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Intel Core i7-8700K Review: A 6-Core Chip That Punches Far Above Its Weight

Today, Intel is unveiling its new Coffee Lake line of desktop CPU cores and its first mainstream desktop response to AMD’s Ryzen architecture since that platform launched in March. That’s not to say we haven’t seen some significant shifts in Intel’s desktop parts–in fact, even before today’s launch, we’ve seen more price drops and feature improvements from Intel in 2017 than at any point since at least 2011. As we’ve previously discussed, the Core i7-8700K isn’t a new CPU architecture. It’s still based on the same Kaby Lake processors that…

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Dirrell's uncle and coach punches Uzcategui after title win

Andre Dirrell has apologised after his uncle and coach Leon Lawson Jr punched his opponent Jose Uzcategui after their fight in Oxon Hill, near Washington DC. American Dirrell claimed the interim IBF super-middleweight title after Venezuela’s Uzcategui was disqualified in the eighth round for punching after the bell at the MGM National Harbour. Lawson Jr then entered the ring and sucker-punched Uzcategui. “I’m sorry for what my coach has done,” said Dirrell, 33. Dirrell, who lost to Britain’s James DeGale in 2015, added: “My coach is my family, my uncle,…

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