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The Full Nerd Episode 29: Threadripper review, final Core i9 specs, and an Intel eclipse

and Adam Patrick Murray talk Ryzen Threadripper, reveal the latest specs on Intel’s Core i9 CPUs, and wonder why on earth Intel scheduled its 8th-gen Core launch for the same day as the total eclipse? Gordon goes full John Madden and breaks out detailed benchmark charts on AMD 16-core Ryzen Threadripper 1950X. Find out why it’s now the biggest, baddest CPU in the valley of ... Read More »

PCWorld Show Episode 29: Samsung Note7 recall, Google to ditch Nexus for Pixel

Samsung’s recall of the Note7 just keeps getting worse and Jon, Jason, and Gordon are here to help you make sense of it. On tap: Jason gives us the latest on just how bad the Note7 recall is and what may have gone wrong. Is Google about to announce new Pixel phones and drop its beloved Nexus line? Does anyone even care? Researchers ... Read More »

The Full Nerd Episode 7: GPU buyer’s guide, AMD Zen pricing, and a 4K PlayStation

This week on The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah Ung, Brad Chacos, and Hayden Dingman predict just how much AMD’s upcoming Zen CPU will cost, riff on how powerful the PlayStation 4 Pro will be, and then debate: Star Wars vs. Star Trek. In the Builder’s Corner, Brad gives us the best GPU for the most common resolutions and some strategy for high-frame rate ... Read More »

The Full Nerd Episode 7: GPU buyer’s guide, AMD Zen pricing, and a 4K PlayStation

This week on The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah Ung, Brad Chacos, and Hayden Dingman predict just how much AMD’s upcoming Zen CPU will cost, riff on how powerful the PlayStation 4 Pro will be, and then debate: Star Wars vs. Star Trek. In the Builder’s Corner, Brad gives us the best GPU for the most common resolutions and some strategy for high-frame rate ... Read More »

PCWorld Show Episode 4: Apple vs. FBI and Microsoft’s modular PC

Plus Japanese PC companies may form a supergroup and Dell goes after the fashion crowd with a gold laptop. This week we discuss the ramifications of the FBI’s fight with Apple, a crazy modular desktop PC from Microsoft, and the possible rise of a new Japanese PC supergroup. COMMENTS PCWorld Staff | @pcworld PCWorld Feb 18, 2016 1:57 PM In ... Read More »

PCWorld Show Episode 4: FBI vs. Apple, Microsoft’s modular PC, and a Japanese PC supergroup

This week we discuss the ramifications of the FBI’s fight with Apple, a crazy modular desktop PC from Microsoft, and the possible rise of a new Japanese PC supergroup. Similar Hardware & Accessories More Hardware & Accessories Presented by PCWorld Show Episode 2: VAIO’s New Windows Phone (9:40) PCWorld Show Episode II: Tanking tablets, the SwiftKey acquisition, and the new ... Read More »

Gundlach: ‘What the heck is the Fed doing?’

Bond king Jeff Gundlach has some harsh words for the Federal Reserveas it meets this week: Back off — or the consequences will haunt you. If the U.S. central bank doesn’t dial down its recent hawkish statements in Wednesday’s post-Federal Open Market Committee meeting statement, “markets are going to humiliate them by further declining,” Gundlach said Monday at the Inside ... Read More »

PCWorld Show Episode II: Tanking tablets, the SwiftKey acquisition, and the new Windows phone

In this week’s episode of the PCWorld Show, we ponder why PCs are killing tablets, why Microsoft would buy SwiftKey, why anyone would make a new Windows phone, and why we love (or hate) USB-C. Similar Hardware & Accessories More Hardware & Accessories Presented by HP targets millennials with amped-up media features in mobile devices(1:29) Lian Li’s new PC cases ... Read More »