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TR's March 2011 system guide
— 10:48 PM on February 24, 2011

Just because Sandy Bridge isn't really available doesn't mean you can't build a solid PC. Join us for a look at four tantalizing configs...

Type: Feature article Tags: Systems

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Report: MSI preps Brazos-based tablet
— 9:35 AM on February 24, 2011

We've already heard whispers about an Acer tablet sporting one of AMD's new Fusion APUs. Now, DigiTimes reports that MSI is cooking up...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Photos suggests Light Peak will debut in new MacBook Pros
— 6:00 AM on February 24, 2011

Apple has a long history of trailblazing in the I/O world, and it looks set to uphold that tradition by adopting Intel's Light Peak interconnect...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Input devices Mobile computing Mac

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Report: Apple to announce iPad 2 on March 2
— 6:00 AM on February 23, 2011

Mark your calendars, folks. All Things Digital blogger Kara Swisher says she's learned from "multiple sources" that Apple will unveil its second-gen iPad one week...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Windows 7 Service Pack 1 hits Windows Update
— 2:18 PM on February 22, 2011

Just as scheduled, and less than two weeks after the release-to-manufacturing date, Microsoft has unleashed its first service pack for Windows 7 and Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Release roundup: CyberLink updates and server gear
— 5:07 PM on February 17, 2011

The pickings are a little slimmer this week, but we still had a couple of interesting announcements sitting in our inbox. The first is from...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Systems Software Servers

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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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Poll: How do you back up your data?
— 12:54 PM on February 16, 2011

The more data we accumulate in our increasingly digital lives, the more we stand to lose in the event of a catastrophic storage failure. ...

Poll Question: • How do you back up your personal data?

Type: News story Tags: Software Personal tech

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Breaking the broken
— 12:41 PM on February 16, 2011

Last week, Apple updated its iBooks app for all iOS devices. The world, even the book nerd world, did not break out into flash mobs...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mac Personal tech Copyright

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Radio breakthrough could double Wi-Fi performance
— 11:05 AM on February 16, 2011

Scientists at Stanford University have made a breakthrough that could double the speed of Wi-Fi and other wireless networks. This boost comes courtesy of...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Gloss begone
— 7:57 PM on February 10, 2011

There are few things that I despise more than the predominance of polished plastics in today's notebooks. Glossy finishes are the single worst...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Release roundup: Fresh PSUs, cases, and propeller blades
— 4:19 PM on February 10, 2011

In stark contrast to last week, when the Chinese New Year slowed the flow of news from hardware makers to a slow drip, we've gotten...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Power Systems

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WSJ: iPad 2 production is underway
— 5:08 PM on February 9, 2011

You know rumors about an unannounced Apple product have reached critical mass when the Wall Street Journal chimes in. With the HP TouchPad now...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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HP announces its first webOS slate, the TouchPad
— 3:26 PM on February 9, 2011

Attendees got more than they expected at HP's press conference today. Not only did the company unleash its long-awaited webOS slate; it also gave...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Android 3.0-powered Motorola Xoom slate to cost $800
— 5:12 PM on February 8, 2011

Here's an iPad lookalike that might not draw many shoppers away from the Apple device. A Best Buy ad spotted by Engadget reveals that Motorola's...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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OnLive gets $40 million from smartphone maker HTC
— 11:22 AM on February 8, 2011

The OnLive cloud gaming service is getting an injection of cash courtesy of smartphone maker HTC. This story over at Engadget pegs the investment...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming Personal tech

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Shipments of certain Sandy Bridge systems resume
— 5:20 PM on February 7, 2011

Sandy Bridge chipsets are shipping out again. While you're unlikely to see bug-free motherboards in stores for another few weeks (or months), Intel says it...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Systems

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$99 NoteSlate looks perfect for students, scribblers
— 10:56 AM on February 7, 2011

Had enough tablet news from the usual suspects? How about something completely different—the NoteSlate. Billed more as an e-paper device than a...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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