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Wednesday Afternoon (13 Comments) (link)
 Wednesday, 25-May-2016  16:48:32 (GMT +10) - by Agg

Microsoft's push for Windows 10 upgrades has taken another turn. Microsoft has faced criticism for changing the pop-up box encouraging Windows users to upgrade to Windows 10. Clicking the red cross on the right hand corner of the pop-up box now activates the upgrade instead of closing the box.

Sniper spotted this internet speed test from Netflix, with more info here. Netflix has launched a website that measures the speed of your connection, and its sure to send some Australians into a spiral of misery. Fast.com allows internet users to quickly and easily check their download speeds in real time. We all want a faster, better internet, yet internet speeds vary greatly and can be affected by other users on your network or congestion with your internet service provider, David Fullagar, vice president of content delivery architecture at Netflix, said in a blog post.

MadShrimps checked out three SFF coolers. oday we are going to tackle the latter and will test three coolers specifically designed to be compatible for this popular factor. We will put head to head the Corsair AIO H5 SF, the tiny Noctua NH L9x65 and the Cryorig M9i tower cooling solution.

TechSpot wonder if 4000MT/s memory makes a difference. For the most part we test using DDR4-3000, as it occasionally shows some benefits over the more typical 2400 and 2666 speeds. Going to 4000 MT/s (2000MHz) and beyond is a massive increase in frequency (and cost) and I struggled to imagine where this would be useful, particularly when gaming. Then again, curiosity had gotten the better of me...

Here's an impressive (if somewhat depressing) video of a hyper augmented future. There is a lot of potential for such tech, but as ever, the future reality isnt going to be exactly how we envisioned it. Typically its worse. Hyper-Reality depicts one such potential future, and its quite depressing as far as Im concerned.

BabelTechReviews have been overclocking the GTX 1080. Today, we will present our final stable overclock using EVGAs latest non-public beta of Precision X16, or Precision XOC with our entire game benchmark suite of 26 games and 1 synthetic, and will give you a report on our adventure in overclocking the GTX 1080. EVGAs Precision XOC or Precision X 16 will be released to the public shortly, in less than 5 days and it features a scanner for a semi-automatic new way to set overclocks to fully unlock the new Pascal GPUs Boost 3.0.

Today's timewaster is FactoryIdle, from Stephen. Hey guys - a while ago I let you guys know about a game called ReactorIdle. The author has made a sequel of sorts called FactoryIdle which is a bit more thinky and complex. Run awaaayyyy.....

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