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Microsoft details Windows on ARM in new blog post
— 4:10 PM on February 9, 2012

Windows head honcho Steven Sinofsky has posted a whopper of a blog post about Windows on ARM. The 8,600-word piece starts off with a...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows Personal tech

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New Ultrastar SSD sports 25-nm SLC NAND
— 11:21 AM on February 9, 2012

Consumer-grade SSDs started making the transition to 25-nm NAND early last year. We saw enterprise-oriented drives based on MLC flash make the jump, as...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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WSJ: Google to offer Dropbox-like 'Drive' service
— 9:35 AM on February 9, 2012

Watch out, Dropbox. You're about to get some competition from Google. At least, that's what the Wall Street Journal says, quoting "people familiar with the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Thursday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on February 9, 2012

Eight is Enough NC State: Engineers boost computer processor performance by over 20% Windows 8 on ARM: The desktop is still there...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Windows 8 Consumer Preview due February 29
— 2:59 PM on February 8, 2012

Three weeks to go until you can get your hands on the Windows 8 Consumer Preview. As CNet News reports, Microsoft has revealed the...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Report: Media Center to have limited role in Windows 8
— 1:23 PM on February 8, 2012

Microsoft has outlined a number of the big changes coming in Windows 8, including the addition of a touch-friendly Metro UI. Metro's big fonts...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems

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Researchers use laser to speed HDD write speeds
— 11:17 AM on February 8, 2012

SSDs have been the talk of the storage industry for some time. What are mechanical hard drives to do to get back in the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Google serves up Chrome for Android 4.0
— 6:00 AM on February 8, 2012

Wait, doesn't Google already make the default web browser for Android? That's what I thought when I came across this bit of news yesterday. As...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software Personal tech

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on February 8, 2012

Eight is Enough DigiTimes: Vendors dropping ultrabook prices in preparation of second-generation models and SanDisk cuts retail product prices X-bit labs: Death of...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Flash Player for Firefox to get its own sandbox
— 9:45 AM on February 7, 2012

Looks like Adobe is hard at work trying to keep Flash secure. After successfully teaming up with Google to integrate a sandboxed Flash Player...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on February 7, 2012

The Pick 6 AMD: We need third party IP to differentiate - X-bit labs Fudzilla: AMD explains the demise of Deccan and AMD...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Crytek inspires streaming social gaming service
— 1:38 PM on February 6, 2012

Is there enough social networking in your life? If not, you might be interested in a new venture concocted in collaboration with Crytek CEO...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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20-nm Intel NAND set to make SSD debut this year
— 11:49 AM on February 6, 2012

While being briefed on Intel's latest 520 Series SSD, we got an update on how the company's next-generation flash technology is coming along. Intel...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Leaked Windows 8 shots show missing Start orb
— 9:39 AM on February 6, 2012

Microsoft seems to be erasing all traces of the Start menu we all know and love, at least in Windows 8's default configuration. Last year's...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Monday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on February 6, 2012

Eight is Enough AppleInsider: Apple CEO hints at no ARM-based MacBook Air as iPad to "soon satisfy" that niche 9to5Mac: Google poaches Apple's...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Super Bowl Sunday Shortbread
— 7:33 AM on February 5, 2012

7 Up AnandTech: Understanding AMD's roadmap & new direction AMD: The flexibility is in the fabric - AnandTech AnandTech on AMD's tablet...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Saturday Shortbread
— 10:25 AM on February 4, 2012

7 Up AnandTech: AMD's Rory Read outlines AMD's future strategy VR-Zone: Motherboard prices expected to increase 10% by next quarter and Kingston

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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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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