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Nintendo Unveils New Switch With Significantly Longer Battery Life

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Earlier this year, we heard rumors of two new Switches that Nintendo would supposedly launch. The Switch Lite was recently announced, which confirmed both its own existence. Now, Nintendo has unveiled a second Switch update. The new model has drastically improved battery life and no other differences and will sell for the same $ 299

Nintendo Unveils Switch Lite, Coming Sept. 20 for $199

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. After months of rumors, Nintendo has made the cheaper Nintendo Switch a reality. The so-called Switch Lite is smaller, lighter, and less versatile than the original console. However, it costs a mere $ 199. It plays all the same games, but it’s not a replacement for the OG Switch. Buyers can choose the version that

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. AMD announced its new Radeon GPUs at E3 last night. The new Radeon RX 5700 and 5700XT are positioned as responses to Nvidia’s RTX 2060 and 2070 family, rather than a frontal assault on the RTX 2080. As previously rumored, the Radeon VII will remain in-market against the RTX 2080. Navi, however, appears to be

Microsoft Unveils Project Scarlett Console: SSD, Ray Tracing, 2020 Debut

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft announced the Xbox Next at E3 yesterday, and while we still don’t actually know what the next-generation system will be branded, we do finally know something about what kind of specs it will pack. First, let’s touch on availability. Microsoft has specified that it expects to launch its next-generation console for holidays 2020, implying

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Sony has been surprisingly open about the design of the upcoming PlayStation 5. The company has unveiled new details about its strategy for the platform at a corporate presentation, including demonstrating improved load times in Spider-Man and promising full backward compatibility as well as PlayStation VR support. The PS5 won’t be the first console to

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. At its Samsung Foundry Forum this week, Samsung declared that its Product Design Kit for 3nm chips is now in alpha, having reached the 0.1 development milestone. Samsung is planning to launch a plethora of process nodes in the coming years, with development tracks planned for 7nm, 6nm, 5nm, 4nm, and yes, 3nm. For the

Boston Dynamics Unveils Redesigned ‘Handle’ Robot for Warehouse Work

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Boston Dynamics robots are always impressive pieces of engineering, and often unsettlingly humanoid. They don’t usually have a specified purpose, though. The latest creation from Boston Dynamics is aimed squarely at warehouses. The redesigned Handle robot looks like a mechanical ostrich that can stack and unstack boxes. Unlike a human, Handle never gets tired or

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. When it comes to gaming, Intel currently has a bit of a positioning problem. The company is working to build interest and awareness of its Xe discrete GPU family, which is expected to drop sometime in 2020. But unlike AMD or Nvidia, both of whom have an established product base, Intel is essentially starting from

Welcome to the Dystopia: Amazon Unveils Scout Delivery Robots

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Robots have already become an integral part of Amazon’s warehouse operations, but it’s looking at several ways to automate delivery, too. We’ve all heard about Prime Air, the drone delivery program currently hamstrung by US restrictions on commercial drones. However, the company just rolled out a new ground-based robotic delivery service in one community north

IBM Unveils Q System One Quantum Computer

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. LAS VEGAS — Quantum computing still seems like it comes from the pages of a science fiction novel, but it is slowly getting closer to being a commercial reality. At CES 2019, IBM Research has made what it hopes is a big step in that direction with what it calls the “first fully-integrated commercial quantum