Tag: Performance

Middle Earth: Shadow of War PC Performance Explored

Talion and Celebrimbor return in Middle Earth: Shadow of War. Running on the Monilith Firebird Engine a modified Lithtech engine built upon that used in the first Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor this game should be relatively easy to power along, or is it? That’s what …

Windows 10 Quick Tips – Internet Performance

  Progress Bars Progress bars can be really lousy at displaying progress. (They have one job.) I’ve seen progress bars sit at the zero mark for what seems like an eternity, then suddenly jump to completion. I’m sure you have, too. That is not what I …

Microsoft fixing Windows 10 CU gaming performance issues

Microsoft introduced its Game mode optimisations with Windows 10 Creators Update. Ahead of its introduction we were teased with tales of the mode yielding up to 5 per cent performance improvements and other cool gaming orientated features. However the Creators Update didn’t fare well on some …

Nokia 5 Review: Slick design, flawed performance

The Good Long battery life Smart, Lumia-like design Vanilla Android NFC The Bad No Full HD Limited performance No Type-C USB Our Nokia 5 review takes an in-depth look at one of Nokia’s trio of new affordable phones, freshly launched for 2017. So far this year, …

Xubuntu 17.04 Zesty Zorro – Vigorous

  I’m listening to Brahms and writing this review. A good start. Indeed, this distro testing season has had a very reasonable and promising beginning. Firstly, Ubuntu 17.04 behaved very nicely, redeeming itself somewhat and infusing hope into a bleak, Dystopian landscape of open-source code. Then, …

Gimp 2.8.22 Released – Install Gimp On Ubuntu 17.04

GIMP 2.8.22 released. Install GIMP on Linux Ubuntu Systems. GIMP 2.8.22 comes with an improved drawing performance in single window mode, especially with pixmap themes. It now prevent a crash in PDF plug-in if images or resolution are large. It brings various fixes related to plug-ins, …

Qualcomm’s new chipsets can add AI to mid-range smartphones

  The 660 and 630 processors promise up to 30% better performance Qualcomm has unveiled its latest range of chipsets designed to bring powerful machine learning capabilities and improved battery performance to mid-range smartphones. The Snapdragon 660 and 630 mobile platform processors boast a “leap in …