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Updated 2020-09-24 04:46
ET Deals: First Discounts On New Apple Watch Series 6 and 8th Gen Apple iPad
Apple's recently released Watch Series 6 and 8th gen. iPad are now on sale for the first time. Both of these devices bring a rich set of feature enhancements over their predecessors and can now be picked up with a $15 and $30 discount respectively.The post ET Deals: First Discounts On New Apple Watch Series 6 and 8th Gen Apple iPad appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The $699 Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: Budget Phone, Flagship Features
It's even cheaper than the base model Galaxy S20, but it keeps most of the flagship features.The post The $699 Samsung Galaxy S20 FE: Budget Phone, Flagship Features appeared first on ExtremeTech.
If You Don’t Understand DevOps, This Training Can Get You Up To Speed
This course package is regularly a $2,500 value, but right now, the whole collection is available now for just $39.The post If You Don’t Understand DevOps, This Training Can Get You Up To Speed appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Samsung’s New 980 Pro Is the Fastest Consumer SSD Ever Built
At this kind of price premium, the 980 Pro needs to tick the right boxes to justify the cost. It does.The post Samsung’s New 980 Pro Is the Fastest Consumer SSD Ever Built appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Electric Ford F-150 Gives Instant Cred to EV Pickup Market, Unlike Tesla
\Ford is one of a half-dozen players hoping to sell electric pickups by 2021-2023. Strong competition comes from GMC, Rivian, and Tesla, which this week claimed big battery gains.The post Electric Ford F-150 Gives Instant Cred to EV Pickup Market, Unlike Tesla appeared first on ExtremeTech.
New Comet Lake Motherboard Debuts With 20 USB Ports Because Why Not?
Meet the motherboard that'll never leave you looking for a USB port again.The post New Comet Lake Motherboard Debuts With 20 USB Ports Because Why Not? appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Get Ready for the Most Interesting CPU Market We’ve Seen in 30 Years
After decades of dominance by Intel and AMD, the mainstream CPU market is heating up. From servers to embedded, new architectures are emerging to challenge the old guard. The post Get Ready for the Most Interesting CPU Market We’ve Seen in 30 Years appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Earth Is About to Capture an ‘Asteroid’ That Might Be a Discarded Rocket
Our little blue marble occasionally picks up a temporary asteroidal visitor, but there's something different about this one.The post Earth Is About to Capture an ‘Asteroid’ That Might Be a Discarded Rocket appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: Pre-Order Microsoft Xbox Series X and Series S Consoles
Today you can officially pre-order Microsoft's upcoming Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S consoles for the first time. You can also pre-order the upcoming Halo Infinite game now as well, and there are other sales on games and gift cards for Xbox One and the Nintendo Switch.The post ET Deals: Pre-Order Microsoft Xbox Series X and Series S Consoles appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Space Probe Will Search Venus for Life in Fortuitous Flyby
The phosphine recently detected in Venus' atmosphere could be a sign of life or an erroneous measurement. A satellite about to fly by might tell us which. The post Space Probe Will Search Venus for Life in Fortuitous Flyby appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Xbox Series X Pre-Orders Sold Out in Mere Hours
Price on both consoles is still unknown. Microsoft may have ditched its online fees to reduce overall sticker shock. Unlike Sony's disastrous pre-order launch, the new Xboxes appear were available in sufficient numbers that even tardy gamers were able to snag one. Still, pre-orders are almost completely gone as of this posting. The post Xbox Series X Pre-Orders Sold Out in Mere Hours appeared first on ExtremeTech.
This Instant Library Of Over 3 Million Images, Graphics, Icons and More Is Thousands Off Its Regular Price
On their own, lifetime privileges with each of these services would usually cost from $3,500 to nearly $5,000. But with this bundle right now, you get each for less than $17 a piece, only $49.99.The post This Instant Library Of Over 3 Million Images, Graphics, Icons and More Is Thousands Off Its Regular Price appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Microsoft Pulls Update Slowing Windows 10 PCs, Fall Update Coming Soon
Microsoft has now pulled a recent update that was causing PC slowdowns.The post Microsoft Pulls Update Slowing Windows 10 PCs, Fall Update Coming Soon appeared first on ExtremeTech.
