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Catalyst 11.8 drivers adopt stronger position against aliasing
— 3:37 PM on August 17, 2011

AMD has uncorked yet another monthly driver update for its Radeon GPUs. This one, Catalyst 11.8, promises some tweaks to the Control Center interface,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Poll: Do you shut down, sleep, or hibernate?
— 1:54 PM on August 17, 2011

For ages, I've been in the habit of never turning off my primary PC. It's a desktop, and old habits die hard. However,...

Poll Question: • When not in use, my primary PC is usually:

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems

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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

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Nvidia: We 'grew solidly' last quarter
— 4:40 PM on August 11, 2011

The markets might be bouncing up and down with little rhyme or reason, but at the very least, Nvidia stockholders can take comfort in today's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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New GeForce 280.26 drivers hit the web
— 5:05 PM on August 9, 2011

Nvidia's has let loose its first new, non-beta graphics driver since June. The 280.26 release, which bears a stamp of approval from Microsoft's WHQL labs,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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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

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Chromium OS tablet UI demoed on video
— 6:00 AM on August 9, 2011

With Android invading an ever-growing number of tablets and phones, and netbooks falling out of favor with trendy first-worlders, I've always assumed that Google would...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems

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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

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Nvidia: Actually, Kepler production will start in 2012
— 9:31 AM on August 5, 2011

You know how, earlier this week, Nvidia co-founder Chris Malachowsky announced that Nvidia's next-gen Kepler graphics processors would ship this year? Well, as X-bit...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Release roundup: 3D displays, new coolers, and more
— 5:32 PM on August 4, 2011

We've got a little bit of everything in this week's roundup of miscellaneous product launches and announcements: new coolers, a 3D display, some RAM, and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Cooling Displays Memory

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Intel made big gains in the graphics market, says JPR
— 11:31 AM on August 4, 2011

The number crunchers over at Jon Peddie Research have compiled some fresh graphics market share data, this time pertaining to the second calendar quarter....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nvidia: Kepler to ship by the end of the year
— 9:32 AM on August 3, 2011

The other day, AMD revealed plans to bring its next-generation, 28-nm graphics processors to the market this year. What of Nvidia's upcoming Kepler GPU?...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Catalyst 11.7, 11.8 preview drivers hit the web
— 2:42 PM on July 27, 2011

Once again, AMD has graced users of its Radeon graphics processors with the simultaneous release of a production-ready, Microsoft-approved Catalyst release as well as a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD: We'll have 28-nm GPUs out later this year
— 3:51 PM on July 26, 2011

During its latest earnings conference call, AMD let slip a few nuggets of information about its upcoming 28-nm graphics processors. Most notably, the company says...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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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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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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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 backā€”not just because the operating system lacked polish, but also because it required...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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'Only' 999 more days left for XP security updates
— 11:07 AM on July 12, 2011

Yesterday marked an interesting milestone for Windows XP. In 1,000 days (or 999 as of today), Microsoft will stop providing security updates for...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems

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