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AMD Ryzen bundles spotted at Amazon.com

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Ryzen 1800X and 1700X bundled with AiO cooler There are plenty of leaks regarding AMD's upcoming Ryzen CPU lineup but the latest listings on Amazon.com are quite interesting as these show AMD's flagship 7 1800X and 7… Go To Full Article

Valve's room-scale VR trackers will soon be sold separately

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Valve has announced that it will soon be selling standalone SteamVR Tracking base stations directly. While you could previously order the tech from HTC, later this year, consumers and developers will be able to purchase the new and improved single-ro... Go To Full Article

Google dominated the VR headset market last year

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A Strategy Analytics report titled “VR Headset Platform Market Share Year End 2016” has revealed that Google dominated the VR headset market last year, with a market share of 69 percent. Over 30 million VR headsets were shipped last year,… Go To Full Article

Sinclair C5 gets a modern reboot as the IRIS eTrike

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Before the Toyota Prius and Tesla Model S, there was the Sinclair C5. Launched in 1985, the electric tricycle was supposed to be the first of many battery-powered vehicles from inventor Clive Sinclair -- renowned for developing personal computers suc... Go To Full Article

AMD Launches Ryzen

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The biggest x86 launch for AMD in five years is today: Ryzen is here. As always before a major launch, AMD gives a ‘Tech Day’ for relevant press and analysts, and through this event AMD’s CEO, Dr. Lisa Su lifted… Go To Full Article

GIGABYTE AORUS Z270X-Gaming 8 Motherboard Review

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On the benching stand today is GIGABYTE’s new Z270X-Gaming 8, which comes in one step down from their gaming flagship. Everything, except the kitchen sink, was seemingly included with this motherboard. Integrated water cooling, dual Gigabit LAN, built-in Wi-Fi, and… Go To Full Article

Valve launches SteamVR support for Linux

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Valve has been giving Steam users Linux love since 2012, and it's not stopping with VR. The company just launched SteamVR for Linux, letting developers create Linux content for the HTC Vive VR headset, trackers and other hardware. The program… Go To Full Article

Futuremark and OptoFidelity partner to showcase VR latency testing platform

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Futuremark and OptoFidelity partner to showcase VR latency testing platform at Mobile World Congress and GDC HELSINKI, FINLAND – February 22, 2017 – Futuremark, the UL-owned developer of industry standard benchmarking software, and OptoFidelity, a globally…

Intel soups up its Atoms

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Intel has souped-up its Atom chip, which is more famous for being an underperforming low-end chip for mobile devices. The latest Atom C3000 chips have up to 16 cores and are more sophisticated than ever. Of course… Go To Full Article

Bloke builds his own open saucy self-driving car

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A self-driving car does not have to cost you a fortune if you can get away from the car industry, according to a University of Nebraska student. According to MIT Technology Review Brevan Jorgenson used open source… Go To Full Article

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