AMD released their Radeon Software 18.5.1 driver for Ancestors Legacy Up to a 13% boost in Ancestors Legacy when using an RX 580 Published: 23rd May 2018 | Source: Radeon Technologies Group | Author: Mark Campbell AMD released their Radeon Software 18.5.1 driver for Ancestors Legacy AMD has officially released their Radeon Software 18.5.1 driver for GCN or newer graphics cards and AMD Ryzen+Vega APUs, providing users with support for Microsoft PlayReady 3.0 and increased performance in Ancestors Legacy. Thanks to this new driver update, Radeon users can expect up to a 6% performance boost on AMD RX Vega...Read More
Facebook will ask researchers to measure the effects of misinformation in the News Feed illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Facebook is asking academics to help measure the volume and effects of misinformation on the platform, the company said today. The move, which comes a month after the company said it would ask researchers to help it understand the effect of Facebook on elections, illustrates how the company is working to restore trust after revelations that Russian agents spread misinformation and during the 2016 US presidential election.
The same commission established last month to analyze Facebook and elections will initiate a request for proposals to measure misinformation on the platform. The request will be issued through a website that will launch within the next two weeks, a spokesman said.
A peer review process will determine which researchers obtain funding for their projects. They will be granted special access user data from Facebook, though users’ privacy will ..
Intel and Micron launch 96-layer TLC and 64-layer QLC NAND Increasing complexity to reduce pricing Published: 22nd May 2018 | Source: Intel/Micron | Author: Mark Campbell Intel and Micron launch 96-layer TLC and 64-layer QLC NAND Intel and Micron have announced two innovations within the memory industry, managing to stack their 3rd Generation 3D TLC memory up to 96 stacks, from 64 stacks, to offer industry-leading storage densities. Alongside this, both companies have also created 1Tb QLC (Quad-Level-Cell) memory dies, providing a 33% increase in storage densities over their TLC (Triple-Level-Cell) counterparts. In the image above you can see...Read More
Razer releases their Core X external GPU enclosure for Windows and Mac A new external graphic enclosure for Windows and MacOS Published: 22nd May 2018 | Source: Razer | Author: Mark Campbell Razer releases their Core X external GPU enclosure for Windows and Mac Alongside their new 15-6-inch Razer Blade notebook, Razer has revealed their new Core X series eGPU enclosure, which allows ThunderBolt 3 Windows 10 and MacOS PCs to support an external Radeon, Geforce or Quadro series GPU.Through enclosures like the Core X, PCs with Thunderbolt 3 connectivity can offer high-end gaming performance, allowing a notebook with...Read More
Does AMD's Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition Q2 2018 driver improve APU performance? Will AMD's Ryzen 3 2200G and Ryzen 5 2400G receive a performance boost? Published: 22nd May 2018 | Source: AMD Radeon Technologies Group | Price: | Author: Mark Campbell Does AMD's Radeon Software Adrenalin Edition Q2 2018 driver improve APU performance? Yesterday, AMD released their Radeon Software Adrenalin Editon Q2 2018 driver for their Raven Ridge series of desktop APUs, providing their customers with the platform's first driver update since its release.There is a lot of fanfare surrounding these low-cost CPUs, providing gamers with strong quad-core CPU...Read More