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Release roundup: Cases and workstation laptops
— 4:33 PM on January 20, 2011

Now that the swirl of CES craziness has died down, we're going back to our regularly scheduled release roundups. Our inbox has collected announcements from...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Mobile computing Workstations

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Western Digital's Scorpio Black 750GB notebook hard drive
— 3:16 PM on January 20, 2011

When we rounded up 7,200-RPM notebook drives last month, Western Digital's Scorpio Black 500GB was our clear favorite. Today, we explore whether a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Still bullish on netbooks, Asus expanding Eee PC lineup
— 12:16 PM on January 20, 2011

Everyone seems to be predicting the death of netbooks at the hands of tablets. Not Asus. DigiTimes reports that the Eee PC...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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WD outships Seagate as hard drive prices remain low
— 9:22 AM on January 20, 2011

The numbers are in, and according to PC Magazine, Western Digital shipped more hard drives than its rival Seagate in the fourth quarter of...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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New SAS models added to WD's enterprise lineup
— 11:23 AM on January 18, 2011

Western Digital has expanded its line of enterprise-class Serial Attached SCSI hard drives. The 2.5" S25, better known to enthusiasts as a sled-less...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Report: Acer plans Sandy Bridge-powered Android slates
— 9:40 AM on January 18, 2011

And now for something completely out of left field. According to IDG News, Acer is planning two or three new slates that will feature...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Evidence points to high-density display on the iPad 2
— 10:49 AM on January 17, 2011

As unlikely as it sounds for Apple to start piling on pixels in a 9.7" slate, MacRumors has uncovered evidence that the second-generation iPad...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac Personal tech

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WebOS will power netbooks, HP documents suggest
— 6:00 AM on January 17, 2011

HP's webOS slates were conspicuously absent at this year's CES, but we already know they're coming. HP all but announced them last year, after...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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A quick look at chipset PCI Express performance
— 10:23 AM on January 14, 2011

Finally, Intel has a mid-range chipset with proper PCIe 2.0 lanes. We test the P67's PCIe implementation to see how it stacks up.

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Nvidia bumps clock speeds with GeForce 500M series
— 12:02 PM on January 13, 2011

The release of Nvidia's GeForce 500M-series notebook GPUs seemed to slip under the radar somewhat at CES last week, and with good reason—by Nvidia's own...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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OCZ drops out of memory business to focus on SSDs
— 12:00 PM on January 12, 2011

So, that's why OCZ didn't have much in the way of new memory modules on display at CES this year. According to PC Perspective,...

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Memory Servers Workstations

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Slick Sandy Bridge-powered ThinkPads are on the way
— 6:00 AM on January 12, 2011

We already swooned over Lenovo's Brazos-powered ThinkPad X120e, but that wasn't the only exciting new laptop in the company's CES showcase. Lenovo was also...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Hands on with Asus' Eee slates and tablets
— 2:09 PM on January 11, 2011

We've already reported the announcement of four upcoming tablet PCs of various types from Asus at CES, but later in the show, we managed...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Next-gen SandForce SSD controller shown in OCZ Vertex 3
— 11:19 AM on January 11, 2011

Just a few years ago, OCZ's CES showcase was dominated by memory modules. Row upon row of DIMMs were on display, each with a...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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MSI offers sneak peek at Bulldozer 'Big Bang' mobo
— 11:00 AM on January 11, 2011

AMD may not have have much of a response to Sandy Bridge right now, but the situation will change later this year. The presence of...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Motherboard makers flaunt their Brazos goodies
— 9:36 AM on January 11, 2011

In addition to Brazos-based notebooks, this year's CES exhibits included a number of small-form-factor Brazos motherboards—most of them ripe for use in home-theater PCs and...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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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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Brazos ultraportables come out swinging
— 4:56 PM on January 10, 2011

The launch of Intel's Sandy Bridge processors last week was a tough act to follow. Nevertheless, AMD managed to draw crowds at CES with its...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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