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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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First Firefox 4 beta arrives with tabs on top
— 6:00 AM on July 7, 2010

Between Chrome, Opera, and this latest pre-release version of Firefox, web browsers are starting to look more alike than ever. Mozilla put up the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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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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Euro e-tailers start listing an Asus GeForce GTX 460
— 9:18 AM on July 6, 2010

All of those leaked details about an upcoming GeForce GTX 460 graphics card from Nvidia might just be true. At least, a card that...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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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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Internet Explorer sees renewed usage share growth
— 9:36 AM on July 2, 2010

Eventually, Microsoft's renewed efforts to curb Internet Explorer's decline in popularity ought pay off. In fact, they may already be. IE marketing chief Ryan Gavin...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Sub-$200 GeForces with DirectX 11 could launch in August
— 6:00 AM on July 2, 2010

We've learned a lot in recent weeks about the GeForce GTX 460, which should be Nvidia's cheapest DirectX 10 GPU to date. Now, the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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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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3D Vision Surround makes debut in beta GeForce driver
— 11:22 AM on June 29, 2010

What's geekier than sitting in front of a 3D monitor while wearing stereoscopic glasses? Sitting in front of three identical 3D monitors while while wearing...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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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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Leaked photos show stubby GeForce GTX 460
— 11:57 AM on June 24, 2010

We have specs, we have overclocking details, we have a picture of the GPU. Now, finally, images of an entire GeForce GTX...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Latest IE 9 Platform Preview plays H.264 video via HTML5
— 5:06 PM on June 23, 2010

If you had any remaining doubts about Microsoft's intent to support HTML5 video, prepare to cast those aside. The company has released a third...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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FireStream 9370, 9350 bring Cypress computing to servers
— 12:05 PM on June 23, 2010

In conjunction with today's announcement of the Opteron 4100 series of CPUs, AMD has also raised the curtains on a pair of FireStream cards. The...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Servers

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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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GeForce GTX 460 said to be a formidable overclocker
— 9:37 AM on June 23, 2010

Nvidia's mid-range Fermi derivative won't just be cheaper, smaller, and less power-hungry than the mighty GF100, according to the rumor mill. Now, word is that...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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GPU-accelerated video decoding comes to VLC media player
— 10:48 AM on June 22, 2010

Windows Media Player may have a foothold with the masses, but PC enthusiasts seem to prefer the VLC media player. Available for Windows, OS...

Type: News story Tags: Software

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Chrome 6 will have PDF viewing built in
— 9:11 AM on June 21, 2010

Not content to build Flash into Chrome, Google now intends to make Adobe Reader an unnecessary download, as well. The company says the latest developer...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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