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Via CPU pops up in cheaper Zbox Nano nettop
— 11:40 AM on October 6, 2011

Zotac's Zbox Nano AD10 nettop won an Editor's Choice award back in August. Take one look at the thing, and it's easy to...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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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:

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Systems Miscellaneous Internet Software Mac

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Nvidia suggests settings for higher-res Rage textures
— 5:15 PM on October 5, 2011

The PC version of id Software's Rage is making headlines lately, but perhaps not for the right reasons. Earlier today, Nvidia put up a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Llano Mini-ITX mobo face off: Asus F1A75-I Deluxe vs. Zotac A75-ITX WiFi
— 1:38 PM on October 5, 2011

The tight integration of AMD's Llano platform is perfectly suited to Mini-ITX motherboards. We test two of 'em from Asus and Zotac to see...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards

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TigerDirect lists Bulldozer, 990FX bundle a little early
— 10:07 AM on October 5, 2011

No, AMD still hasn't pulled the trigger on the desktop version of Bulldozer—at least, no announcement has hit the wires quite yet. Tiger Direct must...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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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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Radeon users get Rage graphics driver—for real this time
— 5:14 PM on October 4, 2011

Yeah, so, turns out the Rage driver AMD released yesterday wasn't all it was cracked up to be. The driver somehow made it online with...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Official datasheet fills in 32-nm Atom details
— 12:02 PM on October 4, 2011

Last week, the desktop variants of Intel's new Cedarview Atom processor popped up online. Now, we have details on versions of those CPUs...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Rage PC has some rough edges
— 10:02 AM on October 4, 2011

After four years in development, with pre-release drivers officially supporting the game, you'd expect Rage to be relatively free of bugs and kinks. Well, sadly,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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UPDATED: AMD rolls out Rage graphics driver update
— 6:00 AM on October 4, 2011

id Software's hotly anticipated shooter Rage is out today. If you pre-loaded it on Steam, you might have snuck in a little bit of playtime...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Are sound cards still relevant?
— 10:58 PM on September 29, 2011

Recently, I supplemented my desktop's arsenal of hardware with a stand-alone Asus Xonar DX sound card. This upgrade was something of a shot in...

Type: Blog post Tags: Multimedia

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Release roundup: Cases, power, cooling, and all-in-one PCs
— 5:19 PM on September 29, 2011

This week's release roundup is a doozy. We've got news from Asus, Be quiet!, Cooler Master, NZXT, and Thermaltake. Asus unveils...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Power Cooling Systems

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Catalyst 11.9 graphics drivers pop up
— 11:36 AM on September 29, 2011

Radeon owners have been treated to a double whammy of driver updates this month—first with the Catalyst 11.10 preview driver for Battlefield 3, and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD warns on third-quarter results
— 6:00 AM on September 29, 2011

Late yesterday, AMD warned investors that its results for this year's third quarter will be lower than expected. The company previously said revenue would...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Ex-AMD exec Bergman joins Synaptics as CEO, President
— 4:43 PM on September 28, 2011

Last week, long-time ATI and AMD executive Rick Bergman, who rose to Senior VP and GM of AMD's Graphics Product Group, abruptly resigned his...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Input devices

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32-nm Cedarview Atoms pop up online
— 11:13 AM on September 28, 2011

Intel has quietly added a pair of next-generation Atom processors to Ark, its online archive of product specifications. The chips are part of...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Zotac slaps PCI connector on GeForce GT 520
— 4:32 PM on September 27, 2011

Yes, believe it or not, PCI graphics cards are still a thing. Zotac has just announced one: a PCI version of the GeForce GT 520....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Graphene's electrical properties transformed by layer alignment
— 2:08 PM on September 27, 2011

Researchers at the University of California, Riverside, have made a rather interesting accidental discovery about the electrical properties of graphene, a lattice-like arrangement of...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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