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$1,200 NVIDIA TITAN X Pascal Graphics Card Now Available

NVIDIA has today launched the highly anticipated and hugely powerful TITAN X Pascal graphics card, which is now available to purchase priced at a massive $1,200, and is based on the 16 nm “GP102” derived from the “Pascal” architecture. NVIDIA has equipped the Pascal 12GB TITAN X graphics card with 3,584 CUDA cores, 224 TMUs, 96 ROPs, and a 384-bit wide GDDR5X memory. Clocking the chip to 1417 MHz core, with 1531 MHz GPU Boost, and 10 Gbps memory, providing…

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Asus Radeon RX 460 STRIX Graphics Card Launches

Asus has this week officially launched its new Radeon RX 460 STRIX graphics card, that takes the form of an all-new gaming card with awesome performance, advanced cooling and reliability as well as customisable styling options. The Radeon RX 460 STRIX graphics card is powered by a processor clocked at 1256MHz in OC mode, delivering up to 8.2 percent-faster performance than reference cards in 3DMark Fire Strike Extreme and 38.6%-faster gaming performance in Hitman for example. Asus explains more about…

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Kano Raspberry Pi Computer Kit To Be Sold At Toys R Us and Barnes & Noble Stores

Kano the company behind the crowd funded Raspberry Pi computer kit has this week announced that their range of products will be available to purchase from both Toys R Us and Barnes & Noble retail stores very soon. After raising 15 times more than its original Kickstarter pledge goal the team has shipped over 100,000 kits to customers around the world. Check out the video below to learn more about what’s inside and the inspiration behind this Raspberry Pi mini…

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Rocket-Pi Raspberry Pi Rocket Flight Recorder

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that are already or are planning to build and launch rockets into our lower atmosphere might be interested in a new Raspberry Pi based rocket flight recorder that is being developed by James Dougherty. James has built the Raspberry Pi rocket flight recorder to record his own exploits and rocketry directories and has been featured over on the official Raspberry Pi Foundation website. James Dougherty, co-founder and owner of Real Flight Systems, was looking at how to…

Gadgets

Program your own self-driving racer with FormulaPi

Self-driving race cars are a few years away but why not simulate the roar of robotic Formula 1 cars with a little Raspberry Pi magic? The folks at Piborg are offering the opportunity for hackers and makers to try and drive their own autonomous car brain in a centralized race. They’ve launched a Kickstarter and they’re looking for folks to download the autonomous racing code, modify it, and then race their code against other Raspberry Pi-based vehicles.$40 gets you a…

Gadgets

Print your own triple

In the world of horology there are few things fancier than the tourbillion and there are few things extra fancier than a triple-axis model. Originally invented by Abraham Louis Breguet, the tourbillion was a modification designed to ensure that a watch would keep good time in any number of positions – in a pocket, on a desk, or jostling around in a bag. It does this by spinning balance wheel, the little wheel that is essentially the heart of a…

Smartphones

Honor 8 Launches In The UK For £370

The Honor 8 went on sale in the US recently and now it is available in the UK for £369.99 and it is available direct from Honor. The handset is equipped with a 5.2 inch display that has a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it comes with a Kirin 950 processor and 4GB of RAM. Other specifications in the Honor 8 include 32GB of built in storage and a microSD card slot which supports up to…

Smartphones

Sprint Releases The Android Marshmallow Update For The HTC One E8

Sprint has announced that it is releasing the Android Marshmallow update for the HTC One E8, this update will be welcomed by owners of the device as it is running Android KitKat at the moment. Sprint have said that the Android Marshmallow update is being rolled out to the HTC One E8 and an over the air update and it will be rolled out to all devices by the 29th of August. HTC One E8 software update – version 3.10.651.6…

Smartphones

Unlocked Moto Z For Pre

The Moto Z and Moto Z Play will launch in the UK next month and now the unlocked versions of both handsets are available to pre-order in the UK. The Moto Z is available for £484.98 including taxes and it comes with a 5.5 inch AMOLED display with a Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The device also comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and 4GB of RAM, there is also 32gB of built in storage. Other…

Smartphones

Netxbit Robin August Update Details Revealed

Earlier today we heard about the new red version of the Nextbit Robin and now the company has released some details about their August software update. The next software update for the Nextbit Robin is coming next month and it is now also available for beta testing. Keeping promises is hot too. When we launched Robin, we promised that we would support videos as well as photos in smart storage. Today our beta testers will receive a software update that…

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Raspberry Pi Zero Coding Over USB (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that have already got their hands on the new Raspberry Pi Zero mini PC or just purchased one now that more stock is available throughout the UK and worldwide. Might be interested in a new tutorial video which has been published over on the official Raspberry Pi blog providing a comprehensive guide on programming and coding your new Raspberry Pi Zero $5 mini PC using a USB connection. Check out the 15 minute video which has been…

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AMD Radeon RX 480 Now Available Benchmarks Revealed

AMD has this week finally launch their new AMD Radeon RX 480 which are equipped with AMD’s Polaris technology, and when compared to one of the most popular graphics cards currently available, the RX 480 provides fantastic affordability. Currently the Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 970 graphics card is by far the most popular gaming graphics card hardware currently available. While the RX 480 is slightly faster AMD has priced it at just $199 making it well worth more investigation, if you…