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Match.com To Use Facial Recognition To Find Matches

Match.com will soon allow users to upload pictures exes to determine they type of facial structure they’re attracted to. Or at least, that’s how they’re advertising it. On the other end of the spectrum, people are seeing the new feature as a bizarre and creepy way to find someone that looks just like an ex. …more

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AMD FX Processor

AMD Shows Off New FX-Series Processor With Water Cooling

Over the weekend, AMD Corporate Vice President Global Channel Sales Roy Taylor showed off what appears to be an AMD FX-Series Processor that comes bundled with a liquid cooling system. Could this be AMD’s response to the Intel Devil’s Canyon processor series that was recently announced?  Taylor mentioned that “something new is coming,” so we can …more

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NVIDIA CES 2014

NVIDIA GeForce 340.43 Beta Driver Patches 4K @ 60Hz Over HDMI 1.4

NVIDIA has silently implemented a workaround into the 340.43 beta driver for 4K 60Hz single-stream displays to be driven over a Kepler-powered HDMI 1.4 connection. Previously, 60Hz 4K was only achievable via DisplayPort 1.2 or HDMI 2.0, the latter being a standard that has yet to really reach the consumer market. The above image shows …more

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AMD Gaming Evolved Beta App Released by Raptr

We received word today from the folks at Raptr that there has been a beta software update released for the AMD Gaming Evolved app that is pretty significant. For starters the latest update introduces a complete redesign of the UI and also several video-related features that utilize H.264 video encoding to enable high quality video …more

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Steam Sale

Steam Sale 2014 Has Started Early

Batten down the wallets, gamers! Steam Sale 2014 started early this year. The sale is scheduled to run until the 30th, so you’ve got two weeks to pick up those games you’ve been eyeballing. But before you go rushing in, check out this Lifehacker flowchart for how to know when you’re getting the best deal. …more

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Fire Phone

Amazon Fire Phone Launches As AT&T Exclusive

Amazon has finally unveiled their worst kept secret of the year, the Amazon Fire Phone (currently an AT&T exclusive). Aside from being Amazon’s first foray into smartphone territory, the device’s most unique feature is it’s dynamic 3D perspective. Check out this video from The Verge to get an idea of how the phone utilizes 4 …more

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Harley-Davidson Goes Electric with Project LiveWire Electric Motorcycle

Today, Harley-Davidson revealed Project LiveWire — the first Harley-Davidson electric motorcycle. This is the first electric motorcycle in the brand’s 111-year history and will likely get some fans pretty upset that the motorcycle maker is making a non-piston driven bike. Specifications for the bike have yet to be revealed, but the Project LiveWire trailer (shown …more

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Adobe Announces ‘Photoshop Mix’ for Apple’s iPad

Adobe has announced Photoshop Mix for the Apple iPad. Just ahead of their Adobe Creative Cloud Live Event, Adobe has introduced a new image organization and manipulation application that can sync with Photoshop CC for desktop computers. Photoshop Mix will allow users to access local files on your iPad and import pictures from Creative Cloud …more

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21.5" iMac 2014

New $1099 iMac Now Available For Purchase

Apple has released a new $1099 iMac, giving the line a new lower barrier of entry. Before this model, consumers had to start at configuration at $1299.   The $200 price drop comes in the wake of a drop in several specs: Firstly and foremost, the processor has been reduced from a true quad-core to …more

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Expiration Date

Team Fortress Releases Short Film ‘Expiration Date’

The Team Fortress Youtube channel has uploaded ‘Expiration Date‘, a new short built on Source Filmmaker. We’ve seen some extraordinary things come out of SFM in the past, but this 15 minute epic takes the cake. The short follows the Red team through a dramatic sequence of events following the discovery that the teleporters have been …more

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NVIDIA GPU Roadmap

Rumor – NVIDIA GeForce GTX 880 and GTX 870 Coming Fall 2014

Are you looking for information on the upcoming NVIDIA Maxwell GM204 (high-end segment) and GM206 (performance segment) GPU cores? Well, it looks like Sweclockers.com has reportedly received information from industry sources that claim they know the release date of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 800 series cards for desktop PCs. Sweclockers says that the launch will …more

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Discrete Video Card Sales To Drop By A Third This Quarter

DigiTimes is reporting that sources in the PC industry believe that worldwide graphics card shipments will decline between 30-40% this quarter due to the cryptocurrency craze finally cooling down. ASICs have come out to mine Litecoin and Bitcoin, so the ASIC miners are taking over and lowering the demand for graphics cards. That means that there are …more

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Battlefield Hardline

NVIDIA GeForce 340.43 Beta Video Card Drivers For GRID: Autosport and Battlefield: Hardline Beta

NVIDIA has released GeForce 340.43 Beta video card drivers, which just happen to be the Game Ready Beta Driver for GRID: Autosport and the Battlefield: Hardline Beta. This will be the first installment by EA in the Battlefield franchise since Battlefield 4 was released in October 2013. BF4 users have faced some pretty significant technical …more

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US Supreme Court

Supreme Court Facebook Ruling Weighs Threats Against First Amendment

Does free speech include the right to make seemingly criminal threats on the internet? The Supreme Court has elected to weigh in on the case of Anthony Elonis, a man who in 2010 made several posts indicating violent intent. Elonis made posts to Facebook which he claims were his artistic expression and a way to …more

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