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Mid-range Nvidia Turing GPUs could be 6 months away because it made too damned many GTX 1060s
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Mid-range Nvidia Turing GPUs could be 6 months away because it made too damned many GTX 1060s

The next-generation of mid-range Nvidia graphics cards won’t launch for at least another three to six months due to an overabundance of old Pascal stock. During Nvidia’s Q3 earnings call, CEO Jen-Hsun Huang told investors that there are currently enough mid-range GPUs sitting idle in the channel to fulfil customer demand for an entire quarter… if not two. And you can be damned sure Nvidia won’t replace Pascal-based cards with fresh mainstream Turing GPUs until that much ageing stock has all been sold off. read more

PlayStation 4’s top five best-selling games are all on PC
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PlayStation 4’s top five best-selling games are all on PC

The PlayStation 4 is a wonderful little console, but even with a mid-generation hardware refresh it can barely compete with the most modest of gaming PCs. Plenty of primarily PC players keep a PS4 in rotation for access to Sony’s largely excellent first-party games, but it turns out that the console’s best-sellers aren’t the exclusives. No, they’re all games you can play on PC, too. read more

Fallout 76 nuke code decryption has already been busted by online tools
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Fallout 76 nuke code decryption has already been busted by online tools

Nuke codes are supposed to give Fallout 76 players a complex decryption process ahead of launching a nuclear warhead, but people have already figured out how to break the cipher that protects those codes. That doesn’t make the nuke launch process completely trivial – there’s still a lot of legwork involved – but online tools now make some lengthy steps pretty much optional. read more