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Rumor: PlayStation 4 dev kit has Bulldozer CPU, Radeon GPU
— 4:07 PM on January 23, 2013

Sony and Microsoft are both expected to unleash new consoles this year, and you know what that means: rumors all around. Today, the guys at...

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AMD promises return to profitability in latter half of 2013
— 11:25 PM on January 22, 2013

After posting its none-too-encouraging financial results yesterday, AMD held a conference...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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AMD posts $1.18-billion loss for 2012
— 4:58 PM on January 22, 2013

AMD's fourth-quarter results are now out, and they don't look so good. The chipmaker has posted a $473-million net loss for the quarter and...

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AMD snatches up Qualcomm, Apple execs
— 9:34 AM on January 22, 2013

We always seem to hear about folks departing AMD, but not so much about the talent coming in to replace them. Reuters' latest story is...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Report: Intel's Haswell to launch on June 2
— 6:00 AM on January 22, 2013

We already know a little bit about Haswell. We know it's a new processor that will succeed Ivy Bridge on the same 22-nm process, and...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Ivy Bridge hits the desktop bargain bin
— 9:57 AM on January 21, 2013

A few months ago, Intel introduced the first desktop Ivy Bridge processors priced south of $200. In a quiet update to its price...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Deal of the week: Windows 8, displays, storage, and games
— 5:52 PM on January 18, 2013

Bad news: Microsoft has announced that its Windows 8 upgrade promotion will end on February 1. From then on, prices for Windows 8 and...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Gaming Windows

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Intel profits drop by 27% in Q4
— 11:08 AM on January 18, 2013

Intel has published its financial results the fourth quarter of 2012 and the year as a whole. For the quarter, the firm posted a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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7W Ivy Bridge CPUs have 13W TDPs
— 12:43 PM on January 16, 2013

During its CES press conference, Intel introduced a new family of 7W Ivy Bridge chips. The specifications for these Y-series processors have made...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Acer bringing ultra-high-res displays to notebooks, desktops
— 11:04 AM on January 16, 2013

Although it looks like 1080p will become the prevailing resolution for new notebook displays, Acer has a solution with considerably more pixels. At...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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IDC: PC processor market shrank in 2012, will grow in 2013
— 10:02 AM on January 16, 2013

This is a tough time for the PC industry. Earlier this week, we learned that shipments declined by almost 5% last quarter alone. Market...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD: Former execs handed trade secrets to Nvidia
— 6:00 AM on January 16, 2013

Corporate intrigue doesn't get much more exciting than this, folks. According to ZDNet,...

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Is 1920x1080 the new 1366x768?
— 4:49 PM on January 14, 2013

One of the stories that came out of this year's CES is a classic good news/bad news sort of scenario for PC users. The good news...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Oculus Rift is freaking amazing
— 3:09 PM on January 14, 2013

Like many of you, I had heard the hype about the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, the big names who are backing the device, and...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Deal of the week: Monitors, PSUs, games, and more
— 5:19 PM on January 11, 2013

We have plenty of news from CES to keep us occupied this week, but we wouldn't want to skip our weekly deal post—especially considering some...

Type: News story Tags: Power Displays Gaming Windows

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Trusted source confirms soldered-on Broadwell CPUs
— 4:50 PM on January 10, 2013

Back in November, PC Watch claimed that Intel would ditch socketed CPUs...

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Process tweaks and power management define AMD's Richland APU
— 1:27 PM on January 10, 2013

Starting early this year, AMD will begin replacing its Trinity APUs with new models based on Richland. This new APU uses the same basic silicon...

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New details, early benchmark data revealed for 15W Kabini APU
— 11:31 AM on January 10, 2013

Earlier this week at CES, AMD unveiled its 2013 mobile and desktop processor roadmap. One of the processors up the company's sleeve is Kabini,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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