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Apple iPhone 14 Release Date: What We Know So Far

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In the world of tech, Apple is a household name. They’re a big brand that has inspired generations of people and continues to revolutionalize the tech industry with their fresh ideas. Apple’s iPhone 14 release date has been a hot topic of discussion in the tech community. The next Apple flagship series entrant —the iPhone […]

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Chevrolet Silverado EV

Silverado EV: Everything We Know – Price, Specs, and Release Date

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Sporting the iconic “bow tie” logo and fresh styling, the Chevrolet Silverado EV pickup appears on schedule for 2023 production. GM launched 2024 Chevy Silverado EV road testing at the century-old Milford Proving Ground in mid-summer 2022. The test truck also ventured onto nearby Michigan public roads, stretching its legs, demonstrating performance, and whipping up […]

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Apple vs Samsung: Tech Titans Compared – Which Makes Better Products?

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Every time a new Apple product comes onto the market, there’s immediately a massive amount of hype that surrounds it. Before long, anybody who’s anybody has the latest and greatest Apple has to offer. Whether it be the Apple AirPods, the Apple Watch, the MacBook Air, or some other new and exciting piece of technology, […]

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AMD Radeon graphics

AMD Radeon RX 5500: Full Review with Specs, Price, and More

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AMD Radeon RX 5500: Is it Worth the Hype? For those looking for their next graphics card upgrade, you may be tempted by some of AMD’s latest offerings. Furthermore, without breaking the bank, you’ll be pleased to find out that you can get a decent AMD graphics card that can rival similar cards from Nvidia. […]

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The 8 Best Electric Skateboards You Can Buy Today

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It seems like each new day brings a brand new, state-of-the-art technological advancement. From the medical field to the transportation industry and everything in between, modern innovators are always looking toward the future with their latest and greatest inventions. It’s not always such serious stuff, though. Sometimes, these innovations can be as simple as an […]

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CryptoLocker virus

The CryptoLocker Virus: How it Works and How to Protect Yourself

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CryptoLocker Virus The CryptoLocker Virus is an infamous piece of ransomware that can cause extreme damage to any computer system. Once the malware attacks, the malicious code takes control of your system and holds it for ransom until a specific fee is paid to the hacker. The Cryptolocker malware is capable of eluding antivirus software […]

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A Guide To Today’s Top Dating Apps: Which Are Best?

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Going out and meeting new people was hard enough as it was before Covid, but now — after the pandemic taught so many people how to find and pursue romantic partners without ever having to leave the house — it seems a person must resort to dating apps if they want to find success in […]

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7 Reasons Miami is Becoming the Next Silicon Valley

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Since the rise of the titular chemical element in the mid-to-late 1950s, the southern San Francisco Bay Area has been colloquially referred to as Silicon Valley. Playing a vital role in modern electronics as we know them, silicon — and, by extension, Silicon Valley — became even more significant with the invention of the Internet […]

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The Tinba Virus: How it Works and How to Protect Yourself

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What is the Tinba Virus? The Tinba Virus, or Tiny Banker virus, is a trojan malware. It is designed to infect end-user devices to compromise financial website accounts and steal data sent to and from banking sites. This would allow the hacker to gain access to financial information and steal money from their victims. While […]

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The Welchia Virus: How it Works and How to Protect Yourself

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What is the Welchia Virus? The Welchia worm, more commonly known as the Nachi worm, is among the most unique computer viruses as it was created to be helpful rather than harmful. On May 28, 2003, Microsoft released a patch to protect users from an exploit in WebDAV. However, it didn’t take long for cybersecurity […]

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Mac-computers

The Shlayer Virus: How it Works and How to Protect Yourself

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What is the Shlayer Virus? Shlayer is a trojan virus specifically targeted toward Mac systems. Its primary function is to download malicious code via fake applications and flash updates. Once the Shlayer virus is installed on a system, it begins to download and install malware focused on the proliferation of ads, otherwise known as adware. […]

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Spaceship vs Rocket: What Are the Main Differences?

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When you think about it, it’s hard to wrap your head around the fact that man has achieved space travel. It’s just an accepted part of our daily lives that mankind successfully managed to go from the surface of the earth to the outer reaches of space. Why pretend that’s not incredible? To truly appreciate […]

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Nvidia GeForce GTX

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 260: A Full Review – Is it Worth it?

