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Launch roundup: Two cases, 18 mouse buttons, and 1080p through USB
— 3:25 PM on July 8, 2010

This week, we've collected launch announcements from Atlona, Enermax, Thermaltake, WarMouse. Let's start with the enthusiast gear: ...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Input devices

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How many CPU cores do you need for games?
— 11:25 AM on July 8, 2010

These days, it's virtually impossible to buy a desktop CPU with fewer than two cores. Dual-core CPUs have become the norm, and quad-core systems...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Gaming

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2.7GHz Phenom II X6 said to be in the works
— 9:26 AM on July 8, 2010

Longing for a quicker member of AMD's Phenom II X6 family? Don't hold your breath, says Fudzilla—the existing Phenom II X6 1090T will reportedly...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Thursday Shortbread
— 2:36 AM on July 8, 2010

Eight is Enough DigiTimes reports HDD prices dropping since end of June Guru3D, Hardware Heaven, Legit Reviews, OC3D, PC Perspective,...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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National Macaroni Day Shortbread
— 12:44 AM on July 7, 2010

The Magnificent Seven InfoWorld has 10 reasons why the PC is here to stay TweakTown: Has ATX run its course? Firefox 4 Beta 1:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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PhysX hobbled on the CPU by x87 code
— 12:21 AM on July 7, 2010

Nvidia has long promoted its PhysX game physics middleware as an example of a computing problem that benefits greatly from GPU acceleration, and a number...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Gaming

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Take Your Webmaster to Lunch Day Shortbread
— 3:27 PM on July 6, 2010

Eight is Enough Fudzilla reports Apple facing EU antitrust probe C|Net reports PCs beat Apple in summer price wars TC Magazine reports Bluetooth 4.0...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Report: Quicker Athlon II X4 coming this quarter
— 6:00 AM on July 6, 2010

We heard about impending tweaks to Intel's CPU family last week. Now, the rumor mill is churning out details about AMD's plans for the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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National Apple Turnover Day Shortbread
— 5:35 PM on July 5, 2010

The Magnificent Seven InfoWorld reports Intel defends iCore performance vs. parallel processing Prince: "The Internet's completely over" TUAW: Is AT&T capping iPhone upload speeds?...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Fourth of July Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on July 4, 2010

The Pick 6 Antenna expert: Apple is right, iPhone signal woes overblown BGR: Apple is wrong, that...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Air Conditioning Appreciation Day Shortbread
— 4:31 PM on July 3, 2010

Eight is Enough Apple: iPhone 4 reception problem is a software issue, fix coming in 'a few weeks' TUAW shares rumor: Apple has a

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Signs point to Microsoft introducing multi-touch mouse
— 3:42 PM on July 2, 2010

According to this post over at istartedsomething, Microsoft may introduce a multi-touch mouse as early as tomorrow. A number of European retailers have...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Report: Intel to freshen up CPU line this summer
— 2:05 PM on July 2, 2010

Let's face it: after the bevy of exciting new CPUs they already launched this year, the folks at Intel probably deserve a little summer break....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Launch roundup: multitouch gaming, killer DIMMs, and more
— 10:12 AM on July 2, 2010

Another week, another roundup of product launches. This time, we have news from Corsair, iBuypower, and NZXT. MAGIC ships with...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Memory Input devices

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Jobs Friday Shortbread
— 7:40 AM on July 2, 2010

Eight is Enough Ars Technica on the PC: Simply less interesting than it was in 1998 - 2003 TC Magazine reports Seagate and LSI develop...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Deal of the week: It's raining coupons, halellujah!
— 1:08 PM on July 1, 2010

Newegg has kicked off Fourth of July celebrations a little early this year, e-mailing us a cornucopia of coupon codes that can shrink prices...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Multimedia Cases Storage Input devices Gaming Networking

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Second Half of the Year Day / Canada Day Shortbread
— 10:52 AM on July 1, 2010

Eight is Enough DigiTimes reports Intel to launch new CPUs in 3Q10 and AMD may see tight chip supply from TSMC in 2H10 Fudzilla reports...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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95W Phenom II X6 1055T found in Japanese store
— 9:32 AM on July 1, 2010

If you shop for a Phenom II X6 processor today, you get to choose between a 125W thermal envelope and... a 125W thermal...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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