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Micron integrates ECC controller into next-gen flash memory
— 6:00 AM on December 3, 2010

Moving the production of NAND flash memory to finer fabrication processes is sure to drive down the price of SSDs. The more memory chips...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Poll: How big is your CPU fan?
— 1:14 PM on December 2, 2010

As CPUs have become more power efficient, the fans used to cool them have grown in size. That might seem counter-intuitive, but it speaks...

Poll Question: • How big is your CPU fan?

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Cooling

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Deal of the week: Canadian edition
— 9:12 PM on November 25, 2010

Just because folks up here celebrate Thanksgiving a few weeks early doesn't mean they can't reap the spoils of Black Friday like their American friends....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Storage Memory Input devices

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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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DDR3 prices are on the way down
— 9:05 AM on November 15, 2010

Memory makers can't seem to catch a break. The short reprieve from rock-bottom memory prices they enjoyed throughout this year is coming to an end....

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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AMD's SB800-series fan speed controller exposed
— 11:00 AM on October 26, 2010

We've long bemoaned the sorry state of BIOS-level fan speed controls, but AMD's SB800-series south bridge chips have a lot to offer on that...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets Cooling

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Super Talent touts 'world's first' 4GB, 1600MHz SO-DIMM
— 4:27 PM on October 13, 2010

Not everybody buys a laptop to cram it full of high-speed, high-density memory, but those who do might see the appeal in Super Talent's latest...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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A quick look at Corsair's A50 and A70 CPU coolers
— 12:36 AM on October 13, 2010

Corsair has broadened its portfolio with a pair of reasonably priced CPU heatsinks. We take a quick look at what the A50 and A70...

Type: Feature article Tags: Cooling

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Release roundup: New cases, low-voltage RAM, and a 2GB GTX 460
— 4:24 PM on September 16, 2010

With IDF in full swing in San Francisco, smaller hardware makers are probably in no hurry to unveil new products, lest they be overshadowed by...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Memory

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Samsung predicts memory oversupply
— 9:14 AM on September 8, 2010

We applauded the recent drop in memory prices in our new system guide yesterday. Apparently, prices could be headed down further still. DigiTimes says...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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Deal of the week: a cheap GTX 460, $550 Nehalem ultraportable, and more
— 4:03 PM on September 3, 2010

We've got a trio of deals for you this week. First, while scouting for parts for the next edition of our TR system guide, we...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Memory Mobile computing

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HP, Hynix team up to mass-produce memristors
— 12:03 PM on September 1, 2010

Most people know HP best for its well-established printers and consumer PCs, but the firm has some intriguing memory technology coming down the pike, as...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Mass production of 24-nm flash memory begins at Toshiba
— 11:43 AM on August 31, 2010

Add Toshiba to the growing list of flash memory providers who have upgraded to the next generation of fabrication technologies. The company has

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Intel and Micron start sampling 25-nano TLC flash memory
— 12:06 PM on August 17, 2010

Intel has announced that it and Micron have become the first to sample 25-nm flash memory that packs three bits per cell. Otherwise...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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Release roundup: Cases, cooling, SDKs, and more
— 5:13 PM on August 12, 2010

This week in our release roundup, we have news from AMD, Antec, iBuypower, and Lian Li. AMD releases ATI Stream SDK...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Cooling Systems

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Corsair rolls out bigger, meaner liquid cooler
— 5:19 PM on August 4, 2010

Self-contained liquid cooling kits can be interesting alternatives to air coolers, especially for folks obsessed with low noise levels. Corsair is still hard at work...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling

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Latest Kingston HyperX modules have liquid-cooling support
— 1:39 PM on August 3, 2010

Few folks liquid-cool their PCs, let alone their memory. But those who do will be happy to know that Kingston has released a trio...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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Good news: RAM is getting cheaper again
— 6:00 AM on July 16, 2010

Don't resign yourself to selling a kidney for that memory upgrade just yet. Yes, we all miss the days of memory makers bankrupting themselves to...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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