Computing

Atari 8-bit fans: this is your next read

Atari 8-bit fans: this is your next read
Ive got a shelf full of computer history books, many of which I love and have reread several times. But I wanted to write one that focused on the first real computer I grew up with, the one that eventually led...

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AMD has a fix coming for Ryzen bug that hard-locks PCs

AMD has a fix coming for Ryzen bug that hard-locks PCs
Not long after AMD launched Ryzen, a group of forum users at HWBot.org began noticing something strange. A benchmark designed to measure a CPUs performance in floating point operations (FLOPS) that made use of...

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Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X

Intel launches its first Optane SSD, the DC P4800X
Roughly 18 months ago, Intel and Micron announced they had developed a new type of memory they dubbed 3DXPoint. While details have always been scarce on how the NAND flash competitor would perform in the real w...

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