Kegan Meng

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The US again has the world's most powerful supercomputer

The Department of Energy pulled back the curtain on the world's most powerful supercomputer Friday. When Summit is operating at max capacity, it can run at 200 petaflops -- that's 200 quadrillion calculations per second. That smokes the previous record holder, China's Sunway TaihuLight (which has a …

Artificial Intelligence

New game Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order will let you play a Jedi

A tease for a new game in a galaxy far, far away<p><i>Titanfall</i> developer Respawn’s Vince Zampella gave us a small teaser during today’s EA conference at E3, and while there aren’t many details yet, what we know so far sounds juicy. Yes, there’s a new <i>Star Wars</i> game dropping holiday 2019 called <i>Jedi:</i> …

Gaming

Build your own PC inside the PC you built with PC Building Simulator

Considering we’ve got simulators for everything from driving a junker (x2) to moving into a neighborhood with a bunch of hot dads in it, I suppose it was only a matter of time until someone made a game where you assemble your own PC. It’s called PC Building Simulator, as you might guess, and it …

Repairs

@TeamSESH uncle Ricky doing his thing https://t.co/WF6EJIl4Wv

The Netherlands' Solar Bike Path Is a Shining Success

The 230-foot test path covered in discreet solar panels is producing more energy than they expected<p>It's been only six months since the Netherlands made headlines with the world's first bike path covered in solar panels. But already the green idea is reaping higher-than-expected energy dividends, …

Know your roots.

Exclusive First Look At Sir Richard Branson's Exotic Moskito Island (Updated)

UPDATED (9/11/17)- Prayers go out to Sir Richard Branson, his workers and many animals all affected by the massive Hurricane Irma. Branson’s Moskito island was completely destroyed this week as the category 5 hurricane passed directly over the island. The following are my memories of the beautiful …

How It Feels To Ride A Real Hoverboard

The thin air turns thick beneath your feet. You step onto the Hendo Hoverboard and an invisible force compresses, condensing and coiling like a spring you cannot see. It sinks for just a split-second, slipping closer to the solid copper floor below.<p>But before it can touch, the magnets strengthen …

‘Life on Earth is in peril. We have no future if we don’t go into space’

STEPHEN HAWKING<p>Physicist and cosmologist<p>Robotic missions are much cheaper and may provide more scientific information, but they don’t catch the public imagination in the same way, and they don’t spread the human race into space, which I’m arguing should be our long-term strategy. If the human race …

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Databases

Breaking Down Bond’s New Ride, the Aston Martin DB10

Q certainly knows how to shop for the holidays.

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

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“Every act of creation is first an act of destruction.” –Pablo Picasso, born on this day in 1881. Here is "Les Demoiselles d'Avignon" from 1907. Check out our collection of works inspired by the great Spanish modernist: http://goo.gl/Br7Qe6

ECS' Z97I-Drone Aims For Sub-$100 Price Point

At a live event in Silicon Valley, ECS showed off its Z97I-Drone motherboard, which is part of the company’s L337 gaming lineup. This is a Mini-ITX …

Computer Hardware

Broadcom Launches $19.99 IoT Developer Kit

Want to develop for the Internet of Things? Broadcom introduced on Thursday the WICED Sense developer kit. The device is rather simple, consisting of …

Asus ROG Ares III Card Comes With Full-Cover Water Block

The first Asus ROG Ares graphics card was air-cooled, and when Asus slapped two Radeon HD 7970’s onto a single board the company decided to partially …

Razer Chroma Keyboard Available for Preorder

Although Razer hasn't made an official announcement, the company is now taking pre-orders for the Razer Blackwidow Chroma keyboard (which we've …

ASUS' X99 Launch Includes Rampage V Extreme, X99-A, And X99-Deluxe

ROG Rampage V Extreme<p>Asus has four X99 motherboards to announce, and for now just three will be available immediately. All four motherboards feature …

Connectivity

Corsair Teams Up With Asus On DDR4; G.SKILL Breaks Record

In addition to all the Haswell-E talk, memory chip makers are coming out to showcase their DDR4 (pdf) solutions as well. One such company is <b>Corsair</b>, …

Computer Hardware

21 Simple and Free SEO Tools to Improve Your Marketing

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Whenever I dream up a home improvement project for my place, I end up working smartest and fastest when I have the right tools at my disposal. It’s amazing the difference a good tool can make – and the extra time it takes to get work done without a …

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Artist: René Magritte (1898-1967) The Mysteries of the Horizon (1955) Oil on canvas, 50 x 65 cm Posted by Nicoletta

Build A Balanced AMD-Based Gaming PC On A Budget

We’re revisiting an age-old question with a modern twist: can you build a balanced gaming PC with a sub-$100 CPU and not be limited by graphics …

Overclocking

The 3 Most Incredible PCs of May 2014

Anyone that’s into DIY or other home projects will know that summer months are usually the best for getting lots of work done. The same is true for PC modders, who tinker and modify their PCs very often beyond recognition. Amazingly, many of them create their incredible projects using basic tools …

Epic Games Shares New Details, Gameplay Footage For Free-To-Play 'Fortnite'

An email this morning to press from Epic Games opens with four reassuring words about <i>Fortnite</i>: “Yes, it still exists.” The house of Unreal also shared new gameplay footage, a new logo, and new details surrounding the game’s development status.<p>Given the fact that Epic announced Fortnite in late 2011 …

Gtar

Learning to play a musical instrument can be a real pain — especially if you haven't already spent most of your life practicing — but with Gtar, you …

Guitar