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$249 Chromebook is Amazon's top-selling laptop
— 9:57 AM on January 2, 2013

We reviewed Samsung's latest Chromebook about a month ago. It's an interesting machine for sure, and at $249 for the Wi-Fi-only model, it's undoubtedly...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Win8 share reached 1.72% in December
— 6:00 AM on January 2, 2013

December usage share numbers are in, and according to Net Applications, Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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New Year's Day Shortbread
— 2:30 AM on January 1, 2013

The Fierce Five VR-Zone on PC CPUs in 2013 Fudzilla: Intel to roll out smaller 335-series SSDs and Shark Bay one-chip platform...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Report: Intel plans staggered rollout for TV service
— 12:17 PM on December 31, 2012

Back in March, we learned that Intel is cooking up an Internet-based TV service for the living room. The initial version will debut at...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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Etc.
— 11:05 AM on December 31, 2012

So... after getting a taste of couch-based PC gaming recently, I decided to go whole hog. That meant, essentially, building a new HTPC....

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming

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Epic's Tim Sweeney discusses the future of gaming
— 10:25 AM on December 31, 2012

There's always a lot of talk about the future of technology this time of year. How the PC fits into the gaming landscape has...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Year's Eve Shortbread
— 4:46 AM on December 31, 2012

7 Up AllThingsD: Pinterest sued by former business partner of early investor Engadget on tech's biggest misfires of 2012 The Sunday Times: Apple...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Sunday Shortbread
— 4:51 AM on December 30, 2012

The Fierce Five Bloomberg: Microsoft's Craig Mundie shifts to new role before retirement AndroidCentral: Bluestacks for Mac now in beta TNW: Microsoft confirms...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Saturday Shortbread
— 1:04 AM on December 29, 2012

The Pick 6 WCCFtech: Intel Haswell 4th generation Core series delayed - now launching between May - June Fudzilla: Ultrabook 2.0 2013 to get...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Friday night topic: Why are games so violent?
— 5:31 PM on December 28, 2012

This evening's topic comes from TR reader "tootercomputer," who writes: Hi Scott. In your most recent etc. column, you talked about a couple of games....

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week: Ultrabooks, graphics cards, games, and more
— 5:30 PM on December 28, 2012

The Christmas shopping rush is officially over, and you know what that means: clearance sales. Newegg has a big honkin' one of those running now,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Mobile computing Gaming

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Improving the PC as a gaming platform: the hardware
— 12:03 PM on December 28, 2012

So, we meet again. Last time, we were, ahem, discussing religion: the

Type: Blog post Tags: Systems Gaming

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PC gaming in the living room, anyone?
— 11:33 AM on December 28, 2012

At my house, our home theater PC has served an ambivalent existence as an everyday, can't-do-without-it DVR system and an ill-used gaming box. We...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Rumor: AMD to drop Vision branding
— 10:10 AM on December 28, 2012

AMD's branding initiatives don't have a terribly good track record. Remember Better By Design? Or the AMD Live! push? Yeah, probably not. Even...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems

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Asus, Acer pullouts herald end of netbook market
— 8:51 AM on December 28, 2012

Just over five years after their inception, netbooks may be about to disappear from the market—for good. DigiTimes reports that Asus and Acer are...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Friday Shortbread
— 7:38 AM on December 28, 2012

The Pick 6 Bloomberg: Weak Windows 8 demand saps PC sales, Fujitsu president says Neowin: Sorry, Windows Blue won't bring back the...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Security hole found in Nvidia driver service
— 3:44 PM on December 27, 2012

Graphics drivers often get flak for compatibility issues and overzealous optimizations, but we rarely hear about security holes. There are exceptions for everything, though.

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia's TegraZone app lends WinRT gamers a hand
— 3:28 PM on December 27, 2012

Got a WinRT tablet? Jealous of your iPad-toting friends and their cornucopia of games? Well, serves you right for being an early adopter. Help is...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming Personal tech

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