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
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
$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
Gigabyte X79 board lends credence to cut-down chipset rumors
— 11:14 AM on August 11, 2011

Despite everyone at Computex talking about Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge E processors arriving in the August/September timeframe alongside X79 motherboards, the rumor mill has

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

13
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
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
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
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
Release roundup: Tablets and solid-state storage
— 4:12 PM on July 28, 2011

This week in our look at miscellaneous product announcements and releases, we've got a cheap tablet from Acer and some new storage goodies from both...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing Personal tech

9
Amazon said to have big plans for its Android slates
— 6:00 AM on July 28, 2011

Rumor has it that Amazon is on the verge of introducing some Android tablets. And according to the guys at DigiTimes, the online bookshop turned...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

6
ThinkPad slate pre-orders to start August 2 at $499
— 2:12 PM on July 25, 2011

It's easy to lose interest in tablets amid the deluge of largely identical-looking Android offerings. Lenovo's upcoming ThinkPad Tablet is a more intriguing animal,...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

3
Lenovo rolls out a trio of tablets
— 5:22 PM on July 20, 2011

If you'd asked me five years ago whether we'd one day see a ThinkPad slate running a Google operating system, I probably would have shaken...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

25
Apple posts yet another round of record results
— 5:13 PM on July 19, 2011

Is anyone surprised? Once again, Apple's latest financial results announcement includes multiple uses of the word "record," not to mention growth numbers in the...

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

145
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

26
As Google strikes at the Kindle, Amazon preps an Android tablet
— 4:42 PM on July 13, 2011

It's funny how these things happen. As Google gears up for the launch of the first e-reader based on its eBooks platform—a competitor to Amazon's...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

21
Report: 7-series Intel chipsets may arrive in March
— 9:53 AM on July 13, 2011

DigiTimes' sources buried deep in the motherboard industry are talking again. This time, it's about Intel's upcoming 7-series chipsets for Ivy Bridge processors....

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets

15
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

30
Toshiba Thrive tablet shows up at Newegg, Amazon
— 6:00 AM on July 8, 2011

Another Tegra 2 tablet has landed, and this one is refreshingly affordable—compared to the iPad, at least. Toshiba's 8GB Thrive slate is now in stock...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

11