Day: August 10, 2018

ASRock confirms Intel’s octacore plans promising “8Core CPU Support” stickers for compatible boards
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ASRock confirms Intel’s octacore plans promising “8Core CPU Support” stickers for compatible boards

All the motherboard vendors have been falling over themselves to confirm that they are providing BIOS updates for the upcoming new Intel Coffee Lake CPU refresh, with Asus, MSI, and Gigabyte all confirming support for the new 9000-series processors. But one thing none of them has done is to directly confirm Intel’s eight-core CPU plans, until ASRock joined in. read more

Twitch will provide specific streaming categories, from Tabletop RPGs to ASMR
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Twitch will provide specific streaming categories, from Tabletop RPGs to ASMR

Twitch is changing two of its categories to give streamers “better ways to describe your stream beyond just the game or category you’re streaming.” The changes, due to arrive next month, will primarily affect the ‘IRL’ and ‘Creative’ tabs, and will also see the removal of Twitch Communities. In their place, ten new tabs will arrive, introducing more than ten new streaming categories to the service. read more