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HPC switch fabric shares package with next-gen Xeon Phi
— 6:00 AM on June 24, 2014

The International Supercomputing Conference is underway in Leipzig, Germany, and Intel has used the occasion to reveal some new tidbits about its next-gen Xeon...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 3:01 AM on June 24, 2014

Eight is Enough Schaeffer's Trading Floor Blog: Pacific Crest downgrades AMD, SunPower Corp, and Nvidia Reuters: Micron earnings beat forecasts, better PC sales...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Microsoft OneDrive will offer 15GB for free next month
— 12:56 PM on June 23, 2014

Users of Microsoft's OneDrive cloud storage have reason to smile this morning. According to a post on the OneDrive blog, starting next month, users...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Software

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Experimental MIT chip brings cache coherency to many cores
— 10:48 AM on June 23, 2014

CPU core counts are growing. Four or eight cores are pedestrian nowadays, and core counts in the double digits are becoming increasingly common in...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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Weekend Shortbread
— 7:10 PM on June 21, 2014

Eight is Enough WCCFtech: Intel Haswell-E and X99 chipset release dates confirmed—Haswell refresh Pentium processors coming July 20 CPU World: AMD A8-6410 "Beema:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Friday Shortbread
— 1:56 PM on June 20, 2014

The Pick 6 WCCFtech: Intel Devil's Canyon flagship Core i7-4790K massively overclocked—7GHz barrier broken Worldwide PC monitor market undergoes a slight decline in the...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Deal of the week: Potent graphics, big SSDs, and more
— 11:12 AM on June 20, 2014

The best gaming deals of the week can probably be found in the Steam Summer Sale, but what about hardware? We've combed through the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage

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Thursday Night Shortbread
— 11:42 PM on June 19, 2014

Eight is Enough TechSpot op-ed: Are we ready for 4K? CPU World: Several Xeon E5 v3 model numbers surfaced and Nvidia introduces GeForce...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Alleged bait-and-switch tactics spur Kingston, PNY SSD boycott
— 10:06 PM on June 19, 2014

Over the past week or so, we've seen an uproar over what some folks perceive as bait-and-switch tactics by SSD vendors Kingston and PNY,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Xeon hybrid marries x86 cores with FPGA sidekick
— 6:00 AM on June 19, 2014

At the GigaOm Structure event in San Francisco yesterday, Intel revealed that it has developed a hybrid server processor that combines a Xeon E5...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers

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Wednesday Night Shortbread
— 9:03 PM on June 18, 2014

Eight is Enough WCCFtech: Intel HEDT Haswell-E 'Core i7-5820K' to be 20% more expensive, Core i7-5930K and Core i7-5960X will remain the same E3...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Report: Micron, SK Hynix considering SSD controller investments
— 10:51 AM on June 17, 2014

The number of third-party SSD controllers has dwindled in recent years. OCZ bought Indilinx in 2011 and went on to be purchased by...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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SanDisk to acquire Fusion-io for $1.1 billion
— 10:35 AM on June 16, 2014

The consolidation continues in the SSD industry. SanDisk announced this morning that it's set to purchase Fusion-io for $1.1 billion in cash. According to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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The SSD Endurance Experiment: Casualties on the way to a petabyte
— 9:25 AM on June 16, 2014

We started our SSD Endurance Experiment with six SSDs. Now, after an astounding one petabyte of writes, only three of the drives remain. Join...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Deal of the week: Graphics cards, a mid-tower, and SSDs
— 11:04 AM on June 13, 2014

It's time for another weekly deals post. Here's a selection of discounted hardware we spotted this morning: Zotac's GeForce GTX 760 2GB graphics card is

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Storage

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AMD shuffles corporate deck to target PCs, ''high-growth markets''
— 9:22 AM on June 13, 2014

AMD is reorganizing its corporate structure in a bid to better serve both traditional PCs and "adjacent high-growth markets." Starting July 1, the firm...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Servers

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Friday the 13th Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on June 13, 2014

Eight is Enough Reuters: Intel raises outlook on stronger PC demand and AMD promotes exec, combines units, seeks new markets for chips Pocket-lint:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Noctua previews fuzzy fan tech, new heatpipes
— 11:09 AM on June 12, 2014

Long popular with quiet-PC builders and enthusiasts, Noctua previewed some interesting new technologies at Computex 2014 last week. First up was a velvet-like flock coating...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling

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