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Wednesday Night Shortbread
— 11:34 PM on March 13, 2013

The Fantastic Four Google: An update from the CEO Reuters: Amazon cuts price of largest Kindle Fire Xi3 Corporation issues statement about...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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The problem with Windows convertible tablets
— 10:56 PM on March 13, 2013

I've been spending a fair bit of time with Windows convertible tablets lately. I reviewed the Samsung ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T last week,...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

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New Dishonored DLC coming on April 16
— 3:45 PM on March 13, 2013

The speculation around yesterday's teaser was spot on. Bethesda has announced...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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The DIY PC as fire starter: is this a thing now?
— 12:20 PM on March 13, 2013

It's quite possible flames have burst out of other PC components in Damage Labs over the years. I've smelled the acrid smoke from a...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Power Systems

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Report: New chipset revision to fix Haswell USB 3.0 bug
— 11:43 AM on March 13, 2013

Earlier this month, rumors started floating around about a USB 3.0 bug in next-gen Haswell systems. Hardware.Info, which broke the story, said the bug...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Chipsets

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Western Digital invests in enterprise SSD maker Skyera
— 10:23 AM on March 13, 2013

Traditional hard drive makers like Western Digital have largely stayed out of the SSD market. The company's solid-state SiliconDrive lineup is pretty sparse; it's...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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Dell shows 18'' convertible all-in-one PC
— 9:08 AM on March 13, 2013

Wow. I guess Asus isn't the only one to think there's a market for jumbo-sized convertible all-in-ones. On the heels of the Transformer AiO's

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Havok hypes cross-platform physics engine
— 6:00 AM on March 13, 2013

Can you feel it? There's physics in the air. AMD flexed...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Tuesday Evening Shortbread
— 5:29 PM on March 12, 2013

The Pick 6 Reuters: Google pays $7 million to settle 38-state WiFi investigation Reuters: Apple's iPad to fall behind Android as tablet...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Dishonored Twitter account teases possible DLC
— 4:58 PM on March 12, 2013

I'm a big fan of Dishonored, and considering the game's 91% Metacritic rating, I'm clearly not the only one. I was pleasantly surprised,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AMD ready to close Austin campus sale
— 2:34 PM on March 12, 2013

We knew it was going to happen, and now, it's a done deal. AMD says it  "has entered an agreement" to sell its...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Plextor's NGFF SSD promises 700MB/s throughput
— 11:06 AM on March 12, 2013

Mini SSDs based on the mSATA form factor tend to be no faster than their 2.5" Serial ATA counterparts. However, mSATA is due to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Chromium code suggests Google Now coming to the PC
— 10:34 AM on March 12, 2013

Google Now is one of the best features of recent versions of Android. This customizable information aggregator fills itself with useful information on everything...

Type: News story Tags: Software

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Office 2013 retail licenses can now be transferred
— 9:07 AM on March 12, 2013

Quite a few Office users were miffed last month, when Microsoft clarified its licensing terms for the new productivity suite. For some odd...

Type: News story Tags: Software

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AMD intros 35W Richland mobile APUs
— 7:00 AM on March 12, 2013

Richland is here. The successor to AMD's Trinity APU has been shipping to PC makers since January, and today, we can tell you more...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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Report: New Ivy-based Pentiums on the way
— 4:34 PM on March 11, 2013

The PC market wouldn't be the same without the endless multiplication of sub-$100 processors. Every few months, it seems, AMD and Intel take turns pelting...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Monday Shortbread
— 1:13 PM on March 11, 2013

7 Up Reuters: Icahn says Dell agrees to confidential look at books AppleInsider shares rumor: Apple manufacturing 2TB SSDs bound for upcoming Mac...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tomb Raider update addresses Nvidia issues
— 12:32 PM on March 11, 2013

Last week, Nvidia publicly apologized for the problems some GeForce users encountered in the new Tomb Raider. We're still awaiting an updated driver from...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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