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Riding DiRTy
— 12:30 AM on July 1, 2011

My love for driving games is well documented here at TR. Lately, I've been playing a rather good one: DiRT 3. This third...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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The TR Podcast 90: Retro gaming and future Fusion
— 11:05 PM on June 26, 2011

Join us for an episode that includes talk of video game soundtracks, 1997 mullets, lipstick on pigcops, and AMD's Llano APU.

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Lipstick on a pigcop: My take on Duke Nukem Forever
— 10:04 AM on June 23, 2011

I remember the first time I played Duke Nukem 3D. I was 11 and three quarters, and I had convinced my parents to hook us...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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TR's Summer 2011 system guide
— 5:15 PM on June 21, 2011

AMD's next wave of processors may be on the horizon, but some of us need to upgrade sooner rather than later. So, here's a

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems Workstations

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The TR Podcast 89: A case-load of Computex
— 11:18 PM on June 14, 2011

Join us for another episode of vocal tech reporting as we discuss the news from Computex, the latest from Microsoft and Apple, Nintendo's Wii U,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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A tour of Zotac's Dongguan factory
— 10:09 PM on June 14, 2011

Unlike some graphics card and motherboard makers, Zotac has its own production capacity. We tour the Zotac factory in Dongguan, China to see where...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Motherboards Systems

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The 10 commandments of PC games
— 11:05 PM on June 13, 2011

Picture this for a second: you just unpacked the latest PlayBox 720-X blockbuster game, Gran Gears of Duty Fantasy XVIII. It's a game so juicy...

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The making of Damagebox 2011
— 10:46 PM on June 5, 2011

I'll admit to being like the proverbial plumber with a leaky sink. When it comes to my own primary personal computer, I've been borderline neglectful...

Type: Feature article Tags: Cases Cooling Systems

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The TR Podcast 88: Exposing the midrange
— 2:00 PM on May 30, 2011

Join us for another episode of vocal tech reporting as we read listener mail, discuss Scott's new PC, pick apart Corsair's 650D enclosure, and...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Breeding addiction with the Frozen Synapse beta
— 11:05 PM on May 19, 2011

I've never quite understood the numeric rating schemes applied to things like video games. Distilling a wholly subjective experience down to a single digit...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Cheating on my CDs and DVDs with Steam
— 11:08 PM on May 15, 2011

I'm sorry, discs. It's not you, it's me. You've treated me well all these years, and perhaps we can still be friends, but...

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The TR Podcast 87: The Tri-fecta: 3D transistors, Z68, and Level 10 GT
— 6:01 PM on May 15, 2011

If you've been dying to get the scoop on Intel's Z68 Express, longing for a review of Thermaltake's Level 10 GT, and pining for an...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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A quick TR Podcast scheduling note
— 1:32 AM on May 6, 2011

It's been just over six months since I moved to this wild island city called New York. Since making this major geographical and vocational change,...

Type: Blog post Tags: Podcast

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Intel's Xeon X7560 and Dell's R810 server
— 10:41 AM on April 25, 2011

Intel's eight-core Nehalem-EX processor and Dell's R810 chassis combine to form a new class of 2P server, with huge memory capacity at a lower...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Systems Servers

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The TR Podcast 86: A portal to raw potatoes and hot graphics
— 12:19 AM on April 25, 2011

Join us for an episode that includes talk of Portal 2, id Software's Rage, Jordan's newly built gaming PC, a mid-range graphics showdown, and more.

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Portal 2: My take
— 9:04 AM on April 22, 2011

At this point, I think it's pretty clear that nobody makes games quite like Valve Software. Where many studios seem to be slaves to their...

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First impressions of Shift 2 Unleashed
— 8:14 PM on April 12, 2011

I have console envy. That's difficult to admit as a PC gamer. In my defense, this envy has nothing to do with hardware. ...

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The TR Podcast 85: French fries and system guides
— 9:50 PM on April 10, 2011

Join us for an episode that covers our latest TR system guide, two new Radeon GPUs, the iPad 2's competition, and much more.

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