The Full Nerd Episode 24: Core Wars. AMD and Intel go nuts, RAID $$$ and a Radeon shortage

Gordon, Adam, Alaina and Brad discuss the coming Core Wars, Intel's VROC, Nvidia's amazing Max-Q and the Radeon shortage

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In this week’s The Full Nerd, Gordon Mah UngBrad ChacosAlaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray discuss Core Wars: A New Hope and how Intel and AMD have gone plumb crazy on cores and PCIe lanes.

After that the crew goes to town explaining a new form of RAID to Pay Intel is exploring called RAID Shift 4 (try it on your keyboard.)

Just what is Nvidia's Max-Q and how amazing is it? 

Finally, Brad details AMD's latest Where in the World is Carmen Radeon?

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