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EA blockbusters populate latest Humble Bundle
— 8:03 PM on August 14, 2013

If you thought the last Humble Bundle was stacked, get a load of the new one. The latest pay-what-you-want collection of PC games...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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TR contest winner posts glamour shots of his creations
— 5:25 PM on August 14, 2013

Yesterday, we announced the winner of our "get creative with PC parts" contest. The contest involved fashioning PC parts into something anthropomorphic-looking, and...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Netflix embraces profiling
— 2:46 PM on August 14, 2013

It was a dark and stormy night when I first joined Netflix in January 2007. Or light and breezy. Who knows? I can't remember three...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mac

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Here's a look at the TR BBQ X prize haul
— 11:21 AM on August 14, 2013

Each year, Adam and I try to bring up some PC hardware to give away at the TR BBQ. Seems like the quantity and...

Type: News story Tags: The Tech Report

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Nvidia: We don't know anything about GTA V for the PC
— 10:19 AM on August 14, 2013

During Nvidia's earnings call last week, the company mentioned Grand Theft Auto V as part of a list of anticipated games. The wording and context...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Watch Dogs trailer highlights hacking gameplay
— 10:06 AM on August 14, 2013

Watch Dogs is due to hit the PC in a few months, and the folks behind it have kicked off a series of gameplay videos...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Microsoft: Windows 8.1 will come out on October 17
— 9:10 AM on August 14, 2013

We've known since last month that Windows 8.1 will be released to manufacturing in late August. However, Microsoft has kept strangely silent about the...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 2:53 AM on August 14, 2013

Eight is Enough TechCrunch: Class-action lawsuit alleges Microsoft "issued materially false and misleading statements" about Surface RT Reuters: Carl Icahn says bigger buybacks can...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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The first 3D V-NAND product is a SATA SSD for servers
— 11:02 PM on August 13, 2013

Well, that didn't take long. Just one week after announcing the mass production of its first 3D V-NAND memory, Samsung has revealed an...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Never Settle Forever promo lets Radeon buyers pick games
— 11:01 PM on August 13, 2013

We've generally considered game bundles a kind of cheesy way for graphics card makers to set their offerings apart from the crowd, but AMD's recent...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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We have a winner in our 'get creative' contest—actually, make that winners
— 4:50 PM on August 13, 2013

A couple of weeks ago, we kicked off the latest contest in our summer o' giveaways. This time, we invited readers to arrange PC...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Cases Storage

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Xbox One controller will work with PCs in 2014
— 10:55 AM on August 13, 2013

The Xbox 360 controller is arguably the best gamepad you can plug into a PC. We've recommended the thing in countless system guides,...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming Game consoles

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LG releases balloons with smartphone vouchers, prompting chaos
— 9:35 AM on August 13, 2013

It's hard to believe this actually happened, but apparently it's true. The BBC reports that LG executed a marketing stunt in Seoul on...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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Nvidia hints at fall release for Grand Theft Auto V PC
— 9:18 AM on August 13, 2013

In 2008, it took seven months for the PC version of Grand Theft Auto IV to come out following the console release. This year,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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LSI SandForce details next-gen error correction technologies
— 8:00 AM on August 13, 2013

At the Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, California this week, LSI SandForce is providing an early glimpse at the error correction mojo that will...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 7:29 AM on August 13, 2013

7 Up Reuters: For Dell, buyout uncertainty adds to poor PC sales outlook and BlackBerry may put itself up for sale AllThingsD: Circle...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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SATA 3.2 spec ratified, enables 2GB/s transfer rates
— 7:24 PM on August 12, 2013

Serial ATA is about to get a whole lot quicker. The SATA-IO (the folks in charge of the standard) has ratified the SATA 3.2 specification, which...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Want to help host TR?
— 2:44 PM on August 12, 2013

Well, it looks like we may need to find a new web hosting arrangement for TR. Our requirements are pretty lightweight, in the grand scheme, but...

Type: News story Tags: The Tech Report

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