Tag: Teases

21
Aug

Intel Teases 40% Performance Boost With 8th-Gen Core i5, i7 | News & Opinion

Intel unveiled a new generation of Core i5 and Core i7 processors on Monday, promising a 40 percent performance improvement over its current crop of CPUs. The four new chips represent the earliest beginnings of the Core family’s eighth generation, and include two new Core i5 SKUs and two new Core i7 SKUs. They’re U-series chips, which means they’re destined

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15
Aug

Broadcom Teases Speedy 802.11ax ‘Max WiFi’ Chips | News & Opinion

The current standard for wireless networking in the home is 802.11ac. It was developed between 2008 and 2013, and routers adhering to the standard can (just about) cope with your home wireless networking needs. But a successor is on the horizon, paving the way for when we have 50 connected device at home rather than just 10. That successor is

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2
Aug

IBM Teases 330TB of Data in Palm-Sized Cartridge | News & Opinion

The company has demonstrated the ability to record at an areal density of 201 gigabits per square inch (Gb/in2) on magnetic tape. IBM Research scientists, in collaboration with Sony, have achieved a new world record in tape storage. Announced Wednesday, the latest achievement has the potential to store a mind-blowing “330 terabytes of uncompressed data on a single tape storage

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14
Jul

AT&T Teases Cloud DVR for DirecTV Now | News & Opinion

It won’t roll out until the fall, but a select few DirecTV Now customers can test it this summer. Cloud DVR is coming to DirecTV Now—eventually. AT&T tipped the much anticipated feature in a Thursday announcement, but it won’t formally roll out until the fall. A select few DirecTV Now customers can test it out this summer as part of

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19
Jun

Atari Teases New Gaming Console | News & Opinion

Details are scarce, but the upcoming AtariBox appears to be a powerful console with retro styling features that evokes the company’s 1970s heyday. Four years after it declared bankruptcy and decades after its wood paneled-gaming console first hit the market, Atari is working on a new gaming machine that might reignite its cult status. The company suffered from mismanagement and

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19
Jun

Atari Teases New Gaming Console | News & Opinion

Details are scarce, but the upcoming AtariBox appears to be a powerful console with retro styling features that evokes the company’s 1970s heyday. Four years after it declared bankruptcy and decades after its wood paneled-gaming console first hit the market, Atari is working on a new gaming machine that might reignite its cult status. The company suffered from mismanagement and

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9
Jun

Microsoft Teases Windows 10 ‘Find Lost Pen’ Feature | News & Opinion

Losing a favorite pen is a writer’s worst nightmare, especially if it was expensive. But now that digital pens are becoming more ubiquitous as a way to interact with touch screen Windows PCs, Microsoft has come up with an ingenious method for helping you find ones that may have gone astray. Unveiled with the latest Windows 10 Insider Preview on

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5
Jun

Apple Teases Behemoth iMac Pro, New MacBooks | News & Opinion

Macs—like every other computer—get more powerful every year, but at its developers conference on Monday, Apple unveiled a new iMac Pro that it says is the fastest Mac ever built. The $4,999 iMac Pro will go on sale in December, and it’s aimed at video editors combing through 4K footage and game developers working on their latest virtual reality title,

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25
May

Android co-founder teases smartphone reveal date on Twitter

Hi, welcome to our Twitter page. We’re here to let you know something big is coming May 30th! Stay tuned… — Essential (@essential) May 25, 2017 Essential will focus on a line up of connected tablets, smartphones and mobile software, according to early reports. The smartphone prototypes are reportedly larger than Apple’s iPhone 7 Plus and feature bezel-free sreens and

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24
May

Acer Teases New Nitro 5 and Spin 1 Laptops, Iconia Tablets | News & Opinion

Gamers in the market for a midrange laptop now have a new option to consider thanks to the latest member of Acer’s Nitro family, unveiled on Wednesday. The new Nitro 5 is a mix between an ultraportable and a traditional gaming behemoth. You get a classic, sculpted chassis with noticeable exhaust outlets and dark red accents near the hinge and

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