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Malware could have contributed to plane crash
— 2:50 PM on August 24, 2010

Malware can hijack your browser settings, slow your entire system, and delete the vast collection of Justin Bieber ringtones that took you months to collect. All...

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Friday night topic: Guns!
— 5:30 PM on August 20, 2010

Last week's discussion of random interests led one commenter to observe that PC enthusiasts seem to share certain interests outside of the tech realm,...

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Etc.
— 1:19 PM on August 17, 2010

Have an interesting system on the test bench here in Damage Labs. Memory count at boot time takes a while,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Miscellaneous

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Friday night topic: Random interests
— 5:26 PM on August 13, 2010

TR is my job, but tinkering with computers is also my hobby. I spend a lotta hours, all told, on tech-related things. I'm...

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Do technology products need to last beyond obsolescence?
— 4:00 PM on August 11, 2010

Tested is running an interesting article on the longevity—or lack thereof—of modern technology products. They don't build 'em like they used to, or...

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Friday night topic: The great supplement scam?
— 5:00 PM on August 6, 2010

This topic comes from TR comments regular Meadows, who writes: I can't seem to recall, but has "dietary supplements" ever been a topic? Just thought of...

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Saturday science subject: Healthy stress
— 12:28 PM on July 24, 2010

Nobody likes being stressed out, but could small amounts of stress actually be good for us? As Nature reports, new research suggests mice placed in...

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Friday night topic: Your best day ever
— 5:49 PM on July 23, 2010

A few weeks ago, our Friday night topic tackled your worst day ever. Depressing, huh? This week, we're taking a look at...

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Friday night topic: The rise of mixed martial arts
— 4:00 PM on July 16, 2010

The popularity of mixed martial arts has mushroomed over the past few years thanks in large part to the success of the UFC. MMA,...

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Alleged Russian spies suffered from dreadful IT support
— 1:16 PM on July 6, 2010

By now, you've probably heard about those 11 alleged Russian spies who were attempting to gather intelligence and penetrate "policy making circles" in the...

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Etc.
— 9:32 AM on July 6, 2010

I hope you had a good weekend. Here are some events witnessed during the course of the Fourth this year...

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Friday night topic: Your worst day ever
— 4:45 PM on July 2, 2010

I've been brutally unproductive today for various reasons, and it feels like everything is crashing down around me. As I sit and type, I...

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Launch roundup: multitouch gaming, killer DIMMs, and more
— 10:12 AM on July 2, 2010

Another week, another roundup of product launches. This time, we have news from Corsair, iBuypower, and NZXT. MAGIC ships with...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Memory Input devices

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Etc.
— 9:20 AM on July 2, 2010

Our preparations are nearly complete...

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Portege R700 sampled briefly
— 10:50 AM on June 30, 2010

Though he might not publicly admit it, I think I could detect some jealousy in Scott's voice when I called to say I was hanging...

Type: Blog post Tags: Systems Miscellaneous Mobile computing

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Best Buy would rather not show you that laptop, thanks
— 4:02 PM on June 28, 2010

The Toshiba Portégé R700, with which I'm rather taken, was due to make its way into Best Buy stores today, and I had hotly...

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Friday night topic: Blowing stuff up
— 5:01 PM on June 25, 2010

The Fourth of July weekend is almost upon us, and that means it's time to begin considering your fireworks purchases, if you are, like me,...

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Apple requires location tracking for iTunes purchases
— 4:01 PM on June 23, 2010

Apple has published a controversial new privacy policy that reserves the right to collect precise location data from every iPad, iPhone, and Mac. ...

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