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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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Second-gen iPad coming next quarter, says report
— 6:00 AM on November 19, 2010

A lot of folks, including yours truly, are eagerly awaiting the wave of iPad killers due to arrive early next year. Interestingly, though, it looks...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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id's Rage arrives on the iTunes Store
— 9:32 AM on November 18, 2010

This sets a shocking precedent: a next-generation blockbuster game premiering first on Apple's iOS devices. Okay, so id Software's Rage and Rage HD...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Personal tech

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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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Intel collaborates with Hitachi on Ultrastar SSD400S solid-state disk
— 2:01 AM on November 16, 2010

Intel and Hitachi have collaborated on a new line of enterprise-class solid-state disks. Today marks the introduction of the Ultrastar SSD400S family, which will be...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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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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Deal of the week: Enclosures, hard drives, and more
— 5:13 PM on November 12, 2010

Newegg's pre-Black Friday sales frenzy is still in high gear, with a full page of deals running until Sunday night. I'm seeing a good...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage

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Tegra 2 tablets will outperform the iPad, says Nvidia's Huang
— 3:15 PM on November 12, 2010

Nvidia CEO Jen-Hsun Huang has never been afraid to speak his mind, and this article over at CNet News contains some interesting tablet-related comments...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Mobile computing Personal tech

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Slates won't kill netbooks, IDC predicts
— 12:35 PM on November 10, 2010

These days, everyone seems to agree that slates are cannibalizing laptop sales to some extent. And because of their low cost and limited functionality, netbooks...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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RIM targets sub-$500 price for PlayBook slate
— 9:40 AM on November 10, 2010

Let the slate price war begin! According to Bloomberg, Research In Motion has revealed that its seven-inch PlayBook slate will hit the streets next...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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Gigabyte struts its Sandy Bridge mobos
— 6:00 AM on November 8, 2010

Apparently, Intel has some more of those CPU doohickeys coming out early next year, and motherboard makers are eagerly teasing their matching products. We already...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Deal of the week: A bargain smorgasbord
— 3:30 PM on November 5, 2010

Black Friday isn't due for another three weeks, but deals of all kinds are already becoming plentiful. Newegg, in particular, seems to be running a...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Storage Miscellaneous Personal tech

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Swedes get sneak peek at Asus mobo with UEFI
— 3:43 PM on November 3, 2010

For all the strides PCs make toward greater speed and sophistication, hitting that delete key after startup always feels like stepping back in time. The...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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ViewSonic confirms two ViewPad tablets
— 10:50 AM on November 1, 2010

ViewSonic has confirmed a number of details about its upcoming ViewPad tablets. Later this quarter, the ViewPad 7 will debut with an estimated...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Report: Next, next-gen Intel chipsets to offer USB 3.0 support
— 9:17 AM on November 1, 2010

Rumor has it that select desktop and notebook chipsets for AMD's upcoming Llano platform will offer native support for USB 3.0. SuperSpeed support...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

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Carmack blogs about Rage iPhone game
— 6:00 AM on November 1, 2010

When id Software programmer and FPS pioneer John Carmack speaks, we listen. Sometimes, we even understand what he's saying. In this post...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Personal tech

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Industry heavyweights collaborate on PCIe SSDs
— 11:04 AM on October 29, 2010

A group including Intel, Dell, IBM, and EMC is collaborating on a standard for PCI Express-based solid-state disks. Ars Technica has the skinny...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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New details revealed about Asus' upcoming slates
— 10:00 AM on October 29, 2010

Asus has a cornucopia of slate devices primed for releases over the coming months, and DigiTimes has gotten the scoop about them straight from...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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