ASUS GPU Tweak III Utility Hits Beta For Overclocking Your GeForce RTX And Radeon RX Cards

ASUS GPU Tweak III Utility Hits Beta For Overclocking Your GeForce RTX And Radeon RX Cards
If you are a performance enthusiast, trying to squeeze every drop of juice out of GPUs through overclocking can be vital to the key to the best experience. ASUS’ GPU Tweak software allows these enthusiasts to control and monitor their graphics solution thoroughly. The software is now getting an update with new features and UI to make an “extremely

Source: Hot Hardware – ASUS GPU Tweak III Utility Hits Beta For Overclocking Your GeForce RTX And Radeon RX Cards

ASUS ROG Phone 4 Gains 3C Certification, Snapdragon 888 SoC With 16GB RAM Expected

ASUS ROG Phone 4 Gains 3C Certification, Snapdragon 888 SoC With 16GB RAM Expected
It seems like just yesterday that ASUS launched its beastly ROG Phone 3, which came packing a Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SoC that was on a mission to top the benchmark charts. Well, Qualcomm has a new flagship Android SoC that has recently launched — the Snapdragon 888 — and ASUS was bound to introduce a new device to take advantage of this

Source: Hot Hardware – ASUS ROG Phone 4 Gains 3C Certification, Snapdragon 888 SoC With 16GB RAM Expected

Researchers Claim Smartwatches Can Detect COVID-19 Up To A Week Before Symptoms Appear

Researchers Claim Smartwatches Can Detect COVID-19 Up To A Week Before Symptoms Appear
If you could have an early warning system for COVID-19, would you take advantage of it? What if the early warning system was as easy as installing an app and pairing it with your smartwatch? Researchers at Mount Sinai Health System and Stanford University have found that devices like an Apple Watch or Fitbit can predict if an individual is

Source: Hot Hardware – Researchers Claim Smartwatches Can Detect COVID-19 Up To A Week Before Symptoms Appear

Score A 65-Inch 4K Smart TV For Under $500 With These Pre-Super Bowl LV Hot Deals

Score A 65-Inch 4K Smart TV For Under $500 With These Pre-Super Bowl LV Hot Deals
Tom Brady did his thing yesterday, dispatching with the New Orleans Saints to advance the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to the NFC Championship game. The winner between the Bucs and Green Bay Packers will advance to the Super Bowl. There are some enticing potential matchups for the big contest, and what better excuse is there to buy a big screen TV?

Source: Hot Hardware – Score A 65-Inch 4K Smart TV For Under 0 With These Pre-Super Bowl LV Hot Deals

WhatsApp Is Leaking User Phone Numbers In Google Searches And Customizable Verification Codes

WhatsApp Is Leaking User Phone Numbers In Google Searches And Customizable Verification Codes
The crazy train that is WhatsApp right now does not look like it will be stopping any time soon. After the privacy policy fiasco, which is still developing, other issues have popped up simultaneously. It appears that Google is indexing a WhatsApp subdomain that can share users’ phone numbers. Furthermore, there are also other issues with WhatsApp

Source: Hot Hardware – WhatsApp Is Leaking User Phone Numbers In Google Searches And Customizable Verification Codes

Microsoft Edge Beta Browser Adds Native Apple M1 Mac Support For Improved Performance

Microsoft Edge Beta Browser Adds Native Apple M1 Mac Support For Improved Performance
If you’re the proud owner of a new Apple M1-based Mac and have taken a shine to Microsoft’s Edge browser, we’ve got some good news for you today. An official public channel release of the native M1 version of the browser will soon be upon us, as it just arrived via the beta channel.

