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Saints bench safety Vaccaro amid trade rumors

9:23 PM ET NEW ORLEANS — Safety Kenny Vaccaro was benched during the New Orleans Saints‘ blowout loss to the New England Patriots on Sunday amid reports that the Saints may be looking to trade him. Vaccaro, a first-round draft pick in 2013, said he was surprised by the benching — despite his admitted struggles in the Saints’ week 1 loss at Minnesota. But coach Sean Payton explained, “Listen, we need to get more consistent play, and that dates back to last weekend.” Vaccaro’s benching followed reports by both CBS ...

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Tantalizing Rumors Leak Ahead of AMD’s Vega Launch

AMD has been quite tight-lipped about Vega, its upcoming consumer GPU meant to compete at the high end of the market, as opposed to the midrange RX 400/500 families. Thanks to some leaks, however, we now know a bit more than we did before about what Vega can do and how it does it. Longtime AMD fans may remember the company’s use of various X-derived GPU names, including XL, XT, and XTX. AMD is reviving this branding style for Vega, according to Tom’s Hardware, with plans to offer four different GPU ...

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Tantalizing Rumors Leak Ahead of AMD’s Vega Launch

AMD has been quite tight-lipped about Vega, its upcoming consumer GPU meant to compete at the high end of the market, as opposed to the midrange RX 400/500 families. Thanks to some leaks, however, we now know a bit more than we did before about what Vega can do and how it does it. Longtime AMD fans may remember the company’s use of various X-derived GPU names, including XL, XT, and XTX. AMD is reviving this branding style for Vega, according to Tom’s Hardware, with plans to offer four different GPU ...

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Okafor: Focusing on playing amid trade rumors

1:11 PM ET Jeff GoodmanESPN Insider Close Joined ESPN as a college basketball Insider in June 2013 Previously wrote for CBSSports.com and FOXSports.com BOSTON — After remaining in Philadelphia for Saturday night’s game in Charlotte due to what appeared to be an impending trade, 76ers big man Jahlil Okafor arrived in Boston on Tuesday night and is expected to play against the Celtics on Wednesday night. “I’m just trying to focus on playing basketball,” Okafor said Wednesday following the team’s shootaround. “It’s really difficult with all the rumors, not knowing ...

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Carmelo: Trade rumors, drama 'mentally draining'

4:52 AM ET NEW YORK — On a day when he was asked about everything from Phil Jackson to wanting to play with Chris Paul and LeBron James to whether “fake news” prevented him from becoming an All-Star, Carmelo Anthony was booed by home fans before he admitted that the soap opera surrounding him can be “mentally draining” while giving him a greater appreciation for New York Knicks legend Patrick Ewing. Anthony’s patience is being tried, perhaps in ways even Ewing did not have to deal with when he was ...

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Scalebound Director Addresses Cancellation and Rumors He's Taking Time Off

Platinum Games has released a statement addressing the cancellation of its Xbox One and PC exclusive Scalebound. Chief executive Kenichi Sato expressed his disappointment but highlighted a number of the studio’s upcoming games that it hopes fans will enjoy. “We’re sorry to say that on January 9, 2017, Microsoft Studios announced the cancellation of Scalebound,” the statement begins. “We are very disappointed things ended up this way, especially since we know many of our fans were looking forward to this game as much as we were. “Going forward, we will ...

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Tom Hardy Responds to Star Wars 8 Rumors

Last year, a rumor claimed that Mad Max and The Revenant star Tom Hardy would have a small role in this year’s Star Wars: Episode VIII as a Stomtrooper. That’s still not confirmed or debunked. Now, Hardy himself has weighed in on the speculation. Speaking to The Hollywood Reporter, Hardy was asked if the rumors are true. “I don’t know if I can even say that,” he said. That response is an intriguingly worded one, but doesn’t necessarily confirm he’s in the movie. After being told by the interviewer that ...

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iPhone 8 rumors increasingly point to curved OLED display

Apple kicked off the era of capacitive touchscreen smartphones, but its display technology has fallen a little behind in recent years. The AMOLED panels used by smartphone makers like Samsung can best Apple’s LCDs in every category, but Apple might be planning to play catch up with the iPhone 8. This device is increasingly rumored to be sporting a curved OLED display. The Apple rumor mill has gotten plenty of things wrong over the years (remember that Apple TV set that never came out?). But iPhone rumors have been fairly ...

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Rumors hint Nvidia, Apple may get back together

For the last few years, Apple has been an AMD-only shop. Graphics may not be a core area that Apple focuses on — OpenGL support in the latest version of macOS remains stuck in 4.1 territory). But it does include discrete graphics cards in several of its MacBook Pro and iMac products, as well as in all of the Mac Pro SKUs. Now, there’s talk that Apple might switch back to Nvidia. Bloomberg first noticed multiple job listings at Nvidia (some of which have since been edited) that talk about “help[ing] ...

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Rumors hint Nvidia, Apple may get back together

For the last few years, Apple has been an AMD-only shop. Graphics may not be a core area that Apple focuses on — OpenGL support in the latest version of macOS remains stuck in 4.1 territory). But it does include discrete graphics cards in several of its MacBook Pro and iMac products, as well as in all of the Mac Pro SKUs. Now, there’s talk that Apple might switch back to Nvidia. Bloomberg first noticed multiple job listings at Nvidia (some of which have since been edited) that talk about “help[ing] ...

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