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Cheap drugs from Canada bode well
— 11:23 AM on February 10, 2012

Well well... look at what we have here: cheap drugs from Canada. They're free drugs, actually, sent to reviewers by AMD's GPU team up in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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CPU makes good prefetcher for GPGPU computing
— 11:16 AM on February 10, 2012

With a little help from AMD, researchers at North Carolina State University have been able to increase the performance of general-purpose GPU computing by an...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Updated: Nvidia settles with Rambus, signs license agreement
— 6:00 AM on February 9, 2012

Well, Rambus has wrapped up another round of litigation. This time, Nvidia has agreed to sign a patent license agreement with the patent troll technology...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Etc.
— 12:29 PM on February 8, 2012

Howdy, all. I was out traveling all of last week, first visiting Intel up in Oregon and then down to Santa Clara for AMD's...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics The Tech Report

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AMD loses another top executive
— 4:59 PM on February 7, 2012

These are volatile times at AMD. The chipmaker has lost yet another top executive: Emilio Ghilardi, former Senior VP and Chief Sales Officer, whose...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Deal of the week: SSDs, graphics, and displays
— 5:31 PM on February 3, 2012

If you checked our latest review, then you'll know why we're featuring Samsung's 830 Series solid-state drives in our deal post. Newegg offers 64GB,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Displays

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Release roundup: Gaming gear and a monster laptop
— 5:52 PM on February 2, 2012

With Chinese New Year celebrations at an end, hardware makers in the Far East have started announcing fresh products again. This week, our inbox collected...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Input devices Mobile computing

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Radeon HD 7950 easy to find, but not at $449
— 10:59 AM on February 1, 2012

A day after its launch, how easy is AMD's new Radeon HD 7950 to find across U.S. and Canadian e-tailers? Surprisingly easy, going by...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Leaked roadmap hints at next Radeon HD 7000 releases
— 9:41 AM on January 31, 2012

AMD now has two Radeon HD 7000-series graphics cards under its belt: the Radeon HD 7970 and, as of this morning, the Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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GPU dropped in new Sandy bridge CPUs
— 10:31 AM on January 30, 2012

Remember those IGP-less Core i5 CPUs we mentioned last month? They've now appeared on Intel's official price list (PDF). The chips...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Deal of the week: A boatload of fresh hardware and games
— 5:47 PM on January 27, 2012

After the post-holiday lull, hardware deals seem to be increasing in frequency again. We've gathered a nice number of them this week. For starters, Newegg has...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Power Storage Gaming

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IBM researchers create 9-nm nanotube transistors
— 11:48 AM on January 27, 2012

Carbon nanotubes are pretty awesome. In addition to possessing attractive mechanical properties, they're also pretty good at carrying electrons. Researchers have already figured...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Radeon HD 7970 is widely available, slightly marked up
— 1:41 PM on January 26, 2012

A little over a month after its launch, AMD's Radeon HD 7970 graphics card appears to be easy to come by in both the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia warns on latest quarterly earnings
— 9:47 AM on January 26, 2012

Most tech companies are disclosing their earnings for holiday quarter, and Nvidia will do so soon—its announcement is scheduled for February 15. In the meantime,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Poll: How will Kepler fare against the Radeon HD 7970?
— 4:05 PM on January 25, 2012

If you've been paying attention to the GPU scene, you'll know that AMD's next-generation graphics architecture has already arrived in the Radeon HD 7970....

Poll Question: • Kepler's gaming performance will be:

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Catalyst 12.1, 12.2 preview drivers arrive
— 3:40 PM on January 25, 2012

Once again, AMD has laid out a smorgasbord of driver releases for Radeon owners to browse this month. You've got your main course—the new

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD posts net loss for the holiday quarter
— 9:44 AM on January 25, 2012

Compared to Apple's whopper of a news release, AMD's quarterly results announcement is a bit of a downer. After the bell yesterday, the chipmaker

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Rumor: 'Xbox 720' to have Radeon HD 6670-class GPU
— 6:00 AM on January 25, 2012

Either we're looking at an inaccurate rumor here, or the next-generation Xbox won't be the graphics powerhouse some of us expected. The folks at IGN...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Game consoles

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