Updated Switch model with improved battery life now available at retailers

Retailers are starting to accept orders for the updated Switch model with improved battery life. Amazon has the gray model here while Best Buy is selling the gray version here and the neon Joy-Con edition here. According to Nintendo’s estimates, the original Switch model offered approximately 2.

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Parallels 15 will let you use your Apple Pencil with Windows

Popular Mac-to-Windows desktop virtualization software Parallels is adding native support for DirectX 11 as well as upcoming macOS Catalina tentpole features like Sidecar, developer Corel announced on Tuesday.

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Adobe speeds up Lightroom Classic editing with GPU acceleration

Adobe has done a good job of using your computer’s GPU to speed products like Premiere Pro and Photoshop. However, it hasn’t given Lightroom the same love, and with the enormous 60-megapixel-plus files coming out of cameras (and smartphones) these days, you need all the speed you can get.

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Running a Windows game on a Mac just got a little bit more feasible

Parallels Desktop, the virtualization software that allows you to run Windows on a Mac alongside macOS, now offers DirectX 11 support using Apple Metal, meaning it can render 3D graphics up to 15 percent faster.

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