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Liquid nitrogen flows at MSI's CES overclocking event
— 11:41 PM on January 10, 2011

Speed was the name of the game last week at MSI's Master Overclocking Arena 2011: Americas Final. The event was hosted at the Pole Position...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Intel and Nvidia hug it out, announce new cross-licensing deal
— 4:33 PM on January 10, 2011

After firing lawsuits back and forth, Intel and Nvidia appear to have buried the hatchet. The two have put an end to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Chipsets

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Lucid software lets QuickSync video mix with discrete GPU
— 2:54 PM on January 10, 2011

Several of the decisions Intel made when putting together the platform for its Sandy Bridge processors have combined to result in a bizarre and frustrating...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards

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Two Mini-ITX Sandy Bridge motherboards coming from Gigabyte
— 2:23 PM on January 10, 2011

The low power consumption, improved integrated graphics component, and updated peripheral payload of Intel's Sandy bridge processor platform is particularly well-suited to the diminutive Mini-ITX...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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EVGA tackles Sandy Bridge with two P67 motherboards
— 2:04 PM on January 10, 2011

Although it currently offers five different motherboards based on Intel's P55 chipset, EVGA is simplifying its lineup for Sandy Bridge. At CES, the company briefed...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Xonar DG sound card squeezed into USB thumb drive
— 11:04 AM on January 10, 2011

We're big fans of Asus' Xonar sound cards. Numerous models have passed through our labs over the last few years, and most have won...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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Sandy Bridge goes Mini-ITX with Zotac
— 1:08 AM on January 7, 2011

CES — Unless you still haven't read Scott's excellent Sandy Bridge review, you'll know the deal by now: Intel's new generation of processors packs...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Gigabyte intros G1-Killer motherboard series
— 10:41 PM on January 6, 2011

CES — Gigabyte has been teasing a new line of motherboards for a little while now. At the Consumer Electronics Show, the company finally...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Corsair intros new cases, dips into speakers
— 8:27 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — On the eve of the official opening of the Consumer Electronics Show, Corsair previewed a number of products due to arrive in the...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Storage

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MSI shows next-gen motherboards, fresh graphics cards
— 3:39 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — Like most motherboard makers, MSI has a boatload of Sandy Bridge products to show off at the Consumer Electronics Show. We've already...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards

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SATA-IO announces USM standard for external storage
— 2:19 PM on January 5, 2011

CES — The Serial ATA International Organization, otherwise known as SATA-IO, has announced a new specification for external storage devices. Dubbed USM, or Universal...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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PC gamers first to unlock new Battlefield map
— 11:07 AM on December 31, 2010

The Battlefield franchise cut its teeth on the PC, which remains the best platform for first-person shooters. However, recent chapters have also been available...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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SSD shrinkage leads to Intel 310 Series
— 6:00 AM on December 29, 2010

Intel has added a fresh line of solid-state drives to its growing portfolio of storage products. This isn't the long-awaited successor to the X25-M...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Shacknews names the best games of 2010
— 1:00 PM on December 28, 2010

With 2011 just a few days away, now's a good time to reflect. Shacknews thought so, too, because it's running a series of

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AOL spent 'over $300 million' on those trial CDs
— 6:00 AM on December 28, 2010

If you weren't in diapers in the 1990s, odds are you remember seeing AOL trial discs on a regular basis. How much did it cost...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Internet

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Etc.
— 4:19 PM on December 24, 2010

Merry Christmas!

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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EA: In-game advertising 'hasn't really taken off'
— 6:00 AM on December 23, 2010

A few years ago, getting real-world billboards and Coke machines in games was the latest rage. Even Microsoft joined in, acquiring in-game advertising firm Massive...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Steam sale offers Bad Company 2 for $6.79
— 10:04 AM on December 21, 2010

For a couple more hours today, you can pick up Battlefield: Bad Company 2 for just $6.79 on Steam. If you're a little...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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