ARCHIVE

Filter by content types:

News stories Blog posts Feature articles Polls Image galleries

Filter by tags:

Cases Chipsets Cooling Copyright CPUs Displays Folding Game consoles Gaming Graphics Input devices Internet Linux-Unix Mac Memory Miscellaneous Mobile computing Motherboards Multimedia Networking Operating systems Personal tech Podcast Power Servers Shortbread Software Storage Systems The Tech Report Windows Workstations
New PowerColor PCS+ R9 290-series cards have humongous heatsinks
— 11:28 AM on January 8, 2014

More and more Radeon R9 290-series graphics cards are eschewing AMD's reference cooler. The latest two that do so hail from PowerColor, and they trade...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

28
VESA adding USB 3.0, power deliver to DisplayPort spec
— 6:00 AM on January 8, 2014

Power delivery and USB 3.0 connectivity are coming to DisplayPort. The VESA...

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Displays Mobile computing

23
Nvidia responds to AMD's ''free sync'' demo
— 2:57 AM on January 8, 2014

CES — On the show floor here at CES today, I spoke briefly with Nvidia's Tom Petersen, the executive instrumental in the development of G-Sync...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

138
Samsung's PRO tablet lineup includes two 12.2'' slates
— 4:35 PM on January 7, 2014

Tablets in the 7-8" range have become increasingly popular over the past couple of years. In 2014, we could see slates larger than 10"...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

38
New mobile Radeon R5 M230, R9 M290X look similar to 8000M series
— 2:48 PM on January 7, 2014

At yesterday's press event, AMD announced three new mobile Radeons: the R5 M230, R7 M265, and R9 M290X. The company didn't disclose specifications at...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

14
Seagate's 4TB portable hard drive requires only USB power
— 1:34 PM on January 7, 2014

Portable hard drives have quickly become the go-to solution for bulk external storage. They plug into just about any PC and offer plentiful capacity...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

14
GeForce 332.21 WHQL drivers add SLI, 3D Vision profiles
— 12:38 PM on January 7, 2014

CES or not, it's business as usual for Nvidia's driver team this week. The team has just posted a new set of GeForce graphics drivers...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

6
Gigabyte's Brix Pro mini PC has quad-core Haswell with GT3e graphics
— 6:00 AM on January 7, 2014

Remember the Iris Pro-equipped small-form-factor rig Gigabyte showed off at IDF in September? Well, the Brix Pro is finally ready for prime time, and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems

38
AMD could counter Nvidia's G-Sync with simpler, free sync tech
— 11:50 PM on January 6, 2014

CES — During an impromptu meeting in a hotel ballroom this morning, I...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

163
AMD sheds more light on Kaveri, announces new mobile Radeons
— 7:46 PM on January 6, 2014

During a pre-CES press conference this evening, AMD revealed more details about its upcoming Kaveri APU. The company also provided an update on Beema and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

80
Former Motorola Mobility chief named new GloFo CEO
— 6:54 PM on January 6, 2014

GlobalFoundries is under new leadership. Earlier this afternoon, the semiconductor foundry firm announced that Sanjay Jha had replaced Ajit Manocha as its Chief Executive...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

9
Seven notebook vendors signed on to use Intel's RealSense 3D camera
— 4:39 PM on January 6, 2014

In recent years, Intel has spent more and more time talking about perceptual computing. Today, it introduced a RealSense brand that will cover future...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Mobile computing

3
Mini Asus tablets have Atom internals
— 3:07 PM on January 6, 2014

Everyone's making mini tablets these days, and Asus has added a couple of unique ones to its stable. The first is the rumored VivoTab...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

11
Windows, Android collide in Asus' Transformer Book Duet convertible
— 2:19 PM on January 6, 2014

In December, Asus teased a new system capable of running both Android and Windows 8. That machine debuted today during a CES press...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

11
Lenovo intros high-PPI ThinkPad X1 Carbon, new convertibles
— 11:41 AM on January 6, 2014

Those nifty 4K monitors aren't the only new products Lenovo is showing at CES this year. The company has also let loose a plethora...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

9
Audience's eS700 Series audio chip is always listening
— 10:00 AM on January 6, 2014

You may not have heard of Audience, but odds are one of its chips is inside your smartphone. The company's audio processors can be...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Mobile computing Personal tech

10
Nvidia's Tegra K1 SoC has Denver CPU cores, Kepler graphics
— 12:48 AM on January 6, 2014

In early 2011, during a CES press event, Nvidia revealed its Project Denver CPU initiative. On Sunday evening, at another CES press conference, the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing Personal tech

84
CPU upgrade boosts Microsoft's Surface Pro 2 tablet
— 6:00 AM on January 3, 2014

Microsoft's Surface 2 Pro tablet has gotten a little bit faster. The 10.6" Windows 8.1 slate debuted with a Core i5-4200U processor, but the units...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

29