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Solar eclipse captivates sports world

Monday brought a little more excitement than the start of the work week typically would, with the first solar eclipse since 1979 taking place across the United States. The phenomenon began around 10:15 a.m. Pacific Time on the West Coast and ended around 2:50 p.m. Eastern Time on the Atlantic coast. Fourteen states — Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, Kansas, Missouri, Iowa, ... Read More »

Intel’s 8th-gen ‘Coffee Lake’ Core CPUs will be revealed during the great American eclipse

Intel’s response to AMD’s disruptive Ryzen processors is soon to get its time in the sun. Well, sort of. On Tuesday, Intel announced plans to livestream the launch of its 8th-generation “Coffee Lake” processors on August 21—the same day that the great American solar eclipse casts its shadow across the United States. Intel’s throwing shade. Eighth-gen Coffee Lake chips will be built ... Read More »