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Liquid nitrogen flows at MSI's CES overclocking event
— 11:41 PM on January 10, 2011

Speed was the name of the game last week at MSI's Master Overclocking Arena 2011: Americas Final. The event was hosted at the Pole Position...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Intel and Nvidia hug it out, announce new cross-licensing deal
— 4:33 PM on January 10, 2011

After firing lawsuits back and forth, Intel and Nvidia appear to have buried the hatchet. The two have put an end to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Chipsets

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AMD board ousts Dirk Meyer, will seek new CEO
— 4:14 PM on January 10, 2011

The press release says much of what you'll want to know: SUNNYVALE, Calif. — Jan. 10, 2011 — AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its Board...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Lucid software lets QuickSync video mix with discrete GPU
— 2:54 PM on January 10, 2011

Several of the decisions Intel made when putting together the platform for its Sandy Bridge processors have combined to result in a bizarre and frustrating...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Xonar DG sound card squeezed into USB thumb drive
— 11:04 AM on January 10, 2011

We're big fans of Asus' Xonar sound cards. Numerous models have passed through our labs over the last few years, and most have won...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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Corsair intros new cases, dips into speakers
— 8:27 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — On the eve of the official opening of the Consumer Electronics Show, Corsair previewed a number of products due to arrive in the...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Storage

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Nvidia unveils 'Project Denver': an ARM-compatible CPU for desktops and servers
— 3:26 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — Rumors have been swirling around the possibility of Nvidia developing its own x86-compatible microprocessor for some time now, given the moves by Intel...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Zacate and Ontario officially launch, are ''now available''
— 11:31 AM on January 4, 2011

Radeon HD 6000M-series GPUs weren't the only new AMD products released today. Late last night, AMD officially introduced its Zacate and Ontario accelerated processing...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Sandy Bridge means new mobile goodness, too
— 2:38 AM on January 3, 2011

Although Intel's last-minute decision to pull the Sandy Bridge launch forward forced us to concentrate on desktop versions, the company has also announced a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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AMD could grow market share in 2011
— 10:24 AM on December 22, 2010

2011 promises to be an unusually exciting year for the CPU industry. It will see the arrival of three brand-new architectures—Sandy Bridge on the Intel...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Report: An ARM version of Windows is in the works
— 6:00 AM on December 22, 2010

Right now, Microsoft is making no excuses about shoving Windows 7 into the tablet market. In a couple of years, though, we may see a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Operating systems Windows

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XBMC hits version 10.0
— 10:50 AM on December 20, 2010

Putting together a home-theater PC and don't have a spare Windows license kicking around? Looking for a slick 10-foot UI to run on top...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Operating systems

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Malaysians celebrate Christmas early with Sandy Bridge gear
— 10:14 AM on December 20, 2010

Still-unreleased (and sometimes unannounced) hardware showing up in Asian stores a little ahead of schedule isn't a new phenomenon, but it's always fun to witness....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Deal of the week: Pre-Christmas bonanza
— 6:09 PM on December 17, 2010

Don't tell anyone, but I'm getting the feeling that online retailers are trying to woo late Christmas shoppers. At least, the ongoing pre-Christmas sales at...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Storage

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Amazon MP3 sales up, Apple still rules market
— 12:41 PM on December 17, 2010

More than a few of you will probably get iTunes gift cards in your stockings this year. And why not? With a whopping...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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Several Zacate motherboards coming in January
— 12:38 PM on December 16, 2010

In the market for a motherboard based on AMD's new Fusion APUs? According to The Inquirer, you should have plenty of choices come...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Quad cores will come first for Sandy Bridge laptops
— 6:00 AM on December 16, 2010

If you've been paying attention over the past year or so, you might remember that Intel released quad-core Nehalem-derived mobile CPUs before their dual-core...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Deal of the week: Discounted CPUs and storage
— 6:10 PM on December 10, 2010

The arrival of new AMD CPUs earlier this week has caused prices to fall on the old models, providing us with attractive fodder for...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage

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