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SSD upgrade speeds console load times
— 10:52 AM on December 14, 2010

Gaming sites are buzzing this morning over this post in the Beyond3D forums, which explores the improvement in load times one can experience...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Game consoles

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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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Microsoft enjoys strong Kinect sales, endorses hacking
— 11:02 AM on November 30, 2010

When Microsoft first revealed its Kinect motion controller, I wondered whether consumers would really want to interface with games by waving their arms in the...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Game consoles

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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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Imminent Gran Turismo launch makes PC driving games that much more depressing
— 2:10 PM on November 15, 2010

After one pay-to-play demo, numerous delays, and years of waiting, Gran Turismo 5 finally has a release date for the PlayStation 3. You'll be...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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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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New Xbox 360 wireless controller hits shelves today
— 6:44 PM on November 10, 2010

Are you tired of being out of shape? Think it might be time to cut way back on your Xbox 360 play, get off that...

Type: News story Tags: Game consoles

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Microsoft posts record-breaking revenue
— 6:00 AM on October 29, 2010

Yes, believe it or not, Microsoft is still raking in truckloads of cash. In other news, the sky is still blue, and grass still grows...

Type: News story Tags: Game consoles Software Windows

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Concept Sony phone has slide-out PSP-style controls
— 3:41 PM on October 27, 2010

You might have seen Sony's recent ad campaign—you know, the one that ridicules smartphone gaming and promotes the PSP as a genuine handheld gaming...

Type: News story Tags: Game consoles Personal tech

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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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Microsoft's Tsunoda: 'Hardly anyone' plays PC shooters anymore
— 10:20 AM on September 21, 2010

Folks at Microsoft are busy hyping up Kinect for its early November launch, and at least one company executive has gone a little overboard. Kudo...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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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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$7,669 gaming PC has integrated Xbox 360
— 3:59 PM on September 7, 2010

Origin PC announced a new gaming desktop called "The Big O" today. If you're one of countless gamers wishing you could play Halo 3...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Game consoles

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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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New Xbox controller promises improved directional pad
— 1:47 PM on August 31, 2010

While the PC's keyboard and mouse are an ideal combo for first-person shooters, gamepads are much better for some other genres. Microsoft's Xbox 360...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Game consoles

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