Will AMD Be Competitive in 2017?

AMD has recently struggled for market share against Intel and NVIDIA. Could 2017 be the year AMD finally turns it around, thanks to its new Zen and Vega architectures? Dollar Shave Club link: http://dollarshaveclub.com/linus Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

CPU Sockets as Fast As Possible

LGA 1151, AM3+, LGA 2011-3, FM2…it can be difficult to keep track of all the different modern CPU sockets! Here’s what you need to know about them. Massdrop link: http://dro.ps/techquickie-k7xx Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source

How Do CPUs Use Multiple Cores?

A common piece of advice for PC gamers is that you don’t need tons of cores – but why are games often unable to take advantage of CPUs with many cores in the first place? TunnelBear message: TunnelBear is the easy-to-use VPN app for mobile and desktop. Visit http://tunnelbear.com/linus to try it free and save Read more about How Do CPUs Use Multiple Cores?[…]