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Tim Verry
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Tim is a long time computer geek and DIY system builder that specializes in family tech support. You can connect with Tim on several sites around the web, including:

Blog: verrytechnical.com

Email: tverry@pcper.com

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Twitter: http://twitter.com/timverry

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LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/timothy-verry

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Windows 10 Game Mode Gets Benchmarked, Still Needs Work

02/04/2017 - 23:54

Last month Microsoft confirmed that a new "Game Mode" would be part of the upcoming Windows 10 Creator's Update planned for a spring release ("early 2017"). Microsoft has recently started rolling out the Game Mode to its beta...

Micron Planning To Launch GDDR6 Graphics Memory In 2017

02/04/2017 - 15:29

This year is shaping up to be a good year for memory with the promise of 3D XPoint (Intel/Micron), HBM2 (SK Hynix and Samsung), and now GDDR6 graphics memory from Micron launching this year. While GDDR6 was originally planned to be launched next year,...

Sony Will Add USB Hard Drive Support To PS4 and Boost Mode to PS4 Pro

02/04/2017 - 02:25

Sony is taking the wraps off of its latest firmware with the release of version 4.50 “Sasuke” beta firmware for the PS4. With the new firmware, Sony is rolling out a number of UI/UX improvement and users will finally be able to use external...

Intel Has Started Shipping Optane Memory Modules

02/03/2017 - 20:42

Last week Hexus reported that Intel has begun shipping Optane memory modules to its partners for testing. This year should see the launch of both these enterprise products designed for servers as well as tiny application accelerator M.2 solid state...

Toshiba Plans To Spin Off Storage Business, Sell 20% Of New Company

01/29/2017 - 17:09

ZDNet is reporting that Toshiba is in a bit of a financial bind following losses from acquisitions and its Westinghouse division -- which saw massive losses and cost overruns in the US Nuclear market -- which could amount to billions of dollars. In an...

Asus Enters Single Board Computer Market with Tinker Board

01/29/2017 - 00:53

Asus is jumping into the single board computer market with its 90MB0QY1-M0EAY0 Tinker Board. With a physical layout matching the latest Raspberry Pi 3, the Tinker Board offers up faster hardware including support for 4K H.264 video decode. [inline:files...

Mushkin Enters Peripheral Market With Carbon KB-001 Keyboard

01/22/2017 - 16:29

Memory and SSD manufacturer Mushkin appears to be branching out into other markets with the launch of its Carbon KB-001 mechanical keyboard. The Carbon KB-001 is built from CNC anodized and brushed aluminum and offers a frameless floating key design in...

Raspberry Pi Foundation Updates Compute Module With Faster Processor

01/22/2017 - 00:11

The Raspberry Pi Foundation is introducing an updated Compute Module that puts the single board computer for embedded devices more in line with the performance of the newest hobbyist Raspberry Pi 3. The Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 is a pin compatible...

Gigabyte Shows Off Half Height GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti Graphics Cards

01/17/2017 - 22:31

Without much fanfare Gigabyte recently launched two new low profile half height graphics cards packing factory overclocked GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti GPUs. The new cards measure 6.6” x 2.7” x 1.5” (167mm long) and are cooled by a small...

CES 2017: Gigabyte Teases New AM4 Platform Motherboards

01/11/2017 - 21:31

Last week AMD provided additional details on the chipsets and AM4 platform (JoshTekk article link) that will support the company's upcoming Ryzen processors. On tap are the X370, B350, A320 for enthusiast, mid range, and budget markets...