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Report: Apple joins Bain Capital's bid for Toshiba's NAND business
— 11:30 AM on August 31, 2017

Reuters reports that Apple has joined a consortium of investors bidding to purchase Toshiba's NAND flash chip manufacturing business before the Japanese company's self-imposed...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Miscellaneous

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Fly low with the Sharkoon PureWriter TKL
— 10:30 AM on August 31, 2017

It baffles me, but I frequently hear praise for laptop keyboards from irregular typists. It seems the short throw, narrow spacing, and low profile of...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Logitech Lightspeed peripherals cut cords without added lag
— 2:30 PM on August 30, 2017

Lag and excess cabling are both undesirable, but in my experience, you have to pick your poison when it comes to input devices like mice...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Acer shows off a Predator display and peripherals at IFA 2017
— 1:30 PM on August 30, 2017

Acer had all kinds of goodies on display at IFA 2017 this week. For now, we're going to focus on the company's high-end peripherals...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Displays Input devices Gaming

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Crucial BX300 SSDs are ready for an upgrade party
— 10:30 AM on August 29, 2017

Enthusiasts have known for some time that the best way to improve a PC's snappiness is to move the operating system and programs over from...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Steam content is coming to Windows Mixed Reality headsets
— 9:09 AM on August 28, 2017

Microsoft has been pushing the idea of mixed reality since it first demoed its Hololens headset back in 2015. The company made some noise...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices Gaming

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Corsair K70 Lux RGB keeps it quiet with MX Silent switches
— 3:07 PM on August 25, 2017

Input devices are perhaps the most subjective of all PC components. Individuals seek out mice in shapes and configurations based on physiology and desires, and...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Razer Wolverine Ultimate controller is flashy and customizable
— 9:00 AM on August 25, 2017

Ever since a sizing misstep with the original Xbox "Duke" controller, Microsoft has done a pretty bang-up job in the controller hardware department. The Xbox...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Corsair's K68 water-resistant gaming keyboard reviewed
— 1:24 PM on August 24, 2017

Corsair's K68 keyboard blends the company's usual recipe of Cherry MX switches and discrete media controls with an unusual new feature: a water-resistant membrane under...

Type: Feature article Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Thursday deals: a 4K display, a fantastic case, and fast storage
— 11:26 AM on August 24, 2017

Welcome back for another mid-week mini-deals post, gerbils. We've procured solid prices on a few precious products, and we present them for your perusal. A...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage Displays

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SteelSeries' Rival 310 and Sensei 310 gaming mice reviewed
— 1:16 PM on August 22, 2017

SteelSeries' Rival 310 and Sensei 310 are the company's first mice with its TrueMove3 sensor, which promises a wider range of one-to-one tracking than any...

Type: Feature article Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Deals of the week: mobos, CPUs, displays, and more
— 11:22 AM on August 18, 2017

Greetings folks! We're putting the finishing touches on our lengthy (read: enormous) review of AMD's Threadripper CPUs. While that particular cake is about to come...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Storage Displays Memory

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Alphacool HDX5 keeps a pair of M.2 SSDs cool
— 10:00 AM on August 18, 2017

It's been a long time since I've run out of SATA ports on a new build, but it still happens in home servers and NAS...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage

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Razer Atheris is ready to strike on the move
— 5:00 PM on August 15, 2017

It always seemed a bit strange to me that Razer would name its mice after venomous snakes, given the eater-eaten relationship between the two animals....

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Adata's XPG SX9000 NVMe SSD is its fastest yet
— 1:00 PM on August 15, 2017

Among Adata's M.2 offerings that we saw at Computex, the most striking was surely the XPG SX9000. Besides the flashy red PCB and...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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SteelSeries's new QX2 switches debut on the Apex M750 keyboard
— 11:30 AM on August 15, 2017

Time was when Cherry MXs were just about the only game in town for mechanical keyboard switches. However, with the recent explosion of gaming peripherals,...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Samsung's Portable SSD T5 reviewed
— 9:00 AM on August 15, 2017

Samsung has refreshed its portable SSD lineup with 64-layer V-NAND and an aluminum unibody. We take the new T5 external for a spin to see...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Deals of the week: a huge display, mobos, RAM, and more
— 10:37 AM on August 11, 2017

Top of the morning to ye, gerbils! The sky is blue, the temperature's just right, everyone's at the nearby beach... and I'm sitting here putting...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage Displays Memory

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