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Steve Jobs dies
— 7:12 PM on October 5, 2011

Apple founder and former CEO Steve Jobs has died. A tribute page on the Apple website delivers the news, along with a brief note:

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Nvidia suggests settings for higher-res Rage textures
— 5:15 PM on October 5, 2011

The PC version of id Software's Rage is making headlines lately, but perhaps not for the right reasons. Earlier today, Nvidia put up a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Report: 2560x1440 display coming to ultrabooks
— 10:51 AM on October 5, 2011

We've long complained about the lack of high-density displays in modern laptops. Just about everything from 11.6" ultraportables to 15" desktop replacements seems to be...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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Epic ports Unreal Engine 3... to Flash
— 9:30 AM on October 5, 2011

Unreal Engine 3 has definitely shown up in some unexpected places—most notably Apple's iOS devices, in the form of Infinity Blade (and the upcoming Infinity...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Internet Software

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Radeon users get Rage graphics driver—for real this time
— 5:14 PM on October 4, 2011

Yeah, so, turns out the Rage driver AMD released yesterday wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The driver somehow made it online with...

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Official datasheet fills in 32-nm Atom details
— 12:02 PM on October 4, 2011

Last week, the desktop variants of Intel's new Cedarview Atom processor popped up online. Now, we have details on versions of those CPUs...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Asus confirms Transformer 2 will cost $499
— 10:55 AM on October 4, 2011

Asus' Eee Pad Transformer is rather unique in the world of tablets, not only because it docks into a keyboard with a built-in battery and...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Rage PC has some rough edges
— 10:02 AM on October 4, 2011

After four years in development, with pre-release drivers officially supporting the game, you'd expect Rage to be relatively free of bugs and kinks. Well, sadly,...

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UPDATED: AMD rolls out Rage graphics driver update
— 6:00 AM on October 4, 2011

id Software's hotly anticipated shooter Rage is out today. If you pre-loaded it on Steam, you might have snuck in a little bit of playtime...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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IHS iSuppli: Kindle Fire is worth $191.65 in parts
— 4:34 PM on October 3, 2011

Surely, at $199, the upcoming Kindle Fire can't be much of a cash cow for Amazon. Or can it? IHS iSuppli has put together an...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Dell ultrabook may launch in January
— 6:00 AM on October 3, 2011

Ultrabooks are undoubtedly the next big thing in the laptop world, and all the major PC makers seem to be falling in line. Dell, too,...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Amazon tipped to buy remnants of Palm from HP
— 12:12 PM on September 30, 2011

HP is clearly overcome with buyer's remorse over its acquisition of Palm, and the future of the former mobile company and its webOS software...

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Report: 10.1'' Amazon tablet coming before year's end
— 6:00 AM on September 30, 2011

With a $199 price tag and a 7" display, Amazon's freshly announced Kindle Fire couldn't be more different than the iPad. Amazon may not have...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Release roundup: Cases, power, cooling, and all-in-one PCs
— 5:19 PM on September 29, 2011

This week's release roundup is a doozy. We've got news from Asus, Be quiet!, Cooler Master, NZXT, and Thermaltake. Asus unveils...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Power Cooling Systems

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Catalyst 11.9 graphics drivers pop up
— 11:36 AM on September 29, 2011

Radeon owners have been treated to a double whammy of driver updates this month—first with the Catalyst 11.10 preview driver for Battlefield 3, and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD warns on third-quarter results
— 6:00 AM on September 29, 2011

Late yesterday, AMD warned investors that its results for this year's third quarter will be lower than expected. The company previously said revenue would...

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Ex-AMD exec Bergman joins Synaptics as CEO, President
— 4:43 PM on September 28, 2011

Last week, long-time ATI and AMD executive Rick Bergman, who rose to Senior VP and GM of AMD's Graphics Product Group, abruptly resigned his...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Input devices

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32-nm Cedarview Atoms pop up online
— 11:13 AM on September 28, 2011

Intel has quietly added a pair of next-generation Atom processors to Ark, its online archive of product specifications. The chips are part of...

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