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SEAGATE 16GB HAMR DISKS

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Seagate has finally shipped their first 16TB HAMR disks for general data center use. The new HAMR technology has been under development for a very long time. Now Seagate has developed it enough that concerns over the plates being damaged seem to be mitigated enough for general use. Hard disk plates are now mostly made …

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417.22 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 417.22 was released December 3, 2018 for  Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. This driver supports Kepler and above and 64-bit Windows. Battlefield V Tides of War Chapter 1: Overture Update Support for Video Codec SDK 4.0 and below versions have been deprecated starting with R415. Some issues with power management are mostly …

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ARGO CRASHES OUR X230

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We test games regular on several platforms and Argo with the anticheat loader green screens Windows after the loader begins loading the game. The Lenovo X230 has an i5 CPU and 8GB of memory which should be fine but it repeatedly throws a thread error which suggests the anticheat is making improper calls to undocumented …

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RTX TITAN EXPECTED SOON

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Given the history of the Titan cards from Nvidia its reasonable to expect a new model to made from the latest ASIC. Most likely the Titan will be between the Quadro and RTX 2080 Ti cards available now. Given the Quadro card, its likely the RTX Titan will ship with 12GB of VRAM. It could …

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CITY PATROL: POLICE

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City Patrol: Police was released on November 29, 2018 by Toplitz Productions. The game was developed by Caipirinha Games. City Patrol: Police is a racing game. This game is using a new DRM called Valeroa which is first seen with this game. The player can leave the vehicle and walk in first-person perspective. Meet with informers, shadow suspects, …

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417.21 HOTFIX

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GeForce Driver 417.21 was released November 29, 2018 for  Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. This driver supports Kepler and above and 64-bit Windows. Memory Data Rate reporting an incorrect value in the NVIDIA Control Panel Microsoft Edge does not respond after playing back video Can’t apply color format after updating to driver 417.01 Support …

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WARLORDS AWAKENING

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Warlords Awakening was released on November 28, 2018 by Playwith Interactive who also developed the game. Warlords Awakening is an isomorphic massive multiplayer game. Warlords Awakening, a remastered MMORPG (Elite Lord Of Alliance) that will place you on a journey to become an Elite Lord with an action packed story and ominous monsters around every corner. …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 18290

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Windows 10 build 18290 is an interim released of the 1H19 version. Some improvements and polish to the Start Menu is the most obvious change. Date and Time sync is also improved but Windows does not yet allow for multiple time servers. Now its possible to monitor the microphone with the new system tray icon. …

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DARKSIDERS III

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Darksiders III was released on November 27, 2018 by THQ Nordic. The game was developed by Gunfire Games. Darksiders III is an action adventure role playing game. Gunfire is largely made up from members of the original Vigil Games group that made the first two games. Return to an apocalyptic Earth in Darksiders III, a hack-n-slash Action …

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417.01 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 417.01 was released November 26, 2018 for  Windows 10. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. This driver supports Kepler and above and 64-bit Windows. Darksiders III Support for Video Codec SDK 4.0 and below versions have been deprecated starting with R415. Some issues with power management are mostly due to Windows. Windows 1809 is now …

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