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AMD announces Epyc 9004: up to 96 cores for around $12,000

AMD took the audience on a roller coaster ride as it unveiled the fourth generation of Epyc data center processors at a live event last week. The presenters hurled number after number at the audience the whole way through, so buckle up as we break them down. We should start with the name of the […]

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New aircraft and display technologies land in Microsoft Flight Simulator’s 40th anniversary update

Microsoft Flight Simulator has provided gaming and simulation enthusiasts with some of the most impressive visuals and accurate aircraft recreations available since its release in 1982. The company recently celebrated the sim’s 40th birthday with another feature-filled update, expanding the already impressive selection of planes, airports, and locations. It also includes FSR and DLSS updates […]

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Meet Worok, the cyber espionage group hiding malware within PNG image files

Security researchers have discovered a new malware threat designed to abuse steganography techniques. Worok appears to be a complex cyber-espionage operation whose individual stages are still in part a mystery. The operation’s final target, however, has been confirmed by two security firms. Worok is using multi-stage malware designed to steal data and compromise high-profile victims, […]

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AI-powered Amazon warehouse robot performs the “repetitive tasks” carried out by human workers

Amazon has long been a fan of using robots in its many warehouses, the latest of which is designed to aid workers with some of the more repetitive parts of the job: a robotic arm called Sparrow that can pick and handle items before they’re packaged. As reported by CNBC, Amazon unveiled Sparrow on stage […]

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Twitter roundup: bankruptcy threat, top staff leave, Musk’s payment system plans

To say Twitter is going through an upheaval following Elon Musk’s takeover would be an understatement. With so much news coming from the platform every day, here’s a summary of what’s happened recently, from talk of the company going bankrupt and FTC warnings to the chaotic verification system and Musk’s plan to turn Twitter into […]

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The Razer Naga V2 Pro comes with an adjustable scroll wheel, magnetic side panels

Razer just launched a couple of new models to its popular Naga lineup of MMO-focused gaming mice. The Naga V2 Hyperspeed and V2 Pro both feature wireless connectivity and keep using the series’ signature shape, but they come with updated internals and a few new tricks. The flagship Naga V2 Pro features the same Focus […]

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Nvidia RTX 4080 prices at Micro Center show custom cards reaching $1,599

We’re just five days away from the launch of the next Nvidia Lovelace entry, the RTX 4080. The card has an MSRP of $1,199, and now we’re seeing if AIB partners are sticking close to this recommended price. Some of them are, but only for non-overclocked models; OC cards are priced as high as $1,549, […]