Microsoft first launched an M1-specific version of Edge

Source: Hot Hardware – Microsoft Edge Beta Browser Adds Native Apple M1 Mac Support For Improved Performance

Microsoft Just Patched The Annoying ‘Reset This PC’ Bug With This Windows Update

Microsoft Just Patched The Annoying ‘Reset This PC’ Bug With This Windows Update
When you are at your wits end with Windows 10, one option is the “Reset this PC” feature, found within the Recovery options in System Settings. There are two subsequent options—keep your personal files, or go full nuclear and remove everything. Neither option had been working for some users for quite some time, though the underlying issue

Source: Hot Hardware – Microsoft Just Patched The Annoying ‘Reset This PC’ Bug With This Windows Update

Facebook And Google Allegedly Colluded In An Anti-Competitive Advertising Deal

Facebook And Google Allegedly Colluded In An Anti-Competitive Advertising Deal
Both Facebook and Google have come under scrutiny in recent years over antitrust and privacy abuses. In late October, the United States Department of Justice filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google, alleging that the company was abusing its power as a “monopoly gatekeeper” to the internet for “billions of users and countless advertisers

Source: Hot Hardware – Facebook And Google Allegedly Colluded In An Anti-Competitive Advertising Deal

Star Wars Battlefront II Epic Giveaway Has EA Scrambling To Address Server Overload

Star Wars Battlefront II Epic Giveaway Has EA Scrambling To Address Server Overload
Who doesn’t like getting something for nothing? Sure, some things are so terrible that you might have a hard time even giving them away, but Star Wars Battlefront II: Celebration Edition is genuinely good these days, and also free right now at the Epic Games Store. The only problem is, so many people flocked to claim their copy that Electronic

Source: Hot Hardware – Star Wars Battlefront II Epic Giveaway Has EA Scrambling To Address Server Overload

Microsoft Investigating An Odd Windows 10 BSOD Crashing Bug With Chrome Browser

Microsoft Investigating An Odd Windows 10 BSOD Crashing Bug With Chrome Browser
The last thing you want to experience when working on your PC or playing a game is to experience a blue screen of death (BSOD) error, especially since these kinds of crashes can sometimes be difficult to diagnose. There are many reasons why you might experience one, though. Case in point, there is a rather odd bug that can crash your PC from

Source: Hot Hardware – Microsoft Investigating An Odd Windows 10 BSOD Crashing Bug With Chrome Browser

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 With Signature Type Cover Discounted $360 With This Hot Deal

Microsoft Surface Pro 7 With Signature Type Cover Discounted $360 With This Hot Deal
Now that Microsoft has announced a mid-cycle hardware refresh for its premium convertible with the launch of the Surface Pro 7+, it’s a great time to score a deal on the standard version. The Surface Pro 7 starts at $749, but the discount that Microsoft is offering today extends to the flagship SKU that comes with all the bells and whistles.

Today,

Source: Hot Hardware – Microsoft Surface Pro 7 With Signature Type Cover Discounted 0 With This Hot Deal

Radeon RX 6800 GPUs In Short Supply Also Hit With Price Hike Due To China Tariff

Radeon RX 6800 GPUs In Short Supply Also Hit With Price Hike Due To China Tariff
Slowly but surely, it is becoming the absolute worst time to buy computer components as a new tariff that went into effect earlier this year is starting to trickle down to retailers. Customers in the market for PC components such as GPUs, motherboards, and more are beginning to see high price hikes in stores and online when these components

Source: Hot Hardware – Radeon RX 6800 GPUs In Short Supply Also Hit With Price Hike Due To China Tariff

Alleged Qualcomm Snapdragon SC820 SoC To Battle Apple M1, Supports 32GB RAM For Windows

Alleged Qualcomm Snapdragon SC820 SoC To Battle Apple M1, Supports 32GB RAM For Windows
Windows 10 on Arm is off to a relatively slow start, but the hope is that PCs using Qualcomm’s Snapdragon-based SoCs will eventually grow to account for a healthy portion of the market that is now dominated by Intel and AMD processors. Currently, most Windows 10 on Arm devices are powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8cx or 8cx Gen 2 SoC. However,

Source: Hot Hardware – Alleged Qualcomm Snapdragon SC820 SoC To Battle Apple M1, Supports 32GB RAM For Windows

Intel 11th Gen Core Rocket Lake-S CPU Prices Leak Ahead Of Q1 2021 Launch

Intel 11th Gen Core Rocket Lake-S CPU Prices Leak Ahead Of Q1 2021 Launch
Intel is taking the fight to AMD with a bevy of new mobile and desktops CPUs, some of which it announced at CES 2021. During the event Intel also previewed one of its upcoming Rocket Lake-S processors, the 11th Gen Core i9-11900K, with 8 cores and 16 threads clocked at up to 5.3GHz. As we wait for it and other Rocket Lake-S CPUs to release

