Amazon bricked high-end graphics cards
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Beta for MMO New World

Amazon bricked high-end graphics cards with a beta for its MMO, New World, according to players.

Activision Blizzard faces civil lawsuit
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An office load of gropers

Activision Blizzard is being hauled into court to face a civil lawsuit in California over allegations of gender discrimination, sexual harassment and potential violations of the state's equal pay law.

Valve Steam Deck has M.2 SSD slot but might not be easily upgradable
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M.2 2230 SSDs are hard to find

According to Gabe Newell's response to Reddit Steam members, it appears that the Valve Steam Deck features an M.2 NVMe 2230 slot, making an upgrade possible, but Valve says it is not intended for end-user replacement, even if you can find it.

Valve launches Steam Deck
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PC games on the go

Game distribution giant Valve today announced the launch of Steam Deck, a $399 gaming portable designed to take PC games on the go.

Valve announces its own handheld Steam Deck console
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Shipping in December and starting at $399

Valve has now officially announced its handheld console, called the Steam Deck. Based on a custom AMD APU with Zen 2 CPU and RDNA 2 GPU, the Steam Deck should pack enough punch to run games on a 7-inch screen when it launches in December 2021, with a starting price of $399.