Intel May Deploy AVX-512 in Upcoming 10nm Cannon Lake CPUs

Intel is bringing its AVX-512 instruction set to desktop CPUs with its upcoming Cannon Lake CPUs, but AVX-512 is a good deal more complex than previous SIMD sets, and its capabilities are distributed across a wider range of products.

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Microsoft: ARM-Based Windows Laptops Will Have Amazing Battery Life

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Microsoft is crowing that its upcoming ARM laptops will offer multi-day battery life. And while they well may do that, there’s reason to withhold judgment until we know how they compare with existing x86 products.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/257661-microsoft-claims-arm-based-windows-laptops-will-amazing-battery-life?source=Computing

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Atari's new console does much more than just video games

Atari has released more details about its upcoming video game console — and it’s a long way from the pioneering 2600 model that made Atari famous in the 1970s.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/09/27/ataris-new-console-does-much-more-than-just-video-games.html

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Microsoft Set to Release Quantum Computer Programming Language

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Microsoft looks to the future with the upcoming release of its own quantum computing programming language.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/extreme/256423-microsoft-set-release-quantum-computing-programming-language?source=Computing

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Asrock Confirms Intel’s Coffee Lake CPUs Will Require New Motherboard

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Given that Intel’s upcoming Coffee Lake CPUs are based on the third generation of its 14nm technology, there was some question as to whether they’d be supported by Intel’s 100 and 200-series chipsets. The answer, according to Asrock, is no.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/253580-asrock-confirms-intels-coffee-lake-cpus-will-require-new-motherboard-socket?source=Computing

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Intel’s Upcoming 12-Core CPU May Clock Well Below AMD’s Threadripper

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Intel’s upcoming 12-core chip is rumored to be coming in at a substantially lower clock compared with its 10-core Core i9-7900X or AMD’s Threadripper. If this proves true, it may be difficult for the Core i9-7920X to match the competition.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/252730-intel-12-core-i9-cpu-rumored-clock-below-amd-threadripper?source=Computing

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Nintendo said the Super Nintendo Classic Edition will only be sold for three months

In a statement released to another media organization, Nintendo said the upcoming Super Nintendo Classic Edition would only be available until the end of the year.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/28/nintendo-said-super-nintendo-classic-edition-will-only-be-sold-for-three-months.html

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7nm Semiconductor Tech to Arrive in 3 Stages: GlobalFoundries

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GlobalFoundries has released additional details about its upcoming 7nm process, including when it expects to introduce EUV and other critical upgrades. The next few years are going to be very interesting in the foundry world.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/251654-globalfoundries-details-three-separate-generations-7nm-technology?source=Computing

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Las Vegas is about to get its first bar where robots mix the drinks

Tipsy Robot is an upcoming Las Vegas cocktail lounge where you order your drinks via iPad, and then have them perfectly mixed by one of the two expert robots bartenders behind the bar.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/06/20/las-vegas-is-about-to-get-its-first-bar-where-robots-mix-drinks.html

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AMD’s Epyc Servers Launch June 20, Consumer Vega GPUs Follow in Late July

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AMD shared new details on Vega’s launch date and its upcoming server debut this summer, with new Threadripper CPUs arriving in the next few months as well.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/250132-amd-epyc-servers-launch-june-20-consumer-vega-gpus-follow-late-july?source=Computing

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Apple's iPhone 8 will basically bring back the headphone jack

Rumors surrounding Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 have been swirling for months now, and it seems like most of the major bases have been covered.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/18/apples-iphone-8-will-basically-bring-back-headphone-jack.html

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Rumor: Intel Will Launch Coffee Lake, Basin Falls Earlier Than Expected

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Intel may be considering pulling in its upcoming HEDT and desktop refreshes. Current rumors suggest next-generation high-end desktop chips will be demoed at Computex, with Coffee Lake launching six months earlier than previously expected.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/248079-rumor-intel-will-launch-coffee-lake-refresh-new-high-end-desktop-parts-earlier-expected?source=Computing

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Rumor: Nvidia’s Volta to be built on TSMC’s ‘new’ 12nm process

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Nvidia’s upcoming GPU may be built on TSMC’s 12nm node, if rumors are true — but that doesn’t mean quite what it sounds like.

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The original article can be found here: https://www.extremetech.com/computing/245880-rumor-nvidias-volta-built-tsmcs-new-12nm-process?source=Computing

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Watch out, Samsung: Best Galaxy S8 alternatives

Launching March 29, the upcoming Galaxy S8 has spurred a tsunami of rumors and leaks, but it’s not the only exciting phone you should be paying attention to.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/03/10/watch-out-samsung-best-galaxy-s8-alternatives.html

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