Realtek's new SSD controller hits 14 GB/s and 2.5M IOPS

From Tom's Hardware: Even among those who follow the PC industry closely, few people know that in addition to various multimedia and network chips, Realtek also has SSD controllers in its product lineup. That's because for now the company's portfolio only includes modest entry-level RTS5766DL and...

GDDR7 memory is coming in early 2025

From PC World: There’s no such thing as memory that’s too fast, especially when it comes to games. That’s why manufacturers stick memory right on the graphics card, and why it’s specifically optimized for visual applications.

GDDR6 (that’s “Graphics Double Data Rate Synchronous Dynamic Random...

The Honor 200 Pro Wants to Put a Pro Studio in Your Pocket

From CNET: The Honor 200 and 200 Pro kicked off their global launch today, starting with Europe and the UK. Preorders for both new Android phones start today.

The higher-end model, the Honor 200 Pro has a 6.78-inch display that's exceptionally bright -- at least on paper, it has a peak brightness...

Netgear's New Orbi, Nighthawk Routers Bring Wi-Fi 7 Prices Way, Way Down

From PC Mag: A three-pack of Netgear’s newest Orbi 770 Series mesh Wi-Fi router, launched Tuesday, will set you back $1,000. That’s a lot, but it’s a far cry from the initial crop of Wi-Fi 7 routers launched late last year, including the eye-wateringly expensive $2,230 Orbi 770 Series.

Wi-Fi 7 is...

Adobe says it won’t use your art to train its AI

From PC World: Adobe, the maker of Photoshop, Premiere, and other industry-standard tools in the Creative Suite package, has its foot in its mouth. Last week an update to the Creative Cloud terms of service set off alarms across the web as users interpreted the new wording to mean that the company...

Apple Intelligence Dominates WWDC: iOS 18 and Everything Else Revealed

From CNET: Apple arrived late to the AI party, but now it's ready to face off against Google and Microsoft. On Monday the Cupertino company announced Apple Intelligence, its AI framework supporting a host of new features across all operating systems, as well as the operating systems themselves: iOS...

SilverStone’s 2,500-watt PSU can run four RTX 4090s at once

From PC World: There was a time, many moons ago, when you could reliably boost your PC graphics performance simply by shoving as many GPUs as you could fit (and afford) inside the case. In the heyday of Nvidia SLI and AMD Crossfire, there was a need—or at least a demand—for such excess.

SilverStone...

Microsoft Backtracks on Windows 'Recall' Feature After Privacy Uproar

From CNET: Microsoft is changing its Recall automatic screenshotting feature for Windows-powered Copilot Plus PCs after weeks of criticism from privacy advocates.

Microsoft said in a blog post Friday that its Recall feature, which was announced May 20, will be turned off by default when it launches...

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