20 Years Later, Xbox Creator Apologizes To AMD CEO For Last-Minute Switch To Intel

The original Xbox was released 20 years ago next month, and to mark the upcoming anniversary, the console's designer has apologized to AMD's engineers and its CEO for Microsoft's last-minute decision to drop AMD for rival Intel. GameSpot reports: Sea.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotOct 14th, 2021

Leak shows overclocking Intel"s Core i9-12900K Alder Lake CPU to 5.2 GHz turns it into a cutting-edge space heater

Intel could reveal its Alder Lake-S processors for enthusiasts as soon as next week, but the ongoing stream of leaks is slowly driving the hype train off the cliff. The upcoming Core i9-12900K CPU has been spotted in a series of benchmarks where it s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News49 min. ago

CD Projekt Red delays Cyberpunk 2077 and Witcher 3 console upgrades to 2022

In an update on its investor page and later from its Twitter account, CD Projekt Red made the announcement that its planned full current-generation upgrade of Cyberpunk 2077 for PlayStation 5 and the Xbox Series consoles won't arrive until the first.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News49 min. ago

Durability, docility genes solve domestic horse origins mystery

Humans tamed horses some 4,200 years ago in the northern Caucasus region of what is today southwestern Russia, a study said Wednesday, solving the centuries-old mystery of where and when the process began that led to today's domesticated equine popul.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News49 min. ago

The best is yet to come for Xbox Game Pass subscribers

With Starfield set for release and updates on multiple other first-party titles likely on the way, 2022 will be the year for Xbox Game Pass......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News49 min. ago

Samsung now lets you design your own flip smartphone

Smartphone design hasn't varied much in years and customers are typically beholden to whatever decisions manufacturers make......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News2 hr. 17 min. ago

Cyberpunk 2077, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt PS5 & Xbox Series X Versions Delayed To 2022

CD Projekt RED has postponed the release of the PS5 and Xbox Series X/S versions of Cyberpunk 2077 and The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The post Cyberpunk 2077, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt PS5 & Xbox Series X Versions Delayed To 2022 appeared first on PlayStat.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News4 hr. 48 min. ago

Intel already has five gaming graphics card generations in the works

Intel has already revealed four generations of its upcoming Intel Arc graphics cards, and a new Twitter tease points to a fifth generation......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 49 min. ago

Aruba switch can cut the need for separate, single-function appliances

Hewlett Packard Enterprise company Aruba is taking the wraps of a new flagship data-center switch aimed at helping to better control and secure hybrid-cloud traffic in the enterprise.The Aruba CX 10000 Series switch is a top-of-rack, L2/3 data-cen.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

New Vampyr Update Adds 1440p/60 FPS When Playing On PS5 Via Backwards Compatibility

The new Vampyr update has enhanced the game for PS5 and Xbox Series X/S. Get more details here via Focus Interactive. The post New Vampyr Update Adds 1440p/60 FPS When Playing On PS5 Via Backwards Compatibility appeared first on PlayStation Universe.....»»

Category: gameSource:  psuRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Microsoft not done acquiring game studios following $7.5 billion Bethesda buyout, says Xbox head

The Wall Street Journal recently interviewed Microsoft's vice-president of gaming and head of the Xbox division Phil Spencer. During the publication's Tech Live event, Spencer confirmed Xbox is still willing to buy more game studios should suitable o.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Enthusiast manages to run Windows 11 on a single-core Intel Pentium 4 chip from 15 years ago

We’ve previously detailed on how you can bypass Microsoft’s TPM and CPU requirements to get Windows 11 running on your unsupported PC. And while that may be running an incompatible chip from just a few years ago, it turns out Microsoft actually s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Intel Alder Lake-P CPU engineering sample spotted in AotS benchmark

Most of the leaks around Intel’s Alder Lake platform we’ve seen so far have been about the desktop lineup, but now we have more information about the company's 12th generation laptop processors, which will include low-voltage and high-end parts u.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Xbox Game Pass subs have grown 37%, but Microsoft execs won"t be happy

Axios reports that Xbox Game Pass subs skyrocketed 86% between mid-2019 and mid-2020, jumping 86%—beating its target of 71%. The company wasn’t expecting FY2021 to be as successful so targeted a 48% growth goal, but XGP fell short......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Mammoths Roamed when Humans Started Using Tobacco at Least 12,300 Years Ago

A dig in the Nevada desert finds telltale seeds at the site of a late Paleolithic hearth -- Read more on»»

Category: scienceSource:  sciamRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Crop diversity is needed today for tomorrow"s food security and nutrition

Although scientists have been ringing bells for more than 100 years about the decline of crop diversity in agriculture, questions about the magnitude, causes, and significance of this loss remain unanswered......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Humans did not cause woolly mammoths to go extinct—climate change did: study

For five million years, woolly mammoths roamed the earth until they vanished for good nearly 4,000 years ago—and scientists have finally proved why......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

Europeans in the Americas 1,000 years ago

Columbus was not the first European to reach the Americas. The Vikings got there centuries before, although exactly when has remained unclear. Here, an international team of scientists show that Europeans were already active in the Americas in 1021 A.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News5 hr. 16 min. ago

The best Xbox Series X games for kids

Are you looking for the best kid-friendly games to pair with your Xbox Series X? These are the fun titles optimized for the Series X and great for children!.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News6 hr. 17 min. ago

Key magnet installed at sPHENIX detector

After years of careful planning, crews at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory installed an enormous superconducting magnet that will be the centerpiece of the sPHENIX detector. sPHENIX is an ongoing upgrade to the PHENIX ex.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated News6 hr. 48 min. ago

Samsung, Intel eyeing orders for Mac chips

Samsung Electronics and Intel are both striving to win orders for Apple's in-house developed Mac processors, but industry sources believe TSMC will remain the sole supplier for the next-generation Mac series......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated News11 hr. 49 min. ago