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Spectre V2 Vulnerability Seeks Vengeance Against Intel & ARM CPUs – AMD Unaffected While Mitigations See up to 35% Performance Drop on Intel Systems

Israel Inside, Insecurities Outside. Just to think it has been almost four years since the cover had been lifted upon the fact that Intel Core processors are insecure piles of shit, which I’m sure had nothing to do with single core supremacy from cut corners in branch prediction and execution. Thinking back they were good […]

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Silicon Lottery Announces That It’s Shutting Down – No More Binned Processors for Mental Midgets

Ding dong the witch is gone. Finally some fucking good news, Silicon Lottery, a reseller of sorts who primarily buys CPUs in bulk, effectively “bin checks” them and resells said specified binning specifications onto customers who want a no hassle easy guaranteed OC of a given core frequency / FCLK. The main target audience of […]

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Intel Core 12th Generation Alder Lake CPUs Listed by US Retailer – Just Ignore Platform Costs Goy!

Previously we laughed at leaked European pricing for Intel’s upcoming Alder Lake processors where the laughable 8-core i9-12900K ended up costing more than the 16-core AMD Ryzen 9 5950X. Europeans for the most part always generally get shafted with their retail prices whereas the Americans tend to get the best deal in terms of pricing, […]

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The Spectacular Failure of Intel’s Rocket Lake (I Was Right)

Intel seriously cannot win for losing it would seem. So Intel’s 11th generation “Rocket Lake” stopgap finally had its NDA lifted meaning reviews for its many processors are now up in the air available for all to see and would you believe it? There’s no difference in the outcome of Rocket Lake from what we’ve […]

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Intel 11th Gen Rocket Lake Magic BIOS Finally Arrives to Vindicate Shit Performance – Anandtech Update Shows RKL Now Just 16% Slower Than AMD Zen 3

I don’t exactly know how many times I have to explain the exact same summary of Intel’s pitiful 11th gen stopgap processors, Mindfactory had listed the Intel Core i7-11700K early and of course various customers actually received their processors including Dr. Ian Cutress of Anandtech who went through the hassle of buying the piece of […]

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