AMD's Most Affordable 6000-Series GPU Is Here to Level Up 1080p Gaming

Additionally, with a power draw of just 160 watts, AMD says that RX 6600 XT requirements are low enough that owners should only need a 500-watt power supply, instead of the 800- or 1000-watt PSUs typically needed to support high-end cards like the 6900 XT or Nvidia’s 3080 Ti.

5 minutes ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Someone Made a Playable Clone of Pokémon for the Pebble Smartwatch

Despite the company no longer existing, the smartwatches still work just fine, and developers are still making apps for them, including what appears to be an impressive and playable Pokémon clone called Pebblemon.

18 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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It's About to Get Harder to Buy a Gaming PC

While the energy regulations in question were actually passed way back in 2016, with some recent amendments set to phase in over the next few months, some PC vendors have begun restricting shipments of certain high-end desktop configs in order to comply with state regulations.

2 days, 2 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Nothing’s Long-Awaited Wireless Earbuds Are Here and They’re Clear

In just a few months, Nothing, One Plus co-founder Carl Pei’s new company, has managed to quickly build brand recognition and hype by teasing a product that doesn’t actually exist.

2 days, 20 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Sony's Video-Focused ZV-E10 Lets Aspiring Streamers Choose Their Own Lens

With millions of streamers vying for viewers’ limited attention spans on platforms like Instagram, YouTube, and Twitch, aspiring stars need to look better than their best—they need to look like they know what they’re doing, and that’s where Sony’s vlogging cameras come in.

2 days, 21 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Apple Health Might Soon Track Your VR Workouts

While Facebook and Apple haven’t been on the best terms as of late, the social media giant is reportedly considering letting Oculus users sync up their workout data to Apple Health, according to Bloomberg.

2 days, 22 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Master & Dynamic's Incredible MW08 Earbuds Finally Get Wireless Charging

On top of incredible battery life, earbuds made of luxe materials, and 11mm drivers that made the M&D MW08s sound as good as they looked, the stainless steel charging case had a satisfying heft to it.

2 days, 23 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Nokia Claims Its Newest Phone Is ‘Life-Proof’

Nokia parent company HMD Global announced a huge Nokia phone revamp earlier this year, and now the company has officially announced that the first X-series Nokia phone is coming to the U.S.

3 days, 4 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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How to Set Up Your Home Wifi Like a Complete Maniac

My house is currently being gutted and the place we’re living in temporarily doesn’t have internet or cable, so I’ve been working out of my shop space for about a month.

3 days, 17 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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LG’s New Wireless Earbuds Debut a Clever Feature to Keep Your Calls Private

If you like to hold the inline mic on your wired headphones close to your mouth during calls to ensure you could be easily heard without shouting, LG’s updated Tone Free wireless earbuds now offer similar functionality to help keep your conversations private in public.

4 days, 3 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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You'll Get Fewer Video Call Invites After You Show Up Using a Game Boy Camera as Your Webcam

As limited as the Game Boy Camera’s capabilities were (it used a 128x128-pixel CMOS sensor cropped to 128x112-pixels that was limited to just four shades of gray) for a lot of kids in the late ‘90s it was their first digital camera at a time when that technology was prohibitively expensive.

4 days, 4 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Steam Deck can limit frame rates to give you longer battery life

Valve may boast that the Steam Deck will run games well, but you won't have to worry about the handheld PC running games too quickly.

4 days, 17 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Motorola's next Edge flagship phone might drop the curved display

OnLeaks and Pricebaba have shared what they say are CAD-based renders of the standard Edge 20, and Motorola appears to have dropped the highly curved "endless" display in favor of a 6.7-inch flat screen.

5 days ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Oculus' New Experimental API Blends Virtual Reality With Your Real-World Surroundings

An update for Facebook’s Oculus Quest 2 virtual reality system will let developers incorporate real-life video from the VR headset’s sensors into their games to create “mixed reality experiences.”

5 days, 9 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Normal Touchscreens Can Also Detect Contaminated Water, Researchers Find

Modern capacitive touchscreens (the kind that can easily detect the subtlest finger taps instead of requiring users to press hard on the screen) feature an invisible grid of electrodes that carry a very small electrical charge.

6 days, 22 hours ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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OnePlus' AirPods Pro Clone Might Be a Solid ANC Alternative

OnePlus has been making wireless earbuds for the last few years, but now it feels like the company might be finally ready to compete with the big brands with the announcement of the new OnePlus Buds Pro.

1 week ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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An Autonomous Drone Just Beat a Professional Racing Pilot for the First Time

Drone racing isn’t just flying in circles like Nascar—it requires the craft to navigate a complex layout of obstacles that often require tight turns or complete direction changes.

1 week ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Qualcomm's Feeling the Heat Over Its Android Smartwatch Chips

There are a lot of reasons why Google’s Wear OS smartwatch platform has stagnated over the years, but a major factor was that the majority of its smartwatches were running on outdated processors from Qualcomm.

1 week, 1 day ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Now You Can Make Your Own Foldable Phone With This DIY Kit

Although Royole did revel in being the first company to release a consumer-ready folding screen phone—months before Samsung teased the original Galaxy Fold—being first doesn’t necessarily mean your product is the best, especially when it comes to bleeding edge technology.

1 week, 1 day ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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Ikea's Redesigned Book-Shaped Charger Is Now Even Easier to Hide

But if aesthetics has been the lame excuse for why you haven’t upgraded to rechargeables yet, Ikea has redesigned both its batteries and charger so they’ll be less likely to clash with your decor.

1 week, 1 day ago by Masoumeh Shafiei
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