Photography

See ya, CFast: 1TB CFexpress card transfers photos at 1,400MB per second

Previous Next The latest trend in professional removable storage media is fast approaching. At CES 2019, ProgradeDigital — a relative newcomer to the memory game built on the promise of highly reliable media for working professionals — demonstrated a working CFexpress card, featuring a 1-terabyte capacity and bewildering 1,400 megabyte-per-second transfer rate. The card was demonstrated […]

Gaming

The blockchain bonanza is over for graphics card makers

Enlarge / A Philadelphia cryptocurrency miner snapped this shot of his rig for us earlier this year. Matthew Freilich For almost a year, cryptocurrency miners have snapped up all the graphics cards they could get their hands on. That was a financial windfall for Nvidia and AMD, the leading makers of consumer graphics cards. Both […]

Gaming

Pictures of a blank GeForce GTX 1180 card reveal connectors and memory slots

Pictures of the upcoming GeForce GTX 1180 graphics card have supposedly surfaced on Baidu showcasing only the card’s printed circuit board. Based on the certification logos, it’s a final design and presumably a reference board used by Nvidia’s hardware partners to create their own GTX 1180 add-in graphics cards. Based on the layout, the GTX […]

Gaming

A rare Magic: The Gathering card just sold for more than a Porsche

A Black Lotus game card for Magic: The Gathering sold last week on eBay for $ 87,672, according to Kotaku. But this wasn’t just any old card. Four factors led to the card’s high selling price: Printing, rarity, condition, and the card’s power when used in gameplay. When Wizards of the Coast‘s Magic: The Gathering launched in […]

Gaming

E3 Giveaway: Enter to win a new gaming PC, PlayStation 4, or $100 Steam gift card

The 2018 Electronic Entertainment Expo is only a week away, and the internet is already blowing up with teasers, rumors, and speculation about what we’re going to see this year. From a slew of fresh Nintendo exclusives to a mysterious new Fallout title, gamers have a lot to look forward to in the days ahead. […]

Photography

Samsung Made a MicroSD Card for Endurance

You may have noticed in the past few years we’ve started getting different versions of hard drives. Some models promote power saving, others are for performance, and we even have NAS-focused endurance drives now. It turns out we need the same for microSD cards, and Samsung just delivered on that front. When picking a microSD […]