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 260: A Classic Gaming Graphics Card If you have been contemplating firing up some gaming classics such as World of Warcraft or League of Legends, you may be overcome with nostalgia. These classic games may have made up a large part of our childhood, and rebooting them years later can bring back […]

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Nvidia GeForce GTX

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1630: Full Review with Specs, Price, and More

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While many people are getting prepped, NVIDIA is also trying to target more entry-level PC components that are incredibly affordable. The GTX 1630 is released at the time of writing, but it is hard to find one in the states. This card competes with AMD’s RX 6400 and Intel’s Arc A380. In this review, I […]

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Nvidia

Nvidia RTX 4060: Specs, Price, and More

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As most people are still trying to buy an RTX 3000 series card, NVIDIA has already moved on. However, the RTX 4000 series is on the horizon, even though most information is still in the shadows. The seemingly lightweight card of this lineup will be the RTX 4060. This means there should be plenty to […]

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The 5 Best Small Drones You Can Buy Today

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Drones are fast becoming an essential part of any photographer or videographer’s kit. Unfortunately, they are often big, expensive, and really easy to break. Still, there are always some options out there for anyone looking to get something perfect for their situation. Today, we are going to be taking a look at the 5 best […]

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Roku vs Fire Stick: Full Comparison with Pros, Cons, and Features

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The streaming wars have been waging for quite some time now. Generally speaking, people have settled into their personal favorites regarding their favorite services and hardware, but occasionally, it’s time for an upgrade. A quick Google search of “best device to watch Netflix on” shows just how convoluted things can be. A simple solution is […]

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Conficker Virus

The Conficker Virus: How It Works and How to Protect Yourself

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What is the Conficker Virus? The Conficker Virus is a type of malware known as a computer worm. It was first discovered in November 2008, after it had been spread through the internet by exploiting a vulnerability in-network service on Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Server […]

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Stuxnet Virus

The Stuxnet Virus: How it Works and How to Protect Yourself

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First identified in 2010, cybersecurity experts credit the Stuxnet virus as the first official digital weapon. Although the origins of its creation are unclear, the virus had a specific target, nuclear processing facility equipment in Iran. Computers in this country accounted for over 60% of the global infected systems. What is the Stuxnet Virus? Stuxnet […]

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SQL Slammer Virus

The SQL Slammer Virus: How it Works and How to Protect Yourself

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The SQL Slammer Virus was a worm using malicious code that caused a lot of trouble for Internet users in 2003. From newspapers hitting the presses late to ATMs going down, this virus spread at such speed that nothing similar has been seen since then. Although the malware did not steal personal information or cause […]

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Reed Hastings

Who is Reed Hastings, The Billionaire Founder of Netflix and Media Mogul?

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Who is Reed Hastings? Reed Hastings is an American entrepreneur from Boston, Massachusetts. While he has been involved in several businesses, his most famous contribution is co-founding Netflix and leading the media-streaming company as CEO since 1998, He’s well-known for his unique leadership style and success in entrepreneurism. Explore the early life, career, and achievements […]

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The History of Final Fantasy

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Final Fantasy (FF) has been among the largest franchises in the gaming industry since its launch in the mid-1980s. It continues to dominate the market with consistent releases featuring realistic characters, making FF one of the best role-playing video games (RPGs) in the world. The franchise has also branched into other video game genres such […]

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FPGA

What is FPGA and How Does it Work?

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What is FPGA?: Complete Explanation An FPGA (Field-Programmable Gate Array) is a type of integrated circuit that can be reprogrammed and reconfigured very easily to perform different functions. It is designed to be programmed or configured by a designer or a customer after manufacturing — hence the term field-programmable. Most importantly, it can explore data […]

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Harley LiveWire

Harley LiveWire: Full Specs, Price, Range, and More

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Electric cars have been getting a lot of attention in recent years, but did you know that brands all over the world are starting to release some truly impressive electric motorcycles? There are few brands more synonymous with the word “motorcycle” than Harley-Davidson, but the company has been looking to change its brand representation in […]

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GMC electric Hummer

Electric Hummer: Full Specs, Price, Range, and More

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In an extraordinary twist of fate, General Motors (GM) is bringing back the Hummer brand (discontinued in 2010), but this time as an electric vehicle (EV) with a focus on luxury and performance. The new GMC Hummer EV will be available in 2022, and it’ll feature supercar-level performance combined with the ability to drive off-road. […]

