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Teaching an old PSU new tricks
— 7:48 PM on April 14, 2011

Years back, while still an angsty teenager, I had a bug in my head telling me that A+ certification sounded like good times. With...

Type: Blog post Tags: Power

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USB 3.0, Thunderbolt are 'complementary,' says Intel
— 9:32 AM on April 14, 2011

We already know AMD will offer USB 3.0 support in the chipsets that accompany its Llano processors later this year. What about Intel? According...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Storage

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Intel: Ivy Bridge graphics to feature DX11, triple-display support
— 6:10 AM on April 14, 2011

In a quiet corner of its website, Intel has shed light on a few aspects of the integrated graphics component inside its next-generation Ivy Bridge...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Immersion cooling comes to data centers
— 11:18 AM on April 13, 2011

One of the most impressive PC mods I've seen over the years was a running system submerged completely in a fish tank full of mineral...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling

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Acer readies smaller, cheaper Tegra 2 slate
— 9:40 AM on April 13, 2011

The Iconia Tab A500 isn't even available Stateside yet, and already the rumor mill has ground out details about another, cheaper offering due out...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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USB-IF announces SuperSpeed certification of AMD chipsets
— 4:40 PM on April 12, 2011

In case the rumors weren't enough for you, the USB Implementers Forum has made it official: two upcoming AMD "Fusion controller hubs" have...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

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Nvidia adds entry-level GeForce GT 520
— 10:52 AM on April 12, 2011

The GeForce 500 series has just gotten a bit larger, though you'll be forgiven for not finding the latest addition too exciting. Indeed, Nvidia's new...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Report: Radeon HD 7000 series about to hit mass production
— 9:35 AM on April 12, 2011

AMD might not be finished adding new cards to its Radeon HD 6000 series, but that doesn't mean the next generation is all that far...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Moorestown gets Windows support, heads to tablets
— 4:50 PM on April 11, 2011

Looks like more Windows-powered tablets are heading our way. Intel has announced a new low-power mobile platform, code-named Oak Trail, which allows Windows machines...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Apple hires carbon fiber specialist
— 11:42 AM on April 11, 2011

Even the most ardent Apple critics have to admit that the aluminum unibody enclosures that encase MacBook Pro laptops are all kinds of sexy. ...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Enter our XFX Radeon HD 6870 Black Edition giveaway here
— 9:50 PM on April 10, 2011

'Tis truly the season of giving here at TR. Much of that giving spirit can be attributed to the kind folks at XFX, who continue...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Deal of the week: A $155 Radeon HD 6850 and a Canadian SSD
— 4:01 PM on April 8, 2011

After reviewing both AMD and Nvidia's new $149 graphics cards, the Radeon HD 6790 and GeForce GTX 550 Ti, we concluded that the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage

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AMD, Nvidia working to enable QuickSync with discrete graphics
— 1:45 PM on April 8, 2011

At the moment, Lucid's Virtu software is the only way to enjoy Sandy Bridge's video-encoding logic in systems running discrete graphics cards. Licensing the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Software

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10-inch, Android 3.0-powered Acer slate to cost $449
— 9:34 AM on April 8, 2011

Acer looks to have a real, potentially attractive iPad competitor coming our way. PC World reports that the Iconia Tab A500, a 10.1" design with...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Release roundup: Motherboards and mobile graphics
— 5:22 PM on April 7, 2011

This week in our look at miscellaneous product introductions, we've got news from Eurocom, Gigabyte, and Tyan: Eurocom launches MXM 3.0...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Mobile computing

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The Radeon HD 6790 can't be unlocked, AMD says
— 6:00 AM on April 7, 2011

One of the advantages of graphics cards like the Radeon HD 6790, which are based on GPUs with only some of their units enabled, is...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Winner drawn in XFX Pro Series 650W PSU giveaway
— 11:33 PM on April 6, 2011

Another week, another free PSU for one lucky reader. This time around, it's an XFX Pro Series 650W unit that Newegg sells...

Type: News story Tags: Power

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AMD's Radeon HD 6450 graphics card
— 11:21 PM on April 6, 2011

Sandy Bridge's peppy integrated graphics component has brought forth a new generation of entry-level graphics cards that seek to outdo it. Is the $55

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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