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Release roundup: Cases, memory, and power
— 6:05 PM on April 26, 2012

This week in our rundown of miscellaneous release announcements, we're looking at new gear from Cooler Master, G.Skill, and Rosewill: Cooler...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Power Memory

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PowerColor Radeon HD 7870 ripples with six display outputs
— 11:26 AM on April 26, 2012

With the GeForce GTX 680, Nvidia can finally drive a three-screen surround gaming setup with a single graphics card. However, Nvidia's surround implementation falls...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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12.4 Catalysts tweak texture filtering
— 2:22 PM on April 25, 2012

Looks like AMD has finally eased up on pre-release drivers. This month's Catalyst 12.4 update has arrived alone, without any accompanying "preview" drivers to complicate...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Thermaltake covers high-end CPU cooler with 10-year warranty
— 12:09 PM on April 25, 2012

A decade is an eternity in the PC industry. Ten years ago, the Pentium 4 was trading blows with the Athlon XP, hard drives...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling

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Adobe CS6 supports OpenCL acceleration
— 12:23 PM on April 24, 2012

Applications that support OpenCL are still relatively rare. The API is designed to allow software to tap graphics horsepower for general-purpose computing tasks. ...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Software

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AMD unleashes higher-end, 28-nm Radeon HD 7000M GPUs
— 7:01 AM on April 24, 2012

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away—last December, actually—AMD introduced the first members of its next-generation mobile GPU series: the Radeon HD...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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Nvidia reveals when 'it' is coming
— 4:31 PM on April 23, 2012

You might have seen Nvidia's latest launch teaser in the news last week: a single image, almost pitch black, of a GPU cooler with...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Deal of the week: SSDs and next-gen Radeons
— 4:51 PM on April 20, 2012

AMD made some cuts to Radeon HD 7000-series prices earlier this week. The cuts have since propagated to e-tail listings, and the pickings are plentiful. The...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage

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Gainward puts 4GB of RAM on a GeForce GTX 680
— 11:02 AM on April 20, 2012

Graphics card makers have a history of putting entirely too much memory on low-end cards. Extra video RAM can come in handy when rendering...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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''It's coming,'' says Nvidia
— 6:00 AM on April 19, 2012

Oh my; it appears some new graphics hardware is on the way from Nvidia. Who would have thought? Okay, so it's no secret that Nvidia is...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD cuts 7900-series prices, throws in free games
— 7:01 AM on April 16, 2012

And so the 28-nm price war begins. AMD has let us know that, starting today, you should be able to find Radeon HD 7970 and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Deal of the week: SSDs, RAM, and other three-letter acronyms
— 5:01 PM on April 13, 2012

This week's deal post is all about three-letter acronyms and initialisms. Let's start with SSDs: Newegg is running one of its Shell Shocker promotions on...

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Memory Gaming

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Intel recommends standardization for ultrabook batteries
— 2:19 PM on April 13, 2012

At the Intel Developer Forum in Beijing, China, Intel is advocating a standardized battery design for ultrabooks. Although the firm concedes that high-end ultrabook...

Type: News story Tags: Power Mobile computing

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Intel introduces 910 Series PCIe SSD
— 2:01 AM on April 12, 2012

Intel is no stranger to the world of enterprise-grade SSDs. Its first offering for that market, the X25-E, was released way back in the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Nvidia posts GeForce 301.24 beta drivers
— 4:12 PM on April 9, 2012

GeForce owners, there's a fresh batch of drivers waiting for you—beta ones, version number 301.24. According to Nvidia's Andrew Burnes, these are an "essential...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Knights Corner supercomputer on track for 2013
— 11:32 AM on April 9, 2012

Remember Larrabee? Intel's ill-fated desktop GPU has been reborn as Knights Corner, a high-performance computing chip targeted at servers and supercomputers. It's being...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Servers Workstations

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Deal of the week: Newegg cracks for Easter
— 4:52 PM on April 6, 2012

We'll keep it simple this week: go here to visit Newegg's weekend DIY PC sale page, which offers promo codes for discounts of 10-15%...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Power Storage Software

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Etc.
— 10:40 AM on April 6, 2012

Morning, folks. Good Friday is an official holiday here at TR, so we won't be publishing on a full schedule today. That's probably...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics The Tech Report

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