Intel Shows Off its Arc Graphics Card at Intel Extreme Masters

Currently the Intel Extreme Masters (IEM) event is taking place in Dallas and at the event, Intel had one of its Arc Limited Edition graphics cards on display. It’s unclear if it was a working sample or just a mockup, as it wasn’t running in a system or even mounted inside a system. Instead, it seems like Intel thought it was a great idea to mount the card standing up on the port side inside an acrylic box, on top …

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FarmWise, which builds a weeding robot that uses cameras, sensors, and AI to identify and cut down weeds without harming the crops, raises a $45M Series B (Jordan McDonald/Emerging Tech Brew)

Jordan McDonald / Emerging Tech Brew: FarmWise, which builds a weeding robot that uses cameras, sensors, and AI to identify and cut down weeds without harming the crops, raises a $45M Series B  —  FarmWise sells its AI-powered weeding robots as a service to major commercial farms.  —  Weeds, the enemy of gardeners and farmers everywhere … Adminlinuxchatter.com/

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Open Letter Asks Intel To Open-Source The FSP, Google Engineer Details Interesting Plan

An open letter started by the Open-Source Firmware Foundation and seeking community support for this letter is calling on Intel to open-source their Firmware Support Package (FSP). The FSP binary blob has been a big limitation to the level of openness around firmware for Intel systems and has been a limiting factor in supporting the likes of Coreboot, LinuxBoot, and other technologies on Intel hardware… Adminlinuxchatter.com/

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AMD Kernel Driver Enabling Peer-To-Peer Multi-GPU Compute For Linux

A new patch series posted today by AMD is enabling peer-to-peer support within their AMDKFD kernel compute driver for allowing communication between multiple AMD GPUs over the PCIe bus without needing intermediate copies through system memory. In turn this should help with the multi-GPU compute performance for the Radeon ROCm stack… Adminlinuxchatter.com/

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Linux 5.19 Adding Support For The PolarBerry RISC-V FPGA Board

A few days ago the RISC-V pull request landed in Linux 5.19 with support for RISC-V 32-bit (RV32) binaries on RV64, enabling the new Svpbmt extension, and other improvements. On Friday a secondary set of RISC-V changes were sent in for Linux 5.19 that includes adding the DeviceTree files for another new RISC-V board… Adminlinuxchatter.com/

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Audeze Announces Manny Marroquin Signature Series MM-500 Planar Magnetic Headphones

Audeze is a brand extensively covered on TechPowerUp and renowned for its planar magnetic headphones and in-ear monitors. With the recently announced flagship class LCD-5, the company unveiled the culmination of several years of R&D and new technology packed into a $4500 set of headphones that is understandably well beyond the reach of the average end user, however in a working example of trickle-down technology we see today two announcements that help in this aspect while showcasing also what’s to …

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(PR) Phanteks Announces GPU Block for new Gigabyte AORUS Xtreme RTX 3090 Ti Cards

Phanteks today is announcing the latest Glacier G3090Ti Gigabyte Bundle Pack containing the water block and backplate designed specifically for the GIGABYTE AORUS XTREME / GAMING RTX 3090 Ti cards. With increased power consumption and front memory chip location on the new RTX 3090Ti design, the Glacier G3090Ti Gigabyte water block will be a great benefit to bring unprecedented cooling to the new GIGABYTE AORUS XTREME / GAMING RTX 3090 Ti cards. Like all Glacier water blocks, the water block …

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SiFive RISC-V Sees Some Performance Improvements On Ubuntu 22.04

While SiFive has sadly shutdown production on the current HiFive Unmatched development board in order to focus on new products expected later this year, those with a SiFive HiFive Unmatched RISC-V developer board can enjoy seeing continued performance improvements with newer Linux distributions. Here is a look at the SiFive FU740 SoC performance under the recently released Ubuntu 22.04 LTS compared to the prior 21.10 and 20.04 releases. Adminlinuxchatter.com/

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Get Genuine and Cheap Software at KeysFan, Supercharge Your Summer PC Builds

KeysFan unveils the Summer Software Mega Sale. Get Genuine Windows 10 Pro at just $7.59, and free up a big chunk of your PC building budget this Summer. Need the latest Windows 11 Pro, we got it for just $13.30. Supercharge your domestic productivity with a plethora of Genuine Office editions to choose from—the latest Office 2021 Professional Plus at just $27.67. If all you need is function, the fairly feature-rich Office 2016 Professional Plus is going for $22.54. Why …

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Sony Announces PlayStation Exclusive Series “Marvel's Spider Man” to Launch on PC

Sony has announced yet another step on its work to bring its typically console-exclusive games towards the PC platform. After launching critically and consumer-acclaimed titles such as Guerrilla’s Horizon Zero Dawn and Sony Santa Monica’s God of War (which recently even saw the addition of PC-centric technologies such as AMD’s FSR 2.0), Sony seems to be willing to forego its walled-garden approach to exclusives as it extends its exclusive player base towards the PC platform. Spider Man: Remastered will come …

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