ARCHIVE

Filter by content types:

News stories Blog posts Feature articles Polls Image galleries

Filter by tags:

Cases Chipsets Cooling Copyright CPUs Displays Folding Game consoles Gaming Graphics Input devices Internet Linux-Unix Mac Memory Miscellaneous Mobile computing Motherboards Multimedia Networking Operating systems Personal tech Podcast Power Servers Shortbread Software Storage Systems The Tech Report Windows Workstations
Rumor mill pegs Sandy Bridge E power draw at 180W
— 2:43 PM on August 15, 2011

Perhaps this explains why we been hearing whispers about delays to Intel's "Sandy Bridge E" processors. VR-Zone is reporting that Gulftown's successor is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

77
The many seasons of better benchmarks
— 10:04 AM on August 15, 2011

Type: Blog post Tags: CPUs Graphics

60
Google to acquire Motorola Mobility for $12.5 billion
— 9:33 AM on August 15, 2011

Looks like Google is serious about this whole Android thing. The search giant has coughed up $12.5 billion to purchase Motorola Mobility. Whoa. As...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Personal tech

136
New Sandy Bridge CPUs upgradeable via software
— 6:00 AM on August 15, 2011

Intel has released new details on a series of Sandy Bridge CPUs that will be upgradeable via software. Three models are eligible. On...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

108
Release roundup: Motherboards, mice, and more
— 3:55 PM on August 12, 2011

This week in the realm of miscellaneous hardware releases, we've got news from BitFenix, Gigabyte, Silicon Power, and SteelSeries.

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cases Storage Input devices

15
$330 Acer tablet released in the U.S.
— 9:38 AM on August 12, 2011

The tablet price war is in full swing. Earlier today, Acer announced the release of its 7" Iconia Tab A100 tablet in the United...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

24
Rat 7 gaming mouse gets Albino upgrade
— 11:40 AM on August 11, 2011

White is the new black, not only for PC enclosures, but also for other components and accessories. I'm not sure about this next...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

29
HP slashes TouchPad price to $399.99 for good
— 3:56 PM on August 10, 2011

Remember that one-weekend-only deal whereby HP peddled TouchPads for $100 off the list price? The price cut was meant to be temporary, but as webOSroundup...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

33
RWT goes inside Sandy Bridge's graphics architecture
— 10:37 AM on August 9, 2011

David Kanter over at Real World Tech has been producing a nice string of processor architecture articles this summer, and his latest may be one...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

52
Deal of the week: A Radeon HD 6870 for $149.99, and more
— 4:54 PM on August 5, 2011

Memory and storage bargains have monopolized our deal posts these past few weeks, but there are some juicy GPU bagains to be enjoyed right now—rather...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Memory Mobile computing Personal tech

11
Bulldozer-based Opterons rumored for September 26
— 10:51 AM on August 4, 2011

Bulldozer-based Opterons will emerge on September 26 according to this report by PC Magazine. Citing a source familiar with AMD's roadmap, PC Mag...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Servers Workstations

35
HP's TouchPad will drop to $399.99 this weekend
— 9:36 AM on August 4, 2011

Aren't price wars grand? Amid heated competition in the tablet market, HP is trying to sweeten the pot and draw users to its TouchPad slate....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

17
Second-gen Eee Pad Transformer could arrive in October
— 6:00 AM on August 3, 2011

With the tablet market growing at such a breakneck pace, the last thing Asus wants to do is stand still. I'm not surprised, then, to...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

28
Upcoming Intel CPUs could have more base clock options
— 11:04 AM on August 2, 2011

With Sandy Bridge, Intel made overclocking easier and more difficult at the same time. There's little headroom in the base clock, which anchors everything...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

21
Report says Sandy Bridge-E won't be out before November
— 11:36 AM on August 1, 2011

Looks like AMD's Zambezi chips may not be the only ones to arrive later than expected. The guys at VR-Zone claim to have it on...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

20
Rumor says AMD has stopped Phenom II X2, X4 production
— 11:16 AM on August 1, 2011

Perhaps the biggest reason to avoid AMD's new A8-3850 APU is the company's old Phenom II X4 840, which has a slightly faster CPU component...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

23
Mass Zambezi shipments may not start until October
— 9:24 AM on August 1, 2011

Saving up for one of AMD's upcoming Zambezi FX-series processors? Be prepared to wait a bit longer. A DigiTimes story published this morning claims that,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

16
ThinkPad Tablet due August 23, Iconia Tab A500 cut to $395
— 12:55 PM on July 29, 2011

Things are happening in the tablet world. First, as Engadget reports, Lenovo has updated its ThinkPad Tablet teaser page with news that the device...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

8