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Refresh Rate vs Response Time

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Refresh Rate vs Response Time: Full Comparison If you’re a gamer, you may know the frustrations of image lag. With several moving parts and vital reactions in modern games, any skip in the game could fail. If you’re struggling with high image latency (the space between one image and another), you might be looking at […]

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Nintendo SNES

Genesis vs SNES – The 16bit Console Battle

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Genesis vs SNES: Full Comparison In July 1983, Nintendo released the Famicom and established itself as one of the most influential gaming companies in history. Having revitalized the gaming industry in North America, no company could touch formative releases such as Super Mario Bros. and The Legend of Zelda. However, in 1988, one company would […]

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The Top 10 Fastest Electric Cars Today

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Lately, it seems we can’t go a year without at least one electric vehicle (EV) manufacturer releasing a new car model at a ludicrously quick speed. Tesla is particularly good at this — just when we all thought the Model S could not get any faster, Elon Musk introduced a new version that obliterated the […]

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Nvidia

Nvidia GeForce GTX 470: Is it Any Good?

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Let’s take a trip back in time to the era of PC building, where it wasn’t quite as flashy as it is today. To the grand old year of 2010, a full 12 years ago. This is long before the time of GPUs with Ray Tracing, or DLSS, like the RTX 470 “new hotness” siblings […]

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Aptera Motors: Guide to the Solar Electric Vehicle Manufacturer

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The History of Aptera Motors: What to Know Aptera Motors Corp. is an electric vehicle (EV) maker on a quest to build the most efficient all-electric passenger cars among current eco-friendly automakers. Its vehicle engineering blends aerodynamic design features borrowed from light aircraft with solar power to achieve efficiency and claimed ranges far exceeding competitors. […]

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 590: Full Review with Features, Price, and More

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All of this chatter surrounding graphics card prices today makes us long for the days of cheaper GPUs. With most new GPUs still selling for over MSRP, you might be tempted to look towards an older graphics card just to save some money, and who can blame you? There are plenty of older GPUs out […]

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AMD Ryzen 5

AMD Ryzen 5 3500x: Full Review with Specs, Price, Features, and More

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The Ryzen 5 3500x has been flying under the radar since its release, thanks to being exclusively sold in China to systems manufacturers. Now that it is finally available to the general public all around the world, we figured there would be no better time to check it out. The battle for the title of […]

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Nvidia GeForce GTX

Nvidia GeForce GTX 480: Is it Any Good?

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With the crazy prices in the graphics card market these days, you might not believe that cheaper options exist. But if you are willing to go back to some of Nvidia’s older offerings, you’ll be surprised at some of the low prices that you can find, especially with the Geforce GTX 480. On March 26th, […]

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AMD Ryzen 5

Ryzen 5 3500x vs Ryzen 5 3600: Two of the Best Mid-Tier Processors

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In today’s article, we are going to have a look at two of the best mid-tier processors from AMD: Ryzen 5 3500x vs Ryzen 5 3600. The Ryzen 5 series goes up against the Core i5 series processors from Intel. With a reputation for being a cheaper, but sometimes lower-quality processor, AMD has a lot […]

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Canoo EV

Canoo EV Guide: The Truck, SUV, and Van Plans

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Canoo’s EVs stand out at even a casual glance with their retro-futuristic styling. Their vertical flat-faced front end evokes the cab-over pickups and vans of yore. Canoo’s electric vehicles promise to be safer than those earlier machines, however, with front seats placed behind the front axle for safety. Canoo says its characteristic design maximizes interior […]

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SpaceX vs Virgin Galactic

SpaceX vs Virgin Galactic: A Full Comparison

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In 1984, Arianespace became the first commercial space company when it overtook operations of the European Space Agency’s (ESA) launch vehicle. Since then, the idea that regular citizens could go to space became reality. But it wasn’t until the early 2000s that it became a public phenomenon.  With a wealth of knowledge (or in some […]

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AMD RX 6600-XT vs Nvidia RTX 3060: Which Mid-Tier Graphics Card is Best?

