Nvidia unveils Turing architecture and GPUs with dedicated ray-tracing hardware

Nvidia has unveiled its new Turing architecture along with details of the first GPUs to use it. Turing includes dedicated “RT Core” hardware designed to drive ray tracing, a complex technique that can deliver extremely realistic lighting effects but has been prohibitively resource-intensive to render in real time. Nvidia calls the new Turing-based Quadro RTX […]

Galaxy Note 9 hands-on review

SINCE ITS LAUNCH last week, many have commented on the Note 9’s similarities to its Note 8 predecessor. Sure, there are upgrades. The Galaxy Note 9 boasts a slightly-bigger 6.4in screen, a Bluetooth-enabled S-Pen, a beefier battery and, if you’re willing to cough up for a 512GB microSD card, up to 1TB of storage. However, on […]

Would you buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 9?

The Galaxy Note 9 is now a reality. Samsung has presented its new flagship before consumers, extolled its virtues and named its price. We’ve had the chance to give you our first impressions in the hands-on article, but many things remain to be tested in-depth. We’ll put to you plainly the question that Samsung implied: would […]

How to use extensions in Photos

No more jumping between apps — with photo and video extensions all the filters and effects come right to you! With extensibility, the Photos app works as a central hub for filters and effects from all the other compatible editing apps you’ve downloaded. All you have to do is grab them from the App Store, […]