Tag: GPU

  • I’ll Tap You When I’m Ready

    Follow-up on the Nvidia RTX platform, is Apple TV priced appropriately, multiple timers coming to HomePod, and how Apple has been good at preventing future products from leaking to the media.

  • What’s Inside A Graphics Processing Unit?

    A quick follow-up on the demise of Twitter's API, but the main topic is that of the Graphics Processing Unit. They're inside every computer you own. Do you really know what's inside a GPU, what makes it tick, and why it all matters? Nvidia announced its new flagship line of RTX GPUs, which among many things supports ray tracing. What exactly is ray tracing and why does it matter for the future of video games?

  • The Ever Changing Landscape of Social Media

    We are joined by guest and IT consultant Radu Stanescu to talk Intel's delayed 10nm CPUs, what's going on with Apple's quality control, Apple ditching Qualcomm modems, Facebook bans Alex Jones' Infowards, Facebook and Twitter stock tanks, and the ever changing landscape of social media behaviour.

  • MacBook Pro: Hotplate Edition

    Apple's new Intel i9 powered MacBook Pro is under fire from reviewers for extreme performance throttling. We talk about what's going on behind the scenes and what can be done about it in future redesigns of its internal cooling system.