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Graphics sales surge, with AMD and Nvidia benefiting at Intel's loss

PC graphics sales are way up, as the pandemic has spurred consumers to buy many more computers than in the previous quarter.

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Epic battle: Judge rules Apple can boot Fortnite from the App Store, but not Unreal Engine

A district court judge has struck down Epic's appeal to force Apple to let Fortnite back in the App Store immediately.

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Can't run Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020? Play the 1982 version in your browser

Is Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 too much for your PC to handle? Well, you can at least play the 1982 version in a browser.

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Nvidia's 12-pin power connector for next-gen GeForce cards makes a lot of sense when you see it

Pictures of Nvidia's new 12-pin power plug show it will offer a significant size advantage over conventional connectors used in today's GPUs

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How Microsoft Flight Simulator could spur 'billions' in PC hardware sales

Gamers will buy $2.6 billion in new PCs, CPUs, GPUs and more just to play the 2020 reboot of Microsoft Flight Simulator, an analyst predicts.

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Oculus VR headsets will soon require a Facebook account

Facebook-owned Oculus will require new users to log into their VR headsets with Facebook accounts starting in October.

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We ran ray tracing on a $259 Chromebook with GeForce Now

We tried Nvidia's GeForce Now, which puts real gaming into Chromebooks. Will your Chromebook run GeForce Now? Probably.

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Flight Simulator: Hands on with Microsoft's breathtaking virtual, real world

Microsoft launches its rebooted Flight Simulator this week. We go hands on and take to the skies in this gorgeous recreation of the real world.

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Razer launches left-handed Naga gaming mouse for Left-Handers Day

Razer said last year that it would bring back the Naga gaming mouse for lefties, and it's finally arrived.

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Epic is giving away A Total War Saga: Troy for free, but just for 24 hours today

The latest chapter in the Total War series, A Total War Saga: Troy, is being given away for free today. Grab it now!

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Intel plans Xe consumer graphics for laptops first, a discrete card in 2021

Intel's first Xe graphics part for consumers will go into laptops, but 2021 will bring the long-anticipated discrete graphics card with hardware ray tracing.

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Trump ban of Tencent Holdings could affect Fortnite, League of Legends and other games

President Trump unexpectedly ordered a ban on transactions with Tencent and its subsidiaries after 45 days. We don't know how far the ban will stretch into Tencent's interests, which encompass the games League of Legends, Fortnite,...

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Nvidia GeForce Ampere may arrive on August 31, tweet suggests

The Nvidia GeForce Twitter account hinted at an August 31 launch for its Ampere GTX cards, which would be the 21st anniversary of its "first GPU."

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Become an IT hero in PC Building Simulator's new esports expansion

Surprise! PC Building Simulator just received an esports expansion, but you don't play against other people. Instead, your sure hand will help lead an esports team to victory...or defeat.

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Chromebook perks now include Google's Stadia service

Google offers a number of hidden perks for Chromebook owners, including free games and apps. Right now, Stadia hardware and software is included.

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Hands on with the THX-powered Razer BlackShark V2 gaming headset

Razer announces the BlackShark V2, which includes a USB sound card with several audio enhancements designed for gaming and streaming.

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Logitech's G Pro X Lightspeed fixes the biggest problem with the best gaming headset

The Logitech G Pro X was the best gaming headset Logitech ever created—but it lacked wireless capabilities. The $200 Logitech G Pro X Lightspeed adds it, along with USB-C charging.

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Microsoft's Xbox Series X reveals: Halo: Infinite, Fable, Psychonauts 2, Obsidian's next RPG, more

Microsoft's Xbox games showcase brought the hits with looks at Halo: Infinite, Forza Motorsport, Psychonauts 2, and Obsidian's next RPG, Avowed.

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The Asus ROG Phone 3 and Lenovo Legion feel like the end of the Android gaming niche

The Asus ROG 3 and Lenovo Legion are loaded with every bell and whistle you could possibly cram into an Android phone, but who are they really for?

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Microsoft is discontinuing the Xbox One X

Microsoft is halting production of the Xbox One X and the Xbox One S Digital Edition in anticipation of the Xbox Series X launch this holiday.

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