Jared Brock

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Nvidia's new $1,200 Titan X graphics card is an absolute monster

There is a new GPU king.<p>Just weeks after the global rollout of its GTX 1070 and 1080 graphics cards, US chipmaker Nvidia has unveiled another product in its already breakneck 2015-2016 release cycle.<p>Called the Titan X, it looks to be the most powerful graphics card that Nvidia has ever made. As the …

Supercomputers

Why Everyone Is Going To Hate Your New iPhone 6S

With the invites now sent out, Wednesday September 9th is the date which will reveal the next smartphone for upwards of 85 million people. With pre-orders expected to open on Friday 11th September, and handsets to go on sale in a number of territories the week after, I’m expecting the iPhone 6S and …

Lara Croft Go Is So Good, But So Short

<i>Lara Croft Go</i> may be the unlikeliest name for a game whose measure you take in thousands of discrete steps. Swipe-swipe-swipe goes my finger on the …

Apple Is About To Lay Down Its TV Cards

Some of us have been waiting for Apple to drop its proverbial hammer on television for what seems like forever. A company with a strong sense of design, the ability to craft purposeful hardware and software and a penchant for cutting through the crap to deliver something you actually want to use …

Smart TV

16 Old-School Internet Acronyms: How Many Can You Recognize?

<i>How is language evolving on the Internet? In this series on internet linguistics, Gretchen McCulloch breaks down the latest innovations in online</i> …

Someone Made A Troll Level In Mario Maker, And Nintendo Actually Promoted It

It's not surprising to see people try to trick other players in <i>Super Mario Maker</i>. I just wasn't expecting Nintendo to give anyone a helping hand in …

Costumes

This New ‘Civil War’ Concept Art Allegedly Confirms Who Is Fighting Who In The Marvel Universe

<b>Possible spoilers for Captain America: Civil War follow below, so don’t read if you want to enter the film fresh.</b><p>A few weeks back, we reported on a rumor that involved the possible factions that form to battle within <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>. We got a peek at some of the stuff at the D23 Expo, but …

This Optical Illusion Quiz Determines What Type of Thinker You Are

If you have things to do, it's best not to go on PlayBuzz — a black hole of quizzes and games. And this quiz by user Samantha Jones that's quickly rising on its charts tests your optical perception through a series of illusions. After being shown an image, you choose which of the two objects you …