BETHESDA ANNOUNCES RAGE 2

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Bethesda has finally announced the long awaited follow up from the popular Rage. Rage 2 brings together two studio powerhouses – Avalanche Studios, masters of open world insanity, and id Software, the gods of the first-person shooter – to deliver a carnival of carnage where you can go anywhere, shoot anything, and explode everything. The …

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ANIMAL SUPER SQUAD

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Animal Super Squad was released on May 15, 2018 by DoubleMoose Games who also developed the game. Animal Super Squad is an action adventure simulator. This game features a physics engine and it supports community made maps and they can then play with their favorite animals. All gameplay assets used by the developers of the game …

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LENOVO IDEAPAD 330

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The Lenovo Ideapad 330 is a new laptop that features the Intel Kaby Lake 14nm processor. As we have reported earlier, Intel has had yield problems with 10nm devices This machine sells for $575 and up depending on the options. The best model is well over $1200. One CPU version has the i3-8121U which is …

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GIGABYTE LAUNCHES 10 GPU BOX

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Gigabyte has a couple of new rack mounted boxes they are selling corporate types. One box, the G481-HA0, has 10 PCI Express slots with the idea of using a GPU for AI use. 4U is a large box which is needed to hold 10 video cards. Small wonder there are no GPUs to speak of …

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EA REPORTS PS4 OUTSELLS XBOX ONE

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EA believes Microsoft sold about 30 consoles towards the end of 2017 while rival Sony sold more than 73 million consoles. This is the second time EA has mentioned Xbox One sales. In January 2016, EA said during an earnings call that about 18 million to 19 million of the consoles had been sold. Consoles are a …

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GAME UPDATES

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Steam is by far the largest game store. Their content delivery system is very large with mirrors in several locations to help spread the workload. Their system is similar to the Windows Update servers. Given that Steam allows developers easily access to the market for games. This means developers are free to publish updates daily …

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397.64 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 397.64  was released May 9, 2018 for Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. This driver supports Kepler and above and 64-bit Windows. Includes issues fixed in 397.55 Destiny 2: Warmind Conan Exiles Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire. FESTERING PROBLEMS GAME ISSUE DOTA 2 Vulkan may glitch, use DX11 …

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INTEL 14NM SHORTAGES

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Intel has been reporting that their 14nm lines are running at peak capacity but demand has been so strong that they cannot increase it any more. Part of the problem is with the move to 14nm for chipsets has resulted in some problems with CPU production. The problems at 10nm have resulted in more demand …

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INTEL SSD FAULTS BLOCK WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1803 UPDATE

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We have discovered that some M.2 SSD drives by Intel are not working with WIndows 10 version 1803. Intel SSD 600p Intel SSD 6000 Oro   Evidently the affected machines are booting to the UEFI shell or worse. We have seen such problems with Bitlocker at times, but not indication if that is causal yet.  Intel is …

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FAKE MSI STORE FOUND MSI-STORES.COM

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It seems that fake video cards have a new web-site from where they are selling their garbage. msi-stores.com and msi-shops.com have offers of a GTX 1070 for $79 which is 90% below current legitimate prices. Seems to be no end to the supply of miscreants who swindle shoppers on the internet. MSI does not sell …

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