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The Full Nerd ep. 184: Valve Steam Deck, Intel Alder Lake rumors, DirectStorage on Windows 10

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we're back in the studio and talking about Valve's Steam Deck!

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Hey Microsoft, the last things we need are animated emoji

Microsoft's designers said Thursday that it plans to bring animated emoji to both Windows 11 and Teams, just two days after Microsoft's designers told us that Windows 11 was designed to calm us down.

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Someone left this gaming PC in the gutter and all it needed was some love

One gamer's waste is another's treasure: How I found a GeForce GTX 1080, 9th-gen Core i7, and more tossed out like garbage.

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Stop! Why you shouldn't panic-buy a TPM for Windows 11

Are you planning to buy Trusted Platform Module right now in anticipation of Windows 11? You really shouldn’t do it.

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The Full Nerd ep. 182: Dissecting Windows 11's best features and worst controversies

In this episode of The Full Nerd, resident Microsoft guru Mark Hachman joins the gang to discuss all things Windows 11.

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The Full Nerd ep. 180: GeForce RTX 3070 Ti review, DLSS vs. AMD FSR, custom 3080 Ti GPUs

In this episode of The Full Nerd, it's all GPUs, all the time. We discuss our reviews of the GeForce RTX 3070 Ti and EVGA's custom RTX 3080 Ti FTW3, then compare Nvidia's DLSS versus AMD's FidelityFX Super Resolution with special guest Keith May.

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The Full Nerd ep. 179: AMD, Nvidia, and Intel's biggest news at Computex 2021

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the crew dives into the reveals for Zen 3 APUs, FidelityFX Super Resolution, 3D V-Cache, the RTX 3080 Ti, and much more.

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The Full Nerd ep. 178: Rumors about RTX Ti variants, big CPU changes, and a push for ATX12VO

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the crew tackles all the latest rumors about RTX Ti variants, possible changes for upcoming Intel and AMD CPUs, and a world where ATX12VO reigns supreme.

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The Full Nerd ep. 176: Tiger Lake H45 revealed, Ryzen 5000U battery concerns debunked

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we discuss Intel's new 45W Tiger Lake H processors, Ryzen 5000U performance while on battery power, and Nvidia's official RTX 3050 Ti reveal.

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The Full Nerd ep. 175: Ryzen 5900X and leaked GeForce Ti GPUs inspire rare hope

In this episode of The Full Nerd, things are finally looking up. AMD's Ryzen 5900X processors are starting to appear more frequently, and Nvidia's rumored RTX "Ti" GPUs could crush mining demand.

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Why Microsoft needs an Xbox gaming laptop

Xbox isn't just for consoles anymore. A dedicated Xbox gaming laptop would let Microsoft flex its muscles and showcase the PC gaming innovations it's helping to drive forward.

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No, Apple's new M1 iPad Pro won't kill the PC

Apple's new iPad Pro family is impressive, but it still won't kill the PC. The PC is selling in record numbers, and the iPad Pro is actually looking more and more like a PC with each generation.

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Windows 10's terrible Store app might finally get a much-needed overhaul

Windows 10's Microsoft Store app has been a disaster for nearly a decade, but hope might be on the horizon.

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Microsoft is killing my favorite Windows 10 feature

Windows 10's Timeline is losing its cross-device sync, a killer productivity feature, and I'm crushed.

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The Full Nerd ep. 173: Ryzen 5000G APUs look great, Nvidia's GPU crunch continues

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we discuss AMD's long-awaited Ryzen 5000G APUs with Radeon graphics, and gloomy graphics card news from Nvidia.