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Nvidia RTX 2080 and 2080 Ti review: A tale of two very expensive graphics cards

Sam Machkovech Specs at a glance: Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Founders Edition CUDA CORES 4352 TEXTURE UNITS 272 ROPS 88 CORE CLOCK 1,350MHz BOOST CLOCK 1,635MHz MEMORY BUS WIDTH 352 bits MEMORY BANDWIDTH 616GB/s MEMORY SIZE 11GB GDDR6 Outputs 3x DisplayPort 1.4, 1x HDMI 2.0b, 1x USB Type-C (VirtualLink VR) Release date September 20, 2018 PRICE Founders Edition (as reviewed): ...

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Tom Lee’s 70% BTC Upside Prediction; Is it a Fairy Tale?

Bitcoin price (BTC) plummeted sharply in the last two days following Bill Gates and Warren Buffett’s criticism regarding the cryptocurrency markets. The largest coin traded at around the $ 9,000 level early today, down almost $ 1,000 from Sunday’s high of $ 9,900. Altcoins fell at a high mid-single-digit rate in the last two days, pulling the total cryptocurrency market ...

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Israel at 70: A tale of two histories

Tumbling off their bus and into the glaring afternoon sun in the West Bank town of Ramallah, the US tourists assemble before Yasser Arafat’s marble tomb and hear two vastly different takes on the former Palestinian leader. Standing to the left of the tomb, Husam Jubran, their Palestinian guide, describes who Mr. Arafat was for Palestinians: a charismatic freedom fighter ...

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Try not to have sleepless nights after reading this man’s tale about his haunted apartment

When things go bump in the night, many of us try not to fear the worst.  SEE ALSO: Terrifying video shows a bear and her two cubs following a man on a trail But one chap’s tale of scary dreams and strange nighttime happenings in his apartment may make you rethink blaming those weird noises on your plumbing system.  Illustrator ...

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A Tale Of Two Countries (Or How The Fed Enabled Corporate Kingpins To Scalp Billions)

Authored by David Stockman via The Daily Reckoning, Here’s a comparison that is surely vertigo inducing. On the one hand, the financial system is implicitly held to be so incredibly stable and healthy that volatility on the S&P 500 has been driven to 50-year lows. Indeed, that lovely condition is apparently expected to persist indefinitely as signaled by implied volatility. ...

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‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Star Elisabeth Moss Explains Pivotal Finale, Outlines Season 2

“I had chills all over my body and my jaw dropped,” Elisabeth Moss teases. read more Hollywood Reporter

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Internal Secession And The Road To Ruin: A Tale Of Two Countries

Submitted by Fred Reed via The Burning Platform blog, Trump did not cause the deep division in the country. It caused him. There are two very different Americas. I suspect  that the half of the country that voted for Trump, that voted with wild enthusiasm, that roared at huge rallies, was not so  much voting for Trump as against the other ...

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A Swedish Girl, ISIS and a Cautionary Tale of Global Terrorism

Photo An undated photograph of Marilyn Nevalainen. The Swedish teenager ended up with Islamic State militants near Mosul, Iraq, with a new baby to care for and her boyfriend dead on the battlefield. Credit Office of The Chancellor Kurdistan Region Security Council, via Reuters MARK MUNICIPALITY, Sweden — It was a running-away-from-home nightmare for the age of global terrorism. Marilyn ...

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