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Fortnite is getting Nvidia RTX ray tracing support on PC

Nvidia on Tuesday announced that Epic Games is bringing real-time ray tracing to the PC version of Fortnite. The announcement came as part of the company’s Ampere graphics card live stream, where we expect Nvidia to show off the RTX 3090 graphics card later today. Fortnite will support DLSS 2.0, Nvidia’s feature that uses AI […]

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Nvidia announces new RTX 3080 GPU, priced at $699 and launching September 17th

Nvidia is unveiling its new GeForce RTX 3000 series graphics cards today. Nvidia has been teasing these new cards for weeks, and there have also been plenty of leaks before the RTX 3080 was made official today. Based on Nvidia’s new Ampere architecture, the RTX 3080 is designed to succeed the RTX 2080 and 2080 […]

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Dr Disrespect says his mysterious Twitch ban is causing him anxiety

Dr Disrespect says he still doesn’t know why he was banned from Twitch, and he warned viewers that the mysterious ban has been causing him anxiety. “My anxiety levels are something that comes in these huge waves,” said Dr Disrespect, real name Guy Beahm, on a stream compilation posted to YouTube this afternoon. “And I’m […]

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OnlyFans confirms new caps on tips and pay-per-view content, but says the changes are unrelated to Bella Thorne

OnlyFans confirmed new rule changes to The Verge today that could impact how much money creators make on the platform, as well as how quickly they get paid. The new rules include a $100 cap on paid private messages, compared to $200 before, and a $50 cap on pay-per-view posts for creators who don’t charge […]

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Razer’s Blade 15 is a capable gaming laptop that’s $400 off at Amazon

If you’re on the hunt for a gaming laptop to help you run your games at reasonably fast frame rates that will also serve as a great all-around machine for non-gaming tasks, the Razer Blade 15 is a solid option. You can get this machine at Amazon for $400 off its original price, which brings […]

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UK broadband speeds among slowest in Europe, study finds

The UK has plummeted down the global broadband speed rankings to rate as one of the slowest countries in Europe, with a typical household taking more than twice as long to download a movie than the average home in western Europe. Britain has dropped 13 places in an annual study ranking the average broadband speeds […]

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Retailers and restaurants demand aid to fight ‘nasty’ landlords on rent as eviction moratorium end looms

Retail and hospitality bosses today called on Government to intervene to prevent more job losses as a stand-off with landlords over rents looms. In April, Downing Street introduced a moratorium on business evictions which ends on September 30, shortly after the next quarterly rent day where tenants have to pay for the next three months’ […]