There’s No Such Thing as ‘Huang’s Law,’ Despite Nvidia’s AI Lead
Nvidia is doing some incredible work in AI, but "Huang's Law" is a bridge too far.The post There’s No Such Thing as ‘Huang’s Law,’ Despite Nvidia’s AI Lead appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Astronomers Find ‘Pi Planet’ With 3.14-Day Orbit
Technically, it's 3.1443189 days per orbit, but that's still pretty close. The post Astronomers Find ‘Pi Planet’ With 3.14-Day Orbit appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: Samsung Q60 75-Inch QLED 4K TV for $1,199, Half-off Dell Vostro 14 5401 Intel Core i7 Laptop
Today only you can save $300 on a large 75-inch 4K Samsung TV. There's also an incredible deal on a Dell Vostro laptop with a Core i7 processor that's available with the price cut in half.The post ET Deals: Samsung Q60 75-Inch QLED 4K TV for $1,199, Half-off Dell Vostro 14 5401 Intel Core i7 Laptop appeared first on ExtremeTech.
With Fraud Claims Swirling, Nikola EV Truck Founder Heads for the Exit
Executive chairman Trevor Milton resigns 12 days after GM invests $2 billion, and 10 days after Hindenburg Research burst the Nikola balloon. The post With Fraud Claims Swirling, Nikola EV Truck Founder Heads for the Exit appeared first on ExtremeTech.
These 15 Vital Digital Training Bundles Can Jumpstart Your Career — and They’re All An Extra 60 Percent Off
Check out this collection of 15 different online learning packages and that add some intriguing new bullet points to your resume. The post These 15 Vital Digital Training Bundles Can Jumpstart Your Career — and They’re All An Extra 60 Percent Off appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Microsoft Is Buying Bethesda Parent ZeniMax for $7.5 Billion
The Elder Scrolls franchise is one of Bethesda's biggest hits. The deal includes Bethesda's raft of game franchises like Doom, Fallout, and The Elder Scrolls. You might want to reevaluate your next-gen console decisions.The post Microsoft Is Buying Bethesda Parent ZeniMax for $7.5 Billion appeared first on ExtremeTech.
How USB Charging Works, or How to Avoid Blowing Up Your Phone
OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAIf you take a phone that came with a 900mA wall charger and plug it into a 2,100mA iPad charger, will it explode?The post How USB Charging Works, or How to Avoid Blowing Up Your Phone appeared first on ExtremeTech.
High-VRAM Variants of RTX 3080, 3070, Upcoming 3060 Confirmed
This could weaken AMD's ability to compete effectively against Team Green in the GPU market.The post High-VRAM Variants of RTX 3080, 3070, Upcoming 3060 Confirmed appeared first on ExtremeTech.
NASA Will Test Autonomous Landing System on New Shepard Rocket
NASA is developing a new precision landing system, and it's getting ready to test several of its core technologies.The post NASA Will Test Autonomous Landing System on New Shepard Rocket appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: New Apple Watch Series 6 and 8th Gen Apple iPad Now Available
Today marked the official launch of Apple's new Watch Series 6 along with Apple's brand new 8th generation Apple iPad. Both of these devices bring a rich set of feature enhancements over their predecessors and can now be purchased from various online retailers.The post ET Deals: New Apple Watch Series 6 and 8th Gen Apple iPad Now Available appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Resellers Used Bots to Dominate the RTX 3080 Launch
This happens all the time, but it's all the more frustrating when a product is in short supply, as it the case with the RTX 3080. The post Resellers Used Bots to Dominate the RTX 3080 Launch appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Apple Books TSMC’s Entire 5nm Production Capability
Apple alone will soak up TSMC's 5nm capacity for the iPhone 12, iPad Air, and A14, leaving no room for anyone else. The post Apple Books TSMC’s Entire 5nm Production Capability appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Here’s How You Can Win A $40,000 Tesla Model 3 for Free Plus Get Black Friday Savings In September
In The Win Your Dream 2020 Tesla Giveaway, one incredibly lucky winner is going to be the proud new owner of a 2020 Tesla Model 3, valued at $40,000.The post Here’s How You Can Win A $40,000 Tesla Model 3 for Free Plus Get Black Friday Savings In September appeared first on ExtremeTech.
