Samsung officially announces new $17 billion semiconductor plant in US, expected to be operational by 2024

Samsung

Samsung announced yesterday that it will invest $17 billion to build a foundry in the United States. The new plant will be located in Tyler, Texas, and will be ready for mass production in 2024. Samsung will build a new foundry in the U.S. that is expected to begin production in 2024 We are currently … Read more about Samsung officially announces new $17 billion semiconductor plant in US, expected to be operational by 2024

NVIDIA GauGAN2, Generates Accurate Images from Text

NVIDIA GauGAN2

NVIDIA GauGAN2 AI can now use simple written phrases to generate corresponding realistic images. The deep learning model is able to generate different scenes using just three or four words. Nvidia has announced the latest version of GauGAN2, the AI-driven painting demonstration that can convert text into accurate images. NVIDIA GauGAN2, which creates accurate images … Read more about NVIDIA GauGAN2, Generates Accurate Images from Text

MediaTek will show Wi-Fi 7 technology at CES 2022: 2.4 times faster than Wi-Fi 6E

MediaTek Wi-Fi 7

Wi-Fi 7 will bring significant improvements over Wi-Fi 6E. One is in terms of speed. MediaTek plans to unveil Wi-Fi 7 next year, even though Wi-Fi 6 has barely reached consumers. The company confirmed the news this week. It plans to hold the show at CES 2022 (Consumer Electronics Show) in January, which would make … Read more about MediaTek will show Wi-Fi 7 technology at CES 2022: 2.4 times faster than Wi-Fi 6E

Micron stock rises, driven by Facebook Metaverse needs

Micron stock rises, driven by Facebook Metaverse needs

U.S. memory maker Micron Technology’s shares soared to a new five-month high, driven by foreign investors’ optimism that the memory industry is improving and the stock price is expected to rebound. The metaverse seems to be benefiting Micron, a manufacturer specializing in RAM and VRAM chips. Micron’s shares have risen as much as 20% as … Read more about Micron stock rises, driven by Facebook Metaverse needs

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice PC Update Adds Ray Tracing Reflections/Shadows, DLSS

Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

Earlier this summer, Ninja Theory’s Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice got a nice visual boost on Xbox Series X/S with updates that added ray tracing, a new visual mode, and more. Well, now the PC is having fun with its own enhancement that includes everything in the Xbox Series X update (new materials, particles and raytraced reflections) … Read more about Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice PC Update Adds Ray Tracing Reflections/Shadows, DLSS

NVIDIA Q3 revenue of $7.1 billion, net income up 84% year-over-year

NVIDIA may unveil Ada Lovelace, its upcoming RTX 40 Series architecture

NVIDIA (NVDA) announced its financial results for the third quarter of the fiscal year 2022. The financial results show that Q3 revenue of $7.103 billion was better than market expectations of $6.82 billion, compared with $4.726 billion a year earlier, up 50% year-on-year; under GAAP accounting standards, net income was $2.464 billion, compared with $1.336 … Read more about NVIDIA Q3 revenue of $7.1 billion, net income up 84% year-over-year

AMD releases Radeon 21.11.3 driver: up to 15% performance boost for Battlefield 2042 games

AMD releases Radeon 21.11.3 driver

AMD releases Radeon Adrenalin 21.11.3 drivers in anticipation of Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy. The new AMD Radeon Adrenalin 21.11.3 driver with gaming optimizations and Vulkan enhancements has been released. These new drivers contain solutions to some problems and also list known unresolved issues. AMD Radeon Adrenalin 21.11.3 adds support for Microsoft Flight Simulator GOTY … Read more about AMD releases Radeon 21.11.3 driver: up to 15% performance boost for Battlefield 2042 games

Baidu Q3 2021 total revenue of 31.9 billion yuan, increased by 13% year-on-year

Baidu

Baidu released its unaudited financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2021. In the third quarter, Baidu posted revenue of 31.9 billion yuan, exceeding market expectations, representing a 13% year-on-year increase. Baidu reported a net loss of RMB16.559 billion in the third quarter, which included a non-cash fair value loss of RMB18.9 billion … Read more about Baidu Q3 2021 total revenue of 31.9 billion yuan, increased by 13% year-on-year

AORUS Z690 Xtreme WaterForce motherboard will be priced at $2,200

Z690 Xtreme WaterForce

It is true that PC components come in both low-end, mid-range, and high-end with that a huge variety of prices. And in some cases, there are components that are worth a full PC. That is the case with the AORUS Z690 Xtreme WaterForce motherboard from Gigabyte. The motherboard is high-end or rather very high-end for … Read more about AORUS Z690 Xtreme WaterForce motherboard will be priced at $2,200

From now on, Microsoft will release new features for Windows 10 on an annual basis.

Windows 10

Microsoft released the new November 2021 update for Windows 10, marking the end of semi-annual updates. From now on, such updates will be annual, keeping the same frequency as the updates for the new Windows 11. Thus, the next Windows 10 feature update is scheduled for the second half of 2022. Since after the release … Read more about From now on, Microsoft will release new features for Windows 10 on an annual basis.