• COMPUTERS
    Windows 10 Getting ‘Ultimate Performance’ Scheme to Boost Speed, Preview Build Reveals

    HIGHLIGHTS Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17101 (RS4) includes new scheme The scheme called ‘Ultimate Performance’ eliminates micro-latencies Microsoft has also released Windows 10 RS5 build through Skip Ahead ring Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17101 “Redstone 4” (RS4) for Fast ring users, and Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 17604 “Redstone 5” (RS5) […]

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    Meltdown, Spectre Chip Flaws: Who’s Affected

    HIGHLIGHTS Meltdown only affects Intel-based machines Spectre affects Intel, AMD, ARM-based machines Most software makers and OEMs have issued fixes already Technology companies are scrambling to fix serious security flaws affecting computer processors built by Intel and other chipmakers and found in many of the world’s personal computers and smartphones. The two hardware bugs discovered can be […]

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    Apple: All Macs and iOS devices affected by chip flaws

    Apple has confirmed all its Mac systems and iOS devices are affected by two recently disclosed processor flaws called Spectre and Meltdown. In an announcement on Thursday, Apple (AAPL) said it has released mitigations to defend against Meltdown in iOS 11.2, macOS 10.13.2, and tvOS 11.2. It will release mitigations in Safari to defend against the Spectre bug “in the […]

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    Artificial intelligence eats chess computers for lunch

    After 25 years of intermittent seriousness, I’m a mediocre tournament chess player. Grandmasters play at a level that beggars my comprehension. But grandmasters, since the second Clinton administration, have looked like clowns against chess computers. Now AlphaZero, a digital doohickey from DeepMind—Google’s AI operation—has made a fool of Stockfish, the strongest “traditional” chess program. Four […]

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    Top 5 best business laptops in UAE for 2018

    The best business laptops combine cutting edge productivity features with slimline designs and long battery life that provides mobility and productivity – essential functions for the modern workplace, and we’re here to help you by gathering together the very best business laptops for 2018. Having the best business laptop that suits your needs is essential, […]

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    MSI GE73VR 7RF Raider Review

    HIGHLIGHTS The 17.3-inch display has a 120Hz refresh rate and a full-HD resolution Gaming performance is very good and the laptop is VR ready The GE73VR 7RF Raider is priced at Rs. 1,85,990 It’s been a while since we’ve tested laptops that are designed to be ‘desktop replacements’, so when MSI said it had a […]

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    Samsung CHG90, 49-Inch Curved QLED Monitor, Launched in India: Price, Specifications

    HIGHLIGHTS Samsung also announced the monitor had received DisplayHDR certification The Samsung CHG90 offers a 3840×1080 pixels resolution The company is also touting the eye-saver mode and flicker-free tech Samsung India on Wednesday launched the “world’s biggest curved monitor” for gaming enthusiasts and business professionals for Rs. 1,50,000. A 49-inch ultra-wide curved QLED monitor, the […]

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    Asus Launches New ROG Gaming Laptops in India: Price, Specifications

    HIGHLIGHTS Asus ROG Strix HERO edition, SCAR edition gaming notebooks were launched Asus Strix GL503 gaming notebooks were also launched at the event The price for ROG Strix HERO Edition starts at Rs. 92,990 Expanding its Republic of Gamers (ROG) lineup of gaming laptops in India, Asus on Wednesday unveiled ROG Strix HERO edition, SCAR edition gaming notebooks, and […]