How to Upscale Video to 4K, 8K, and Beyond
Here's how to upscale older DVDs and other video files for modern TVs.The post How to Upscale Video to 4K, 8K, and Beyond appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Dual GPU Gaming Gives Up the Ghost as Nvidia Ends SLI Support
Nvidia won't be writing implicit SLI profiles for new games after January 1, 2021. Multi-GPU support on the PC is effectively dead. The post Dual GPU Gaming Gives Up the Ghost as Nvidia Ends SLI Support appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Scientists Find First-Ever Planet Orbiting Dead Star
This first-of-its-kind discovery could change our understanding of the stellar life cycle.The post Scientists Find First-Ever Planet Orbiting Dead Star appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Electric Vehicle Company Admits It Faked Fuel-Cell Semi Truck Demo
Nicola One tractorReports claim that Nikola has been lying about having working vehicles and fuel cell technology. The post Electric Vehicle Company Admits It Faked Fuel-Cell Semi Truck Demo appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: Pre-Order Sony PlayStation 5 Consoles, Games and Controllers
The highly anticipated PlayStation 5 is finally available for pre-order. The console won't officially release for a few more months, but the console has now officially been made available for pre-order from select retailers. The post ET Deals: Pre-Order Sony PlayStation 5 Consoles, Games and Controllers appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The PlayStation 5 Preorder Launch Was a Disaster
The PlayStation 5 event went off without a hitch as far as pricing and launch date, but the preorder rollout went off the rails fast. The post The PlayStation 5 Preorder Launch Was a Disaster appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Eureka Provides Site Hosting and 1TB Of Cloud Storage Space For Life For Under $100
With the current deal, you basically get the lifetime of EurekaDrive access -- a $745 value -- for free by getting both hosting and storage for only $99.The post Eureka Provides Site Hosting and 1TB Of Cloud Storage Space For Life For Under $100 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Intel’s Tiger Lake Beats AMD at Its Own Graphics Game
Intel promised a chip that delivered uncompromising performance on both CPU and GPU. It's clear they weren't kidding. The post Intel’s Tiger Lake Beats AMD at Its Own Graphics Game appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Nintendo Confirms It’s Working on a New Console
Nintendo has confirmed it's working on a new console, but does that mean a 4K Switch is coming? Not necessarily. The post Nintendo Confirms It’s Working on a New Console appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The Oculus Quest 2 Looks Like a Mostly Better VR Headset
The Quest 2 is heavily redesigned with a better display, lower weight, and the promise of (eventually) smoother video. It's also a little bit cheaper at $299. It's not all good news, though. You'll still have to use Facebook to make accounts. The post The Oculus Quest 2 Looks Like a Mostly Better VR Headset appeared first on ExtremeTech.
First New Venus Mission to Hunt for Alien Life Already Planned
Rocket Lab might be the first to reach Venus to look into the recent biosignatures up close. The post First New Venus Mission to Hunt for Alien Life Already Planned appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: $900 Off Dell 2020 Vostro 15 7500 Core i7 & Nvidia GTX Laptop, Apple MacBook Air Laptop for $899
Today you can get a highly versatile laptop from Dell with $900 marked off the retail price. This system is perfect for work, but it also has a 100 percent sRGB compatible display for editing images and a GPU that's powerful enough to keep the average gamer happy.The post ET Deals: $900 Off Dell 2020 Vostro 15 7500 Core i7 & Nvidia GTX Laptop, Apple MacBook Air Laptop for $899 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Ampere Unleashed: Nvidia’s RTX 3080 Redefines High-End Gaming
Nvidia's Ampere offers unbeatable performance at its price point. You may be more interested in a lower-cost variant, but this GPU family is very impressive. The post Ampere Unleashed: Nvidia’s RTX 3080 Redefines High-End Gaming appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Electrical Engineers Are Making Six-Figure Salaries and This Training Can Help Get You Started
Whether you’re interested in an electrical engineering future or just uber-curious about how that fascinating world works, this collection is a perfect starting point. Including nearly $1,300 worth of training, this entire package is now on sale for less than $5 per course, only $59.99.The post Electrical Engineers Are Making Six-Figure Salaries and This Training Can Help Get You Started appeared first on ExtremeTech.
