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lundi 2 avril 2018, 16:45
Ambarella knows as much about designing cameras as anyone, so it is natural it would be one of the first to field a self-driving car eschewing lidar and relying almost entirely on vision. Here's how it works and how our test ride went. The post Hands Off With Ambarella’s...
The F-35 is so expensive, the Air Force may have to trim orders for the aircraft by a third if it can't get maintenance costs down. The post US Air Force Considers Cutting F-35 Orders By a Third appeared first on ExtremeTech.
No Man's Sky is planning a fourth major update to the game, along with new support for the Xbox One X and Xbox One. The post No Man’s Sky Teases ‘Next’ Major Update, Upcoming Xbox Support appeared first on ExtremeTech.
samedi 31 mars 2018, 14:00
World Backup Day is a chance to check on your existing backups and make new ones if you've got important files on the edge of oblivion. To offer a little inspiration, here's how we at ExtremeTech keep our files safe. The post It’s World Backup Day: Here’s How the ExtremeTech ...
vendredi 30 mars 2018, 19:13
At 2018 NYIAS, the focus is on affordable new crossovers: RAV4, Tucson, Forester, Corolla hatchback. The Nissan Altima joins Accord and Camry with a new model. Then there was the VW pickup truck. The post The Best Cars and SUVs of the 2018 New York Auto Show appeared first...
The Saudis may partner with SoftBank to build the largest solar installation ever built -- 200GW of generation, 100x larger than the next-largest facility. The post Saudi Arabia, SoftBank Plan the World’s Largest Solar Project appeared first on ExtremeTech.
jeudi 29 mars 2018, 22:20
A flaw in the WebRTC protocol means that many VPN services leak the IP addresses of their users. That's more or less the opposite of what a VPN is meant to do. The post Critical VPN Security Flaw Leaks Customer IP Addresses appeared first on ExtremeTech.
For a limited time, Best Buy is selling the iPad Mini 4 (128GB) for just $299.99 – $100 off the sticker price. This discount ends Saturday though, so don't wait to place your order. We've also found great deals on the Xbox One X, 4K TVs, VR headsets, and so much more in...
It sounds like Microsoft's Meltdown patch didn't make Windows 7 more secure. It actually did the opposite. The post Microsoft’s Meltdown Patch Made Windows 7 PCs Less Secure appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Ray tracing is the ultimate way to create realistic computer-generated scenes -- and at up to 10 hours per frame to render, it's been mostly restricted to movies and advertising, until now. Nvidia has shown real-time ray tracing using its new RTX running on its Volta GPUs....
Palm didn't make it, but now the Palm brand could be poised for a nostalgic comeback on Verizon. The post Palm Could Make a Return on Verizon Later This Year appeared first on ExtremeTech.
New research into text-to-speech technology has significantly improved the ability of computers to mimic human speech patterns. The post Google Researchers Just Made Computers Sound Much More Like People appeared first on ExtremeTech.
There's a new PC building simulator in Early Access on Steam, but its usefulness seems a bit limited -- and not just because it's an early version of the final product. The post PC Building Sim Enters Early Access, Includes Overclocking, Water Cooling appeared first on...
It has been several months since 'Oumuamua's discovery, but scientists are still puzzling over our first interstellar visitor. The post NASA: Gas Giant Ejected ‘Oumuamua Into Interstellar Space appeared first on ExtremeTech.
mercredi 28 mars 2018, 22:44
Mac Pro users are trying to eke out upgrades any way they can, but buying a six-year-old form factor is a bad way to do it. The post Mac Pro Customers, Desperate for a Refresh, Are Upgrading 6-Year-Old Hardware appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Mozilla is looking to shield users from Facebook's snooping and score some good will at the same time. The post Firefox Add-On Protects You From Facebook Tracking appeared first on ExtremeTech.
HTC's Vive Pro won't light the world on fire, but it moves the possibilities of VR forward another notch, and is a solid upgrade for anyone with the money to spend. The post Hands On With the HTC Vive Pro: Raising the Bar for VR Headsets appeared first on ExtremeTech.
A few products can make VR headsets wireless, and TPCast is taking it a step further with a new wireless VR system that can stream to multiple Vive headsets at the same time. The post New TPCast Wireless Adapter Supports Multiple Vive Headsets appeared first on ExtremeTech.
After a few years off, the Far Cry franchise is back with a full-on numbered sequel, and we're headed to the good ol' United States this time. We break down early performance tests on PCs and consoles. The post Far Cry 5 Lovingly Renders the Countryside of Montana, But Not...
If you use a third-party dock, be very wary of Nintendo's 5.0 firmware update. There are widespread reports it's bricking Switch consoles. The post Third-Party Docks Are Bricking Nintendo Switch Consoles After Firmware Update appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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