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Now it’s finally clear what the latest Radeon RX 6700 XT is capable of. Multiple tests published

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Yesterday, sales of the Radeon RX 6700 XT video card started, and reviews of this adapter appeared on some sites. While our own material is being prepared, we can see the results of others.

As always, on the Videocardz website you can find links to a large number of reviews, but now we will consider only a few summary diagrams that clearly demonstrate the capabilities of the new product.

So, as you can see, regardless of the resolution, the Radeon RX 6700 XT is located between the GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and the RTX 3070. At the same time, as usual, everything strongly depends on the specific game.

At 1440p, as the target resolution of the video card, according to positioning, the RTX 3060 Ti lags behind the new product by 6-8%, and the RTX 3070 is ahead by 4%. That is, the difference between these three adapters is quite modest. Considering this factor, of course, it is the younger Nvidia model that is the best in terms of price-performance ratio if we are talking about recommended prices. At the same time, AMD has significantly more memory on the side of the solution, and Nvidia cards are much better at activating effects based on ray tracing. We can also note the power consumption, which is approximately the same for the RX 6700 XT and RTX 3070.

Another interesting point is that the RX 6700 XT is nearly identical to the RTX 2080 Ti. And this is not about the top AMD card. Interestingly, just six months ago, rumors that AMD would finally be able to catch up with the flagship GeForce of the Turing generation seemed ridiculous to many.

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Trump’s social network developers accused of illegal use of program code

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The Software Freedom Conservancy claims Trump Media and Technology Group copied the open source code of the decentralized social network Mastodon, created a new social network based on it.

The Software Freedom Conservancy (SFC), a not-for-profit organization that enforces the rights of open source software developers and the rules for using open licenses, accused in violation of the AGPLv3 license of the Trump social network developers Truth Social.

The Software Freedom Conservancy says that the developers of the service used the open source code of the decentralized social network Mastodon in violation of the license agreement.

Although the Mastodon code is free and free, the projects using it must comply with the terms of the Affero General Public License (or AGPLv3), among which is the mandatory availability of the project source code for all its users. Trump’s media company does not yet provide such an opportunity to TRUTH Social users and calls the social network a proprietary development.

The Software Freedom Conservancy gave Trump Media and Technology Group 30 days to improve, writes The Verge. Otherwise, the use of open source Mastodon will be prohibited for the company.

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Facebook end-to-end encryption will give foreign intelligence services surveillance capabilities

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Former Facebook employee Frances Haugen criticized the company’s decision to transfer correspondence in its services to end-to-end encryption.

The introduction of end-to-end encryption in Facebook messengers could negatively affect the privacy of users and lead to increased surveillance by intelligence agencies. This opinion was expressed by a former employee of Mark Zuckerberg’s company, Frances Haugen, reports TASS.

According to her, after the launch of encryption in the Messenger application and the social network Instagram, which are owned by Facebook, the company will lose the ability to track possible “malicious operations of special services representatives.” “End-to-End Encryption Will Allow Facebook to Eliminate [от модерирования контента] and serve as an excuse for inaction, “Haugen said ahead of her October 25 speech in the British Parliament as part of discussions on online security bill.

The social network itself does not agree with this point of view. In their opinion, the introduction of end-to-end encryption in Facebook Messenger and Instagram applications, on the contrary, is aimed primarily at protecting the privacy of users and will protect them not only from foreign surveillance, but also from hackers.

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There are data on the performance of the mobile processor Intel Core i9-12900HK

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A screenshot of a closed laptop test on a 12th generation Intel Core processor has appeared on the network. This is the Core i9-12900HK processor, which will presumably lead the Alder Lake-P lineup. Its configuration includes 14 cores, which are capable of executing up to 20 threads simultaneously. The base frequency of the Core i9-12900H processor is 2.9 GHz.

The processor has the highest performance of any known mobile processor released this year, including Intel Tiger Lake-H45, AMD Zen3 Mobile, and even the Apple M1 Max. Intel’s Alder Lake-P mobile processor series is expected to be unveiled alongside Arc Alchemist graphics cards, possibly at CES 2022.

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