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LSI buys SandForce for $322 million
— 4:58 PM on October 26, 2011

Yet another SSD controller maker has been assimilated. After OCZ snapped up Indilinx earlier this year, LSI has announced an agreement to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Report: HP cooking up ARM-based servers
— 4:33 PM on October 26, 2011

ARM is a serious threat to Intel in the mobile space—no doubt about that—but it's also starting to nip at Intel's heels in the server...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Servers

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New Samsung SSDs hit Newegg, bring Batman sidekick
— 12:08 PM on October 26, 2011

Remember that PM830 solid-state drive Samsung introduced in August? We're still waiting for our sample of the successor to the 470 Series...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Etc.
— 11:37 AM on October 26, 2011

So, Battlefield 3 is pretty amazing, no? I'd say it pretty much ends any shot Rage had at holding the title of "best-looking PC...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Asus previews X79 motherboards
— 11:11 AM on October 26, 2011

Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge-E processor isn't out yet, but motherboard makers are already jockeying for position. A batch of X79 motherboards designed for the...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Amazon increases Kindle Fire production ahead of release
— 9:38 AM on October 26, 2011

The Kindle Fire is clearly already a hot item—being the cheapest tablet from a major vendor by far at $199 probably has something to do...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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AMD funds effort to bring Android apps to Windows
— 6:00 AM on October 26, 2011

Looks like AMD would like us PC users to enjoy some Android goodness. At least, the company's latest investment strongly suggests so. AMD says it...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Operating systems

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on October 26, 2011

Eight is Enough Harvard Business Review: Steve Jobs solved The Innovator's Dilemma ABI: Tablet shipments exploded in Q2 to surpass netbooks for...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim requirements revealed
— 3:53 PM on October 25, 2011

On the heels of Batman: Arkham City developers Rocksteady Studios, Bethesda has revealed the minimum and recommend PC requirements for its next game. Shacknews...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Battlefield rendering architect talks PC graphics
— 12:10 PM on October 25, 2011

Battlefield 3 is out today, and although I haven't had a chance to load it up just yet, everything I've seen about the game suggests...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Leaked slide spills more Trinity details
— 10:44 AM on October 25, 2011

The Turks over at Donanim Haber have come upon yet another official-looking AMD slide detailing one of its future products. This time, that...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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New, improved GTX 560 Ti said to be on the way
— 9:45 AM on October 25, 2011

We're all looking to the horizon and awaiting the first 28-nm GPUs, but Nvidia might not be finished with its 40-nm offerings quite yet. According...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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HP said to be testing Windows 8 on the TouchPad
— 6:00 AM on October 25, 2011

HP seems eager to part with its webOS business, and the TouchPad apparently left store shelves for good after this summer's fire sale. However, the...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on October 25, 2011

Eight is Enough Engadget: Netflix U.S. subscriber count drops by 800K in Q3, 21.45 million still streaming AllThingsD reports Obama starts a...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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28-nm volume production begins at TSMC
— 5:12 PM on October 24, 2011

Well, I suppose it's only a matter of time now before the first 28-nm GPUs head into stores. TSMC has announced that volume production of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Newell talks Steam sales, pricing experiments
— 2:41 PM on October 24, 2011

GeekWire has published an interesting interview with Valve co-founder Gabe Newell. The discussion centers on Steam, and specifically, the experiments Valve has conducted...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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WHQL-certified 285.62 GeForce drivers primed for BF3
— 10:40 AM on October 24, 2011

Battlefield 3 is almost upon us, and PC gamers everywhere are priming their systems for its release. GeForce owners will want to grab the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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New Core i7-2700K crowns Sandy Bridge lineup
— 9:24 AM on October 24, 2011

Intel quietly updated its price list yesterday, adding a new top-of-the-line offering to its Sandy Bridge family and trimming the prices of three low-cost...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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