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Release roundup: Small mobos, slick cases, and a tiny USB 3.0 drive
— 5:36 PM on December 20, 2013

This week in the release roundup, we have news from Biostar, BitFenix, Lian Li, and Mushkin: "Biostar "Hi-Fi H81MDC" - powerful...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Storage

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Release roundup: Thunderbolt mobos, Gold PSUs, and gaming headsets
— 5:47 PM on December 13, 2013

This week in our release roundup, we bring tidings from BitFenix, Enermax, Gigabyte, and MSI. "BitFenix - Introducing Flo Headset." This...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Multimedia Power

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Deal of the week: Keyboards, coolers, and storage
— 3:31 PM on December 13, 2013

We have a nice variety of deals this week, from mechanical keyboards and liquid coolers to solid-state drives and good old mechanical storage. ...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage Input devices

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ASRock intros Killer gaming mobos, includes M.2 connectivity
— 9:24 AM on December 12, 2013

ASRock has introduced a new lineup of gaming-oriented motherboards, and I'm not sure I can set the stage any better than the press...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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HP offers Leap Motion-infused keyboard with desktop, all-in-one PCs
— 6:00 AM on December 6, 2013

I think HP is serious about Leap Motion controller integration. Fresh from building the controller into its Envy17 laptop, the PC maker has...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Cherry intros MX RGB key switch; first keyboard due from Corsair
— 9:12 AM on December 4, 2013

Like your keyboards backlit? Then you may like this piece of news. Cherry has announced a new family of MX mechanical key switches designed specifically...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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MSI's latest Z87 motherboard, GeForce GTX 760 graphics card have Mini-ITX dimensions
— 2:00 AM on December 4, 2013

MSI has introduced a pair of pint-sized products primed for small-form-factor gaming rigs. One is a Mini-ITX motherboard based on Intel's top-of-the-line Haswell platform,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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Cyber Monday deals: Hardware edition
— 11:00 AM on December 2, 2013

Geoff has already covered some of the game discounts available for Cyber Monday this year. Now, let's have a look at some of the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Displays Input devices Personal tech

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ASRock combines Avoton SoC, 12 SATA ports on Mini-ITX mobo
— 10:56 AM on November 27, 2013

Attention, home server builders. ASRock has come up with a Mini-ITX motherboard with 12 Serial ATA ports. The awkwardly named C2750D4I is based...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Servers

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Apple purchases 3D sensor firm behind the original Kinect controller
— 10:27 AM on November 25, 2013

Apple has purchased PrimeSense, the Israeli firm responsible for the 3D sensor in the original Kinect motion controller. Rumors of a deal have been...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Deal of the week: Cheap storage, a Bay Trail discount, and more
— 2:59 PM on November 22, 2013

Even with Black Friday discounts not due for another week, there are plenty of bargain-priced SSDs out there today. The most appealing one may...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage Input devices Mobile computing

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Synaptics tweaks hinge design, palm rejection for ClickPad 2.0
— 11:12 AM on November 19, 2013

This morning, Synaptics announced that its latest ClickPad has picked up an award from the Consumer Electronics Association. Version 2.0 of the clicky touchpad...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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New ASRock motherboards primed for Bitcoin mining
— 10:32 AM on November 18, 2013

Well, this is different. ASRock has introduced a couple of new motherbards designed specifically for Bitcoin mining. Both are loaded with PCI Express slots for...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Report: Intel's 9-series chipsets won't support SATA Express
— 11:52 AM on November 13, 2013

Earlier this year, multiple reports suggested that Intel's next-generation motherboard platform would support SATA Express. However, new information seen by VR-Zone indicates...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Storage

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Hotfix for Windows 8.1 mouse accuracy issues now available
— 8:30 AM on November 11, 2013

As expected, Microsoft has released a fix for the mouse movement issues that have affected some users of Windows 8.1. The hotfix, available here,...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming Software Operating systems Windows

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Deal of the week: Graphics, keyboards, and cheap games
— 2:00 PM on November 8, 2013

We have a nice collection of hardware and game bargains this week, including a high-end Radeon, some clicky keyboards, and some oldies but goodies from...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Input devices Gaming

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Only a few days remain to enter our Dear Diary contest
— 12:32 PM on November 8, 2013

There are only a couple of days left to enter our Dear Diary contest. We're giving away $2,300 in prizes, including gear from...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Multimedia Cases Power Cooling Input devices Mobile computing

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Gigabyte amps up audio for G1.Sniper Z87 motherboard
— 11:03 AM on November 8, 2013

We've long been critical of integrated motherboard audio, which typically doesn't measure up to the quality of even budget sound cards (at least when using...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Multimedia

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