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Windows

How to Install Windows 11 on Unsupported CPU & TPM 1.2

In this step-by-step tutorial by Kevin Stratvert, learn how to install Windows 11 on a PC even if your CPU is not officially supported. Officially, Windows 11 requires an Intel 8th Generation and beyond CPU. You also need TPM 2.0. If you try to upgrade with an older CPU or TPM 1.2, you’ll get an […]

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Hardware

Will Gallium Nitride Electronics Change the World?

Silicon may be at the heart of most gadgets, but it’s not the only semiconductor around. Gallium nitride has been getting a lot of attention recently for it’s electrical properties, which outperform silicon in a lot of areas. Gallium nitride has the potential to revolution power systems, including solar, electric vehicles, and even phone chargers. […]

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Hardware Science

EUV: Lasers, plasma, and the Tech that Will Make Chips Faster

While the quantum computing age may be “just around the corner,” traditional computing is not going anywhere anytime soon. In fact, innovation there is increasing to keep up the promise of Moore’s Law. Engadget takes a look at the process behind making microchips faster. Microchips are one of the most complicated objects humanity has created, […]

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