AMD Beats Q2 2017 Expectations on Strong Ryzen, Epyc Sales

AMD beat Wall Street expectations for Q2 2017 and is on track to deliver a strong Q3 and Q4, with Vega and Threadripper both debuting in August. The post AMD Beats Q2 2017 Expectations on Strong Ryzen, Epyc Sales appeared … Continue reading

Feit Electric Intellibulb review: ColorChoice, Switch to Dim, Dusk to Dawn, and Motion Activated

Feit Electric is the latest company to enter the “almost smart” light bulb space, with a quartet of bulbs that deliver at least some of the features higher-tech bulbs offer, but without the requirement of a hub, an app, or … Continue reading


Apple Ordered to Pay $506 Million in CPU Patent Dispute

Apple is facing more than $500M in fines for continuing to refuse to pay regarding a previous verdict of patent infringement on its iPhone and iPad products. The judge in this particular case clearly isn’t happy with the company. The … Continue reading


TSA Will Now Screen All Electronics ‘Larger Than a Cell Phone’

The TSA is making flying more miserable for everyone, thanks to a new set of rules that require all electronics larger than a cell phone to be independently binned and X-rayed in the same way laptops are today. The post … Continue reading

Good Cars, Poor Sales: Why GM Might Kill Off 6 Sedans

US sedan sales are down 12 percent this year, and GM’s are down 17 percent; the Chevy Impala is down a whopping 45 percent. At risk are the Impala, Sonic and Volt; the Cadillac XTS and CT6; and the Buick … Continue reading

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USB 3.2 Doubles the Speed of Cables You Already Have

The update takes advantage of capabilities already built into many devices, meaning you might not need any new cables to get the higher speeds. The post USB 3.2 Doubles the Speed of Cables You Already Have appeared first on ExtremeTech.

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ET deals: Get a Lifetime Subscription to PureVPN for $90

Need to access a website that’s blocked on public Wi-Fi? Trying to keep prying eyes away from your day-to-day browsing? Get yourself a VPN, and you’ll be well on your way to a private and secure browsing experience. And since … Continue reading


NASA Has Supersonic Ideas That Could Cut Your Flight Time in Half

NASA has a plan to allow supersonic transports to operate over the US at a fraction of their current noise, and wants to work with companies to bring it to market. The post NASA Has Supersonic Ideas That Could Cut … Continue reading

13% off Zeiss Pre-Moistened Lens Cleaning Wipes – Deal Alert

Zeiss provides an effective way to clean and preserve valuable optics. Whether used with camera lenses, eyeglasses, sunglasses, telescopes, or spotting scopes, these non-abrasive pre-moistened wipes are safe and effective. These ammonia-free wipes are appropriate for anti-reflective coatings and may … Continue reading

$50 off iRobot Roomba 690 Wi-Fi Alexa Compatible Robotic Vacuum – Deal Alert

It’s lowest price to date on Amazon, the Roomba 690 is currently discounted $50. Roomba loosens, lifts, & suctions dirt while navigating around furniture and clutter. Clean and schedule from anywhere. It’s WiFi compatible and works with Amazon Alexa and … Continue reading