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4K for $649: Asus' PB287Q monitor reviewed
— 9:24 PM on May 29, 2014

4K monitors just grew up in a hurry. This new Asus display works as a single tile at 60Hz refresh rates, which is the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Displays

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Acer unveils 4K monitor with G-Sync
— 12:22 PM on May 23, 2014

Monitors with support for Nvidia's G-Sync technology have been a long time coming. Now, at last, one seems to have arrived—and it's a doozy. Dubbed the...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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ZeniMax files lawsuit against Oculus VR
— 6:00 AM on May 22, 2014

Earlier this month, id Software parent company ZeniMax accused John Carmack of sharing its intellectual property with Oculus VR. Carmack and Oculus both...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Toshiba and SanDisk partner on new fab for 3D NAND
— 9:08 AM on May 15, 2014

Last summer, Samsung kicked off mass production of three-dimensional NAND that layers memory cells vertically. It's not the only one working on stacked NAND...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Oculus Rift headset and Kinect 3D cameras team up for slick VR demo
— 4:58 PM on May 14, 2014

We're all busy working on various projects, so news has been a little slow today. But here's something to keep you all occupied. ...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Report: NSA sticks backdoor tools in routers
— 9:21 AM on May 13, 2014

Ready for another juicy NSA spying revelation? All right, here goes. According to the latest report by The Guardian, the National Security Agency implants...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Adaptive-Sync added to DisplayPort spec
— 1:10 PM on May 12, 2014

PC gaming animation may soon become more fluid than ever, thanks to a development just announced by the folks at the VESA display standards...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Oculus says its VR tech has no ZeniMax IP
— 10:05 PM on May 5, 2014

id Software co-founder and programming guru John Carmack collaborated with Oculus founder Palmer Luckey early in the development of the Rift VR headset. Carmack eventually left id to...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Deal of the week: Bay Trail mobos, discounted graphics, and more
— 10:29 AM on May 2, 2014

What's this? A weekly deals post without discounted SSDs? Madness! There are still lots of cheap SSDs, of course, but none of this...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Memory Gaming

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ZeniMax: Carmack stole our intellectual property for Oculus
— 12:03 PM on May 1, 2014

John Carmack's recent career change has raised quite a few eyebrows—and, as the Wall Street Journal reported this morning, it's also landed Carmack and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Steam in-home streaming beta open to all
— 9:18 AM on May 1, 2014

Last year, Valve introduced a closed beta test for Steam's in-home streaming capability. The feature allows PC games to be streamed from one...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles Networking

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28'' Asus 4K monitor has single tile, $649 price tag
— 11:42 AM on April 30, 2014

Remember the PB287Q monitor Asus introduced in January? The 28" 4K display was supposed to arrive in the second quarter and sell for...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Toshiba starts fabbing 15-nm MLC NAND
— 6:00 AM on April 29, 2014

The progression to finer flash fabrication processes is largely responsible for the steep decline in SSD prices observed over the past few years. The...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Early deal of the week: A 23.8'' IPS monitor for $135
— 9:32 AM on April 23, 2014

We usually save our weekly bargains for Fridays, but this one is too good to pass up. Until tomorrow at midnight, Pacific time, Newegg is...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Tactile touchscreen buttons coming this year
— 12:31 PM on April 21, 2014

At CES last year, a company called Tactus demoed a novel twist on touchscreen buttons. The approach pipes fluid into elastic bubbles that...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices Mobile computing

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Report: Next Thunderbolt chip to double bandwidth, add device charging
— 10:32 AM on April 21, 2014

Intel's Thunderbolt interconnect is apparently scheduled for another upgrade. According to an official-looking slide published by VR-Zone's Chinese alter-ego, a new controller dubbed...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Mobile computing

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Release roundup: Bits, pieces, and whole PCs
— 2:09 PM on April 18, 2014

Almost no week passes without some new PC hardware products being announced. This week, we have a handful of newcomers that may be worthy of...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Systems Memory Mobile computing Networking

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Samsung's 28'' display serves up single-tile 4K at 60Hz for $800
— 12:54 PM on April 17, 2014

Jeez. 4K displays are coming down in price like crazy lately. One of the latest introductions, Samsung's U28D590D, is now available through the Newegg...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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