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    Apple Updates 27" iMac With 10th Gen Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro 5000 GPUs

    FYI, I was an Amiga 3000 owner during Myst's time period. My Amiga 3000 (68030/68882 at 25Mhz) was running MacOS and AmigaOS at the same time.
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    Apple Updates 27" iMac With 10th Gen Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro 5000 GPUs

    It's the same company that promotes "green" policies while generating unnecessary e-waste.
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    Apple Updates 27" iMac With 10th Gen Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro 5000 GPUs

    No hardware raytracing acceleration.
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    Tips for protecting desktop PCs when moving?

    No, You're not alone. One of my gaming PC's GPU has an anti-sag bracket. I still have my original OEM boxes for my PC hardware parts in storage.
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    Arm China Goes Rogue, Ex-CEO Blocking the Business

    ARM Ltd is owned by Japan's Softbank. VIA's X86 CPU design is owned by Taiwan (the other China).
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    Zhaoxin to Design Discrete GPUs

    http://www.cpushack.com/soviet-cpus.html Integrated circuits manufactured in capitalist countries and their analogs manufactured in CMEA (Council of Mutual Economic Assistance) countries (RU link) There's no need for Wiki links...
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    SoftBank Reportedly Considering Selling Arm Holdings

    The last time I check, Japan is a co-developer with US's Aegis ABM system.
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    Zhaoxin to Design Discrete GPUs

    Read https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_ZX_Spectrum_clones#Soviet/Russian_clones The argument "healthy competition is always profitable for the consumer" doesn't work when state-owned enterprise engages in the consumer market outside of China. COVID-19 medical supplies are related to single...
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    Zhaoxin to Design Discrete GPUs

    USSR was cloning 8-bit and 16-bit western computers without a license and selling them to the Warsaw Pact. The argument "healthy competition is always profitable for the consumer" doesn't work when state owner enterprise caused a market distortion. China's near dominance over medical supplies...
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    Huawei Desktop PC with Kunpeng 920 Processor Teased and Tested

    Your argument is weak when China has a non-essential gaming entertainment market that nearly rivals the US's non-essential gaming entertainment market. China has many poor citizens dragging statistics down which is like attaching Latin American countries to the US...
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    Huawei Desktop PC with Kunpeng 920 Processor Teased and Tested

    Your argument is pointless since it doesn't show the proportion within that income range. From https://www.businessinsider.com/chinas-middle-class-is-exploding-2016-8?IR=T According to a study by consulting firm McKinsey & Company, 76 percent of China’s urban population will be considered...
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    Huawei Desktop PC with Kunpeng 920 Processor Teased and Tested

    My argument is not about average which can skew the statistics. https://www.china-briefing.com/news/chinas-middle-class-5-questions-answered 1. What is the size of China’s middle class? Current estimates put the size of China’s middle class at 400 million people or 140 million households...
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    Huawei Desktop PC with Kunpeng 920 Processor Teased and Tested

    China has about 400 million population in the middle-class. Wrong. https://www.forbes.com/sites/douglasbulloch/2016/10/12/protectionism-may-be-rising-around-the-world-but-in-china-it-never-went-away/#5dc3f5df73da Protectionism May Be Rising Around The World, But In China It Never Went Away...
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    New 4K Screenshots for Death Stranding Released; System Requirements Are In

    Good results at 4K >60 fps for RTX 2080 Super and RTX 2080 Ti. Better with AIB OC editions.
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    It wouldn't matter since XSX (DX12 Ultimate) and PS5 (BVH raytracing hardware capable) will set gaming PC system minimums. My second PC's RTX 2080 targets XSX GPU level.
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    The combined non-MacOS yields 73.1%. LOL. MacOS is a minority! The developer computer hardware market is tiny. My argument position didn't change!
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    "A lot of developers use MacBooks" is fluff without any numbers to back it.
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    MacOS is still a minority. I have seen TV and movie studios gravitate towards PCs with RTX GPUs. Developers don't need Apple PC hardware to develop dominant Android apps. Developers don't need Apple PC hardware to develop dominant Windows apps. ARM is not pure RISC when it has two...
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    Editorial Intel Gives its First Comments on Apple's Departure from x86

    MacOS is a minority in desktop and laptop PC sales.
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    Modern x86 CPUs decode CISC into RISC like instructions prior to execution. Try again.
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    H.264 and H.265 can be hardware accelerated regardless of CPU ISA.
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    iOS is a minority in the mobile phone market segment. Out of the box, MacOS platform has inferior hardware raytracing.
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    AMD Confirms CDNA-Based Radeon Instinct MI100 Coming to HPC Workloads in 2H2020

    Per CU count, FLOPS is the same. On software raytracing like Crytek's raytracing demo via compute, NAVI 10 beats VII Both RDNA and GCN executes wave64 compute. Read Figure 3 (bottom of page 5) shows 4 lines of shader instructions being executed in GCN, vs RDNA in Wave32 or “backwards...
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    Apple announces Mac transition to Apple silicon

    "Build the wall" - Apple https://www.anandtech.com/show/14302/us-dept-of-energy-announces-frontier-supercomputer-cray-and-amd-1-5-exaflops Incoming US supercomputers Frontier project, Cray's AMD fusion solution has 1.5 ExaFLOPS (2021) with PCIe 4.0 lanes. Aurora project, Intel's fusion solution...
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    AMD Confirms CDNA-Based Radeon Instinct MI100 Coming to HPC Workloads in 2H2020

    GCN has inferior branch and instruction retirement latency performance when compared to RDNA.
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