SAMSUNG 256 GIGABYTE MEMORY

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Samsung has announced new 256GB DDR4 memory chips which will be first sold to corporate buyers. The new size is being made on a 7nm process which is about 40% better than the old 10nm line. Samsung is using an extreme UV immersion system to make the RAM. Eventually we expect this size will become …

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INTEL 10NM DELAYS

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To nobody’s surprise that Intel has been slow to deliver 10nm hardware is a testament to how hard semiconductor design has become. Some reports that state Intel has abandoned 10nm are nothing but garbage. Intel has only pushed back release several times, mostly due to poor yields which has been devilishly hard to overcome. If …

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THEME UPDATE CRASHED THE SITE

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A recent update to the theme used on the site caused a problem with WordPress. Unfortunately HTTP 500 errors are notoriously difficult to pin down. After removing all of the plugins and the site still threw HTTP 500 errors, we then turned to the theme to attempt to get the site to load. With no …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 18262

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Windows 10 build 18262 is an early test version to help ready new features for the next semi annual release. Interested to know which of your running apps is DPI Aware? We’ve added a new optional column to the Details tab of Task Manager so you can find out the DPI awareness per process. This …

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ABALYTE

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Abalyte was released on October 16, 2018 by Purple Studios who also developed the game. Abalyte  is a side scroll action game. This game has been released on the Steam early access. This game has been updated a few times since it was released. Abalyte is a 2D-roguelike metroidvania that focuses on the player’s skill and …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1703 NOW OUT OF SUPPORT

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Windows 10 version 1703 also known as the Creators Update is now out of support.  For those using 1709 known as the Fall Creators edition it will be supported until April 2019. While 1809 has been a problem for many, 1803 was not problematic in our shop. Microsoft has fixed some of the issues with …

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CPU-Z BUG WITH INTEL T9400 PENRYN

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It seems that CPU-Z all the way to version 1.86  has not been able to properly work with Intel Penryn processors like the T9400 in our Lenovo T500 and Lenovo T400 laptops. The T9400 uses the new faster 1066 MHz front side bus that Intel uses with the Core 2 series processors. The faster FSB …

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DREADNOUGHT

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Dreadnought was released on October 14, 2018 by Grey Box. The game was developed by Six Foot YEGAR. Dreadnaught is a space based massive battle game. Command and customize your own capital ships. Take down opponents in thundering, team-based combat. Dreadnought is a free-to-play shooter that puts you at the center of spaceship battles on …

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GPU-Z FINALLY DETECTS FAKE VIDEO CARDS

TechPowerUp released 2.12.0 of GPU-Z which has now been programmed to detect counterfeit video cards. NVIDIA GPUs (G84, G86, G92, G94, G96, GT215, GT216, GT218, GF108, GF106, GF114, GF116, GF119, GK106) have all been seen in the market with new ROMs to make them appear to be more recent video cards. See the Vamery saga. …

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416.34 WHQL

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GeForce Driver 416.34 was released October 10, 2018 for  Windows 10 version 1809. Avoid the spyware GeForce experience. This driver supports Kepler and above and 64-bit Windows. Microsoft’s launched a massive new Windows 10 version 1809 update, which includes the public release of DirectX Ray Tracing (DXR), a feature necessary for next-gen NVIDIA RTX Ray Tracing …

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