Spotify launches audiobooks in bid to dethrone Audible from Amazon

Spotify has started supporting audiobooks for users in the US.

An all-new section of the Spotify app will grant subscribers (Premium or otherwise) access to a catalog of over 300,000 audiobook titles, with each book available for purchase or viewing via web pages outside of the app itself.

AMD crashes Nvidia RTX 4000 launch party with RDNA 3 GPU announcement

AMD’s RDNA 3 graphics cards will launch on November 3rd, we just heard on Twitter.

Scott Herkelman of Team Red, who is senior vice president and general manager of graphics at AMD, tweeted to let us know the date and that more details on these next-gen RX 7000 GPUs will be released soon.

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Nvidia RTX 4090: release date, price and news

URGENT: We now have official confirmation that the RTX 4090 will be released on October 12th! It starts at $1,599, includes 24GB of GDDR6X memory, and offers two to four times faster performance than the RTX 3090 Ti. We also saw details about the RTX 4080.

We are live watching the Nvidia GeForce Beyond GTC 2022 stream and will update this article with all the news about the RTX 4090 as we go along. Nvidia just showed off its incredibly detailed RacerX physics and rendering simulation, which is apparently running on a single next-gen Nvidia ‘Ada Lovelace’ GPU – presumably the mighty RTX 4090.

The new boards will have 76 billion transistors and will feature a new technology called Shader Execution Reordering (SER), which promises to increase ray-tracing performance by up to x3. They will also introduce a new type of Tensor Core with increased tensor processing. These GPUs promise at least a 25% increase in gaming performance thanks to SER.

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OnePlus Just Confirmed Its New Smartwatch Specs In The Silliest Way Ever

OnePlus likes to use a slow schedule of teases to reveal information about its new devices, but this has apparently backfired in the case of the upcoming Nord Watch.

in your Indian region website (opens in new tab), the company created a page for this early budget smartwatch. This page includes some teases for the watch, as well as a timeline of when we can expect futures, with September 24th indexed to display refresh rate information and September 26th promising fitness information.

Nvidia Lovelace RTX 4000: Everything we know so far

The long-awaited successor to the Nvidia Ampere series of graphics cards has been officially announced, with pricing and release dates for the Lovelace chips now known. Rumors have been pretty accurate, with the RTX 4090 and 4080 being released in October and November respectively. And the official price is also more expensive than we anticipated.

The next generation was codenamed ‘Lovelace’ in honor of British mathematician Ada Lovelace (who is considered to be the first computer programmer), but is better known as the GeForce RTX 40 series.

Nvidia GeForce RTX 4090 announced – Team Green’s 8K monster is real

The rumors were true: the Nvidia GeForce RTX 4090 is indeed real, with Nvidia revealing its incredibly powerful main GPU in its GTC 2022 keynote.

This follows months of rumors and speculation that Nvidia was preparing its next-generation RTX 4000 series of processors, known as the ‘Lovelace’.

Nvidia reveals DLSS 3 to further boost PC gaming

Nvidia has announced DLSS 3 – it’s the next generation of Deep Learning Super Sampling technology that uses machine learning to enhance games, bringing huge performance improvements with minimal impact on graphics quality.

In the past, we’ve been really impressed with how DLSS has allowed games to perform even better, especially when using intensive graphics effects like ray tracing, so this new version is very exciting.

Looks like one of the best PS5 games is coming to Steam

PS5 launch title Sackboy: A Big Adventure looks set to make the jump to PC in the immediate future.

A recent update to the SteamDB online database – a third-party website that automatically collects data uploaded to Valve’s store – suggests that an anonymous listing on the platform is actually Sackboy: A Big Adventure in disguise. as seen by VGC (opens in new tab), an icon has been added to a list titled “PC of Steel”. The icon shows an image of Sackboy and appears to have been cut from the game’s box art.

The expensive iPhone 14 Pro Max is also the most popular

O iPhone 14 Pro Max The high price is not scaring buyers away, according to a report by Apple supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. In a summary report compiled after the first weekend of iPhone 14 being on sale, Kuo says the iPhone 14 Pro Max accounted for 30-35% of total iPhone 14 family sales, making it the most popular of the new phones.

If you’re considering an iPhone 14 but aren’t sure which model to buy, we’ve walked you through the differences in our guide to the iPhone 14. best iPhone for you.

Canceled: HBO Drops Two More JJ Abrams Projects

JJ Abrams has seen two more projects abandoned by HBO Max, the latest in a series of setbacks for the producer/director.

Deadline reports (opens in new tab) that the shows that HBO ran are a series of Constantine, a new take on the DC character, which Abrams was working with British novelist Guy Bolton, and Madame X, a supernatural series with the clairvoyant DC Comic of the same name.