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Release roundup: Motherboards, mice, and more
— 3:55 PM on August 12, 2011

This week in the realm of miscellaneous hardware releases, we've got news from BitFenix, Gigabyte, Silicon Power, and SteelSeries.

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Storage Input devices

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Deal of the week: SSDs, PSUs, and an LCD with a VA panel
— 2:25 PM on August 12, 2011

We have an interesting mix of deals for you this week, starting with something you might expect: an SSD. 120GB versions of Intel's

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Displays

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New Rage trailer explores the game's sound and art
— 9:50 AM on August 12, 2011

Sick of Rage trailers yet? The game's early October release date is fast approaching, so the deluge of previews should be over soon. ...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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$330 Acer tablet released in the U.S.
— 9:38 AM on August 12, 2011

The tablet price war is in full swing. Earlier today, Acer announced the release of its 7" Iconia Tab A100 tablet in the United...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Samsung intros 6Gbps PM830 SSD
— 8:55 AM on August 12, 2011

There's another new SSD in town: Samsung's PM830. Although you won't find the drive lining store shelves or appearing in e-tail listings, Samsung has...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Friday Shortbread
— 8:19 AM on August 12, 2011

7 Up PCMag: Tech icons reflect on PC's 30th anniversary Reuters: Intel expects Ultrabook PCs priced below $999 in Q4 Bloomberg: 'Angry Birds'...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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UPDATED: Valve announces Counter-Strike sequel
— 6:00 AM on August 12, 2011

Before the Modern Warfare and Bad Company series ran realistic team-based combat into the ground, there was Counter-Strike. Valve's once-staggeringly popular multiplayer shooter hasn't made...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Lost in Limbo
— 10:07 PM on August 11, 2011

As much as I love big-budget video games that take armies of developers and artists years to produce, I still have a lot of fun...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia: We 'grew solidly' last quarter
— 4:40 PM on August 11, 2011

The markets might be bouncing up and down with little rhyme or reason, but at the very least, Nvidia stockholders can take comfort in today's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Rat 7 gaming mouse gets Albino upgrade
— 11:40 AM on August 11, 2011

White is the new black, not only for PC enclosures, but also for other components and accessories. I'm not sure about this next...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Gigabyte X79 board lends credence to cut-down chipset rumors
— 11:14 AM on August 11, 2011

Despite everyone at Computex talking about Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge E processors arriving in the August/September timeframe alongside X79 motherboards, the rumor mill has

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Serious Sam 3 previewed, sounds like a worthy sequel
— 9:51 AM on August 11, 2011

Amid the buzz about upcoming releases like Battlefield 3, Rage, and Skyrim, it's easy to forget that another classic PC game series is about to...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Intel Capital sinks $300 million into ultrabooks
— 6:00 AM on August 11, 2011

Clearly, Intel is committed to getting that whole ultrabook concept off the ground. The chipmaker announced last night that its venture capital arm, Intel Capital,...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Dueling Zacate motherboards from Asus
— 12:37 AM on August 11, 2011

We've taken both of Asus' finest Zacate motherboards and put them under the microscope. How do they stack up against each other, and just...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards

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Thursday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on August 11, 2011

Eight is Enough Intel Capital creates $300 million Ultrabook fund C|Net reports prosecutors file charges in prototype iPhone case AMD: Own brand memory...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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HP slashes TouchPad price to $399.99 for good
— 3:56 PM on August 10, 2011

Remember that one-weekend-only deal whereby HP peddled TouchPads for $100 off the list price? The price cut was meant to be temporary, but as webOSroundup...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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New spec to boost USB power to 100W
— 12:38 PM on August 10, 2011

Version 3.0 of the USB standard has already brought a much-needed upgrade in bandwidth from 480Mb/s to 5Gb/s. That's probably quick enough for most...

Type: News story Tags: Power

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SATA-IO reveals SATA Express, µSSD interface standards
— 11:50 AM on August 10, 2011

SATA-IO, the governing body behind the Serial ATA specification, has announced a couple of new interface standards,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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