Nvidia VP of software goes to General Motors
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Self-driving Sasha Ostojic

It was quite a big deal when a key Zen engineer, Jim Keller, left AMD for Tesla, and we are starting to see a trend now as Sasha Ostojic Vice President, Software at Nvidia has taken a job at General Motors. 

Xiaomi Notebook 12 is now €458.63
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$509.99 for 1.07 KG Skylake notebook

You've got to love "singles day" and even if you are not single, you will be able to enjoy many sale prices form shops such as Gearbest. 

Xiaomi Mi5S sells for €286.86
Published in Mobiles

Gearbest price for Snapdragon 821

The story is that the that the “single’s day” started nine years ago and managed to produce  $14.3 billion in sales for Alibaba. Now online stores like Gearbest offer the latest greatest Xiaomi Mi5S phone for €286.86 / $318.99. 

Huawei Mate 9's 22.5W super charger is super-fast
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Nought to 55 percent in 30 minutes

Huawei's Mate 9 Phablet is an interesting device which comes with a USB Type-C charging port that can charge the phone to 58 percent within 30 minutes.

Quick Charge 4.0 to support 28W
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Even faster charging speeds in 2017

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 830 is just around the corner and it will support fast charging speeds of 28W. The technology is called Quick Charge 4.0 and the information comes from an accessory manufacture that wants to remain silent. 

TSMC plunges billions into fab upgrades
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And poaches Intel man

Taiwanese fab company TSMC has approved a capital injection of $4.91 billion at a board meeting.

EVGA launches new SuperNOVA G3 PSU series
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The same high-performance in a smaller form-factor

EVGA has announced and launched its newest SuperNOVA G3 PSU series which promises to offer the same level of performance and a better fan in a smaller form-factor.

AOC unveils new AGON AG352QCX gaming curved monitor
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With 35-inch MVA panel and 2000mm curvature

AOC has unveiled its newest AGON branded gaming monitor, the 35-inch 2560x1080 resolution AGON AG352QCX which will have a 2000mm curvature and 200Hz refresh rate with support for Adaptive-Sync technology.

Computer solves Rubik’s Cube in 637 milliseconds
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Crunch that!

Infineon said that a machine called Sub1 Reloaded solved Rubik’s Cube in 637 milliseconds - the fastest recorded time for a human to solve the puzzle in 4.9 seconds.

Samsung has got 85 percent of its Note 7s back
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But 15 percent of owners  will not let them go


Samsung has said that it has replaced nearly 85 percent of Galaxy Note 7 devices through the company’s exchange program, with most customers opting to receive another Samsung smartphone.