AMD releases Radeon RX 6800 XT Midnight Black special edition

In an email sent to AMD Red Team community members, the company announced that it would make available the Radeon RX 6800 XT Midnight Black graphics card at 06:00 AM PST on April 7, 2021. The card will be available for a limited time and while supplies…


In an email sent to AMD Red Team community members, the company announced that it would make available the Radeon RX 6800 XT Midnight Black graphics card at 06:00 AM PST on April 7, 2021. The card will be available for a limited time and while supplies last.

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Google I/O returns on May 18 as an online-only event, will be free for all to attend

The event will begin on May 18, and run for a full two days, ending on May 20. Though it’s geared more toward developers than average consumers, everyone is free to attend digitally if they so choose.


The event will begin on May 18, and run for a full two days, ending on May 20. Though it's geared more toward developers than average consumers, everyone is free to attend digitally if they so choose.

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Apple expands Find My tracking network to third-party accessories

Apple’s new Find My Network Accessory Program expands its tracking network to include products from participating manufacturers. Tracking a non-Apple device works the same way as first-party products. Each item will show up on the Find My map represent…


Apple's new Find My Network Accessory Program expands its tracking network to include products from participating manufacturers. Tracking a non-Apple device works the same way as first-party products. Each item will show up on the Find My map represented by an icon.

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YouTube and Facebook dominate the social media landscape in the US

Reddit, the only other platform that saw statistically significant growth since 2019, is now used by 18 percent of US adults, representing a seven percent increase.


Reddit, the only other platform that saw statistically significant growth since 2019, is now used by 18 percent of US adults, representing a seven percent increase.

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Facebook won’t replenish Oculus Rift S stock, will focus on the Oculus Quest 2

When Facebook launched the Lenovo-made Oculus Rift S in 2019, the VR headset was received with mixed feelings. As a successor of the original Rift from 2016, the Rift S improved in some areas, but in a few others, it was actually worse. For example, th…


When Facebook launched the Lenovo-made Oculus Rift S in 2019, the VR headset was received with mixed feelings. As a successor of the original Rift from 2016, the Rift S improved in some areas, but in a few others, it was actually worse. For example, the Rift S features a...

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Coinbase announces monster Q1 results ahead of April 14 direct listing

In the three-month period ending March 31, 2021, Coinbase said it generated estimated revenue of $1.8 billion with a net income of approximately $730 million to $800 million.


In the three-month period ending March 31, 2021, Coinbase said it generated estimated revenue of $1.8 billion with a net income of approximately $730 million to $800 million.

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BioWare lays out what it did to improve gameplay in ‘Mass Effect Legendary Edition’

On Wednesday, BioWare took a moment to tell Mass Effect fans what changes they could expect to see in the upcoming remake of the trilogy, Mass Effect Legendary Edition. In a lengthy blog post, the studio goes over many gameplay enhancements for all thr…


On Wednesday, BioWare took a moment to tell Mass Effect fans what changes they could expect to see in the upcoming remake of the trilogy, Mass Effect Legendary Edition. In a lengthy blog post, the studio goes over many gameplay enhancements for all three entries. As can be expected, the...

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Alienware introduces its first AMD-based gaming laptop in 14 years

The redesigned Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition R5 is a 15-inch gaming laptop that can be outfitted with your choice of FHD 360Hz, QHD 240Hz, or FHD 165Hz display options (the 360Hz and 240Hz panels are also compatible with Nvidia G-Sync and Advanced Optimu…


The redesigned Alienware m15 Ryzen Edition R5 is a 15-inch gaming laptop that can be outfitted with your choice of FHD 360Hz, QHD 240Hz, or FHD 165Hz display options (the 360Hz and 240Hz panels are also compatible with Nvidia G-Sync and Advanced Optimus tech.

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China’s first 7nm GPGPU is ready to go against AMD and Nvidia

China is on a quest for “technological self-sufficiency,” and the trade war with the US has only accelerated that process. China is capable of covering over 20 percent of the chips needed in the local industry, but the government plans to increase that…


China is on a quest for "technological self-sufficiency," and the trade war with the US has only accelerated that process. China is capable of covering over 20 percent of the chips needed in the local industry, but the government plans to increase that number to 70 percent by 2025. One...

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Acer believes the chip shortage crisis will improve later this year

We all know about the global chip shortages by now, including its effect on hardware availability and manufacturers raising their prices. Everything from vehicle production to laptop supplies has been impacted. As a result, we’ve seen old graphics card…


We all know about the global chip shortages by now, including its effect on hardware availability and manufacturers raising their prices. Everything from vehicle production to laptop supplies has been impacted. As a result, we’ve seen old graphics cards such as the GTX 1650 and possibly the GTX 1080 Ti...

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