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— 10:14 AM on August 22, 2011

Well, I am tempted to run over to Best Buy and try to pick up one of those $99 HP TouchPads on clearance. I...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing The Tech Report

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Friday night topic: The youth are revolting
— 5:05 PM on August 19, 2011

With the recent riots in London, flash mobs in D.C., and teeming gangs of feral teenagers prompting my hometown of Kansas City to institute...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Deal of the week: Storage, enclosures, and Zotac discounts
— 10:42 AM on August 19, 2011

Storage devices are a staple of our weekly deals posts, and today is no exception. Newegg has a couple of intriguing discounts on mechanical...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Cases Storage

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New IBM chips use silicon to mimic human brain
— 6:00 AM on August 19, 2011

Usually, we celebrate when new processors raise the bar with faster clock speeds and higher benchmark scores. IBM's latest prototypes are far from high-performance...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Sandy Bridge to become a cheaper date in September
— 10:26 AM on August 18, 2011

Here we are, some eight months after Intel's Sandy Bridge CPUs debuted, and the price of most of those chips hasn't budged. Intel has,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Next-gen Atom netbook platform delayed 'til November
— 10:25 AM on August 18, 2011

Getting excited about the prospect of watching a Blu-Ray disc on a 10" screen at 1024x600 resolution? Well, why shouldn't you be? That's...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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AMD says 65W, triple-core A6-3500 APU now available
— 10:38 AM on August 17, 2011

A press release from AMD just dropped into our inbox announcing the imminent availability of a new model of desktop CPU based on Llano...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Ultrabook CPUs still too expensive, say notebook makers
— 6:00 AM on August 17, 2011

Despite Intel reportedly outlining Ultrabook bill-of-materials costs in the $475-650 range for 21-mm-thick systems and $493-710 for thinner 18-mm ones, notebook makers are still...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Leaked slides detail 28-nm AMD 'Deccan' APU
— 11:54 AM on August 16, 2011

Although most of the PC hardware industry seems to be on vacation right now, the rumor mill keeps churning away. Turkish site Donanim Haber...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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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

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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

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Friday night topic: Cutting the cord
— 5:22 PM on August 12, 2011

So this post in the forums by TheEmrys, along with a recent encounter with shockingly clear digital TV reception in my area with a...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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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

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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

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Dueling Zacate motherboards from Asus
— 12:37 AM on August 11, 2011

We've taken both of Asus' finest Zacate motherboards and put them under the microscope. How do they stack up against each other, and just...

Type: Feature article Tags: Motherboards

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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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All Gigabyte 6-series mobos to support Ivy Bridge, PCIe 3.0
— 3:21 PM on August 8, 2011

I guess we've got our answer to that listener question from the latest podcast. Gigabyte announced earlier today that its entire line of...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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TR BBQ 2011: the aftermath!
— 11:18 AM on August 8, 2011

At long last, I finally managed to make it to the annual TR BBQ, eight years into its most excellent existence. TR sales honcho Adam...

Type: News story Tags: The Tech Report

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