Samsung begins production of upgraded 12GB DRAM

Samsung’s new 12GB LPDDR5 DRAM will allow its new 12GB DRAM packages to boast a data rate of 5,500Mbps.  (Image: Samsung) Samsung Electronics has begun production of its 2GB Low Power Double Data Rate 5 (LPDDR5) mobile DRAM, the company announced. The world’s largest memory chip maker will package eight …

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Taylor Swift and co-stars talk about their upcoming 'Cats' movie

The clip features stars Jennifer Hudson, Jason Derulo, Judi Dench, Idris Elba, Taylor Swift and others speaking about what the project means to them. The musical is based on Andrew Lloyd Webber’s long-running stage adaption of a work by another famous T.S. — poet T. S. Eliot’s “Old Possum’s Book …

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We Debate The Best And Worst Super Smash Bros. Games

Among the greatest video game debates—should hard games lower their difficulties? What’s the best controller?—is one that can make even the most docile Nintendo fan into a belligerent shit: Which Super Smash Bros. games are the very best and the very worst?

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It Chapter 2 Trailer And Exclusive Footage Debut At Comic-Con 2019

The new It Chapter 2 trailer will arrive July 18 (the teaser embedded here is from May), but in the meantime New Line presented the movie’s director and cast to an eager audience at the studio’s third Scarediego event during San Diego Comic-Con 2019. The panel included a sneak peek …

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Rare New Zealand parakeet has best breeding season in decades

Image copyright Department of Conservation Image caption Wildlife experts credited to the baby boom among orange-fronted parakeets to abundant food One of the rarest birds in New Zealand has had its best breeding season in decades, raising hopes for the species. At least 150 orange-fronted parakeets, known locally as kakariki …

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Colin Kaepernick’s Nike ad garners an Emmy nomination

Des Bieler Sports reporter covering national topics, including fantasy football, as well as supporting coverage of D.C.-area teams July 17 at 10:05 PM A 2018 Nike ad featuring Colin Kaepernick received an Emmy nomination Wednesday in the Outstanding Commercial category. The ad, created by the Portland-based firm Wieden+Kennedy, featured the …

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Congressman implies Facebook's Libra is a 'shitcoin'

Congressman Warren Davidson really wants to talk about shitcoins. The representative from Ohio took pains Wednesday to make that clear during a congressional hearing examining the potential ramifications of Facebook’s proposed Libra digital currency. Over the course of the hearing, Davidson highlighted all the perceived benefits of bitcoin and laid …

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'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown and Luke P.'s sex argument divides social media

The now-famous sex spat between “The Bachelorette” star Hannah Brown and contestant Luke Parker — better known by fans as Luke P. — has seemingly divided social media. On Monday night’s episode of the popular show, Brown sent Parker home after his reaction to her intimate Fantasy Suite dates made her feel like she was …

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U.S. House holds 2 Trump officials in contempt over 2020 census dispute

The Democratic-controlled House voted Wednesday to hold two top Trump administration officials in contempt of Congress for failing to comply with subpoenas related to a decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. The House voted, 230-198, to hold Attorney General William Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross …

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