Intel has trademarked 'Intel Evo Powered By Core' CPUs... could this be Alder Lake?

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Intel has trademarked 'Intel Evo Powered By Core' CPUs... could this be Alder Lake?

A host of new Intel logos have appeared on the Justia Trademarks database, showing the company seemingly switching from the ringed 'intel' to a multi-squared, boxed-in version. That in itself is not hugely interesting, aside from which marketing company got paid the big bucks to come up with that simple little design on the back of a napkin. But what might be is the potential new Intel Evo range… could this be Alder Lake?

Intel Rocket Lake will match AMD Ryzen chips' PCIe 4.0 support

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Intel Rocket Lake will match AMD Ryzen chips' PCIe 4.0 support

The Intel Rocket Lake S platform has been spotted on the famously leaky SiSoft Sandra database, and it appears to be brandishing a PCIe 4.0 SSD. The doubly-fast PCIe standard was introduced last year onto our gaming PCs alongside compatible AMD Ryzen CPUs. Today's sighting, however, further suggests that Intel's 11th Gen chips will also be raring to go.

Frostpunk's final expansion is coming in August

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Frostpunk's final expansion is coming in August

On the Edge is the third and final expansion for Frostpunk, the chilly survival management game. The last expansion took us back to before the big freeze, but On the Edge is set after the base game. New London has survived, so it's time to expand with a new outpost in the frozen wilderness. 

Watch this person walk through The Witcher 3 on a treadmill

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Watch this person walk through The Witcher 3 on a treadmill

Just like everybody else, the pandemic-induced lockdowns of the past months have reminded me of the importance of exercise, especially when my new lifestyle sees me in the same seat, at the same desk, for the best part of ten hours a day. So to try and do my bit, I've mostly stayed inside my flat, only venturing out to get groceries and some fresh air in the surrounding area. But even though where I live is surrounded by spacious parks and gorgeous hilltop views, my well rehearsed routes are getting seriously tiresome.

Red Dead Online's new NPC will drug you if you kill animals

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Red Dead Online's new NPC will drug you if you kill animals

Red Dead Online's Naturalist update arrived yesterday, giving cowboys a new Frontier Pursuit to embark upon. You can work for conservationist Harriet Davenport, who wants to study and protect animals, and big game hunter Gus Macmillan, who just wants to turn them into nifty outfits. So far, it looks like the Red Dead Online community is Team Gus. 

Grounded and its awful spiders are out now on Steam Early Access

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Grounded and its awful spiders are out now on Steam Early Access

Thank you, Obsidian, for Grounded's arachnophobia mode. The Honey I Shrunk the Kids-style survival game launched in Early Access yesterday, shooting to the top of the Steam charts and Twitch, and thankfully it already includes a way for you avoid becoming a blubbering mess at the sight of a giant spider.