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New Asus Transformer 300 tablet listed on Amazon
— 9:41 AM on April 18, 2012

Asus has a new Transformer up its sleeve, and the device has just broken cover on Amazon—albeit only in the form of a pre-order listing....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Oakley's been working on HUD glasses tech since the 90s
— 12:35 PM on April 17, 2012

Google isn't the only one working on HUD glasses. According to this Bloomberg piece, eyewear maker Oakley has been exploring similar technology...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Deal of the week: SSDs, RAM, and other three-letter acronyms
— 5:01 PM on April 13, 2012

This week's deal post is all about three-letter acronyms and initialisms. Let's start with SSDs: Newegg is running one of its Shell Shocker promotions on...

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Memory Gaming

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Key specs for Intel-powered Windows 8 tablets revealed
— 4:00 PM on April 13, 2012

What will Intel-powered Windows 8 tablets look like? At the Intel Developer Forum in Bejing this week, Intel disclosed its proposed specifications for those devices....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Intel recommends standardization for ultrabook batteries
— 2:19 PM on April 13, 2012

At the Intel Developer Forum in Beijing, China, Intel is advocating a standardized battery design for ultrabooks. Although the firm concedes that high-end ultrabook...

Type: News story Tags: Power Mobile computing

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Intel forecasts high-DPI notebooks, desktops for 2013
— 6:00 AM on April 12, 2012

We've heard many a whisper about upcoming MacBooks with high-density displays, and if the rumor mill is to be believed, those machines may come out...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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Commodore founder passes away at 83
— 2:05 PM on April 11, 2012

The industry has lost another one of its pioneers. Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore, passed away on Sunday at the age of 83. He...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Ivy-powered 15'' MacBook Pro could be on the way
— 3:56 PM on April 10, 2012

For months now, we've been hearing rumors about Apple's next-gen MacBooks. Could the systems finally be on the verge of hitting stores? Yes, says...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

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Micron shrinks C400 SSD to mSATA size
— 11:11 AM on April 10, 2012

A new generation of ultrabooks is coming, and Micron has rolled out a fresh mini SSD to greet them. The company's RealSSD C400,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Facebook buys Instagram for $1 billion
— 6:00 AM on April 10, 2012

We don't usually cover the latest social media happenings here at TR, but this latest development almost beggars belief. Yes, as Reuters reports, Facebook...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Microsoft shells out $1.1 billion for AOL patents
— 9:45 AM on April 9, 2012

With fierce patent skirmishes erupting all around the industry, properly arming oneself has never been more important. Of course, you don't need to tell Microsoft...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Deal of the week: Newegg cracks for Easter
— 4:52 PM on April 6, 2012

We'll keep it simple this week: go here to visit Newegg's weekend DIY PC sale page, which offers promo codes for discounts of 10-15%...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Power Storage Software

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Release roundup: New Corsair Vengeance gear and more
— 5:47 PM on April 5, 2012

We have a little bit of everything this week, with announcements from Corsair, Fractal Design, and Razer about everything from headphones to fans: ...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Cooling

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Mac trojan affects at least 600,000 systems
— 9:45 AM on April 5, 2012

Macs aren't vulnerable to all of those pesky Windows viruses; so goes popular wisdom. That's true, of course, but the latest epidemic shows Mac users...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

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Intel 'strongly encouraging' touch-enabled ultrabooks
— 9:44 AM on April 3, 2012

Could ultrabooks with touch screens start to flood the market later this year? Intel was showing off just such a system at its CeBIT...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Steve Jobs movie to star Ashton Kutcher as Jobs
— 6:00 AM on April 2, 2012

Love him or hate him, there's no question that Steve Jobs had an extraordinary career, an extraordinary life, and an untimely death that was met...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Mac

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Deal of the week: Sub-$100 SSDs and more
— 5:17 PM on March 30, 2012

We've got a handful of hardware deals and couple of game sales for you all this week. Let's start with the hardware, because that's where...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Power Storage Gaming

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Workers on Apple assembly lines to earn more, work less
— 3:52 PM on March 30, 2012

All that hoopla about working conditions in iPhone and iPad assembly lines seems to have paid off—perhaps literally so, as far as workers are concerned....

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

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