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Atari to Make its First Console in Decades, but What the Heck Is It?

Atari to Make its First Console in Decades, but What the Heck Is It? At E3 last week, Atari CEO Fred Chesnais told GamesBeat that the company was “back in the hardware business” and that the next Atari console would be based on PC technology.First, the Atari of today is a shadow of a shadow of its former self.

Tesla Overtakes BMW, Now Fourth Most Valuable Automaker

Tesla Overtakes BMW, Now Fourth Most Valuable Automaker In the last three months, it has passed GM, Ford, and now BMW to become the world’s fourth most valuable automaker on the stock market.While the world’s biggest automakers deliver 2 million to 10 million vehicles a year, Tesla delivered 76,230 vehicles last year.

Retail Listings, Prices for AMD's Vega Frontier Editions Appear

Retail Listings, Prices for AMD's Vega Frontier Editions Appear When AMD announced that it would launch its upcoming Vega GPU for professional markets before bringing it to the consumer space, would-be customers were somewhat less than thrilled.We now know that the GPU will launch for consumer products in July, with the professional Radeon Vega Frontier Edition available in June.

This Tiny Radioactive Implant is a Powerhouse for Treating Prostate Cancer

This Tiny Radioactive Implant is a Powerhouse for Treating Prostate Cancer ” Even though there does exist a less-extreme path that prostate cancer can take, there’s still a continuum of severity and aggression, just like there is for any kind of cancer.For those people who do require more aggressive treatments such as radiation, there’s a tiny implant among the relatively less-scary options for prostate cancer treatment.

Intel Launches Core i9 X-Series CPUs, 10-Core Available Now, 18 in October

Intel Launches Core i9 X-Series CPUs, 10-Core Available Now, 18 in October When Intel announced its new Core X-series of parts, it made several significant changes to its HEDT (High-End DeskTop) product lineup.First, these new Core i9 CPUs would have a significantly different cache hierarchy, with more L2 and significantly smaller amounts of L3.

5 Features That Will Reshape Phones

5 Features That Will Reshape Phones A taller screen ratio can more effectively use the surface area and make a phone more comfortable to hold.A taller screen like the G6’s 18:9 panel is comparatively narrow, while still having a large diagonal measurement.

Can You Build a $500 Gaming PC to Match the Xbox One X?

Can You Build a $500 Gaming PC to Match the Xbox One X? But whether you can match the Xbox One X with an equivalent PC build isn’t just about horsepower; it’s also about how you define the word ‘match.Thanks to sheer size, Microsoft can get deals on Xbox One X components that you and I simply can’t touch buying from Newegg or Amazon.

Take-Two Kills Popular GTA V Modding Tool

Take-Two Kills Popular GTA V Modding Tool One of the most popular editing suites used in GTA V was a program called OpenIV, which supported database manipulation and could be used to create a vast range of gameplay changes, effects, and content swaps.If you’ve ever seen videos of the popular Vehicle Cannon mod, you’ve got some idea of how zany some GTA V modders are (and to be fair, it looks hilarious).

iFixit Labels the Surface Laptop a 'Glue-Filled Monstrosity'

iFixit Labels the Surface Laptop a 'Glue-Filled Monstrosity' At the time, the Surface Laptop seemed like any other thin-and-light PC Microsoft has pushed.According to iFixit, the Surface Laptop isn’t repairable at all.

There's No Profit Margin for Microsoft on the Xbox One X

There's No Profit Margin for Microsoft on the Xbox One X Unlike the Xbox One and Xbox One S refresh, both of which made money from Day 1 and were profitable pieces of hardware, Microsoft isn’t earning a cent on the Xbox One X.When asked by Business Insider if the Xbox One X would be profitable for Microsoft, Spencer flatly answered “No.

The Best Games of E3 2017

The Best Games of E3 2017 In one sense, E3 2017 was something of a disappointment.Sure, Microsoft had its new half-step console to unveil, but we spent the majority of the press events watching trailers for games that we already knew about going in.

E-Cigarettes Can Be Used to Hack Computers, Could Encourage Them to Start Smoking

E-Cigarettes Can Be Used to Hack Computers, Could Encourage Them to Start Smoking Proponents of e-cigarettes have argued that they can help people stop smoking (and I’m personally friends with one former smoker who used e-cigarettes as a stepping stone to quitting nicotine altogether).Others have argued that the aerosolized fluid that e-cigarettes create can create health issues of its own.

Self-Driving Cars, AI Are Driving New Chip Designs

Self-Driving Cars, AI Are Driving New Chip Designs If Computex was any indication, these companies are looking towards emerging markets in self-driving cars, the Internet of Things, next-generation connectivity solutions, artificial intelligence, and a range of other topics.You can see them, you can feel them,” Hugo Swart, head of Qualcomm’s consumer electronics and IoT businesses, told Reuters.

Minecraft's New 4K Textures Don't Even Look Like Minecraft

Minecraft's New 4K Textures Don't Even Look Like Minecraft With Microsoft at the helm, Minecraft has added new features and come to more platforms, but it hasn’t looked any different until now.This unifies most versions of Minecraft under the same game engine, known as Bedrock.

US-CERT Warns North Korea Has Stepped Up Cyberattacks

US-CERT Warns North Korea Has Stepped Up Cyberattacks The United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) has issued a warning that North Korea has stepped up its efforts to attack media, aerospace, and financial companies in the United States.Government partners, DHS and FBI identified Internet Protocol (IP) addresses associated with a malware variant, known as DeltaCharlie, used to manage North Korea’s distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) botnet infrastructure.

Dell Unveils Laser Projector That Creates 100-inch 4K Image

Dell Unveils Laser Projector That Creates 100-inch 4K Image Those problems might go away forever with the newly unveiled Dell Advanced 4K Laser Projector.As the name suggests, this is a 4K projector that uses lasers instead of a regular lamp.

Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) Review Roundup: Not Bad, Still Expensive

Microsoft Surface Pro (2017) Review Roundup: Not Bad, Still Expensive The Microsoft pen, which was formerly included in all but the cheapest Surface Pro 4’s, is now a separate purchase.This makes the new Surface Pro effectively $100 more expensive than previous older models, and The Verge notes that the “full Surface experience” will run you $1,528 if you buy a Surface Pro and $1,299 for the same specs in the Surface Laptop.

Depressed or Suicidal? AI Algorithm Detects What’s Hidden Beneath the Smile

Depressed or Suicidal? AI Algorithm Detects What’s Hidden Beneath the Smile To tease out the differences, the researchers looked at a handful of facial gestures displayed by three groups of people – those with suicidal ideation, depressed patients, and a medical control group.Remarkably, rather than frowning being the most telling feature in discriminating between depressed and suicidal patients, it was smiling.

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ET Deals: One Month Free Trial of FreedomPop's Unlimited Talk, Text, and Shared 4GB Data for Just $0.50 Per SIM 50 per SIM card, bring over your existing unlocked GSM phone, and you can get your first month of unlimited talk, unlimited text, and 4GB of shared data for no additional cost.• One Month Free Trial of FreedomPop’s Unlimited Talk, Text, and Shared 4GB Data for Just $0.

Google Wants Your Help Documenting This Summer's Total Solar Eclipse

Google Wants Your Help Documenting This Summer's Total Solar Eclipse All across the US, citizen scientists will be snapping photos to create a film documenting the eclipse’s path.A total solar eclipse occurs when the sun is completely covered by the moon.