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Bigfoot Killer Wireless-N cards land in Alienware laptops
— 11:59 AM on July 11, 2011

We don't hear Bigfoot's name all that often these days, but the company is still out there scoring juicy design wins with PC vendors. This...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Networking

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Apple's 2010 chip purchases outstripped rivals
— 1:03 PM on June 9, 2011

No doubt about it, Apple has undergone a spectacular transformation from underdog to industry top dog. Not only is it the second highest-valued company...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing Personal tech

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Steve Jobs dazzles developers with new OSes, iCloud
— 3:33 PM on June 6, 2011

Wow. I've been enjoying Apple keynotes for the better part of the last decade (hey, Steve Jobs is quite the showman), and today's Worldwide Developers...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Mac Personal tech

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Sapphire shows A75 mobo, passive Radeons
— 10:58 AM on June 4, 2011

Computex — While visiting Sapphire in Taipei this week, we got a quick look at new motherboards based on AMD's 990FX and upcoming A75 chipsets....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Systems

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Could Windows 8's new UI be a sign of things to come?
— 1:44 PM on June 3, 2011

If what Microsoft showed earlier this week is any indication, Windows 8 looks set to abandon age-old user interface paradigms and serve up a full-screen,...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows Mac

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Shuttle displays two new Mini-ITX barebones
— 5:10 PM on June 2, 2011

The folks at Shuttle have been keeping busy with their work on modular notebooks, but they're not neglecting their bread and butter: barebone PCs....

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Apple readies three major software unveilings
— 9:33 AM on May 31, 2011

Not one to have the spotlight taken away from it, Apple has announced that, on the Monday following Computex—that's June 6—it will unleash a barrage...

Type: News story Tags: Software Mac

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IHS iSuppli: iPad chipped away at PC shipments last quarter
— 3:30 PM on May 25, 2011

Seemingly countering the defiant optimism of folks like Intel CEO Paul Otellini, IHS iSuppli reports that PC shipments took a dive last quarter—a...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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MacBooks clinch top spots in Consumer Reports list
— 9:48 AM on May 25, 2011

Are Apple's MacBooks the best laptops on the market? That might be a somewhat subjective label, but at least according to Consumer Reports, Apple dominates...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

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HP opts for USB 3.0 over Thunderbolt in desktops
— 9:58 AM on May 17, 2011

Well, that's interesting. Last month, whispers from the rumor mill suggested that PC makers see Intel's Thunderbolt interface as a replacement for USB 3.0,...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Input devices

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Apple adds Sandy Bridge, Thunderbolt to new iMacs
— 11:36 AM on May 3, 2011

As expected, Apple has rolled out an iMac update that brings Intel's Sandy Bridge CPUs to the all-in-one desktop line. Quad-core processors have...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Rumor: Sandy Bridge iMacs due out this week
— 6:00 AM on May 2, 2011

Apple is on the verge of refreshing its iMac lineup with Sandy Bridge processors from Intel, according to AppleInsider. The site, which claims it...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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Release roundup: Pre-built PCs, SSDs, and extreme mobos
— 4:13 PM on April 28, 2011

This week in our roundup of miscellaneous product launches and announcements, we've got news from Asus, iBuypower, OCZ, and Origin PC.

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Systems Mobile computing

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Intel's Otellini shows optimism about the PC industry
— 11:28 AM on April 21, 2011

The way Paul Otellini sees things, analysts have got it wrong: the PC industry is booming... just maybe not necessarily in mature markets like North...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Systems

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Apple posts record quarterly revenue, profit
— 4:21 PM on April 20, 2011

I kind of wish Intel and Apple would cut it out... my fingers are getting tired of typing "billion" and "record quarter" over and over....

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

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Commodore 64 comeback priced, dated
— 11:27 AM on April 7, 2011

The Commodore 64 is set to make a comeback. Seriously. Engadget is reporting that Commodore USA has started taking pre-orders for a...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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TR's second hardware survey: the results are in
— 11:20 AM on March 24, 2011

Two weeks after the creation of our second hardware survey, it's time to crack open the ballot box and see what's inside. We've tallied...

Type: News story Tags: Systems The Tech Report

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Users complain of Sandy Bridge MacBook Pro freezes
— 9:24 AM on March 21, 2011

Shelling out extra cash for Apple gear often gets you better-built products, but it's no safeguard from ugly kinks. If you've checked Apple's support forums...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

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