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Report: Hard drive makers slimming notebook models down to 5 mm
— 10:54 AM on August 14, 2012

Most notebook hard drives conform to the 2.5" form factor. The standard, which calls for platters 2.5" in diameter, comes in multiple thicknesses. ...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:41 AM on August 14, 2012

Eight is Enough Fudzilla: Qualcomm not buying AMD anytime soon and AMD fires China SVP, Taiwan VP and faster iteration of Core...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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ARM, GlobalFoundries join forces on 20 nm and FinFET devices
— 9:38 AM on August 13, 2012

Last month, ARM announced a partnership with TSMC involving sub-20-nm chips with FinFET, or non-planar, transistors. That results of that partnership are expected in...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing Personal tech

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Monday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on August 13, 2012

The Starting Five TechCrunch: VP pick, Paul Ryan, has (mostly) been a friend to technology TorrentFreak: µTorrent becomes ad-supported to rake in...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Sunday Shortbread
— 12:15 AM on August 12, 2012

Eight is Enough AllThingsD: Apple offered to license its patents to Samsung for $30 per smartphone, $40 per tablet Attendly: Linux founder Linus Torvalds...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Saturday Shortbread
— 1:12 PM on August 11, 2012

Eight is Enough Toronto Star: Canadian hacker dupes Walmart to win Def Con prize Businessweek: Paul Otellini on Intel and the PC's...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Next-gen Samsung SoC has USB 3.0, WQXGA display support
— 1:33 PM on August 10, 2012

Looks like next-generation Samsung smartphones and tablets will boast PC-class storage interfaces. Samsung's...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Storage Mobile computing

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Release roundup: GPU-toting nettops and cheap gamer keyboards
— 6:00 AM on August 10, 2012

Every week, we gather press releases that slipped through the net of our daily coverage, and we post them in the release roundup. Here's this...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Systems Input devices

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Friday Shortbread
— 3:44 AM on August 10, 2012

Eight is Enough Ars Technica: As Mac Pro stagnates, PC workstations muscle ahead Fudzilla: AMD's Vishera ES FX-series CPU benchmarked and Haswell comes...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Nvidia posts modest revenue growth
— 4:49 PM on August 9, 2012

The results for Nvidia's latest fiscal quarter are in. It looks like the company enjoyed modest revenue growth compared to last year, though its...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Personal tech

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Thursday Shortbread
— 1:58 PM on August 9, 2012

Eight is Enough Reuters: Judge in Google-Oracle case seeks names of paid reporters, bloggers Bay News 9: Ex-Intel worker gets 3 years...

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Disney's REVEL tech brings texture to touch
— 1:16 PM on August 9, 2012

Touch interfaces are becoming increasingly prevalent, but they crucially lack tactile feedback. Haptic feedback can help by using mechanical force, usually in the form...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 3:54 AM on August 8, 2012

Eight is Enough AllThingsD: Apple gorging on mobile industry revenue Desktop Android? Multi-user Android support is on its way - ZDNet XDA Developers'...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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XBMC signs on to support $99 Ouya console
— 10:56 AM on August 7, 2012

Despite its critics, the Ouya game console is proving to be one of Kickstarter's most popular projects. The funding drive began in mid-July,...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Game consoles Software

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:09 AM on August 7, 2012

Eight is Enough The Hill: After defeat of Senate cybersecurity bill, Obama weighs executive-order option Ars Technica: Is Surface Microsoft's concession that Windows 8...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Galaxy Note 10.1 adds stylus to 10-inch tablet
— 11:51 AM on August 6, 2012

Samsung's Galaxy Note is a curious device. It's too large to be a smartphone, too small to be a tablet, and there's an old-school...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Mobile computing Personal tech

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Internal e-mail: Jobs was 'very receptive' to 7'' iPad
— 6:00 AM on August 6, 2012

In public, Steve Jobs dumped all over the idea of a 7" iPad. AppleInsider quoted him two years ago as saying, "The reason we...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Monday Shortbread
— 12:12 AM on August 6, 2012

Eight is Enough BGR: Apple is freaking out over top-secret market research being used in patent trial [updated] Woz: The cloud is a...

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