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Deal of the week: A 6850 and two games for $125
— 5:45 PM on July 22, 2011

We've got a juicy graphics deal for you to sink your teeth into this week. Right now, XFX's Radeon HD 6850 is tied to...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Memory

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New Steam update promises more efficient downloads
— 11:01 AM on July 18, 2011

Our favorite content delivery system just got a major upgrade. Valve has released a client update that, coupled with tweaked server software...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Report: Apple, TSMC working on A6 chip manufacturing
— 6:00 AM on July 18, 2011

While Apple is busy capturing market share with computers and handhelds, the firm is also busy working on the successor to its home-brewed A5 system-on-a-chip....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Personal tech

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Llano in overtime: 1866MHz RAM & IGP-only power
— 11:51 PM on July 17, 2011

Will 1866MHz memory make a big difference to the performance of the AMD A8-3850 APU? How does power consumption look without a discrete GPU...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Graphics

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AMD claims mobile GPU crown with Radeon HD 6990M
— 6:00 AM on July 12, 2011

You didn't think AMD would sit idly by while Nvidia goes around claiming to have the world's fastest mobile GPU, did you? Barely two weeks...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD GPUs could power all three next-gen consoles
— 2:10 PM on July 11, 2011

Even today, AMD enjoys a rather privileged position in the console world, with its graphics processors powering two of the three current-gen consoles—Microsoft's Xbox 360...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Game consoles

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Priorities
— 11:30 PM on July 10, 2011

Type: Blog post Tags: Graphics

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Carmack foresees phones outdoing today's consoles
— 9:35 AM on July 8, 2011

id Software technical guru John Carmack has been rather chatty lately, giving long interviews and imparting his wisdom upon eager listeners. This time, he's

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles Personal tech

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Report: AMD could beat Nvidia to the punch with 28-nm GPUs
— 6:36 PM on July 6, 2011

Charlie Demerjian over at SemiAccurate has written up a rather interesting piece on Kepler, Nvidia's upcoming 28-nm flagship GPU. If we're to believe his...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Catalyst 11.6b hotfix adds Llano support, fixes bugs
— 3:58 PM on July 6, 2011

AMD may deserve criticism for some things, but a lackadaisical approach to graphics driver releases certainly isn't one of them. Every month for the past...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Poll: What's the best CPU/GPU hybrid?
— 11:59 AM on July 6, 2011

After years of talk about how CPUs and GPUs are on a collision course, we finally have numerous examples of the two components sharing silicon...

Poll Question: • Best CPU/GPU hybrid:

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Via to sell S3 Graphics to HTC
— 9:28 AM on July 6, 2011

In the PC market these days, the integration of microprocessors and graphics is the name of the game—it drove AMD to purchase ATI back in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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HP confirms talks to license WebOS
— 9:33 AM on June 30, 2011

That certainly didn't take long. Barely a month after publicly entertaining the notion of licensing its webOS mobile operating system to other firms, HP...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Personal tech

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Google+ takes aim at Facebook, is invite-only for now
— 6:00 AM on June 29, 2011

By now, some of you have no doubt heard about Google's answer to Facebook: Google+. The service is currently in an invite-only beta stage—just like...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Software

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Many Llano laptops may not be available until August
— 2:24 PM on June 28, 2011

We were lucky enough to get our hands on a pre-production Llano notebook earlier this month, but according to a well-placed industry source, retail...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Nvidia intros GeForce GTX 580M, 570M
— 9:30 AM on June 28, 2011

Notebook gamers, take note. Nvidia has just announced its quickest mobile graphics processors yet: the GeForce GTX 580M and GTX 570M. The two...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Release roundup: Cases, mobos, graphics, and a little memory
— 4:50 PM on June 23, 2011

This week's release roundup is a doozy. We've got product announcements from Biostar, Crucial, Lian Li, Scythe, and Zotac: Biostar releases...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Cases Memory

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RWT explores the importance of semiconductor cooling
— 12:26 PM on June 23, 2011

As PC enthusiasts, we often invest in expensive heatsinks, fans, and liquid coolers in an attempt to either overclock or achieve some peace and quiet....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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