Intel may have just avoided a costly legal battle – by losing one 30 years ago

Anyone with eyes on the computer hardware industry will likely be aware by now that Intel is officially back in the GPU game, releasing its laptop first and desktop graphics cards in the new Arc Alchemist series after more than two decades. Arc GPUs are currently only available in China, with Intel planning to expand …

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Valorant will start monitoring your voice chats starting July 13th

Riot Games, the developer behind the free first-person shooter (FPS) Valorantwill start monitoring players’ voice communications on July 13th (via PCGamer). The game company says it’s to help train the language models that it will eventually use when evaluating player reports across all its games. Riot initially announced this change in April 2021 after making …

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What’s the Difference Between Em Dash, En Dash, and Hyphen?

Chinnapong/Shutterstock.com In the world of typography, a humble horizontal line can mean at least seven different things depending on its length and the context in which it gets used. Generally, the most confusing of these are the hyphen, en dash, and em dash. We’ll explain the differences. Em Dash vs. En Dash vs. Hyphen vs. …

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Stranger Things’ Duffer brothers reveal they’ve retconned episodes

Stranger Things bosses the Duffer brothers have revealed that they have already retconned past episodes of the show (via Variety). The couple previously addressed an error surrounding Will Byers’ birthday in the new season, admitting they made a mistake and that they would be retconning or “George Lucas-ing” a past episode to fix their mistake. …

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‘My car servicing has gone up over £100 – am I being swindled?’

Alex Robbins is contributing editor at Telegraph Cars where, as well as responding to readers’ queries, he also contributes reviews of new and used cars, together with articles on buying and selling. His knowledge of the used car market informs his many buying guides relating to the best buys in particular sectors, with an emphasis …

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Sega of America and SCEA founder Bernie Stolar dies at 75

Former Sega of America president and founding member of Sony Computer Entertainment America, Bernie Stolar, has died aged 75 years old. According to GamesBeat, Stolar – whose career started in 1980 when he set up his own coin-op arcade company – died in California. He had always been a very candid and transparent executive who …

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Turkish police prevent Istanbul Pride from going ahead

ISTANBUL, June 26 (Reuters) – Turkish police blocked hundreds of people from gathering for Istanbul’s annual Pride parade on Sunday and delayed dozens after local authorities banned the march from going ahead again this year. Thousands of people used to attend Pride marches on Istanbul’s main Istiklal Avenue but in recent years the government led …

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Amanda Holden wows fans in white bikini and straw hat in sunshine while on trip to Italy

Amanda Holden has been sharing pictures with fans from her trip to Sicily. (Getty Images) Amanda Holden has wowed fans with her latest swimwear look while relaxing in the sunshine on a trip to the Italian island of Sicily. The TV star, 51, donned a white bandeau bikini with matching bottoms, along with a wide-brimmed …

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