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Microsoft previews Windows Phone 8
— 2:46 PM on June 20, 2012

On the heels of its Surface tablet announcement, Microsoft has previewed another major product due out later this year: Windows Phone 8. The guys at...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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Acer's new M5 ultrabooks start at $680
— 12:02 PM on June 20, 2012

Another day, another Ivy ultrabook announcement. This time, it's Acer, which has released details on the Aspire Timeline Ultra M5 notebook configurations that...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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SK Hynix to acquire SSD controller maker LAMD
— 10:57 AM on June 20, 2012

The storage market is no stranger to acquisitions. In the last year or so, Seagate bought Samsung's HDD business, Western Digital picked up Hitachi's...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Firefox premieres new UI look in nightly build
— 9:38 AM on June 20, 2012

When it comes to modern browser design, it seems, all roads lead to Chrome. Mozilla developer Jared Wein has posted an early build of...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Microsoft's ARM-powered Surface has Tegra inside
— 6:00 AM on June 20, 2012

We already know the x86 version of Microsoft's Surface tablet will pack an Intel Ivy Bridge processor. What about the ARM model? Microsoft stayed mum...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 4:18 AM on June 20, 2012

Eight is Enough Microsoft own-brand tablet PCs a ploy to drive Windows 8 adoption, says Acer founder DigiTimes: Microsoft to outsource Surface...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Trinity-toting HP Envy Sleekbook now available
— 5:17 PM on June 19, 2012

Now you can get a not-quite-an-ultrabook from HP, too. The company has started taking orders for the Envy Sleekbook 6, a thin-and-light machine with...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Intel Atom CPU anchors ultra-dense HP server
— 1:08 PM on June 19, 2012

A standard 4U rackmount enclosure measures 7" tall, 19" wide, and up to 24" deep. How many servers do you think you could cram...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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Liquid cooling chills supercomputer, warms surrounding buildings
— 11:46 AM on June 19, 2012

Thanks in part to the popularity of closed-loop water coolers, liquid cooling is becoming more and more prevalent in high-end desktop PCs. Servers are...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Servers

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7-inch Google tablet expected to launch next week
— 9:43 AM on June 19, 2012

This is shaping up to be a momentous month for tablets. In the wake of Microsoft's Surface tablet announcement, DigiTimes reports that Google

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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TR BBQ IX to impact on August 11
— 9:30 AM on June 19, 2012

Cancel your plans, raid the bank account, and saddle up the family truckster on the weekend of August 11th so you can attend the ninth...

Type: News story Tags: The Tech Report

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 2:54 AM on June 19, 2012

The Pick 6 WSJ: Oracle surprises market with earnings report BBC News: IBM supercomputer overtakes Fujitsu as world's fastest ETrade Supply: Samsung

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Microsoft unveils ARM-, Intel-powered tablets
— 8:49 PM on June 18, 2012

At a highly publicized media event in Los Angeles this afternoon, Microsoft took the wraps off not one, but two Windows 8 tablets. One...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Spec Ops: The Line demo released on Steam
— 11:56 AM on June 18, 2012

Back in the day, game demos were commonplace. Before a new title would come out, gamers would be able to download a playable demo...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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GeForce 304.48 beta drivers boost performance
— 11:49 AM on June 18, 2012

Folks with GeForce graphics cards get a treat today. Nvidia has posted a fresh batch of beta drivers, version 304.48, which usher in some performance...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Purportedly leaked Xbox 720 specs give us a headache
— 11:15 AM on June 18, 2012

The folks at PC Mag claim to have a leaked 56-page document that lays out in some detail Microsoft's plans for its next-gen game...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Game consoles

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Hybrid SSD design combines NAND, memristor-based ReRAM
— 11:14 AM on June 18, 2012

Hybrid storage solutions are nothing new, but they typically combine solid-state and mechanical storage. A team of Japanese researchers has now developed a hybrid...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Knight's Corner is now Xeon Phi
— 10:19 AM on June 18, 2012

The Intel project code-named Larrabee was intended to produce a discrete graphics processor to compete with chips from Nvidia and AMD. When that...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Servers

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