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Nvidia CEO: We’re “on the cusp of” a blockchain and NFT-enabled metaverse

One of the most powerful men in tech thinks that the metaverse — a term for a series of interlinked, persistent virtual worlds with self-contained economies — is just around the corner.  One of the most exciting use cases for blockchain and NFTs, enthusiasts inspired by Neal Stephenson’s Snow Crash have long been hoping for …

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RTX 3070 Ti review: Nvidia leaves the GPU fast lane (for now)

The Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Founders Edition, going on sale this week for $599. Sam Machkovech A zoom on Nvidia’s proprietary power port, which you’ll find on every RTX 3000-series GPU. Sam Machkovech Three DisplayPort ports, one HDMI 2.1 port. Sam Machkovech The RTX 3070 Ti uses a very 3080-like twin-fan system for intake …

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Nvidia’s new RTX 3070 and 3080 Ti cards attempt to cater to gamers and miners

Nvidia’s new 3070 Ti and 3080 Ti graphics cards will launch with Ethereum hash rate limiters built in when they go on sale later this month. Nvidia announced the pending release of the new cards during its Computex 2021 livestream on Monday, where it unveiled specifications and release dates for both models. Of particular interest to …

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Nvidia again limiting crypto mining on its RTX-3060 gaming graphics card

Graphics card giant Nvidia is quietly reintroducing a hash rate limiter on its RTX 3060 series graphics cards in an effort to disincentivize cryptocurrency miners. On April 29 the company issued the GeForce 466.27 driver that reintroduces RTX 3060 cryptomining limiter. GeForce 466.27 driver release notes, Source: Nvidia According to sources reported by computer news …

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Leaked Nvidia RTX 3080 Ti GPU shown mining Ether at 118 Mh/s

Nvidia’s RTX 30 series of graphics cards have been subject to unending speculation, rumor and even ridicule since the firm first announced it would ship its latest GPU’s with a built-in Ether (ETH) mining limiter. A series of missteps saw the mining limiter on Nvidia’s RTX 3060 card first undone by crafty hackers, and then …

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Dell Alienware launches its first AMD-powered gaming laptop since 2007

Behold: the all-important top-down keyboard view. Dell She might not look like much—but she does the Kessel Run in under 12 parsecs. Dell The rear view reminds us of the Millennium Falcon, but this three-quarter profile is Star Destroyer all the way. Dell The alien head logo and exhaust trim ring are done in glowy …

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Hut 8 Purchases $30M Worth of Nvidia’s GPU Miners, Looks to Push Capacity to 1,600 Gigahash

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <b>On Friday, the publicly listed firm Hut 8 announced the purchase of $30 million worth of Nvidia’s dedicated crypto mining GPUs called the Cryptocurrency Mining Processor (CMP). Nvidia CMPs mine the crypto asset ethereum and Hut 8 expects its aggregate operational power will be 1,600 gigahash.</b> Hut 8 Purchases $30 Million Worth …

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Report: The next Nintendo Switch will deliver 4K on TVs via Nvidia’s DLSS

Enlarge / An artist’s estimation of how a new DLSS-fueled Nintendo Switch dock might look. Getty Images / Sam Machkovech As leaks begin to mount about a new Nintendo Switch revision, colloquially referred to as “Switch Pro,” one recent suggestion had enthusiasts scratching their heads: 4K support. How exactly would a dockable console like Switch, …

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AMD Could Release Its Own Crypto GPU to Mine Ethereum to Calm Down the Skirmish Between Miners and Gamers

<div class=”featured_image_container”> </div> <strong>A U.S. multinational semiconductor company could be preparing the ground to release its own series of cryptocurrency mining processors. AMD is reportedly looking to introduce a GPU for mining Ethereum.</strong> AMD Navi 12 Won’t Have Video Outputs According to PC Gamer, the AMD Navi 12, a graphic processing unit (GPU) first introduced …

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NVIDIA’s GeForce RTX 3060 debuts February 25th, if you can find it

NVIDIA has set a release date for the GeForce RTX 3060, although the wait won’t be the biggest challenge. According to The Verge, the $329 mid-tier GPU will be available from retailers on February 25th at 12PM Eastern. You’ll have to snap up a third-party video card. Unlike the RTX 3060 Ti and other higher-end …

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