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    Windows 10 Finally Surpasses Windows 7 in Global Market Share - StatCounter

    No. They use both LTSC and LTSB to describe it. Not sure wich one is the preffered.
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    Windows 10 Finally Surpasses Windows 7 in Global Market Share - StatCounter

    I guess it's too optimistic to hope for true competition. However i do see one alternative: a software company could buy massive number of licenes from MS with the only requirement being that they have to use windows kernel and windows tools to build their customized version of it. Hell i would...
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    Windows 10 Finally Surpasses Windows 7 in Global Market Share - StatCounter

    Well ofcourse they will not update the OS itself. Why would they? It's on extended support and will not recieve new features. What MS actually said is that systems using Skylake or newer will not recieve updates and that is only partially true. Their wording made it look like no updates would be...
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    Windows 10 Finally Surpasses Windows 7 in Global Market Share - StatCounter

    That only pertains to certain new features. Nothing about Win7 prevents it installing or running from new hardware. There are some BIOS changes that need to be made yes like using CSM but actually all nessesary drivers exist (official btw) to get it running on a system with Ryzen/Coffee Lake and...
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    Windows 10 Finally Surpasses Windows 7 in Global Market Share - StatCounter

    What exactly is preventing new hardware from running Win7 ?
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    Integral Has Done It Again, Announces World-First 512 GB MicroSD Card

    Good luck finding a phone that properly supports 512GB (tho they all advertise up to 2TB) or one that even has a MicroSD card slot. Cameras are different beast tho.
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    SK Hynix Marks its 8Gb GDDR6 Memory Chips "Available" in Latest Catalog Update

    Well they can also just use fewer 2GB chips. It doesent have to be 12x2GB=24GB. It could be 4x2GB=8GB or 8x2GB for 16GB. I doubt we will see over 16GB total in consumer cards. Unless Nvidia introduces a GDDR6 based Titan that has 24GB. Hell if they wanted to they could put 12 chips on each side...
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    Crucial Starts Selling MX500 2.5-inch SSD Models

    They problably know they can't compete with Samsung or Intel. Then again that has not stopped them from competing in SATA segment so maybe that's not the reason afterall. Compatability is. Prices are not.
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    Intel Releases CPU Benchmarks with Meltdown and Spectre Mitigations

    Sandy and Ivy Bridge are unlikely to ever recieve a microcode update. Haswell should recieve it before end of the month. I guess we will know by then.
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    Intel Releases CPU Benchmarks with Meltdown and Spectre Mitigations

    Yeah that's what they (Intel and MS mostly) want you to believe. Like the misinformation they won't even bother correcting about Win7 not supporting newer CPU's and chipsets (yet they themselves provide Win7 drivers for newer devices). The bechmarks infact show that Skylake+Win7 is faster in 6...
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    Intel Releases CPU Benchmarks with Meltdown and Spectre Mitigations

    Wich CPU-s did AMD release after June 2017? Only Threadripper and some mobile parts in October. This does not even affect Nvidia as they do not use SE on their GPU's. Besides the only new archidecture they've relased was Titan V. Everything else was essentially 2016 tech refined. EPYC lanched...
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    Toshiba Introduces New 10,500 RPM Enterprise Performance HDD Model

    Sequential? Problably not much. The main advantage is seek speed and random reads/wrtites. 10K is louder than lower speeds. Especially during seeks. A former 10K Raptor owner here. Look it up: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Western_Digital_Raptor You're not average by any means then.
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    EVGA Announces the X299 DARK Motherboard

    Yep. No RGB=No Buy. I'm joking ofcourse. I quite like it actually. Finally something that is not all style, no substance. Higher memory speed. The slots can be placed closer to the CPU and since there are fewer slots with shorter traces higher memory overclocks can be achieved. ASUS does the...
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    NVIDIA Announces TITAN V "Volta" Graphics Card

    Those who have bough Titan's in the past have always ended up getting the short stick by Nvidia months later with a much more reasonably priced alternative that is almost as fast. I doubt this time is different. Tho i doubt these people with deep wallets care. Depending on how Nvidia decides to...
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    NVIDIA Announces TITAN V "Volta" Graphics Card

    Yeah sorry that's minor error on my part. The last column is actually ??? (+125%) not ??? (+100%). Multiply first column value by 2,25 to verify.