Playing ‘Battlefield V’ on an $800 Nvidia card is stunning. And disappointing

‘Battlefield V’ is the first game to use Nvidia’s ray tracing support, now available with the RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti graphics cards. The feature can, in an ideal scenario, make the game look better, but the performance hit may not be worth it.

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US contemplates controls on AI exports to China

As tensions between the US and China intensify, Washington touts controlling exports on advanced technology including AI, self-driving vehicles and smart computer chips. Read about the latest war of words between Trump and Jinping here.

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Google patents VR rollerskates to stop you bumping into stuff

VR is becoming more advanced, and that means going beyond the typical clunky headset. Google is developing an idea that will let you walk around immersively in VR environments in the form of motorized sneakers. That’s right, virtual roller skates. Let’s see what Google has in store for us.

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Bitcoin price plunges below $4,500 mark in new 2018 low

Cryptocurrency’s value has slumped by more than a quarter in less than a week

The price of bitcoin continued to plunge on Tuesday as it fell another 7% to $4,387, taking its losses to almost 30% in the past week.

A 14% tumble in the price of the world’s biggest and best-known cryptocurrency on Monday had taken bitcoin below $5,000 for the first time in 13 months. It is now at its lowest level since October last year.

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