NVIDIA QUIETLY ABANDONS ARM DEAL

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COMPANY MARKET CAP TSMC $611 billion NVIDIA $558 billion SAMSUNG $375 billion BROADCOM $236 billion INTEL $207 billion QUALCOM $190 billion AMD $134 billion XILINX $43 billion After facing some scrutiny over the deal NVIDIA has now more or less abandoning the deal to buy ARM. NVIDIA is such a large company already that it …

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MORE SWAP HARD DISKS FOR SSD

On a global basis more and more are swapping out hard disks for SSD products. Modern SSD capacity is now large enough to be very practical. At the same time SSD performance is much better than hard disks. Low cost Chinese SSD products are very popular all over the world. Low cost SATA SSD are …

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WHY IPV6 IS NOT ACCEPTED

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The IPv6 is not really needed as it is overkill in the extreme. All that is really needed is a 64-bit extension of the IPv4 protocol much like the way Ethernet extended their MAC to 64-bit. IPv6 is 128-bit which is far from practical. IPv4 has endured as network address translation (NAT) can run many …

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FOOD PRICES MUCH HIGHER FOR SOME ITEMS

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I shop at Walmart and I eat the same grub day in a day out with a rotation of items. I scan receipts to track prices and availability as sometimes some items are sold out or their is a problem with the suppliers. Prices are stable for many items but select items seem to be …

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HALO: INFINITE SEASON 2 ADDS EARNING PREMIUM CURRENCY

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343 has indicated that in season 2 that Halo: Infinite players will be able to earn in game premium currency. Since launch, the team has been monitoring the discussions on the Shop, bundles, and pricing in the game. Using data and community feedback, we’ve begun rolling out changes to how we package and price items …

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CAVE CRAWLER

Cave Crawler

Cave Crawler was released on January 23, 2022 by Evan Youssef. The game was developed by Evan Youssef. Cave Crawler is a short, 2D side-scrolling action platformer. Explore caves filled with interesting enemies and fun platforming challenges. Cave Crawler is a short precision side scroll action game. The pixel art style is nice. Very clean-looking, …

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SITE MENU CHANGES

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I have changed the menu on the site but the URL slugs remain the same. The idea was to make menu choices clearer for users. The site renders best on a 1920×1080 or better LCD. While the site does work on lower resolution displays its designed for widescreen LCD displays. Mobile traffic is rather limited …

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WHILE BITCOIN FALLS VIDEO CARDS STILL EXPENSIVE

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While BTC has fallen below $35,000 the prices for video cards has not yet softened. While Polaris 4GB cards are now more or less useless for mining they still are being sold for far above MSRP. When ETH moves to ETH 2.0 this summer the prospect for mining is dismal. This calls into question the …

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SPIDERS EVERYWHERE

Spiders Everywhere

Spiders Everywhere was released on January 22, 2022 by Soju and Ink. The game was developed by Soju and Ink. Spiders Everywhere is a side scrolling action game. This game is not hard because it tests your reflexes it’s hard because of everything in the game is random and it actually controls like baby poop. …

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JIVANA

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Jivana was released on January 21, 2022 by Team Jivana. The game was developed by Rubika Supinfogame. Jivana is a story-driven adventure game. Embody Aelis, a water priestess who uses her powers to open the path for her community, forced to flee after the appearance of a huge cataclysm. Explore the enchanting landscapes of Jivana, …

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