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This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Earlier this year, AMD leaker TUM_APISAK caught sight of a new AMD engineering SKU that seemed relevant to the upcoming Xbox Next / PlayStation 5 consoles. Today, a new — but similar — SoC has tipped up in the 3DMark database: “ZG16702AE8JB2_32/10/18_13F8” AMD Gonzalo ZG16702AE8JB2_32/10/18_13F8 — APISAK (@TUM_APISAK) April 10, 2019 Believe it or not,

Musk in Trouble With SEC: No Grownup Pre-Approved Elon’s Tesla Production Tweet

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. After Elon Musk a week tweeted a week ago that Tesla will make “around 500K [cars] in 2019,” then quickly corrected/clarified to say Tesla will actually deliver “about 400K” cars, the Securities and Exchange Commission asked a federal judge to hold the Tesla CEO in contempt. The alleged offense: being a repeat offender. Because Musk’s

Tesla Faces Criminal Probe Over Model 3 Production Claims

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Tesla hasn’t had an easy 2018, thanks to a combination of ramp-up difficulties surrounding the Model 3 and the erratic behavior of its CEO, Elon Musk. The latter, at least, appears to have straightened out some of his own problems after repeatedly attacking a private citizen with claims he was a pedophile, being fined for

Micron: Full GDDR6 Production Underway for Nvidia’s RTX Launch

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Ever since news of GDDR6 popped up on the horizon it was clear that the technology was being readied to support a major GPU family launch. Micron has now formally announced that it’ll be supplying the GPU memory for Nvidia’s upcoming RTX family. The announcement is so stuffed with praise for Nvidia’s RTX family of

Tariff War Casualty? America’s Largest Car Exporter Shifts Some Production to China

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. President Trump’s plan to save American jobs by putting tariffs on foreign imports may do the opposite. Retaliatory tariffs imposed by China have BMW hiking prices in China. Also, BMW, in conjunction with China’s Brilliance, will build X3 SUVs in China. Until now, the X3 has been exclusively made in Spartanburg, SC, the world’s largest

Tesla Hits Model 3 Production Goal of 5,000 Per Week

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Tesla has been dealing with the fallout from Autopilot crashes and overly aggressive Musk tweets in recent months, so a bit of positive news will do the company good. In a recent financial filing, Tesla reports that it has reached its Model 3 electric car production goal of 5,000 per week. CEO and founder Elon

Micron Announces Mass Production of GDDR6

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Micron announced it’s begun mass production of GDDR6, the next-generation memory standard for video cards that’s expected to take over for GDDR5 in the larger market. Micron’s announcement notes in particular that the company has begun production of its 8Gb (1GB) GDDR6 memory ICs. Micron recently achieved throughput up to 20GB/s on its GDDR6 solutions,

Tesla Employee Reportedly Sabotaged Model 3 Production

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The tale of Tesla’s beleaguered Model 3 production ramp has taken a turn for the bizarre. According to a pair of all-hands emails sent by Elon Musk on Sunday night and Monday morning, Model 3 production has been damaged and sabotaged. The email, which was sent to CNBC and has been confirmed as genuine by

Sony Will End Production of Physical PlayStation Vita Games

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Sony has announced that it will no longer build physical games for its handheld PlayStation Vita. It’s the latest wound in the Vita’s slow, death by a thousand cuts-style death march. While digital games will still be offered for download, it’s clear the handheld is fading away. Final purchase orders for physical games are due

Tesla Plans For Another Model 3 Production Shutdown This Month

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Tesla spent years planning for the launch of its first “affordable” vehicle, and it finally launched the Model 3 last year. The Model 3 starts at $ 35,000 and is, by all accounts, a very nice car. Even if you’re willing to overlook the recent spate of issues with Autopilot crashes and batteries that never