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Inside the second: A new look at game benchmarking
— 6:08 PM on September 8, 2011

We set out to introduce some new game benchmarking methods, and those new tools promptly helped us uncover an intriguing problem: multi-GPU micro-stuttering.

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Graphics Gaming

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Crysis 2 tessellation: too much of a good thing?
— 2:07 PM on August 16, 2011

We discover the world's greatest virtual concrete slab.

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Gaming

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A month with Asus' Eee Pad Transformer
— 12:22 AM on July 22, 2011

Asus' Eee Pad Transformer may cost $100 less than the competition, but you wouldn't know it from using the thing. I've spent more...

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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WD's TV Live Hub media box
— 3:17 PM on December 9, 2010

WD's TV Live Hub media player has a terabyte of network-attached storage and works with just about any media file under the sun. We...

Type: Feature article Tags: Multimedia Storage Personal tech

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Inside Intel's Atom Z600 series
— 8:27 PM on May 5, 2010

The new Atom platform, code-named Moorestown, brings a PC-compatible system into a pocket-sized package with dramatically reduced power consumption.

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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A couple of months with SanDisk's Sansa Clip+ MP3 player
— 10:33 AM on December 11, 2009

SanDisk's Sansa Clip has been the best mini MP3 player for a couple of years. Now there's a new model: the Clip+. We spend...

Type: Feature article Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

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Swimming laps with Finis' SwiMP3 player
— 11:42 PM on August 30, 2009

Few things bore me more than staring at the bottom of a pool while swimming laps. Finis' SwiMP3 player promises to inject music into those...

Type: Feature article Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

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OCZ's Neural Impulse Actuator
— 11:05 AM on June 27, 2008

Like flying cars, thought-based control schemes have been a staple of sci-fi movies for decades. OCZ has embraced the concept with its Neural Impulse Actuator,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Miscellaneous Input devices Gaming Personal tech

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A look at VIA's next-gen Isaiah x86 CPU architecture
— 3:29 PM on January 24, 2008

A brand-new x86 processor microarchitecture doesn't come along every day, but today, we have just that. We visited the offices of Centaur Technology yesterday...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Valve's Source engine goes multi-core
— 12:00 AM on November 13, 2006

IF THE LAUNCH OF Intel's new quad-core Core 2 Extreme QX6700 processor has made...

Type: Feature article Tags: Gaming Software

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John Carmack's QuakeCon 2005 keynote
— 12:58 PM on August 15, 2005

JOHN CARMACK'S QUAKECON address has become something of an annual benchmark for the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Gaming

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EverLAN Summer 2004
— 12:00 AM on July 20, 2004

IF YOU'RE LIKE me, your idea of a LAN party probably involves five...

Type: Feature article Tags: Gaming

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Crytek weighs in on Shader Model 3.0
— 12:46 PM on July 5, 2004

AFTER WE PUBLISHED our article about the new Far Cry 1.2 patch...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Handspring's Visor Edge
— 12:00 AM on January 28, 2002

SINCE ITS INCEPTION, Handspring has pushed the Palm platform's hardware into new territory....

Type: Feature article Tags: Personal tech

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HandEra 330: Improving Palm's platform
— 12:58 AM on July 10, 2001

HANDERA IS NO STRANGER to Palm-based PDAs. Formerly known as TRG, the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Personal tech

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Sony's MZ-R70 Minidisc player
— 12:01 AM on April 30, 2001

Dissonance recently bought himself a Minidisc player, and boy, did he open up a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Personal tech

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Syncing your handheld: USB vs. serial
— 12:00 AM on March 20, 2001

So you're contemplating one of those newfangled PDA thingies to help get your life...

Type: Feature article Tags: Personal tech

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BFG vs. Ph.D
— 12:30 AM on April 27, 2000

All the talk lately about video games causing real-world violence has seriously miffed us here at TR, and Andy decided to do something about it....

Type: Feature article Tags: Gaming

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