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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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Fifth Firefox 4 beta enables Direct2D by default
— 5:12 PM on September 7, 2010

The final release of Firefox 4.0 is drawing closer and closer. Earlier today, Mozilla outed its fifth beta version of the browser, which enables...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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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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Metro 2033 and MSI Big Bang winners... claim your prizes!
— 1:43 PM on September 7, 2010

Good news, everyone. We've drawn the seven winners from last month's Metro 2033 and MSI Big Bang Xpower giveaway. Let's start with our grand prize...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Gaming

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USB 3.0 controllers from ASMedia, Via, and Eton still not certified
— 11:00 AM on September 7, 2010

Perhaps no PC interface is in more dire need of an upgrade than USB. USB 3.0 has come to the rescue, but it's thus...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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Bobcat-based Fusion chips to peak at 9-18W
— 10:10 AM on September 7, 2010

As the Intel Developer Forum looms, AMD is already out spilling the beans about its upcoming products at the IFA 2010 show in Berlin. The...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Report: Next Intel reference mobo to have USB 3.0
— 9:22 AM on September 7, 2010

Recent stories have suggested that Intel might not release a chipset with built-in USB 3.0 support until 2012. That may be so, but according...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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GeForce GT 420 sneaks onto Nvidia.com, gets chased out
— 9:05 AM on September 7, 2010

As I commented last week  when Nvidia's new mobile GPUs came out, low-end GeForce 400-series desktop cards can't be too far off. Not only...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Salami Day Shortbread
— 2:20 AM on September 7, 2010

Eight is Enough Fudzilla: AMD's decision to kill ATI was a bad idea DigiTimes: Intel to announce addition of USB 3.0 into...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Labor Day Shortbread
— 3:31 AM on September 6, 2010

Eight is Enough VR-Zone reports Nvidia GeForce GTX 460 prices cut and Nvidia GeForce GTS 450...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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National Cheese Pizza Day Shortbread
— 1:39 AM on September 5, 2010

Eight is Enough Techdirt reports huge push in Brazil to legalize file sharing VR-Zone shares rumor:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Newspaper Carrier Day Shortbread
— 6:10 PM on September 4, 2010

Eight is Enough Evolving the AMD brand portfolio (on dropping the ATI brand name) [H]ard|OCP reports BFG Tech goes the way of...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Apple TV goes from hobby to huh
— 4:51 PM on September 3, 2010

So. Apple held its annual Jack Johnson Coldplay-focused brouhaha at Moscone West (I assume) the other day and announced a completely revamped line of iPods....

Type: Blog post Tags: Mac

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Chrome 6.0 arrives in completed form
— 4:24 PM on September 3, 2010

Google announced yesterday that its latest Chrome release, version 6.0, is now available. Hard to believe only two years have passed since Google

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Deal of the week: a cheap GTX 460, $550 Nehalem ultraportable, and more
— 4:03 PM on September 3, 2010

We've got a trio of deals for you this week. First, while scouting for parts for the next edition of our TR system guide, we...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Memory Mobile computing

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Gearbox, 2K Games will release Duke Nukem Forever
— 12:34 PM on September 3, 2010

Those recent rumors about Gearbox taking over Duke Nukem Forever development were true. According to Shacknews, 2K Games has officially revealed that the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AMD to take stand against laptop stickers
— 9:26 AM on September 3, 2010

If you've read our reviews, chances are you've seen us complain about laptop stickers—or praise certain PC vendors for using fewer than their counterparts. The...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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