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The TR Podcast 81: Superbowl ads, Sandy Bridge trouble, and a graphics giveaway
— 10:58 AM on February 17, 2011

This episode of the podcast melds talk of Superbowl ads with discussion of Intel's chipset snafu—and much more. We're also giving away a free...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Apple shells out $3.9 billion to keep the spice flowing
— 9:36 AM on February 1, 2011

It's good to be the king. Not content with raking in truckloads of cash and being among the world's highest-valued companies, Apple is now throwing...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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The TR Podcast 80: Titanium graphics and Sandy Bridge goes mobile
— 2:01 AM on February 1, 2011

This episode of the podcast is rife with Sandy Bridge talk, but we also delve into other topics, like Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 560...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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The TR Podcast 79: A Sandy Bridge to CES
— 9:08 PM on January 17, 2011

Between a detailed look at Intel's new Sandy Bridge processors (not to mention the slew of motherboards that come along with them) and all the...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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New Asus LCD has 24-inch IPS panel, 1920x1200 resolution
— 2:03 PM on January 10, 2011

As LCD monitors with 6-bit TN panels continue to dominate the landscape, displays with IPS panels have become increasingly scarce. That's a shame for...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Pixel Qi plans three new screens for 2011
— 10:44 AM on December 21, 2010

I have a serious crush on Pixel Qi's transflective display. It may only be 10 inches across and offer 1024x600 pixels of display resolution,...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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The TR Podcast 78: The GPUs pair up, avoiding RSIs, and a special sneak preview
— 10:03 AM on December 13, 2010

Join us for an episode that may help you avoid office injuries, speed up your laptop hard drive, get excited for the next version...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Poll: What kind of panel lives inside your LCD monitor?
— 12:56 PM on December 9, 2010

Thanks to the rise of TN panels, LCD monitors have become incredibly cheap. However, some of us are still willing to pay a premium...

Poll Question: • My primary LCD's panel type is:

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Intel, AMD to phase out VGA by 2015
— 12:17 PM on December 8, 2010

Death to VGA! No, not Spike's painfully lame Video Game Awards (although those could also use the axe) but the analog video connector that's...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Chipsets Displays

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Quantum dots offer OLED alternative for large-scale displays
— 11:52 AM on December 7, 2010

Although OLED displays can now be found in smartphones and extremely expensive televisions, the technology has struggled to ramp up to larger panel sizes. ...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Microsoft patent promises tactile feedback for touch screens
— 2:17 PM on November 29, 2010

Touch screens are everywhere, and they're only going to become more prevalent as smart phones and tablets continue to grow in popularity. However, for...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Personal tech

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The TR Podcast 77: iPhone Rage, special edition GPUs, and discrete audio
— 3:37 PM on November 28, 2010

We cover a lot of ground in this episode, from iOS gaming and early benchmark results to sound cards and new Nvidia gear. Tune...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Deal of the week: Storage, cooling, RAM, and IPS displays
— 4:53 PM on November 19, 2010

We've got a smorgasbord of deals for you this week—and, in what will hopefully become a regular feature, some deals for our Canadian friends, as...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage Displays Memory

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LCD manufacturers' dead pixel policies explained
— 7:02 PM on November 18, 2010

When looking for a new flat-panel monitor, one of the most important things to consider is the dead-pixel policy held by each company. These policies...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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New capacitive touch screen supports stylus, non-conductive input
— 11:19 AM on November 17, 2010

Years ago, resistive touch screens dominated the landscape. They were the only game in town for tablet PCs and PDAs, and the stylus was...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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The TR Podcast 76: Black Ops, Brazos, and the GTX 580
— 11:21 PM on November 14, 2010

Join us for a thorough look at AMD's next mobile platform, Nvidia's biggest and baddest new GPU, and our take on the next game...

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Here comes wireless DisplayPort: VESA and WiGig team up
— 7:00 AM on November 3, 2010

The WiGig Alliance is certainly keeping busy. Just under six months after releasing their 7Gbps wireless spec and partnering up with the Wi-Fi Alliance,...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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The TR Podcast 75: Gaming in the cloud, new Radeons, and the ultimate fan controller
— 9:41 PM on October 30, 2010

This episode is rife with discussion about AMD's 6800-series Radeons. We also discuss the OnLive cloud gaming service, the newly rebooted Medal of Honor, a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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