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TR's Fall 2010 system guide
— 4:31 PM on November 1, 2010

In our latest edition of the system guide, we've upgraded our Econobox and Utility Player builds while adding an uber-cheap, sub-$300 system to the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Zotac outs another nettop with dual-core Atom, Ion
— 9:35 AM on October 21, 2010

Fresh from its co-starring role in the Eee PC 1015PN, Nvidia's next-gen Ion GPU is reprising its role as sidekick in Zotac's Ion nettop...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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IDC U.S. shipment figures put Apple in third place
— 6:00 AM on October 14, 2010

In a bold display, Apple surged past Acer to become the U.S.'s third-biggest computer vendor last quarter... according to IDC's latest shipment figures, that...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mac

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Mirasol display is readable in sunlight, coming in 2011
— 1:28 PM on October 4, 2010

Ronald caught this in yesterday's Shortbread, but it deserves a little extra love, even if that comes with a twinge of disappointment. It...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Small-form-factor Zino HD gets quad-core, Blu-ray upgrades
— 10:56 AM on September 24, 2010

For close to a year, Dell's Zino HD has offered a colorful, AMD-based alternative to Apple's Mac Mini. Now there's a fresh version...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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LaCie LCD has 10-bit IPS panel, lofty price
— 3:58 PM on September 21, 2010

LCD displays with IPS panels typically cost more than their TN counterparts. That said, the $1,250 asking price for LaCie's new 324i display...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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7-inch tablet display in development at Pixel Qi
— 11:03 AM on September 20, 2010

The more I use my notebook, the more I wish its screen was readable in outdoor lighting and, ideally, direct sunlight. I'd want to...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Personal tech

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Dell quietly unveils new 30-inch monitor
— 10:24 AM on September 17, 2010

How do you feel about spending a grand and a half on a display? If you don't shrink at that thought, then you might be...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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ASRock mini PC apes Apple styling, offers up-to-date internals
— 11:42 AM on September 16, 2010

Although ASRock's website says there's 14 days left until the official unveiling of its new Vision 3D mini PC, SemiAccurate has early details on...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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DisplayLink preps USB 3.0 display adapters
— 4:56 PM on September 13, 2010

Many moons have passed since we reviewed DisplayLink's original USB 2.0 to DVI adapter. DisplayLink has been improving that product and the matching software...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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New LG LCDs have IPS panels
— 6:00 AM on September 10, 2010

Bucking the trend toward cheap TN panels, LG has revealed a quartet of new IPS displays at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin, Germany....

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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New barebones Zbox has Blu-ray drive, USB 3.0 connectivity
— 11:24 AM on September 8, 2010

We're particularly fond of Zotac's Zbox barebones nettops for their low prices, ease of assembly, and sensible baseline hardware specs. A couple...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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TR's back-to-school 2010 system guide
— 7:25 PM on September 7, 2010

Join us for a new iteration of our system guide, in which our four core builds have simultaneously gotten hardware upgrades and price cuts.

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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$7,669 gaming PC has integrated Xbox 360
— 3:59 PM on September 7, 2010

Origin PC announced a new gaming desktop called "The Big O" today. If you're one of countless gamers wishing you could play Halo 3...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Game consoles

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New optical film could dramatically improve LCD efficiency
— 3:51 PM on September 7, 2010

Although modern LCD panels typically consume much less power than the CRT monitors they've replaced, current technology is still quite inefficient. According to MIT's...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Cheap dongle involved in easy three-way
— 1:47 PM on August 30, 2010

One of the weaknesses of AMD's Eyefinity multi-monitor gaming technology to date has been display support.  The great majority of Radeon HD 5800-series graphics cards...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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Zotac's Zbox HD-ND22 barebones mini PC
— 12:16 PM on August 26, 2010

Atom-based nettops easily get bogged down, but Zotac's latest Zbox pairs a capable CULV Celeron with an Ion chipset. Let's see what this budget...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Cases Systems

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Apple patent hints at touch-screen desktop
— 9:13 AM on August 24, 2010

Is some convergence underway between the iPad and Apple's iMac desktop computers? A patent filing spotted by AppleInsider certainly suggest so. The filing, which...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Input devices

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