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Nvidia addresses rumors about RTX 40 GPUs’ power consumption

The new Nvidia GeForce RTX 40 lineup includes some of the most power-hungry graphics cards on the market. Because of that, you may be wondering if you’ll need a new power supply (PSU) in order to support the borderline monstrous capabilities of the RTX 4090. To answer some of these concerns, Nvidia released new information about the power consumption of its new GPUs. The conclusion? Well, it’s really not all that bad after all. Nvidia Prior to the official announcement of the RTX 40-series, the cards have been the…

Intel and Nvidia disagree about Moore’s Law. Which is right?

The decades-old debate over Moore’s Law was brought center stage following two major announcements over the last week — one for Intel’s upcoming Raptor Lake processors and the other about Nvidia’s RTX 4090 graphics card. Intel, in keeping with its consistent messaging since CEO Pat Gelsinger took the reins, proudly stated that “Moore’s law is alive and well” to a roomful of applause. This came just a week after Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang restated his belief that Moore’s Law is, in fact, dead. Both tech CEOs can’t be…

Nullmixer is a nasty, new Windows malware dropper

Nullmixer is a nasty, new malware dropper that gives us another reason to avoid questionable Windows downloads. Your computer can become infected with malware after downloading and running the dropper, which is disguised as illegal, cracked software or some other app that might prompt you to ignore warnings from your antivirus software. The horrific thing about Nullmixer is how thoroughly your computer can be hacked by this app. According to the computer security and antivirus company Kaspersky, several families of…

How to leave a team on Microsoft Teams

Microsoft’s popular business collaboration platform is a common choice for companies, volunteer projects, and more — especially if you’re already using Office 365 features. The ability to quickly join a group; find the right teams; and start discussion channels, chats, or video is a bonus for all users. But sometimes, your time with a particular team is over. Maybe it was a temporary project, maybe you’re moving on to other things, or maybe teams are being switched around to better reflect an organization’s…

Asus Zenbook Pro 17 With AMD Ryzen 6000 Series Processors Launched: Price, Specifications

Asus Zenbook Pro 17 is finally making its way to the market after being announced earlier this year in May. The company has launched this laptop in the US and is expected to soon make it available for purchase. It features a massive 17.3-inch WQHD (2,560x1,440 pixels) IPS-level display with a 165Hz refresh rate. The top version of this laptop is powered by a Ryzen 9 6900HX processor. The Zenbook Pro 17 also features a dedicated Nvidia GeForce RTX 3050 graphics card as well as integrated AMD Radeon R7 Graphics.Asus…

MNT Pocket Reform is a complete Linux laptop in 7 inches

A fully open hardware and software laptop is already intriguing but what if it could be folded to fit in your pocket? The MNT Pocket Reform does exactly that in a 7-inch clamshell that comes with Debian GNU and supports other Linux distributions. You can wow your friends with this mini computer’s mechanical keyboard, 1080p display, and modular design that invites you to adapt and expand it to meet your own needs. To be fair, you’ll need a somewhat roomy pocket to be able to fit the MNT Pocket Reform inside. The…

Hurry! This HP Chromebook has a massive discount today

Mark Coppock/Digital Trends Shoppers usually go for Chromebook deals if the laptop deals that are available are still beyond their budget, but the HP Chromebook x2 11 not only doesn’t feel like you’re settling, but it also could serve as an affordable alternative to iPad deals. The device is an even more attractive option because HP slashed its price by $200, bringing it down to just $370 from its original price of $570. The discount may disappear at any moment though, so you need to hurry if you want to take…

Intel just accidentally leaked a mysterious 34-core CPU

A mysterious wafer full of Intel Raptor Lake-S processors was spotted during Intel Innovation 2022. While that in itself may not sound odd, the weird part is that the wafer contains 34-core chips that are labeled as Raptor Lake, whereas Intel’s new flagship Core i9-13900K maxes out at 24 cores. Is Intel hiding an even more powerful processor? That’d be nice, but all signs point to it being something else entirely — a Sapphire Rapids chip. Tom's Hardware As keenly spotted by Tom’s Hardware, this wafer, which was put…

If the Mac gets a Dynamic Island, I’m not sure I want it

The Dynamic Island was one of the standout features at Apple’s iPhone 14 launch event in September, and it contained just enough classic Apple magic to wow audiences tuning in. But it left us wondering — how would it look on a Mac? Now, we have an answer thanks to Reddit user DavidGamingHDR, who posted a mocked-up render of the Dynamic Island adorning a MacBook Pro to the r/Mac sub-reddit. And now that we’ve seen it, we’re intrigued — and a little concerned. Like the iPhone version, DavidGamingHDR’s image depicts a…

Grab this Lenovo ThinkPad laptop deal and save over $1,400!

Mark Coppock/Digital Trends The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 10, a device that challenges the best laptops in terms of performance and design, is currently available from Lenovo with a massive 45% discount. It’s yours for $1,721, for savings of $1,408 that brings it to nearly half its original price of $3,129. If you’re looking for a powerful machine from laptop deals for work-from-home purposes, or a reliable computer from student laptop deals to help with the school year, you should take advantage of this offer…