USB-C vs. USB 3: What’s the Difference?
USB-C and USB 3.x branding are both in the market right now, and it can be confusing to figure out which numbers to pay attention to, or what cable you need. We dive into the differences.The post USB-C vs. USB 3: What’s the Difference? appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Could a Car-Sonar Perimeter Shield Police From an Ambush?
All-new 2020 Police Interceptor Utility, with standard hybrid all-wheel-drive powertrain, will save police agencies and taxpayers as much as $5,700 per vehicle annually in fuel costs* over current Police Interceptor Utility equipped with 3.7-liter gas engineA perimeter sensing system might have warned in advance the two California deputies who were shot.The post Could a Car-Sonar Perimeter Shield Police From an Ambush? appeared first on ExtremeTech.
The Apple Watch Series 6 Makes the Competition Look Stagnant
The Apple Watch Series 6 adds a new health sensor, a better processor, and still maintains the good-enough battery life that has made it nearly ubiquitous among the iPhone faithful. The post The Apple Watch Series 6 Makes the Competition Look Stagnant appeared first on ExtremeTech.
NASA Administrator: Artemis Could Revisit Apollo Moon Sites
Rather than heading to the south pole, the mission might pay a visit to Apollo sites from the 60s and 70s. The post NASA Administrator: Artemis Could Revisit Apollo Moon Sites appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: $200 Off Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G, Dell Inspiron 17 3793 Intel Core i7 Laptop for $763
Samsung's new Galaxy Note 20 smartphone is one of the fastest and most feature rich smartphones on the market. It features a high performance SoC from Qualcomm, support for 5G, and you can get it now with a $200 discount.The post ET Deals: $200 Off Samsung Galaxy Note 20 5G, Dell Inspiron 17 3793 Intel Core i7 Laptop for $763 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
IBM Unveils Quantum Roadmap, Plans 1,000-Qubit Chip by 2023
Not long ago, quantum computing was a science fiction staple. Now, IBM believes it can ship over a thousand qubits in 2023, with a million-qubit system in the foreseeable future.The post IBM Unveils Quantum Roadmap, Plans 1,000-Qubit Chip by 2023 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
Sony Reportedly Slashes PlayStation 5 Production Due to Chip Woes
Sony's reportedly having significant yield problems with its consoles, limiting the company's production. Its sales target, however, would still set records for fastest-selling console of all time.The post Sony Reportedly Slashes PlayStation 5 Production Due to Chip Woes appeared first on ExtremeTech.
This Collection Can Help You Add Ruby On Rails To Your Impressive Web Development Resume
Each course usually retails for $200, but right now, this package of Ruby on Rails instruction is on sale for only $35.99. The post This Collection Can Help You Add Ruby On Rails To Your Impressive Web Development Resume appeared first on ExtremeTech.
If Hollywood Won’t Remaster Its Content, Fans Will Do It for Them
This is now. There's a revolution in consumer content quality brewing, and the movie and film studios don't seem to be paying much attention. The post If Hollywood Won’t Remaster Its Content, Fans Will Do It for Them appeared first on ExtremeTech.
ET Deals: Lowest Price on Apple AirPods Pro, Dell Inspiron 15 5505 AMD Ryzen 7 4700U Laptop for $646
Today you can get Apple's premium wireless AirPods Pro headphones with a $50 discount from Amazon. This makes these high-end earbuds just $199.00, which is the lowest price we've seen on them to date.The post ET Deals: Lowest Price on Apple AirPods Pro, Dell Inspiron 15 5505 AMD Ryzen 7 4700U Laptop for $646 appeared first on ExtremeTech.
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