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Windows 10 gets new Release Preview ring and detailed change logs
— 4:29 PM on February 10, 2016

Most users are aware that Microsoft regularly publishes updates to Windows 10 called "cumulative updates." Although that name has a nice ring to it, it...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Operating systems Windows

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Ash Wednesday Shortbread
— 9:49 AM on February 10, 2016

Eight is Enough It's official: Intel shuts down the cheap over- clocking party by closing Skylake loophole AMD increases notebook traction WCCFtech: AMD's Zen-based...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Google to phase out Flash display ads in January of next year
— 8:27 AM on February 10, 2016

Progress towards a Flash-free web continues. Google has announced that as of June 30 of this year, no new Flash-based ads will be accepted...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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National Bagel Day Shortbread
— 1:23 AM on February 9, 2016

Eight is Enough SlashGear: Nvidia cleared of Samsung's patent infringement suit The New Citavia Blog: More AMD Bristol Ridge SKUs leaked AnandTech: Sony enters...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Weekend Shortbread
— 2:25 PM on February 6, 2016

Eight is Enough PC Gamer: The world record Skylake overclock is an insane 7GHz The Stack: Intel says chips to become slower...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Deals of the week: Samsung's 850 EVO 1TB SSD for $290 and more
— 11:19 AM on February 5, 2016

It's Friday, gerbils, and you know what that means: it's for another round of high-quality deals on PC components. Here's what we found this week.

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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National Bubble Gum Day Shortbread
— 10:28 AM on February 5, 2016

Eight is Enough Ars Technica: This is probably the greatest custom PC build of all time Windows Central: Windows 10 cumulative update

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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ASRock kills its SkyOC BCLK overclocking feature
— 10:00 AM on February 5, 2016

Farewell, Skylake BCLK overclocking, we hardly knew ye. ASRock has pulled the plug on its SkyOC feature, not even a couple months after it...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Chipsets

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Google Safe Browsing blocks sites with fake download buttons
— 2:31 PM on February 4, 2016

Google is making good on its promise to protect users from social engineering attempts. The company is now putting the kibosh on fake...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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National Homemade Soup Day Shortbread
— 12:41 PM on February 4, 2016

Eight is Enough Ars Technica: Kangaroo Plus pocket PC one-ups Compute Stick with twice the RAM, storage C|Net: BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Soft Machines reveals performance targets for its VISC processors
— 1:15 PM on February 3, 2016

Soft Machines continues to develop CPUs built using its VISC architecture. If you're not already familiar with VISC, be sure to read our in-depth...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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National Wedding Ring Day Shortbread
— 11:01 AM on February 3, 2016

7 Up WCCFtech: AMD Zeppelin processor with 32 x86 Zen cores spotted in Linux changelog - EHP variant will have Vega 10 graphics...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Win10 becomes a recommended update for older Windows versions
— 4:09 PM on February 2, 2016

Last year, Microsoft said it had future plans to push users to upgrade to Windows 10, and it's keeping its promise. The operating system...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Groundhog Day Shortbread
— 12:30 PM on February 2, 2016

7 Up The Verge: Microsoft is now aggressively pushing Windows 10 upgrades WCCFtech: Intel might be forcing ban on non-K OC feature on...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Seagate hit with class-action lawsuit over 3TB drive failures
— 9:56 AM on February 2, 2016

Remember the IBM Deskstar fiasco many moons ago? We may be seeing a rehash of that story, this time with Seagate as a defendant....

Type: News story Tags: Storage Miscellaneous

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AMD puts Excavator on the desktop with the Athlon X4 845
— 8:52 AM on February 2, 2016

AMD had some announcements to make at CES regarding Socket AM4 and a new, quieter boxed cooler called the Wraith. While new CPUs and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Car Insurance Day Shortbread
— 11:29 AM on February 1, 2016

7 Up WCCFtech: Microsoft wants to make Universal Windows Platform the ultimate console & PC dev platform PCWorld: With GPUOpen, AMD hopes to...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Gigabyte X99 BIOS updates could hint at Broadwell-E CPU support
— 5:34 PM on January 29, 2016

Gigabyte has quietly released BIOS updates for its range of X99-chipset-based motherboards. Along with support for 16GB DIMMs, the new firmware versions bring support...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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