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Steve Jobs dies
— 7:12 PM on October 5, 2011

Apple founder and former CEO Steve Jobs has died. A tribute page on the Apple website delivers the news, along with a brief note:

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Epic ports Unreal Engine 3... to Flash
— 9:30 AM on October 5, 2011

Unreal Engine 3 has definitely shown up in some unexpected places—most notably Apple's iOS devices, in the form of Infinity Blade (and the upcoming Infinity...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Internet Software

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Tim Cook unveils the iPhone 4S—no iPhone 5 in sight
— 2:19 PM on October 4, 2011

So much for all of those mockups and silicon case designs hinting at a teardrop-shaped iPhone 5 with a four-inch screen. Apple CEO Tim Cook...

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Asus confirms Transformer 2 will cost $499
— 10:55 AM on October 4, 2011

Asus' Eee Pad Transformer is rather unique in the world of tablets, not only because it docks into a keyboard with a built-in battery and...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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IHS iSuppli: Kindle Fire is worth $191.65 in parts
— 4:34 PM on October 3, 2011

Surely, at $199, the upcoming Kindle Fire can't be much of a cash cow for Amazon. Or can it? IHS iSuppli has put together an...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Deal of the week: 8GB of fast RAM for $48, new games under $40
— 4:48 PM on September 30, 2011

You've probably gotten the memo about RAM becoming dirt-cheap in recent months, but reminders like this one are always nice to see. Right now, Amazon...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Gaming

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Amazon tipped to buy remnants of Palm from HP
— 12:12 PM on September 30, 2011

HP is clearly overcome with buyer's remorse over its acquisition of Palm, and the future of the former mobile company and its webOS software...

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Chrome may soon pass Firefox in popularity
— 9:33 AM on September 30, 2011

Firefox was the go-to alternative to Internet Explorer for many years. Then, in September 2008, Google released Chrome. The Google browser has been slowly growing...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Report: 10.1'' Amazon tablet coming before year's end
— 6:00 AM on September 30, 2011

With a $199 price tag and a 7" display, Amazon's freshly announced Kindle Fire couldn't be more different than the iPad. Amazon may not have...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Apple rumored to axe iconic iPod
— 10:46 AM on September 29, 2011

Apple owes much of its success to the original iPod, which made MP3 players mainstream and spawned an entire family of devices that continues to...

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Etc.
— 10:17 AM on September 29, 2011

Morning, all. In case you didn't know it, today is the day the Battlefield 3 beta becomes available to all. You just have...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming The Tech Report

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It's raining Kindles: Amazon announces four new devices
— 10:57 AM on September 28, 2011

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos took a page from Steve Jobs's playbook at a keynote in New York City this morning, where he played up the...

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Apple sets date for next iPhone event
— 12:35 PM on September 27, 2011

Well, that ought to put an end to the rumor mill's endless speculation about the next iPhone's launch date—at least until we start hearing about...

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Firefox 7 released, scores well in performance tests
— 10:46 AM on September 27, 2011

Firefox 7 is out, and the release has prompted the folks at Lifehacker to run some performance tests on the current crop of...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Windows 8 will store settings in the cloud via Windows Live
— 4:43 PM on September 26, 2011

If you jump back and forth between multiple PCs on a regular basis, you probably know how annoying it is to keep track of various...

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Deal of the week: Cheap SSDs and a couple of game deals
— 5:04 PM on September 23, 2011

We've got some solid-state drive, memory, and PC game deals for you all this week, starting with a sale on Crucial products at Amazon....

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Gaming

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Amazon could unveil its Android tablet next week
— 4:15 PM on September 23, 2011

By now, you've probably caught wind of the rumors that Amazon is not-so-quietly cooking up an Android tablet. One blogger even claims to have...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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New Samsung fab churns out 2x-nm memory
— 11:44 AM on September 23, 2011

If only real men have fabs, then Samsung is looking particularly masculine today. The company has kicked off production at Line-16, a new...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory

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