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3D movies and the value of entertainment
— 10:30 PM on July 8, 2010

To take full advantage of this past long weekend, I unlatched myself from my computer and went to see a movie with my girlfriend. We...

Type: Blog post Tags: Multimedia Gaming

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Ye Olde HTPC gets a long-overdue upgrade
— 8:26 AM on July 2, 2010

I built my first proper home-theater PC so long ago that I don't remember exactly when. Five years ago sounds about right, but it...

Type: Blog post Tags: Systems

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Portege R700 sampled briefly
— 10:50 AM on June 30, 2010

Though he might not publicly admit it, I think I could detect some jealousy in Scott's voice when I called to say I was hanging...

Type: Blog post Tags: Systems Miscellaneous Mobile computing

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TR's Summer 2010 system guide
— 11:24 AM on June 29, 2010

Taking advantage of a short lull in component launches, we've refreshed our system guide with the very latest processors, graphics cards, and solid-state drives...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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The TR Podcast 67: Don't hold it that way, new server gear, and our favorite SSD
— 10:41 PM on June 27, 2010

In this episode, we cover the latest solid-state drives, AMD's newest server processors and graphics cards, and iPhone 4 troubles, with a spicy gaming...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Unoriginality Engine 3 and the console curse
— 11:22 PM on June 24, 2010

Am I just getting old? It can't be that, unless we've gone back a hundred years and I've already reached half my life expectancy. No,...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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From start to finish in Rez HD
— 8:32 AM on June 18, 2010

This year's E3 expo has played host to all sorts of new gaming hotness. We've learned that the Need for Speed franchise will return...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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The TR Podcast 66: Computex, hybrid hard drives, and iPhone 4
— 12:41 PM on June 14, 2010

With Cyril fresh from Computex, Scott and Geoff primed with new reviews, and Jordan armed with lame jokes, this is an episode you won't...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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HP's ZR24w: oh sRGB, let's never fight again
— 4:21 PM on May 28, 2010

A couple of years ago, I set out to find a 24" display with a non-TN panel, great image quality, and a reasonable price tag....

Type: Blog post Tags: Displays

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The TR Podcast 65: Multi-display madness, super-fast storage, and bring your own OS
— 1:39 AM on May 22, 2010

In this week's power-packed episode, we spend some quality time discussing all three of our latest reviews... and more.

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Settling in the Great Green North
— 11:15 PM on May 20, 2010

One of our loyal readers recently asked why I haven't talked more about...

Type: Blog post Tags: Miscellaneous

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Eyefinity to the sixth degree
— 11:39 PM on May 16, 2010

The newest Radeon HD 5870 unifies six monitors as one giant display wall. We've played loads of games on such a rig, purely for...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Displays

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Darwinia: a great game for notebooks
— 12:00 AM on May 14, 2010

I love budget ultraportables—especially my Aspire 1810TZ. For my needs, the Aspire's Consumer Ultra Low-Voltage processor is snappy enough to make the thin-and-light...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming

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The TR Podcast 64: Pots and kettles, Moorestown, and AMD strikes back
— 3:13 AM on May 10, 2010

This week on the TR Podcast: listener mail, the latest mobile platform from Intel, Steve Jobs' Flash rant, AMD's exciting new processors, and much more.

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Asus, Gigabyte, and MSI tackle AMD's 890FX chipset
— 1:39 PM on April 29, 2010

With 44 Gen2 PCIe lanes and six 6Gbps SATA ports, AMD's new 890FX may be the finest high-end chipset on the market. Join us...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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The TR Podcast 63: Hands on with the iPad, the creepy meter, and surround sound gaming
— 2:47 AM on April 26, 2010

Join us for another round-table episode of the TR Podcast featuring special guest and veteran tech journalist Will Smith. Our team talks about Will's...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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The TR Podcast 62.5: Overclocking in Silicon Valley
— 2:52 PM on April 21, 2010

Join us for another unique documentary-style TR Podcast episode as Jordan travels to San Jose, California to cover Asus' 3x3 Overclocking Summit.

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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TR's Spring 2010 system guide
— 12:42 AM on April 13, 2010

In this edition of the guide, we've fine-tuned our four main builds, added a hexa-core processor to our fastest config, and whipped up an...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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