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Windows 8.1 overtakes XP in market share, Win7 still on top
— 7:50 AM on July 2, 2015

Windows 8.1 has finally passed Windows XP to become the second-most-used desktop operating system. According to Netmarketshare, Microsoft's current OS led its retired older sibling at...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems

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Canada Day Shortbread
— 1:17 PM on July 1, 2015

Eight is Enough CPU World has pre-order prices of Skylake desktop CPUs Redmond Pie: Jailbreak iOS 8.4 with TaiG v2.2 9to5Mac: iPhone...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 1:54 PM on June 30, 2015

Eight is Enough KitGuru: Microsoft might be interested in buying AMD, according to source Fudzilla: AMD eyes China DigiTimes: Notebook demand not...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Half-Life 2: Episode Two and more new games arrive on Shield
— 11:00 AM on June 30, 2015

Want to relive the defense of White Forest or smack down some Hunters from the comfort of your couch? If you own a Shield...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming Software

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Microsoft adds $1,299 Core i7 version to Surface Pro 3 lineup
— 10:24 AM on June 29, 2015

Microsoft has quietly added a new member to its Surface Pro 3 family, packing an Intel Core i7 CPU, a 128GB SSD, and 8GB...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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Samsung and LG show off battery technology improvements
— 9:21 AM on June 29, 2015

Nary a day goes by without news about new battery technologies, it seems, and today is no exception. Samsung and LG have both announced new...

Type: News story Tags: Power Miscellaneous Mobile computing Personal tech

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Samsung will patch its software to restore Windows Update settings
— 5:03 PM on June 26, 2015

Owners of Samsung PCs who use the company's own software update utility will soon be able to breathe easier. After the revelation that Samsung's software...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

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Friday Shortbread
— 3:33 PM on June 26, 2015

7 Up Reuters: Micron revenue forecast misses as PC chip prices remain low GeekWire's exclusive: Satya Nadella reveals Microsoft's new mission statement, sees...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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ThinkPad loyalists will enjoy this retro Lenovo concept
— 11:21 PM on June 25, 2015

Lenovo (née IBM) ThinkPads have a design history stretching back over 20 years. Despite some recent tweaks and tucks to these PCs' keyboards and...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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Thursday Shortbread
— 12:56 PM on June 25, 2015

7 Up Qualcomm may acquire AMD: this could trigger significant upside for both stocks - Seeking Alpha Commentary at DigiTimes: The gaming notebook industry...

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Lenovo's latest Ideacentre PC is a little Stick-y
— 10:38 AM on June 23, 2015

Lenovo's ideacentre Stick 300 shows that size truly doesn't matter. This micro-PC provides a full-blown computer in a footprint that's not much bigger than...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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Biostar whips up a Braswell mini-ITX board of its own
— 9:28 AM on June 22, 2015

The march of Intel Braswell-powered mini-ITX mobos continues. Today's spin on the formula comes from Biostar, whose N3150NH mobo features a Celeron N3150...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Weekend Shortbread
— 2:42 PM on June 20, 2015

Eight is Enough Exclusive at Reuters: AMD mulling breakup, spinoff: sources PC Gamer: Take a closer look at AMD's tiny Project Quantum...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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HP shows off Pavilion x2 convertible with USB Type-C
— 12:17 PM on June 19, 2015

Not green with Envy about HP's refreshed 15" laptop lineup? Take a look at the new Pavillion x2 10t, a Bay Trail Atom...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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HP refreshes Envy 15" laptop lineup with Carrizo and Broadwell
— 2:16 PM on June 18, 2015

HP has updated its 15" Envy laptop lineup, taking advantage of AMD's new Carrizo APUs and Intel's Broadwell CPUs. Two versions are available:...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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Lian-Li computer desks put regular cases to shame
— 10:22 AM on June 18, 2015

Pfft, computer cases. That's old hat. What you need these days is a computer desk, and Lian Li just added two models to its desk...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Systems

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Some Samsung SSDs may suffer from a buggy TRIM implementation
— 10:22 AM on June 16, 2015

A new bug may be present in the firmware of some Samsung SSDs. An engineer from search provider Algolia has written up a blog...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Systems Servers

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:26 AM on June 16, 2015

Eight is Enough WCCFtech: AMD Radeon 300 series already on sale in retail stores VideoCardz: Sapphire shows off Radeon 300 series, confirms Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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