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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: ...

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Alleged Russian spies suffered from dreadful IT support
— 1:16 PM on July 6, 2010

By now, you've probably heard about those 11 alleged Russian spies who were attempting to gather intelligence and penetrate "policy making circles" in the...

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Etc.
— 9:32 AM on July 6, 2010

I hope you had a good weekend. Here are some events witnessed during the course of the Fourth this year...

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Friday night topic: Your worst day ever
— 4:45 PM on July 2, 2010

I've been brutally unproductive today for various reasons, and it feels like everything is crashing down around me. As I sit and type, I...

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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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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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Etc.
— 9:20 AM on July 2, 2010

Our preparations are nearly complete...

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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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Best Buy would rather not show you that laptop, thanks
— 4:02 PM on June 28, 2010

The Toshiba Portégé R700, with which I'm rather taken, was due to make its way into Best Buy stores today, and I had hotly...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Mobile computing

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The latest USB oddity: foot switches
— 10:47 AM on June 28, 2010

The market is littered with all sorts of bizarre USB peripherals. Thumb drives are available in a multitude of shapes and sizes. ...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Friday night topic: Blowing stuff up
— 5:01 PM on June 25, 2010

The Fourth of July weekend is almost upon us, and that means it's time to begin considering your fireworks purchases, if you are, like me,...

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Apple requires location tracking for iTunes purchases
— 4:01 PM on June 23, 2010

Apple has published a controversial new privacy policy that reserves the right to collect precise location data from every iPad, iPhone, and Mac. ...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Personal tech

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Kinect's motion control tech coming to the PC
— 11:33 AM on June 23, 2010

The Xbox 360's new Kinect motion controller has all sorts of potential. Unfortunately, it also has some limitations, at least for now. Microsoft...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Saturday science subject: Our friends the parasites
— 2:55 PM on June 19, 2010

Human beings in the civilized world have spent incalculable resources improving sanitation, getting rid of disease, and curbing infant mortality, especially in the past century...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Friday night topic: The worst summer movie season?
— 5:49 PM on June 18, 2010

Man, this year's crop of summer movies seems to be... awful. I'm not excited about much of anything beyond Toy Story 3, and the only...

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Wi-Fi quadricopter offers augmented reality dogfights
— 10:54 AM on June 17, 2010

This year's E3 expo is teeming with new games and funky motion controllers. And then there's Parrot's AR.Drone, which has four tiny helicopter rotors,...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Gaming

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Thermaltake shows mechanical gaming keyboards
— 8:52 AM on June 3, 2010

COMPUTEX — Keyboards with clicky, mechanical keyswitches have gathered a cult following in recent years, and Thermaltake is planning to capitalize on that. Sitting next...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Apple becomes highest-valued tech company
— 6:00 AM on May 27, 2010

No, that headline isn't a typo. As the Associated Press reports, Apple's market capitalization surpassed Microsoft's on Wednesday, making the Mac maker the highest-valued...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Mac

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