ARCHIVE

Filter by content types:

News stories Blog posts Feature articles Polls Image galleries

Filter by tags:

CasesChipsetsCoolingCopyrightCPUsDisplaysFoldingGame consolesGamingGraphicsInput devicesInternetLinux-UnixMacMemoryMiscellaneousMobile computingMotherboardsMultimediaNetworkingOperating systemsPersonal techPodcastPowerServersShortbreadSoftwareStorageSystemsThe Tech ReportWindowsWorkstations
Valve's Newell: Biggest threat in the living room is Apple
— 11:56 AM on January 31, 2013

Given its efforts to bring Steam into the living room, you'd think Valve would...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Personal tech

60
Get a cheap Win8 upgrade while you still can
— 10:43 AM on January 31, 2013

Contemplating an upgrade to Windows 8? Then you may want to pull the trigger now, even if you don't proceed with the installation straight away....

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

84
Nvidia explains how it built Project Shield
— 8:59 AM on January 31, 2013

Nvidia's Project Shield handheld was one of the biggest surprises at CES this year. As it turns out, the device went from idea to live...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

17
Rumor: Nvidia to produce reference tablets, smartphones for rebranding
— 6:00 AM on January 31, 2013

Nvidia's efforts in the mobile world have largely been confined to producing Tegra processors for smartphone and tablet makers. However, according to Russian site...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

13
Thursday Shortbread
— 1:11 AM on January 31, 2013

7 Up Reuters: Qualcomm profit beats street, raises guidance; shares rise and Electronic Arts slashes 201 outlook as industry struggles and RIM rebrands...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

59
Firefox to enforce 'click to play' for non-Flash plug-ins
— 5:09 PM on January 30, 2013

Day-to-day web browsing in Firefox is about to get a little different. According to a blog post by Michael Coates, Mozilla's Director of Security...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

28
Particle effects swirl in Hawken PhysX demo
— 11:03 AM on January 30, 2013

Nvidia has been pushing its proprietary PhysX technology for what seems like forever. The list of supported games remains relatively thin, with only...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

95
$899 Surface Pro to ship with 23GB of storage free
— 9:27 AM on January 30, 2013

I don't think I'll be getting a Surface for Windows 8 Pro. The thing sounds a little too heavy on compromise—like the battery life, which...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

128
Fanless, Brazos-powered Foxconn box hits Newegg
— 6:00 AM on January 30, 2013

We like small-form-factor systems, especially when they're available as barebones rigs that let users add their own storage, memory, and OS. Most of these...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

32
Wednesday Shortbread
— 4:39 AM on January 30, 2013

Eight is Enough Another reason to get with Bell Fibe TV: Unlimited Internet usage Google Official Blog: Google's approach to government requests...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

67
Intel tackles NUC heat issues with fan speed tweak, SSD fix
— 5:04 PM on January 29, 2013

This update is a bit overdue, but we've only recently had a chance to play with a final, production version of the Intel "Next...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

47
Catalyst 13.2 beta with frame latency improvements now available
— 3:18 PM on January 29, 2013

The Catalyst 13.2 beta graphics drivers that we previewed a couple of weeks ago are now available via AMD's website. As we've...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

40
XBMC 12 adds PVR, HD audio support
— 10:39 AM on January 29, 2013

After three release candidates, XBMC 12 is finally ready for prime time. The latest version of the media center software is available for...

Type: News story Tags: Software

56
RWT handicaps the prospects for microservers
— 10:35 AM on January 29, 2013

With the broad success of ARM-based devices in the mobile market and the introduction of a 64-bit version of the ARM instruction set, a host...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

28
Office 2013 is officially out
— 10:26 AM on January 29, 2013

It's been over three months since Office 2013 reached release-to-manufacturing status. Now, the new productivity suite is officially available to purchase. Microsoft is...

Type: News story Tags: Software

89
Desktop memory prices are on the rise again
— 8:59 AM on January 29, 2013

Desktop RAM has been spectacularly cheap for quite some time. Now, it's in the process of becoming... somewhat less spectacularly cheap. Quoting "industry sources" and...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

56
Crytek's free-to-play Warface accepting beta applications
— 6:00 AM on January 29, 2013

As the world awaits Crysis 3's February 19 release, developer Crytek has begun accepting beta applications for its next title. The game is called...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

32
Tuesday Shortbread
— 3:32 AM on January 29, 2013

Eight is Enough Seagate announces financial results X-bit labs: Intel not rushing Atom SoCs with baseband capabilities to market and Rambus introduces...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

61