Monthly Archives: September 2016

Installing the Windows 10 Anniversary Update may reset your ad preferences, other settings

By | September 30, 2016

You can prevent ads by going to Settings / Personalization / Start and turning off “Occasionally show suggests in Start.” My own Anniversary Update didn’t encounter this problem, but I had made some edits to my own system configuration via gpedit.msc prior to updating and am using Windows 10 Pro instead of the more common… Read More »

EKWB Predator 140, 280 Liquid Loops Available Wordwide; Preorders Shipped

By | September 30, 2016

The Slovenian water cooling manufacturer EKWB has been working hard on pumping out different shapes and sizes of its Predator series all-in-one water cooling units, and today the company announced that three new units are available worldwide. These include a 280mm variant with quick disconnects, and two 140mm flavors: one with, and one without the… Read More »

Qualcomm may acquire NXP Semiconductor in $30 billion deal

By | September 30, 2016

If Qualcomm buys NXP, it’ll probably do so for several reasons. First, NXP has key patents related to various types of wireless communication, and Qualcomm derives more than half its profit on licensing modem patents to other companies. Locking up NFC and snapping up some wireless charging patents would offer additional revenue streams. There’s also… Read More »

First Virtuix Omni Treadmills Leave Production Facility, Price Hike Imminent

By | September 30, 2016

Kickstarter backers will soon receive their long-awaited Virtuix Omni VR treadmills. Virtuix announced that the first containers of production Omnis are on a ship headed for the U.S. Virtuix expects to receive its inventory in November, which the company will distribute to U.S. customers. Virtuix launched the Omni treadmill’s Kickstarter campaign on June 4, 2013.… Read More »

CyberPowerPC Hyper Liquid 600 Review

By | September 30, 2016

CyberPowerPC Hyper Liquid 600 Review | bit-tech.net CyberPowerPC Hyper Liquid 600 Review Manufacturer: CyberPowerPCUK price (as reviewed): £1,752.20 (inc VAT)US price (as reviewed): N/A The Hyper Liquid range of systems from CyberPowerPC represents the company’s most enthusiast-grade pre-built offerings. A range of configurations are available, with prices starting at just over £1,000 and ending at… Read More »