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Kioxia Exceria Pro 2TB SSD review

2TB Exceria Plus a year ago and were generally impressed with it as a value proposition. Kioxia hasn't had a speedy PCIe 4.0 offering though, at least not until now. The headline figures for the Exceria Pro are the sequential reads and writes of 7,300MB/s and 6,400MB/s, which means it's competitive with the very fastest […]Read More

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Dr. Lisa Su is teasing AMD Zen 4 CPU details

Dr. Su herself has been tweeting big images of the upcoming processor, I'd say that's nailed on right now. In its Computex press release Gigabyte is promising to exhibit “AMD Socket AM5 motherboards with advanced design and extensive features of PCIe 5.0 graphics slot and M.2 Gen5 interface.”  And oh yeah, that socket will have […]Read More

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How we test PC gaming hardware

how well they fit a dog… but Hope's more bespoke tests aside, we have similar test methodologies. We will always use the same key songs we know well so we can hear the different tonal quality of different headsets.  We also have a script for mic testing, too, which allows us to really hear how […]Read More

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Check out this cute circular screen terminal DIY using a

Chonky Palmptop with its flip out keyboard. Now, thanks to Framework, a company that sells modular laptops, builders have a few other options. Framework not only offers fully built laptops, but has recently started offering parts like laptop mainboards as a stand alone buy.  Spotted by Liliputing, one hardware DIYer called Penk has turned one […]Read More

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Crypto energy usage has barely dropped, even with market crashes

current downturn in cryptocurrencies hasn't been enough to put a significant dent in the current environmental impacts of mining and using these digital currencies. The Guardian asked Alex de Vries who's a data scientist at the Dutch central bank and the founder of Digiconomist, a service which tracks the sustainability of cryptocurrencies, about the current […]Read More

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Vampire: The Masquerade – Swansong review

Official site The virtual legacy of Vampire: The Masquerade is patchy to say the least, but the tabletop RPG did inspire one of the best-written video games of all time. 2004's Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines was a suy, humorous, and delightfully twisted portrayal of Los Angeles' undead underbelly, filled to bursting with weird and […]Read More