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GlobalFoundries tapes out 20-nm ARM test chip
— 5:07 PM on December 14, 2011

When it's not busy cranking AMD processor silicon out of its fabs, GlobalFoundries is getting busy with its other customers and partners—and that includes ARM....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Personal tech

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AMD CEO plays down hard-drive shortage concerns
— 3:35 PM on December 14, 2011

The recent shortages in the hard-drive market have led Intel to revise its guidance, and analysts expect AMD and Nvidia to follow suit...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Alan Wake dribbles onto Steam in 2012
— 11:50 AM on December 14, 2011

Some 20 months after releasing Alan Wake on the Xbox 360, developer Remedy Entertainment has confirmed the game is heading to the PC. While...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Indilinx-based Petrol SSD joins OCZ's lineup
— 10:58 AM on December 14, 2011

OCZ has added another Indilinx-based SSD to its stable. The Petrol is a budget offering that uses the same Everest controller as OCZ's recently released

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Rumor mill hints at MacBook Pro with high-DPI panel
— 9:37 AM on December 14, 2011

We've already heard reports that both Apple and Samsung will unleash tablets with high-DPI displays next year. According to a story posted by DigiTimes...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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Toshiba ultraportable slips to $700
— 6:00 AM on December 14, 2011

Well, I guess we won't have to wait until next year for $700 ultrabooks. Remember that Toshiba system we wrote about a month ago?...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on December 14, 2011

Eight is Enough Fudzilla reports Nigel Dessau is out of AMD and AMD new official roadmap on February 2nd AppleInsider: PC makers...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Catalyst 11.12, Catalyst 12.1 preview drivers go live
— 2:03 PM on December 13, 2011

AMD has been releasing new graphics drivers at a frantic pace lately, and it shows no signs of stopping. Today, the firm has served up...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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More Mountain Dew on tap in DiRT Showdown
— 12:05 PM on December 13, 2011

I had a lot of fun with DiRT 3, the latest chapter in the franchise that took over from Colin McRae Rally a few...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Etc.
— 11:42 AM on December 13, 2011

Howdy, all. I've spent the last little while doing a lot of different things—testing, lots of spreadsheet work, traveling to a press event, some photography and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Ivy Bridge chipset specs come into focus
— 11:01 AM on December 13, 2011

Everyone is excited about Intel's upcoming Ivy Bridge CPUs. There's good reason, especially since the next-gen processors will be able to slip into some...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

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Hard-drive shortages may hurt AMD, Nvidia, too
— 9:29 AM on December 13, 2011

Yesterday, Intel revised its guidance for the ongoing quarter, saying revenue would be below expectations because of the hard-drive shortages plaguing the industry. What...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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S.T.A.L.K.E.R. developer's future hangs in the balance
— 6:00 AM on December 13, 2011

Well, so much for S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. The game was originally scheduled for a 2012 release, but according to Eurogamer, it may have been canned—and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on December 13, 2011

7 Up The NY Times: Judge grants delay in challenge to AT&T merger TorrentFreak: I know what you have downloaded on BitTorrent... VR-Zone:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Windows 8 app store to allow open-source software
— 2:46 PM on December 12, 2011

Apple's walled garden approach to software distribution looks set to become the norm rather than the exception, but it may not mean the marginalization of...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

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Modern Warfare 3 made $1 billion in 16 days
— 11:32 AM on December 12, 2011

Although Modern Warfare 3 has yet to register more than a blip in our poll on the best PC game of 2011, the market...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Hitachi enters 4TB club
— 10:57 AM on December 12, 2011

Add Hitachi to the list of hard drive makers offering 4TB drives. A few days after the Deskstar 5K4000 appeared in Japan's Akihabara district,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Intel: Hard-drive shortages will affect our revenue
— 9:21 AM on December 12, 2011

Even Intel, a company often unshaken by unfavorable market conditions, is being hit hard by the current hard-drive shortages. The chipmaker announced today that its...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage

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