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  • newDICE Ending Monthly Support For Battlefield 1 in June
    In a bit of news that slipped past us, DICE has announced that it will be ending monthly support for Battlefield 1 starting in June. In a news post last Wednesday DICE talked about the final expansion, Apocalypse, as well as making more maps availabl…
    - 4 hours ago 25 Apr 18, 1:04am -
  • newMyEtherWallet Hacked Via BGP Hijacking
    At midnight, users visiting found a warning for an unsigned SSL certificate. Those that chose to ignore the warning, got their wallets emptied. The Verge is reporting that hackers attacked the infrastructure of the internet, by hija…
    - 6 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 11:04pm -
  • newSamsung Releases 970 PRO and EVO SSDs
    Samsung has announced today the 970 PRO and EVO solid state drives. The new M.2 drives are using the latest V-NAND technology and an all new Phoenix controller to give speeds of up to 3,500 MB/s read and 2,700 MB/s write, which is nearly 30% faster s…
    - 6 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 11:04pm -
  • newDark Souls: Remastered First Gameplay Trailer; PC Requirements; and a Discount
    Bandai Namco has released the first gameplay trailer for Dark Souls: Remastered today, and it looks like Dark Souls.... but remastered. However I can't tell from the video of the controls on PC got remastered along with the graphics, but one can hope…
    - 8 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 9:04pm -
  • newHack Your Nintendo Switch and ALL NVIDIA Tegra X1 Processors
    I am not going to proclaim that there are a lot of things to do with your hacked Nintendo Switch, as I have never touched one, but I think the bigger story is that it is being proclaimed that all NVIDIA Tegra X1 processors are hackable with a wire ju…
    - 12 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 5:04pm -
  • newAMD on 2nd Gen Ryzen XFR2 and Precision Boost 2
    Our buddy Robert Hallock pulls out the whiteboards and gets all nerdy on us, just the way we like it. He talks about XFR2 (Extended Frequency Range) and Precision Boost 2, which we surely saw benefits from in our Ryzen 2700X review. That said, we h…
    - 14 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 3:04pm -
  • newMore Confirmation Of NVIDIA GPP Impacting Consumer Choice
    Are folks breaking the First Rule of NVIDIA GPP: Don't Talk About GPP? Allen Ngo of Notebook Check is reporting that he has spoken with "three independent and reliable sources" that are telling him that "Nvidia is strongly responsible for keeping Ka…
    - 14 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 3:04pm -
  • newFacebook Tells you What You Can't Say
    Facebook finally tells you what "community standards" actually mean. Let us know what you think after you get through those 27 pages. On the upside, pics of boobies are OK in some cases. I guess these means I have been using Facebook wrong all the…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 2:04pm -
  • newTheRabbleWrangler for the Win!
    TheRabbleWrangler, one of the Twitch streamers that HardOCP has partnered with, has just been awarded the win in Crytek's Hunt Showdown Creator Competition. w00t!!1 Congrats Rabble! You have brought us more than a few great gaming moments in the l…
    - 15 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 2:04pm -
  • newAmazon Goes In-Car Delivery
    Is giving Amazon access to your house while you are a gone a bit much for you in terms of exposure? Now you can give them access to your car! Amazon Key In-Car actually sounds like a much better idea than giving a stranger access to my entire house…
    - 16 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 1:04pm -

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  • newChina Plans to Bring Artificial Rain to Area Three Times the Size of Spain
    Artificial rain is set to fall on mountainous plains three times the size of Spain. At least, that’s the plan for China’s latest weather manipulation project. As reported by the South China Morning Post (SCMP), the system includes solid fuel burn…
    - 14 hours ago 24 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • Robots Can Swim, Fetch, Lift, and Dance. But Can They Assemble an Ikea Chair?
    Robotics has come a long way in the past few years. Robots can now fetch items from specific spots in massive warehouses, swim through the ocean to study marine life, and lift 200 times their own weight. They can even perform synchronized dance routi…
    - 2 days ago 23 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • Tech Optimists See a Golden Future—Let’s Talk About How We’ll Get There
    Technology evangelists dream about a future where we’re all liberated from the more mundane aspects of our jobs by artificial intelligence. Other futurists go further, imagining AI will enable us to become superhuman, enhancing our intelligence, ab…
    - 3 days ago 22 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • This Week’s Awesome Stories From Around the Web (Through April 21)
    ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE Pedro Domingos on the Arms Race in Artificial Intelligence Christoph Scheuermann and Bernhard Zand | Spiegel Online “AI lowers the cost of knowledge by orders of magnitude. One good, effective machine learning system can do…
    - 4 days ago 21 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • Your Next Pilot Could Be Drone Software
    Would you get on a plane that didn’t have a human pilot in the cockpit? Half of air travelers surveyed in 2017 said they would not, even if the ticket was cheaper. Modern pilots do such a good job that almost any air accident is big news, such as t…
    - 5 days ago 20 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • How Thought Leadership Inspires Action With Ideas
    Denise Brosseau believes that leading in today’s complicated world requires clarity of intention, voice, and focus. In essence, it requires thought leadership. In Denise’s view, thought leadership isn’t just about being famous or being known, i…
    - 6 days ago 19 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • Mini-Brains Just Grew Their Own Blood Vessels—Here’s Why That’s Great News
    If you ever put a brain through a Picasso filter, you’d probably get something close to a brain ball. When brain balls first hit the neuroscience scene in 2013, they were just a curious oddity. Each smaller than a grain of sand, brain balls are con…
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • An Innovator’s City Guide to São Paulo, Brazil
    The tenth-largest city in the world and the largest in the Americas, São Paulo is a unique place. Its size, diversity, and energy outweigh its traffic and concrete jungle. Here you can spend months visiting museums, theaters, concerts, restaurants,…
    - 7 days ago 18 Apr 18, 2:00pm -
  • 10 Amazing Things You Can Learn From Your Poop
    Hardly a day goes by without a research study or article published talking sh*t—or more precisely, talking about the gut microbiome. When it comes to cutting-edge innovations in medicine, all signs point to the microbiome. Maybe we should have list…
    - 8 days ago 17 Apr 18, 3:00pm -
  • This Startup Is Training AI to Gobble Up the News and Rewrite It Free of Bias
    Bias in journalism is nothing new, but there are growing concerns technology is pushing us into echo chambers where we only hear one side of the story. Now a startup says it’s using AI to bring us a truly impartial source of news. Knowhere launched…
    - 9 days ago 16 Apr 18, 3:10pm -

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