Facebook grows user base thanks in part to the pandemic

Facebook for the quarter ending June 30, 2020, reported revenue of $18.69 billion, an increase of 11 percent compared to the $16.89 billion generated during the same period a year earlier. Net income climbed to $5.18 billion, a healthy 98 percent incre…


Facebook for the quarter ending June 30, 2020, reported revenue of $18.69 billion, an increase of 11 percent compared to the $16.89 billion generated during the same period a year earlier. Net income climbed to $5.18 billion, a healthy 98 percent increase over the $2.62 billion haul in the year-ago quarter.

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AOC Announces New AGON Gaming Monitors, 24″ 240Hz TN, 27″ 165Hz NanoIPS

Today AOC is announcing two new gaming monitors to their AGON line-up, adding in a 24.5” 240Hz TN model in the form of the AG251FZ2E, and a new 27” 165Hz NanoIPS model with the AG273QXP.

Today AOC is announcing two new gaming monitors to their AGON line-up, adding in a 24.5” 240Hz TN model in the form of the AG251FZ2E, and a new 27” 165Hz NanoIPS model with the AG273QXP.

Retailer listing shows Halo Infinite’s multiplayer is free-to-play

Information on Halo’s free multiplayer component arrived via a webpage on the Irish version of UK toy retailer Smyths. Before the listing was removed, it mentioned Halo Infinite’s “groundbreaking free-to-play multiplayer experience” with “120 FPS and g…


Information on Halo's free multiplayer component arrived via a webpage on the Irish version of UK toy retailer Smyths. Before the listing was removed, it mentioned Halo Infinite's "groundbreaking free-to-play multiplayer experience" with "120 FPS and greatly reduced load times" on the Xbox Series X.

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Lian Li Galahad 240 AIO Review – Good Performance, Exceptional Looks

Lian Li brazenly enters the all-in-one liquid cooler market with their Galahad 240. Featuring a brushed aluminium radiator shroud along with a white and silver design, it certainly stands out visually. It’s not only pretty looks, performance is quite c…

Lian Li brazenly enters the all-in-one liquid cooler market with their Galahad 240. Featuring a brushed aluminium radiator shroud along with a white and silver design, it certainly stands out visually. It's not only pretty looks, performance is quite compelling as well.

Apple confirms iPhone 12 will be delayed by a few weeks

Apple has confirmed what many thought might be the case leading into the latter half of a tumultuous 2020 – a delay in launching new iPhone models this fall.


Apple has confirmed what many thought might be the case leading into the latter half of a tumultuous 2020 – a delay in launching new iPhone models this fall.

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Microsoft’s Surface Duo could launch in three weeks

News of the release date comes courtesy of Windows Central, which writes that the Surface Duo will launch during the week of August 24, 2020, and that production of the device has already begun.


News of the release date comes courtesy of Windows Central, which writes that the Surface Duo will launch during the week of August 24, 2020, and that production of the device has already begun.

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Beware of fraudulent Cyberpunk 2077 beta invites

CD Projekt Red took tweeted a warning about what appears to be an email phishing scam disguised as invitations to a Cyberpunk 2077 beta that doesn’t exist. The developer insists that if you’ve received such an email, it’s not from them, and should be t…


CD Projekt Red took tweeted a warning about what appears to be an email phishing scam disguised as invitations to a Cyberpunk 2077 beta that doesn't exist. The developer insists that if you've received such an email, it's not from them, and should be treated as malicious.

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No Nvidia Killer? Big Navi’s best could match the RTX 2080 Ti, fall short of the RTX 3080 Ti

Coreteks, citing sources in Asia, reports that AMD has started sharing details of the RDNA 2-based GPUs with its Add-In Board (AIB) partners. They say the performance level of the high-end card—codenamed Sienna Cichlid—is just 15 percent better than Nv…


Coreteks, citing sources in Asia, reports that AMD has started sharing details of the RDNA 2-based GPUs with its Add-In Board (AIB) partners. They say the performance level of the high-end card—codenamed Sienna Cichlid—is just 15 percent better than Nvidia's RTX 2080 Ti, and that’s only in select AMD “optimized”...

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Amazon’s online retail dominance may be partly explained by high seller fees

When Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos testified before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Wednesday, US Congress members brought into question the retail giant’s apparent power over third-party sellers, which seems to extend beyond its own marketplace.


When Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos testified before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Wednesday, US Congress members brought into question the retail giant's apparent power over third-party sellers, which seems to extend beyond its own marketplace.

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s military Twitch ban voted down by House of Representatives

Speaking on the House Floor before yesterday’s vote, AOC said: “Children should not be targeted in general for many marketing purposes in addition to military service. Right now, currently, children on platforms such as Twitch are bombarded with banner…


Speaking on the House Floor before yesterday's vote, AOC said: "Children should not be targeted in general for many marketing purposes in addition to military service. Right now, currently, children on platforms such as Twitch are bombarded with banner ads linked to recruitment signup forms that can be submitted by...

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