Day: October 14, 2020

PS5’s Fan Is Why the Console Is So Big, Says Sony Engineer

A Sony engineer has revealed that the size of the PS5’s cooling fan is responsible for the console’s large stature.

The explanation comes via an article from Japan’s Nikkei Xtech, which features an interview with PS5 Mechanical and Thermal Design Engineer, Yasuhiro Ootori. PlayStation fans will know Ootori from the recent PS5 disassembly video.

The article notes that the size of this cooling fan determined the size – especially the thickness – of the PS5. The 45mm fan ensures air is sucked in from both sides of the console to cool both mainboard, known as the “A side”

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Best PC and Laptop Deals for Day 2

Day two of Amazon Prime Day is here. This is the final day of the sales event, which means you’re running out of time to save money on a vast array of items. Among the discounted products are a whole heap of computers, both laptops and desktops, PC and Mac, marked down significantly. Alongside the computer deals, you’ll find big discounts on computing accessories as well. You can save a bunch on items like monitors, keyboards, mice, and even desks and gaming chairs.

All of these deals end 11:59 p.m. PT tonight, October 14. As the stock of these items

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Pokémon GO’s ‘Strange Eggs’ Will Have You Walking Further Than Ever Before

For only the second time since the app’s launch back in 2016, Pokémon GO has received a new type of egg that can be used for hatching specific types of Pokémon. Introducing ‘Strange Eggs’.

These new eggs join the already-existing 2km, 5km, 7km, and 10km varieties, topping them all with a walking distance requirement of 12km to hatch. Ironically, these long-distance eggs have been introduced just weeks after developer Niantic decided to strip away features which were in place to help players stuck indoors because of the current pandemic – including the half hatch distance modifier for eggs.

The 12km

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