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Intel promises firmware fix for 8MB SSD bug
— 11:12 AM on July 25, 2011

After acknowledging the issue earlier this month, Intel has now promised a firmware fix for the 320 Series SSD bug that apparently causes some...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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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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Release roundup: Fresh PSUs, gaming headphones, and a dock
— 3:37 PM on July 22, 2011

No doubt owing to the ongoing summer lull, the pickings are slim this week as far as new product introductions go. Still, our inbox has...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Power Storage

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New Indilinx Everest SSD controller to hit 500MB/s
— 10:52 AM on July 21, 2011

We've been wondering what SSD controller designers at Indilinx have been up to, especially after being acquired by OCZ back in March. Now...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Scorpio Blue squeezes 1TB into 9.5-mm notebook drive
— 10:09 AM on July 20, 2011

Western Digital has joined the ranks of hard drive makers offering 1TB of storage capacity in a standard notebook model. The first 2.5"...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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SATA 3.1 spec brings swap standard, improved TRIM
— 4:55 PM on July 18, 2011

The Serial ATA International Organization—a.k.a. SATA-IO, the body that oversees the development of the SATA standard—has been busy. Earlier today, the group announced that its...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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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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Intel acknowledges complaints about 320 Series bug
— 3:06 PM on July 15, 2011

As much as the folks at Intel like to talk up the reliability of their solid-state drives, firmware bugs still crop up every once in...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Latest OCZ RevoDrive SSD can hit 1.5GB/s
— 6:00 AM on July 14, 2011

Brace yourself, workstation users with appetites for copious amounts of storage bandwidth. OCZ has announced a successor to its RevoDrive 3 PCI Express solid-state...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Microsoft: Windows 8 won't require a hardware upgrade
— 6:00 AM on July 13, 2011

The arrival of Windows Vista caused quite a fuss a few years back—not just because the operating system lacked polish, but also because it required...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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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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Deal of the week: $1/GB solid-state storage and more
— 2:11 PM on July 8, 2011

We've got a cornucopia of deals for you this week, starting with an eye-popping bargain on a 64GB solid-state drive. Kingston's SSDNow V100 64GB currently...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Multimedia Storage Memory

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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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