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GeForce Experience now in open beta
— 12:15 PM on January 24, 2013

Last month, we told you about Nvidia's GeForce Experience, a new software package designed to configure in-game graphics settings automatically based on your system's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Apple posts record results, still misses Street forecasts
— 5:22 PM on January 23, 2013

Once again, Apple has posted substantial quarterly growth—and once again, it's disappointed Wall Street analysts. This time, Apple says its revenue, profits, and iPad unit...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing Mac Personal tech

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IHS: SSD shipments set to double in 2013
— 1:28 PM on January 23, 2013

The market for solid-state drives has grown rapidly over the past few years, and that trajectory appears set to continue. According to research firm...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Surface for Windows 8 Pro coming on February 9
— 9:38 AM on January 23, 2013

After much speculation and a fair bit of waiting, we now know the...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Ultra-slim Xperia Tablet Z has 1920x1200 display, waterproof body
— 11:22 AM on January 22, 2013

If thin is in, then Sony's new Xperia Tablet Z must be the height of fashion. The electronics giant's latest Android offering measures...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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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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On the marginalization of consumer laptops
— 12:33 AM on January 18, 2013

You probably saw that Gartner report earlier this week about the sluggishness of PC shipments last quarter. Shipments were so sluggish, according to Gartner,...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Asus contemplating Windows-powered PadFone
— 11:24 AM on January 17, 2013

Asus is looking to become a major player in the smartphone market, and it's reportedly in talks with Microsoft to make Windows-based handsets. The...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Lenovo to offer Chromebook ThinkPad—for schools
— 9:50 AM on January 17, 2013

Interesting. You'd think the whole Chromebook concept would run counter to the ThinkPad brand—one involving stripped-down laptops running basic software, the other being all about...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Asus unveils $149 Android tablet
— 6:00 AM on January 17, 2013

...And the budget tablet price war rages on. The latest onslaught comes from Asus, which has rolled out a 7-inch Android tablet with a shockingly low...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Asus' VivoBook X202E notebook reviewed
— 12:48 PM on January 16, 2013

For just $550, Asus' X202E ultraportable offers an 11.6" touchscreen, a 17W Ivy Bridge CPU, and a beautiful chassis with brushed metal surfaces. We

Type: Feature article Tags: 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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New Xi3 PC is paperback-sized, costs $399
— 6:00 AM on January 15, 2013

Xi3 raised eyebrows last week when its Modular Computer chassis was named as a host for a potential Steam box development system. Now, the...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Lenovo planning Android-based convertibles
— 11:11 AM on January 14, 2013

Tablets were everywhere at this year's Consumer Electronics Show. Lenovo uncorked a couple of fresh Windows 8-based convertibles, including one that draws...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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HP regains top spot as PC shipments slump
— 9:57 AM on January 14, 2013

PC shipment estimates for the past quarter are in, and they're not all that encouraging. According to the folks at Gartner, shipments slipped from...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Adata serves mobile storage in multiple flavors
— 5:35 PM on January 11, 2013

The mobile market is growing, and so is the number of PC component makers looking to stake out new territory. Adata is dipping into...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing Personal tech

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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...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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