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MSI outs 5 more gaming motherboards based on AMD’s AM4 processor socket

MSI quietly introduced five new motherboards based on AMD's AM4 processor socket. The boards are compatible with the new Zen-based Ryzen desktop processors, seventh-generation A-Series APUs, and seventh-generation Athlon CPUs.
Web

The new Google Earth wants to take you on a voyage, and it starts at home

When it first launched in 2005, Google Earth put global imaging in the hands of everyday users. With the Google Earth relaunch this week, Google hopes to take you around the world from a different perspective.
Product Review

LG 27MD5KA‑B Ultrafine 5K Review

LG’s Ultrafine 5K monitor is a beautiful, flawed MacBook companion.
Gaming

Latest Xbox One Insider build adds Party Overlay, new Arena game incoming

Microsoft is continuing to focus on the Xbox One's community features, to expand on ways to help Xbox fans get together and enjoy competitive gaming. Xbox Arena will be getting its next installment and a new Party overlay is being added.
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Adata's newest SD and microSD cards support V90 standard for high-speed video

New storage options for photographers and videographers provide both good performance and large capacities. Adata is next up with its new Premier ONE UHS-II SD and microSD cards and Premier UHS-I microSD cards.
Deals

Great deal! These are our 3 favorite Amazon tech bargains today

Monday's Gold Box Amazon deals include a stylish yet powerful HP desktop, a handy GPS system, and an LED TV with an ultra-thin bezel that will fit easily in any room. Enjoy savings up to $133 and discounts as deep as 47 percent.
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‘Leaked’ Intel slide backs rumors of chipset support for Wi-Fi, USB 3.1 Gen2

A "leaked" slide backs previous rumors that Intel plans to inject Wi-Fi and USB 3.1 Gen2 connectivity into its 300 Series motherboard chipsets. The Wi-Fi aspect may be based on the 802.11ac Wave2 standard supporting gigabit speeds.
Computing

Users lose some control with new Windows 10 Creators Update admin feature

Creators Update made changes to the core operating system and to policies that are accessible to more technical users, such as IT administrators, who are important to Microsoft as it continues to push Windows 10 to a billion machines.
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At five pounds, the GTX 1050 Ti gaming laptop is light and powerful

Combining seventh generation Intel processors with Nvidia's GTX 1050 Ti graphics chip, Origin PC's new EON15-S is a powerful but compact gaming laptop, with up to six hours of battery life in a five-pound shell.
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Electrical muscle stimulation could help make virtual reality more immersive

A team of researchers at the Hasso Plattner Institute in Germany has shared details of a new system that uses electrical muscle stimulation to make virtual reality even more immersive.
Computing

'80s MacOS fully emulated in latest Internet Archive release

MacOS 6 and 7 make an appearance in the latest Internet Archive emulation project, where you can play early Apple games, try out its visual interface and even use tools like the calculator and Disk Copy.
Computing

Remix OS Elitebook spotted at Rockchip booth

HP could be looking to expand its lower-cost, alternative operating system laptops with one powered by Rockchip hardware and running Remix OS, Phoenix OS, or the more common Chrome OS.