AMD’s Next-Generation Navi GPU Could Ship by Late 2018

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AMD’s next-gen Navi GPU has tipped up in online driver remarks and could be headed for a launch in Q3 2018.

The post AMD’s Next-Generation Navi GPU Could Ship by Late 2018 appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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What to Expect From Apple’s Neural Engine in the A11 Bionic SoC

Apple is talking up the machine learning and AI capabilities of its next-gen smartphone, but what can the A11 Bionic actually do — and why are so many companies focusing on developing these types of solutions?

The post What to Expect From Apple’s Neural Engine in the A11 Bionic SoC appeared first on ExtremeTech.

The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/mobile/255780-apple-neural-engine-a11-bionic-soc?source=Computing

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Fresh report offers new details on Apple's OLED iPhone 8

Bolstering rumors that Apple’s next-gen iPhone will feature an intriguing new redesign, a new report from the Korea Herald relays that Apple’s upper tier iPhone 8 model will feature a curved OLED display panel.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/12/20/fresh-report-offers-new-details-on-apples-oled-iphone-8.html

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Intel demos 3D XPoint, showcases Optane’s 2GB/s performance

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Intel’s Optane is making waves as a high-end, next-gen storage solution — but its raw performance over NAND isn’t quite as high as the company is claiming it is. Optane’s reliability and long-term scaling could be where it shows its strengths as opposed to shorter-term performance comparisons.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/226721-intel-demos-3d-xpoint-showcases-optanes-2gbs-performance-2

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This week on AI: Glimpses at Apple's plans for new iPhones, iPads, VR & more

Article Image This week saw teases about the plans for next-gen iPhones and iPads, as well as Apple Pay, cross-platform services, and even virtual reality. Apple was also hit with a massive penalty in the VirnetX patent case however, and saw Alphabet overtake it as the world’s most valuable company — at least temporarily.

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Intel reportedly gunning hard to replace Qualcomm in next-generation iPhone

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Intel is rumored to have devoted over a thousand engineers to working on a next-gen modem for the iPhone. A win here could finally give the company the comms revenue it’s been hunting.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/216513-intel-reportedly-gunning-hard-to-replace-qualcomm-in-next-generation-iphone

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3D printing creates high-tech chef's knife

Knife specialist NextGen believes that it’s time for knives to get a high-tech design upgrade. Ask almost any chef to show you their hand, for example, and you’ll see a callus on their index finger. Somerville, Massachusetts-based NextGen has designed a knife that aims to correct this problem. 

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/06/25/3d-printing-creates-high-tech-chef-knife/

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Photorealism in Unreal Engine 4 in real-time: A sneak peek at next-gen games graphics

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If you were wondering what kind of graphics we can expect from true next-gen games on the Xbox One, PS4, and PC, feast your eyes on the visual wizardry of French artist Koola. Do not adjust your screen: All of the images and videos that you see in this story were generated in real-time using Unreal Engine 4 (UE4), at decent frame rates (~30-60 fps) on a mid-range gaming PC.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/extreme/188494-photorealism-in-unreal-engine-4-in-real-time-a-sneak-peek-at-next-gen-games-graphics

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Rumor: Apple's 'iPhone 6' to launch on Sept. 25, larger 5.5" version dubbed 'iPhone Air'

Another questionable rumor out of China on Thursday claims Apple will announce its next-gen iPhone on Sept. 15 ahead of a Sept. 25 launch date, while mention is made of a 16GB 5.5-inch version that will supposedly be called “iPhone Air.”



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With Skylake, Intel wants to abolish all PC cables by 2015. What a terrible idea.

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At Computex 2014, Intel has indicated that its next-gen Skylake platform — the new microarchitecture tock after Broadwell — will enable new PC designs that are completely cable-free. Intel will use WiGig for wireless “docking” to peripherals and streaming media, and Rezence for wirelesss power transfer. Obviously this is slightly different from the previous dream of using a single, awesome ultra-high-speed Light Peak cable to connect everything together…

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/183774-with-skylake-intel-wants-to-abolish-all-pc-cables-by-2015-what-a-terrible-idea

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