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Nvidia will add anti-mining flags to the rest of its RTX 3000 GPU series

Enlarge / Coming soon: Nearly identical versions of these GPUs, only with “LTR” logos—and new measures to reduce their mining hash rates. (credit: Sam Machkovech) Nvidia’s GeForce RTX 3000-branded graphics cards are receiving an update off the factory lines starting this month: hardware-level flags meant to slow down the mining of the popular cryptocurrency Ethereum. […]

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Nvidia adds official “RTX Voice” noise cancellation to non-RTX cards

Enlarge / Look how much smoother those lines get! (credit: Nvidia) Last year, Nvidia released RTX Voice, a pretty good GPU-driven noise-cancellation technology that could be hacked to run on non-RTX graphics cards. Since then, it turns out that Nvidia has quietly and officially unlocked this noise-cancelling capability on lower-powered GTX-level graphics cards as well. […]