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Linus Torvalds, the creator of Linux, announced that he now uses a computer with an AMD chip

TOPICS: AMD, AMD Ryzen, DDR4, kernel, Linus Torvalds, Linux, PCIe, Ryzen, Threadripper 3970x

Linus Torvalds stopped using an Intel processor in his main computer, giving AMD a chance to take over. The father of Linux commented in the announcement of the new 5.7 RC7 kernel that for the first time in fifteen years, his desktop computer is not based on Intel technology. In fact, the biggest excitement this […]

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The SD specification is updated with PCIe 4.0 to achieve speeds of up to 4 GB/s

TOPICS: NVMe, PCIe, SD, SD Express, SDHC, SDUC, SDXC

Back in June 2018, the first SD Express cards were made official, based on the Secure Digital (SD) 7.0 specification. Fully backwards compatible, they immediately attracted attention for providing a speed close to GB/s adopting PCI Express 3.0 and NVMe 1.3 interfaces in card format, leaving in the mud any model available until then. Now […]

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