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Nvidia improves virtual graphics monitoring in its latest Grid update
— 8:26 AM on August 24, 2016

Nvidia first took the wraps off its Tesla M10 high-density server graphics card (can we call them virtualizable GPUs or vGPUs yet?) back in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Servers

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Here's the second round of G.Skill prize winners from the TR BBQ
— 7:07 PM on August 23, 2016

A scant month ago, TR gerbils from across the country made their annual pilgrimage to the sandy shores of Lake Michigan for the "second-10th"...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous The Tech Report

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Report: PCIe 4.0 slots will deliver more power and higher speeds
— 1:36 PM on August 22, 2016

Few peripheral interconnects are as common as PCI Express these days, so major changes to that standard are big news. Last week at IDF, Tom's...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Deals of the week: a powerful, affordable notebook and more
— 11:12 AM on August 19, 2016

 Happy Friday, gerbils. We're back from IDF now, and we've sifted through the computer hardware deals that have stacked up in our absence to see...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Intel announces next-gen Knights Mill Xeon Phi accelerator
— 10:29 AM on August 18, 2016

You may all be wondering what's up with the Internet's coverage of IDF, since there wasn't a lot of news coming from that front yesterday....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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AMD open-sources VR audio and video-acceleration SDKs
— 3:00 PM on August 17, 2016

AMD is adding source code for two of its SDKs—TrueAudio Next and version 1.3 of the Advanced Media Framework—to its GPUOpen developer resource...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Miscellaneous Software

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Lian-Li introduces two standing desks sans the PC case
— 2:13 PM on August 17, 2016

The health benefits of standing desks are the subject of a lot of controversy, but even the staunchest proponents of standing to work agree that...

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IDF16 keynote live blog, day two
— 9:22 AM on August 17, 2016

After a successful first run yesterday, we'll be live-blogging the IDF day two keynote this morning. Today, we'll hear from Dr. Murthy Renduchintala, president of...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Join us as we live-blog Intel CEO Brian Krzanich's IDF16 keynote
— 10:06 AM on August 16, 2016

Morning, everybody. We're on the ground at the Intel Developer Forum this week, and Intel CEO Brian Krzanich will be kicking things off today at...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Deals of the week: cheap VRR displays and more
— 3:15 PM on August 12, 2016

Sorry for the late deals post today, gerbils. I've been working hard all week to get our Radeon RX 470 review back in shape...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Intel moves to achieve deep-learning Nervana with acquisition
— 3:40 PM on August 9, 2016

Deep learning technology is one of the buzziest, fastest-growing fields in tech right now. We've long heard about the potential of the technology from Nvidia,...

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This photographer is delidding chips at home for our enjoyment
— 1:41 PM on August 9, 2016

It's rare for companies to release actual die shots of their hardware these days, possibly because the keen-eyed can deduce things about a chip...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Netflix explores more efficient ways to encrypt users' streams
— 9:51 AM on August 9, 2016

Over the last year, Netflix has been transitioning from HTTP to HTTPS for its customers' streams. The process hasn't been simple. The company indicates that...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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HTC's Viveport front-end will offer VR content beyond games
— 12:36 PM on August 5, 2016

The SteamVR software interface that powers HTC's Vive headset is a solid tool for gamers,  but HTC wants to broaden the appeal of the platform...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Displays

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Deals of the week: cheap SSDs, a mechanical keyboard, and more
— 10:17 AM on August 5, 2016

Welcome to another round of Friday deals, gerbils. We've scoured the web for the best discounts around on PC components and peripherals this morning, and...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Firefox 48 is the first with Mozilla's Electrolysis multi-process tech
— 9:00 AM on August 3, 2016

Firefox 48 began rolling out to users yesterday. This major update marks the beginnings of a fundamental change to the way Firefox processes work:...

Type: News story Tags: Internet

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The Tech Report System Guide: August 2016 edition
— 5:14 PM on August 1, 2016

In this edition of The Tech Report System Guide, we account for the choices that AMD's Radeon RX 480 and Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1060 afford...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems Miscellaneous

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Deals of the week: a Dell G-Sync monitor for $470 and more
— 10:16 AM on July 29, 2016

Happy Friday, gerbils. It's time for another round of the best PC hardware deals we could find on the web. Here's what we panned out...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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