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Deal of the week: Cheap storage, bargain IPS displays, and more
— 4:17 PM on August 3, 2012

1TB and 2TB hard drives still cost more than they did prior to last year's Thailand floods, but oddly enough, 3TB models seem to be...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Software

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Updated: Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition magically emerges from the mists
— 1:14 PM on August 3, 2012

Six weeks have passed since AMD launched its Radeon HD 7970 GHz...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Skyrim's Dawnguard DLC now available on Steam
— 6:00 AM on August 3, 2012

Ready to lose several more weekends to dungeon exploration and looting? Good, because the first expansion—sorry, DLC—for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is now out...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Friday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on August 3, 2012

7 Up Valve: OpenGL is faster than DirectX—even on Windows CPU World: Intel Celeron B830 spotted; more details on G645T and G550T CPUs Engadget:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Updated: Twitter account promises return of Rise of the Triad
— 12:14 PM on August 2, 2012

Remember Rise of the Triad? Ok, most of you probably don't. The first-person shooter came out way back in 1995 and used a...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Valve: Left 4 Dead 2 already runs faster on Linux
— 9:48 AM on August 2, 2012

Porting games to a new operating system can be tricky. When the Mac version of Portal came out two years ago, folks remarked that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Sub-$200 GeForce GTX 650 Ti expected next quarter
— 6:00 AM on August 2, 2012

That GeForce GTX 660 Ti we keep hearing about sounds like a solid card—if the rumors are to be believed, anyway—but it doesn't look inexpensive....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Thursday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on August 2, 2012

Eight is Enough Reuters: Calif. judge rules in favor of hp in Itanium server case and Oracle ordered to keep making Itanium...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Oculus Rift VR headset seeks Kickstarter funding
— 11:25 AM on August 1, 2012

Want to help fund the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset? There's a Kickstarter for that. The folks behind the gaming-focused VR googles have taken to...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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EA announces Battlefield 4 release window
— 9:36 AM on August 1, 2012

We're still a ways from a proper release date announcement, but at least we now know something we didn't. As VideoGamer.com reports, EA revealed...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 12:27 AM on August 1, 2012

Eight is Enough Computerworld India: Researcher demonstrates promising ways to attack Windows 8 Ars Technica: GNU founder Stallman calls DRM'd Steam for Linux...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 5:50 AM on July 31, 2012

7 Up AllThingsD: Want Gigabit Internet? You don't have to move to Kansas City. DigiTimes: Intel executive hosts pre-show conference detailing ultrabook symposium...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Reports suggest imminent GeForce GTX 660 Ti launch
— 5:16 PM on July 30, 2012

Four months on from the release of the GTX 680, Nvidia still has a big, gaping hole in its GeForce 600 series. Older, 500-series models...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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GameStop exploring resale options for downloadable games
— 12:18 PM on July 30, 2012

Earlier this month, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that software downloads can be resold. Perhaps in response to that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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UPDATED: Ubisoft DRM allegedly installs backdoor
— 10:06 AM on July 30, 2012

Isn't it great when game publishers push overly invasive DRM? Not only does...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Windows 8 ''not awesome'' for Blizzard
— 6:00 AM on July 30, 2012

Another high-profile games industry executive has given Windows 8 the big ol' thumbs down. Commenting on Gabe Newell's recent interview with VentureBeat, Blizzard's Rob Pardo...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Monday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on July 30, 2012

Eight is Enough VR-Zone: U.S. government argues it can keep MegaUpload assets frozen indefinitely X-bit labs: ASRock pre-announces AMP memory by AMD 9to5Mac:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Sunday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on July 29, 2012

Eight is Enough AllThingsD: Apple's "Samsung Didn't Copy Us" ad campaign postponed ZDNet: Is Valve's Linux gamble over Windows 8 a shot...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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