AMD officially hires Alienware's Frank Azor as its new gaming chief

Frank Azor has made it official: The co-founder of Dell’s Alienware business has now joined AMD as its chief architect of gaming. AMD welcomed Azor to AMD via tweets from AMD chief executive Lisa Su and other AMD employees. Azor also announced the change in his Twitter bio, where he’s known …

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Pernell Whitaker, Champion in Four Boxing Classes, Dies at 55

Pernell Whitaker, a left-handed defensive master in the boxing ring who won a gold medal at the 1984 Summer Olympics and became a champion in four weight classes as a professional, was killed on Sunday when he was struck by a car in Virginia Beach. He was 55. The Virginia …

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Wales takes world's steepest street title from New Zealand

By Sharon Marris, news reporter Just days after they lost the Cricket World Cup, New Zealand has suffered a second major blow – this time at the hands of Wales. Baldwin Street in the South Island city of Dunedin had for years been known as the world’s steepest street. It …

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Miss physical keyboards? Unihertz is creating a rugged phone that has one

While there are some great keyboard apps that improve the screen-tapping experience, a physical keyboard remains the best way to type on any electronic device. Unfortunately for keyboard fans, smartphones with keyboards have been slim pickings in the last few years, with the BlackBerry Key2 and KeyOne being your only …

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Get a job: Join Build A Rocket Boy Games as a Senior Animation Programmer

The Gamasutra Job Board is the most diverse, active and established board of its kind for the video game industry! Here is just one of the many, many positions being advertised right now. Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom The Senior Animation Programmer is responsible for designing and implementing large scale animation systems with minimal …

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