Solar Probe Begins Its Second Orbit of the Sun

NASA reports that Parker has completed a full orbit of the sun, and it’s diving back for another pass.

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Asmedia Still Likely Building AMD Chipsets

AMD-Zen-Feature

Asmedia will remain a major partner of AMD for its 500 series chipsets, despite rumors to the contrary. Whether the X570 will contain AMD-designed silicon or not is still unclear.

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AMD’s Q4 2018 Results Show a Strong Finish, Despite Crypto Hangover

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AMD’s Q4 2018 and full year results are out, with a strong 2018 showing and good things ahead for 2019.

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EA Agrees to Remove FIFA Loot Boxes in Belgium

Electronic Arts (EA) sign and tower

Belgium decided to make loot boxes illegal, but EA spent months ignoring the law. Now, it’s backing down and will remove the feature from FIFA Ultimate Team.

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2019 Mazda3 Review: The Luxurious Compact Sedan for Track Days

Mazda’s compact sedan grows bigger inside with a sumptuous cockpit. The i-ActiveSense Driver safety suite (more complete than Honda, Toyota) is on most models. For fun-to-drive, this is the small sedan to take home with you.

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Foxconn Admits It Won’t Build TV Plant in Wisconsin Despite $4B Investment

Foxconn

When Foxconn signed a deal with Wisconsin to build a massive plant on-site, it was hailed as an economic breakthrough for a troubled state. Two years later, the deal is a shadow of itself.

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