and KB4467686 applies to version 1709. We recommend installing the latest updates including to have the most security available in the online world today. Provides protections against an additional subclass of speculative execution side-channel vulnerability known as Speculative Store Bypass (CVE-2018-3639) for AMD-based computers. These protections …

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HITMAN 2

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Hitman 2 was released on November 13, 2018 by Warner Brothers. The game was developed by IO-Interactive A/S. Hitman 2 is a action shooter. This game is rated mature. Hitman 2 introduces new ways to play, new game modes and new features, including the new Sniper Assassin mode with franchise first co-op play. Gameplay is like …

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416.94 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 416.94 was released November 12, 2018 for  Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. This driver supports Kepler and above and 64-bit Windows. Battlefield V Fallout 76 Hotman 2 Support for Video Codec SDK 4.0 and below versions have been deprecated starting with R415. For users with RTX 2080 Ti cards, this driver is …

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SITE CLEANUP FOR WORDPRESS 5

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This winter we are expecting to have time to update the site to be more efficient. We installed a nocache header as the site uses compressed HTTP from the site cache so pages are fast for new users. We are considering moving the site from the Azure production to a dedicated virtual machine. The main …

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NO UPDATES FOR 1809 YET?

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We are now past 2 update Tuesdays and nothing has surfaced for Windows 10 1809 outside a couple of security updates that were delivered out of band. Microsoft has released some test builds for those on the insider fast ring. The problem with the fast ring is that there can be a lot of problems …

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