Source: Hot Hardware – Intel 11th Gen Core Rocket Lake-S CPU Prices Leak Ahead Of Q1 2021 Launch

Glorious Jumbo Etch A Sketch Is A Raspberry Pi Powered Auto-Drawing Work Of Art

Glorious Jumbo Etch A Sketch Is A Raspberry Pi Powered Auto-Drawing Work Of Art
Etch A Sketch is one of those toys nearly everyone had, but almost no one was good at using. Perhaps that was just me, as art is not my forte and it took a lot of coordination to use the thing. Regardless, it seems Reddit user /r/BenB116 was pretty fond of Etch A Sketch back in the day, as he built a massive working one powered by a Raspberry

Source: Hot Hardware – Glorious Jumbo Etch A Sketch Is A Raspberry Pi Powered Auto-Drawing Work Of Art

A Couple Of Kids Discovered How To Break And Bypass Linux Mint Screensaver Lock

A Couple Of Kids Discovered How To Break And Bypass Linux Mint Screensaver Lock
If you give some kids restricted access to technology, they are bound to find a loophole or bug that lets them do what they want regardless. After being asked by his kids to “hack” his Linux desktop, one Dad let the kids play with the keyboard. This button-mashing actually crashed the machine’s screensaver by sheer luck, allowing them onto

Source: Hot Hardware – A Couple Of Kids Discovered How To Break And Bypass Linux Mint Screensaver Lock

Macs Do Get Malware And This Nasty Cryptomining Payload Has Been In Hiding For 5 Years

Macs Do Get Malware And This Nasty Cryptomining Payload Has Been In Hiding For 5 Years
Apple products were once praised as the most secure ecosystem, either by design of Apple’s walled garden, excellent marketing tactics, or otherwise.  However, in mid-2020, Apple accidentally approved widespread Mac malware, breaking this reality for many people. Now, another Mac-exclusive malware has been uncovered in Asia, silently mining

Source: Hot Hardware – Macs Do Get Malware And This Nasty Cryptomining Payload Has Been In Hiding For 5 Years

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21292 Carries A Sad Surprise For Arm PCs

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21292 Carries A Sad Surprise For Arm PCs
Do you think Microsoft might be feeling the heat from Apple to improve the Windows 10 experience on Arm hardware, now that Apple has released its M1 chip? Maybe, maybe not. Either way, Microsoft last month released a preview build of Windows 10 on Arm to Insiders in the Dev channel, which added the ability to run x64 apps in emulation. However,

Source: Hot Hardware – Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 21292 Carries A Sad Surprise For Arm PCs

Here's Why Bungie Is Reissuing Destiny 2 Dreaming City And Moon Gear

Here's Why Bungie Is Reissuing Destiny 2 Dreaming City And Moon Gear
Destiny 2: Beyond Light has been almost solely focused on the newest location of Europa. The Season of the Hunt has taken Guardians to the Tangled Shores and Dreaming City, but most activities on older locations have been neglected by players. Additionally, much of the gear that was issued in previous seasons will sunset in upcoming seasons.

Source: Hot Hardware – Here’s Why Bungie Is Reissuing Destiny 2 Dreaming City And Moon Gear

Alleged AMD Zen 3 Milan SKUs Reveal Flagship 64 Core EPYC 7763 Details

Alleged AMD Zen 3 Milan SKUs Reveal Flagship 64 Core EPYC 7763 Details
AMD offered up a preview of its upcoming third-generation EPYC “Milan” server processors, based on its 7-nanometer Zen 3 architecture. According to AMD, its next round of EPYC chips will “reset the bar for data computing” with class leading performance (per core and throughput). On the heels of a lofty claim, several supposed SKUs have leaked,

Source: Hot Hardware – Alleged AMD Zen 3 Milan SKUs Reveal Flagship 64 Core EPYC 7763 Details