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Intel Desktop Platform – Consumer Roadmap With Broadwell and Skylake

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Haswell-E with 8 cores and DDR4 (i7-5960X, i7-5930K, and i7-5820K) will be released before christmas 2014. Broadwell (K unlocked) and Skylake S processors will be released in 2015. Broadwell will have 1150 socket and will be supported by 9-series series motherboards. Skylake S processors will have a new socket LGA...

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AMD “Tonga” GPU August Release

The 28 nm “Tonga” GPU is rumoured to feature 2,048 GCN2 stream processors, 128 TMUs, 32 ROPs, and a 256-bit wide GDDR5 memory interface with 2 or 4 GB. The GPU will compete with NVIDIA’s GTX 760. Source

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AMD A10-7800 FM2+ Revealed

28 nm “Kaveri” silicon with 65W TDP, clocked at 3.50 GHz, TurboCore frequency at 3.90 GHz. Radeon R7 Series integrated GPU, 512 GCN2 cores, support for AMD Mantle and DirectX 11.2.

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VidCon: YouTube 60 FPS

To view in 60 FPS set the quality to 720p or 1080p. In standard 480p the FPS will be max 30. Official YouTube Creator Blog: http://youtubecreator.blogspot.com.es/2014/06/look-ahead-creator-features-coming-to.html  

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Steam Summer Sale 2014

Official Valve Steam Summe Sale http://store.steampowered.com 19 – 30 June, with flash-sales every 8 hours. See the big overview at the unofficial SteamDB website: http://steamdb.info/sales

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Asus ROG Swift PG278Q, 2560×1440, 144 Hz, 1 ms, 6 mm bezel, Nvidia G-Sync

Wow, this monitor seems amazing, 2560×1440, 144Hz, 1ms, 6 mm bezel. G-Sync requires an Nvdia graphics card though. Releasedate July 2014. Cost projected at $799. ROG SWIFT PG278Q • Display: 27-inch WQHD 2560 × 1440 (16:9) • Narrow 6mm bezel designed for multi-monitor setups • Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm • Brightness: 350cd/m² •...

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Tim Schafer Plays Series

More available in full post. Tim Schafer Plays “Full Throttle” Part 1. Tim continues working through his back catalog with “Full Throttle,” his smash hit adventure game from 1995. The first game Tim worked on as a project lead, it’s a passionate ode to his love of rock music, biker...

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E3 2014: Grim Fandango Retrospective

More available in full post. The makers of Grim Fandango discuss the development of the beloved adventure game and how Double Fine Productions plans to release the original classic to a contemporary audience. Editor note: <3 Tim Schafer   Also related: Grim Fandango Remake Revealed for PS4 and PS Vita...

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