Posted by Regeneration on 29 August 2014, 23:04 - 0 Comments
The latest version (37) of Google Chrome uses DirectWrite for font rendering on Windows PCs. DirectWrite is a DirectX API made for the purpose of high-quality, resolution-independent text rendering. On paper it sounds great, but some people might not like the new fonts appearance (blurry text on some websites). Here we'll show you how to disable DirectWrite.
Posted by Regeneration on 29 August 2014, 22:10 - 0 Comments
ASUS has announced Republic of Gamers (ROG) Rampage V Extreme, an Intel X99 chipset-based gaming/overclocking motherboard engineered to take the latest LGA 2011-v3-socket Intel Core i7 (Haswell-E) processors and DDR4 memory to their limits.
Rampage V Extreme supports quad-channel DDR4 memory and is equipped with multiple exclusive technologies to aid extreme overclockers, including... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 29 August 2014, 20:40 - 0 Comments
Intel has launched its first eight-core desktop processor, the Intel Core i7-5960X Extreme Edition processor (codenamed Haswell-E), targeted at power users who demand the most from their PCs.
For enthusiasts, gamers and content creators craving the ultimate in performance, Intel's first client processor supporting 16 computing threads and new DDR4 memory will enable some of the... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 29 August 2014, 20:23 - 0 Comments
Intel has announced two new technologies for Intel Custom Foundry customers that need cost-effective advanced packaging and test technologies.
Embedded Multi-die Interconnect Bridge (EMIB), available to 14nm foundry customers, is a breakthrough that enables a lower cost and simpler 2.5D packaging approach for very high density interconnects between heterogeneous dies on a single... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 29 August 2014, 20:18 - 0 Comments
AMD in collaboration with Microsoft announced the release of C++ AMP version 1.2 - an open source C++ compiler which implements version 1.2 of the open specification for C++ AMP, available on both Linux and Windows for the first time. The release represents another step forward toward AMD's goal of supporting cross-platform solutions, multiple programming languages and continued contributions to... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 29 August 2014, 04:15 - 0 Comments
CrystalDiskInfo is a HDD/SSD health monitoring utility. It displays storage device's information, monitors S.M.A.R.T. values, temperature and controls AAM/APM settings. S.M.A.R.T. is a monitoring system for storage devices to detect and report on various indicators of reliability, in the hope of anticipating failures. It is recommended to monitor S.M.A.R.T. every few months to ensure your storage... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 27 August 2014, 08:27 - 2 Comments
Will Harris, Software Engineer at Google, has posted the following announcement on the company's blog: "Today, after a successful experiment with Chrome 64-bit Windows in our Dev and Canary channels in June, 64-bit Windows support is coming to Chrome Stable with the release of Chrome 37.
64-bit Chrome offers many benefits for speed, stability and security. Our measurements have... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 27 August 2014, 08:09 - 0 Comments
Chrome is a fast, simple, and secure web browser, built for the modern web. Chrome is designed to be fast in every possible way. It's quick to start up from your desktop, loads web pages in a snap, and runs complex web applications lightning fast. Chrome's browser window is streamlined, clean and simple. Chrome is designed to keep you safer and more secure on the web with built-in malware and... [Read More]
Posted by Regeneration on 27 August 2014, 07:18 - 0 Comments
Including the epic single-player campaigns of both Metro 2033 and Metro: Last Light, Metro Redux takes you on a journey from the forgotten catacombs beneath the subway to the desolate wastelands above, where your actions... [Read More]