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In today’s article, we are going to discuss two of the best mid-tier gaming graphics cards: the AMD RX 6600-XT vs Nvidia RTX 3060. With GPU prices beginning to stabilize after a long period of chip shortages and inflated prices, now may be one of the best times to think about upgrading your graphics card.  […]

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The 5 Best Projectors You Can Buy Today

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Televisions are some of the most expensive pieces that complete a home theater or movie setup. For many, finding a perfect screen to fill up a wall isn’t an easy task, especially if it’s a large area. While they were popular a few years ago, projectors are again making a comeback and becoming affordable, adaptable, […]

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Nvidia GeForce RTX

Nvidia RTX 3080-Ti vs 3090: Full Comparison with Specs, Price, and More

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With the past two years showing us just how expensive graphics cards can get, we are quite relieved to see prices on the decline. The cryptocurrency craze and chip shortages caused massive price gouging in the GPU market, but the good news is that high-end graphics cards are becoming affordable yet again. We thought there […]

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Nvidia GTX 1650

Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti vs 1650: Which Entry-Level Graphics Card is Better?

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Today we are doing a very long-awaited comparison: Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti vs 1650. With the graphics card market going through wild swings over the past few years, it is interesting to see older GPUs still commanding high prices. But are these older graphics cards worth the cost for what they can do? If you have […]

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The Best Sublimation Printer: Reviewed for 2022 – And Best Deals

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As one of the best sublimation printer options, the Epson Surecolor F170 stands out. Easily holding its own against other brands like Canon and Sawgrass, this printer features a compact design similar to printers in Epson’s EcoTank line. One thing to bear in mind is that this model features a small display, making you dependent […]

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The 6 Best Portable Battery and Power Banks You Can Buy Today

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When looking for the best portable batteries to charge your phone, you’re going to want to know what to look for. The main aspects to consider include a good balance of amp hours, size, price, and durability. A cheap power bank might seem enticing, but you could find yourself wondering why it won’t work after […]

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Do Electric Cars Use Oil?

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Electric cars are flooding the market and aren’t showing any signs of slowing down. Each year, dozens of models are being released from large companies that have traditionally been in the ICE business, more known as the internal combustion engine (or just gas engine). Names like GMC, Ford, Cadillac, Aston Martin, and more are all […]

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The 7 Best Gaming Keyboards Available Today

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With consoles only getting more expensive with each new release and the popularity of building your own personal computer increasing by the day, it only makes sense that computer gaming has seen a huge increase in attention. Whereas a console needs a remote to function, a computer needs two things: a keyboard and a mouse. […]

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The 5 Best Wireless Keyboards You Can Buy Today

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Whether working from home or working in an office, it’s always nice to have a little freedom and flexibility with your workspace. This explains the big draw toward laptops, of course, but they aren’t the only way to get that flexibility in the workplace. Take wireless keyboards, for example. They help bring that much-needed flexibility […]

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The 6 Best Ergonomic Keyboards Available Today

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Sitting in an office or a workplace from 9 to 5 might not sound like something that can cause a person physical harm, but the more research is done on the benefits of ergonomics, the more obvious it is to see how important this concept is. By definition, ergonomics is the study of the efficiency […]

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The 7 Best Portable Keyboards For MacBooks, iPads, and Other Laptops

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Oftentimes, when we think of keyboards, we think of them situated in front of a desktop computer inside a cubicle or work-from-home space. However, keyboards are far more versatile and useful than desktops alone. There has been an influx of attention paid to those specific kinds of keyboards made for MacBooks, iPads, and laptops. While […]

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Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB vs 970: Which Older Graphics Card Reigns Supreme?

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With all the new high-tech graphics cards hitting the market these days, one fact remains – They are all so expensive! If you are a gamer looking to play your favorite PC games on a budget, it can seem like there is no answer for you. In today’s article, we are going to check out […]

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EVGA

Nvidia vs EVGA: Full Comparison

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As you are shopping around for a new graphics card or just pursuing NewEgg for fun, as I often do, you might wonder what the difference between NVIDIA and EVGA is and which one is better? EVGA essentially produces the same GPUs as NVIDIA in an authorized partnership together. So, the best way to think […]

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Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super) vs 3070: Full Comparison with Specs, Price, and More

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One question we have been asked often is this: Which graphics card is better when it comes to the RTX 2080 Super vs 3070? In today’s article, we are going to talk all about it and find out the final answer. There is no better time to buy a new graphics card for your PC […]

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