Five finalists compete for Nvidia 2016 Global Impact Award this week
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Researchers use Tesla K40, Titan X, other Nvidia GPUs to accelerate scientific creativity

This year's Nvidia GPU Technology Conference starts today in San Jose, California and is an exciting opportunity for researchers to compete for their chance to win a $150,000 Nvidia research grant to drive forward groundbreaking scientific ideas aided in large part by GPU-accelerated computing.

Seagate launches world's first USB-C powered 8TB external HDD
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Available later this month for $349

On Wednesday, Seagate announced Innov8, the world’s first power adapter-less USB 3.1 Type-C external hard drive for desktops. The drive is available in an 8TB storage capacity and does not require any power cable to operate, using only a single USB Type-C connector as a source of both power and data.

Nvidia Geforce 364.72 drivers come with plenty of issues
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Might be even killing some graphcis cards

It appears that Nvidia can't seem to get a break when it comes to drivers as the last Geforce 364.72 WHQL-certified drivers are apparently killing some graphics cards.

Acer shows US $5000 priced Predator Z850 gaming projector
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High-end gaming projector with 1920x720 resolution

Acer has unveiled a new and rather expensive member of its Predator gaming lineup, the Predator Z850 gaming projector with a US $5000 price tag.

G.Skill announces Ripjaws DDR4-3000 SO-DIMM
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Coming in 8GB, 16GB and 32GB capacities

G.Skill has launched its newest Ripjaws SO-DIMM DDR4 memory modules that will be available in capacities of up 16GB and run at 3000MHz, the G.Skill Ripjaws DDR4-3000 SO-DIMM series.

Smartphone goldrush is over
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Gartner declares there is no longer gold in them thar hills

The days of the smartphone being a licence to print money are over and any growth in the market is going to be smart, according to the bean counters at Gartner.

Tesla could squeeze Nvidia
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Recruitment wars

Tesla Motors,’ which has been poaching engineers from Apple and AMD, could be causing a few headaches for Nvidia.

Intel releases super-fast SSDs
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3D NAND on board


Chipzilla has released its super-fast and high-capacity SSDs with 3D NAND chips.

Toshiba has major battery recall
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91,000 units faulty

The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced a recall for battery packs in Toshiba laptops sold between June 2011 and January 2016.

Apple changed the world seven times
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And humanity is a much happier place because of it

The game changing, most successful IT company Apple celebrated its 40th birthday today – a day which will be marked in history as the day the world became perfect.