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Clash of the terabyte titans: Crucial M500 960GB vs. Samsung 840 EVO 1TB
— 10:22 PM on December 18, 2013

Despite the fact that they both sell for over $500, the Crucial M500 960GB and Samsung 840 EVO 1TB are relative bargains. These SSDs...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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MetaPro glasses augment reality for $3000
— 6:00 AM on December 18, 2013

Move over, Google Glass. There's a new pair of uber-expensive techno glasses in town. Meta's MetaPro augmented reality glasses are available for...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Personal tech

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Microsoft to name new CEO in 'early part of 2014'
— 5:02 PM on December 17, 2013

Almost four months have passed since Steve Ballmer announced his plan to resign as Microsoft's CEO. Ballmer isn't scheduled to step down until August...

Type: News story Tags: Software Windows Personal tech

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Report: More TLC and PCIe solid-state drives coming next year
— 6:00 AM on December 17, 2013

SSDs with PCI Express interfaces are still relatively rare. So are SSDs...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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LSI to be sold in $6.6-billion deal
— 5:02 PM on December 16, 2013

My, my, how quickly things change. Just over two years ago, SandForce was snatched up by LSI for $322 million. SandForce went on to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Deal of the week: Keyboards, coolers, and storage
— 3:31 PM on December 13, 2013

We have a nice variety of deals this week, from mechanical keyboards and liquid coolers to solid-state drives and good old mechanical storage. ...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage Input devices

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U.S. carriers to implement new phone unlocking rules
— 6:00 AM on December 13, 2013

Purchased a phone after January 26, 2013? If you live in the U.S.,...

Type: News story Tags: Personal tech

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ASRock intros Killer gaming mobos, includes M.2 connectivity
— 9:24 AM on December 12, 2013

ASRock has introduced a new lineup of gaming-oriented motherboards, and I'm not sure I can set the stage any better than the press...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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Dell introduces its first Chromebook
— 9:14 AM on December 11, 2013

Looks like all that negative advertising by Microsoft didn't sway Dell. Earlier this morning, the PC maker introduced its first Chromebook, an 11.6"...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Samsung brings 840 EVO to mSATA, drops new firmware for 2.5'' version
— 6:00 AM on December 10, 2013

Bite-sized mSATA SSDs are perfect for notebooks and small-form-factor systems like Intel's NUC. Their storage capacities used to be somewhat limited, but not...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Bay Trail could power $99 Android tablets
— 9:18 AM on December 9, 2013

Intel is hungry for a larger slice of the Android tablet market. At least, that's the vibe I'm getting from a DigiTimes story posted...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Rumor: Google cooking up Nexus TV box
— 6:00 AM on December 9, 2013

Google's Nexus product family may expand beyond phones and tablets next year. According to...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

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Deal of the week: IPS displays and 7'' tablets
— 12:39 PM on December 6, 2013

One would expect slim pickings in the wake of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but there are still some nice deals to be found out...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Dell's Venue 8 Pro will be $99 at select Microsoft Stores on Monday
— 9:15 AM on December 6, 2013

Microsoft wants you to buy a Windows tablet. Microsoft really wants you to buy a Windows tablet. The company is so gung-ho about the whole...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Acer's Iconia W4 tablet offers Bay Trail, 8'' display for $330
— 4:44 PM on December 5, 2013

It looks like Acer is about to add to the growing list of fun-sized Windows 8.1 slates. As VR-Zone reports, a product page for...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Next-gen Intel SSDs could have 2TB capacities, integrated heatsinks
— 9:21 AM on December 5, 2013

Information about Intel's next-gen SSDs has leaked out. Myce has published a collection of slides detailing several drives due to be released in...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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Data suggests consumer drives are as reliable as enterprise models
— 6:00 AM on December 5, 2013

Last month, online backup provider Backblaze published some interesting statistics on hard drive failure rates in its "storage pods." Now, the company is...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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USB group designing slim, orientation-independent connector
— 11:30 AM on December 4, 2013

If I had a nickel for every time I plugged in USB connector the wrong way, well, I'd have a lot of nickels. I seem...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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