• 09:51 Oct 18, 2019


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AMD unveils Ryzen 9 3950X CPU, Radeon RX 5700/XT GPUs

AMD’s Ryzen 9 3950X desktop-class CPU will come with 16 cores and 32 threads. It registers a base clockspeed of 3.5 GHz and 4.7 GHz when overclocking the processor. AMD says with the help of liquid nitrogen, it managed to push the AMD Ryzen 9 3950X processor to 5.375 GHz.

Microsoft urges users to patch wormable bug, says 1 million systems are still at risk

Microsoft has admitted that “nearly one million computers connected directly to the internet are still vulnerable” to the remote code execution vulnerability that was discovered last month. It also revealed there’s a chance that any future malware may also attempt further exploitation of vulnerabilities that have already been fixed.

Microsoft gives out warnings over WannaCry-like bug inside older Windows versions

Microsoft is issuing security patches for Windows XP and Windows Server 2003 to solve the wormable vulnerability which could spread from one vulnerable computer to another vulnerable computer with ease. The company has also sent out patches to Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Server 2008 R2.

Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 preview offers notification from your Android phone

In its latest iteration of the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18885, Microsoft has updated its ‘Your Phone’ software with the addition of Android notifications. The company has revealed that it’s adding the latest feature to OnePlus 6, OnePlus 6T, Samsung Galaxy S10e, S10, S10+, Note 8 and Note 9.

Microsoft Surface Hub 2s announced with 50-inch 4K display

The Hub 2s comes with 4K rotating cameo which will be pluggable on all four sides of the display and it comes with stereo speakers with an inbuilt sub-woofer and an eight-array far-field microphone. The device comes with a 50-inch 4K IPS LCD display with an aspect ratio of 3:2, protected with an anti-glare coating.

Acer announces Nitro gaming laptops, Predator desktops, monitors and accessories

The new range of Acer’s gaming range includes the Nitro Nitro 7 and Nitro 5 gaming notebooks, Predator Orion 5000 desktop, 43-inch Predator monitor, Predator Cestus 330 mouse, Predator Aethon 300 gaming keyboard, Predator Galea 311 gaming headset and Predator M-Utility Backpack.

Intel announces 2nd-Generation 56-core Xeon processors with AI deep learning

The Xeon Platinum 9200 will be a Cascade Lake processor with built-in Deep Learning Boost (DLB) technology which will add AI capabilities to the next generation of IoT platforms. The processor will offer a performance of up to 14 times in terms of deep learning and provides better speech recognition, image classification and object detection.

AMD Radeon VII 7nm gaming GPU unveiled, priced at Rs 54,990

The AMD Radeon VII comes with 60 compute units and 3,840 stream processors which can be clocked to up to 1,750 MHz for delivering hyper-realistic images and high-performance gaming. The Radeon VII provides seamless, high-refresh HDR gaming at 1080p, ultrawide 1440p and 4K and uses a 4,096-bit memory interface.

Acer introduces Chromebase 24V2, Chromebase 24I2 Chrome OS-based AiOs

The Chromebase for Meetings 24V2 features a 24-inch FHD touchscreen display with 250 nits of brightness. It features a 5MP wide-angle webcam which comes with its own system of video conferencing. Users can immediately make conference calls arranged and scheduled using Gmail and Google Calendar.

CES 2019: HP introduces 2019 line of Desktops, Monitors, AIOs, Laptops and more

The HP OMEN X Emperium 65 is the world’s first Big Format Gaming Display with NVIDIA G-SYNC® HDR. The display offers a high refresh rate of 144 Hz and also equips the Award-winning OMEN X Emperium Soundbar. The 120-watt display comes with LOFAR Low-Frequency Array and VRT Vibration Reduction Technology.