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Asus' Xonar DG and Xense sound cards
— 11:22 PM on November 21, 2010

Do you really need a discrete sound card? Simple question, and we've taken a look at Asus' new Xonar Xense and DG sound cards to...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Multimedia

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Deal of the week: Storage, cooling, RAM, and IPS displays
— 4:53 PM on November 19, 2010

We've got a smorgasbord of deals for you this week—and, in what will hopefully become a regular feature, some deals for our Canadian friends, as...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage Displays Memory

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PCI Express 3.0 base spec gets released
— 9:38 AM on November 19, 2010

Get ready for 16GB/s PCI Express x16 slots! PCI-SIG says it has released the PCI Express 3.0 base specification, allowing members to grab...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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LCD manufacturers' dead pixel policies explained
— 7:02 PM on November 18, 2010

When looking for a new flat-panel monitor, one of the most important things to consider is the dead-pixel policy held by each company. These policies...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Catalyst 10.11 drivers speed up Battleforge, fix bugs
— 6:00 AM on November 18, 2010

AMD's monthly Catalyst graphics driver update has arrived a little earlier than usual. You can grab it right now from AMD's Game website; changes...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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New capacitive touch screen supports stylus, non-conductive input
— 11:19 AM on November 17, 2010

Years ago, resistive touch screens dominated the landscape. They were the only game in town for tablet PCs and PDAs, and the stylus was...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Signs point to GlobalFoundries making AMD's 28-nm APUs
— 10:08 AM on November 17, 2010

After publishing yesterday's story about TSMC possibly manufacturing AMD's 28-nm APUs Krishna and Wichita, an interesting e-mail appeared in our inbox. The e-mail was...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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'GeForce GTX 570' could arrive in December
— 4:00 PM on November 16, 2010

Nvidia may not be done for the year just yet. According to a story at VR-Zone, which quotes an anonymous source, Nvidia's partners are...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Report: TSMC will manufacture 28-nm Zacate successor
— 3:29 PM on November 16, 2010

Despite GlobalFoundries expanding into bulk silicon manufacturing, TSMC may not stop getting love from AMD anytime soon. According to a story by CENS Taiwan Economic...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Nvidia quietly releases GeForce GTX 460 SE into the wild
— 9:20 AM on November 16, 2010

Nvidia has added a new graphics card to its mid-range lineup: the GeForce GTX 460 SE. This card is positioned as an alternative—and perhaps an...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD's Brazos platform: The benchmarks
— 11:00 PM on November 15, 2010

The moratorium on Zacate benchmarks has finally lifted. Come see how AMD's first accelerated processing unit fares throughout our mobile test suite.

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Etc.
— 1:22 PM on November 15, 2010

Wow. Although we've had lots of coverage of new CPU architectures this year, I just realized this morning that we haven't had a proper,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics The Tech Report

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Asus details Sandy Bridge motherboard lineup
— 11:49 PM on November 14, 2010

Early last week I had a look at Asus' 6-series motherboards. Keep reading to see what the world's biggest mobo maker has in store...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Nvidia and Intel to settle chipset licensing lawsuit?
— 7:11 PM on November 12, 2010

No one is suggesting that Intel and Nvidia are going to be BFFs anytime soon, but a posting today over at SemiAccurate indicates there's...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Cayman GPUs might not debut until mid-December
— 4:09 PM on November 12, 2010

Looking to grab a new graphics card from the Radeon HD 6900 series? You may still be able to get one in time for the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia reports a profit for last quarter
— 1:57 PM on November 12, 2010

Good news for Nvidia shareholders: the company seems to have bounced back from its none-too-pleasing second quarter, posting an $84.9-million net profit for its...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Radeon HD 6850, 6870 prices climb skyward
— 5:20 PM on November 11, 2010

About two and a half weeks have passed since AMD unveiled its Radeon HD 6850 and 6870 graphics cards. The new GPUs are formidable...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Morphological AA for Radeon HD 5000 series coming soon
— 3:28 PM on November 11, 2010

The morphological AA feature introduced with AMD's Radeon HD 6800-series graphics cards is an intriguing way of adding anti-aliasing to the unfortunate torrent of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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