Thus far, the flight of SpaceX’s Crew Dragon to the International Space Station has gone just about as well as one might hope.
It started when the spacecraft’s Falcon 9 rocket hit its instantaneous launch window early on Saturday morning, streaking into the black Florida sky as if it were the world’s greatest firework. Once in space, Dragon popped open its nose cone, called home, and began firing its thrusters as anticipated.
Then, on Sunday, the spacecraft aced one of its most [...]
The AMD Radeon VII, which shipped to members of the press with a stand of sorts.Specs at a glance: AMD Radeon VII CUDA CORES 3,840 TEXTURE UNITS 240 ROPS 64 CORE CLOCK 1,400MHz BOOST CLOCK 1,800MHz MEMORY BUS WIDTH 4,096-bit MEMORY BANDWIDTH 1,024GB/s MEMORY SIZE 16GB HBM2 Outputs 3x DisplayPort 1.4, 1x HDMI 2.0b Release date February 7, 2019 PRICE $699 directly from AMD
In the world of computer graphics cards, AMD has been behind its only rival, Nvidia, for as long as we can remember. But a confluence of recent events finally left AMD with a sizable opportunity in the market.
Having established a [...]
In lengthy and popular Twitter threads, it can be useful to identify when the person who initially started the conversation replies to someone. Twitter seems to be testing a new feature in its Android app that lets you quickly identify just that.
Thanks to a badge appearing next to their name, it’s now going to be easier to spot when the original tweeter replies to a thread they started. As you can see in the comparison screenshots below, this addition is subtle, but it comes in handy when scrolling through long conversations.
Twitter lets you know when the original poster replies to a thread was written by the awesome team at Android [...]