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Samsung's $1,800 Galaxy Z Fold 4 is intentionally out of reach

Samsung’s $1,800 Galaxy Z Fold 4 is intentionally out of reach

At its Unpacked event last week, Samsung unveiled its new flagship Galaxy Z Fold 4 foldable phone, which adds better multitasking software, a slimmer design and a more durable body. But one thing that remains unchanged is the eye-popping $1,800 price tag – which probably few consumers can afford. But that exclusivity is exactly why …

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AMD Moves Ryzen 7000 "Zen 4" CPU Launch To 27th September, Same Day As Intel's 13th Gen Raptor Lake Unveil 1

AMD Moves Launch of Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” CPU to September 27, Same Day as Intel’s 13th Gen Raptor Lake Unveiling

AMD appears to have moved its original September 15 launch plans for the Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” processors and AM5 platform to late September. We have just received confirmation from our sources that AMD will launch its next-gen processors in late September for sales. AMD Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” processors and AM5 platform pushed back …

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Leaked AMD Ryzen 9 7950X, Ryzen 9 7900X, Ryzen 7 7700X, Ryzen 5 7600X CPU Specs: Up to 16 Zen 4 Cores, 5.7GHz Boost, 170W TDP

AMD Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” CPUs listed online – Ryzen 9 7950X for US$892, Ryzen 9 7900X for US$608, Ryzen 7 7700X for US$480, Ryzen 5 7600X for US$330

AMD’s upcoming Ryzen 7000 desktop processors based on the Zen 4 core architecture have started appearing on online retailers. All four processors have been listed at Canadian retailer, PC-Canada, along with a preliminary price list. AMD Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” CPUs Appear in Preliminary Price List – Flagship Ryzen 9 7950X Listed for US$892 The …

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Leaked AMD Ryzen 9 7950X, Ryzen 9 7900X, Ryzen 7 7700X, Ryzen 5 7600X CPU Specs: Up to 16 Zen 4 Cores, 5.7GHz Boost, 170W TDP

AMD Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” CPUs listed online – Ryzen 9 7950X for US$892, Ryzen 9 7900X for US$608, Ryzen 7 7700X for US$480, Ryzen 5 7600X for US$330

AMD’s upcoming Ryzen 7000 desktop processors based on the Zen 4 core architecture have started appearing on online retailers. All four processors have been listed at Canadian retailer, PC-Canada, along with a preliminary price list. AMD Ryzen 7000 “Zen 4” CPUs Appear in Preliminary Price List – Flagship Ryzen 9 7950X Listed for US$892 The …

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Launch of Linux 6.0-rc1 with interesting performance optimizations and new hardware support

Launch of Linux 6.0-rc1 with interesting performance optimizations and new hardware support

After the two-week merge window, Linus Torvalds released the first Linux 6.0 release candidate this afternoon. In the next couple of months or so the Linux 6.0 kernel will stabilize, but already from my first tests on various systems it is in good condition and features and performance are excellent. Linux 6.0 looks very good …

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AirPods Pro 2: five new features and improvements to expect

AirPods Pro 2: five new features and improvements to expect

Apple’s second-generation AirPods Pro are finally nearing launch, with an expected release later this year. If you’re planning on upgrading to the new AirPods Pro once they’re released, keep reading for a list of five new features to expect. In addition to all-new features, the second-generation AirPods Pro will likely adopt some features added to …

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Want to watch Blu-rays in VLC on Ubuntu?  You NEED MakeMKV - OMG!  Ubuntu!

Want to watch Blu-rays in VLC on Ubuntu? You NEED MakeMKV – OMG! Ubuntu!

I recently bought a cheap external USB Blu-ray player in order to watch my Doctor Who ‘The Collection’ Blu-rays – WhoRays, if you will – in bed on my laptop1 (which runs Ubuntu, obviously). The thing is, you can’t just stick an official Blu-ray disc and watch what’s on it, not on Linux, not macOS, …

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