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There's still time to win a Diamond Radeon HD 7750 and AMD A8-6600K
— 5:57 PM on July 11, 2013

Yep, we still have another giveaway going. This week, the prizes include a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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An intro to all things ARM
— 4:39 PM on July 11, 2013

ARM summoned some of the world's most technically inclined journalists and analysts to a confab at its headquarters in Cambridge, England recently. In an obvious...

Type: Feature article Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Personal tech

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Ballmer announces sweeping Microsoft reorg
— 12:42 PM on July 11, 2013

The Microsoft we all know and love is about to undergo some seismic...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows Personal tech

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Report: Higher-res screens coming to Kindle Fire lineup
— 5:16 PM on July 10, 2013

The Kindle Fire family is is due for a shake-up. According to the guys at Boy Genius Report, who were tipped off by "trusted sources,"...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Apple found guilty in e-book price fixing case
— 10:58 AM on July 10, 2013

E-book prices went up after Apple jumped into the market following the iPad's...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

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Windows 8.1 to hit RTM status late next month
— 11:09 AM on July 9, 2013

The Windows 8.1 public preview came out two weeks ago. When can we expect the final release? Microsoft still hasn't set an exact date,...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Enter here to win a Diamond Radeon HD 7750 and an AMD A8-6600K
— 12:43 AM on July 9, 2013

You didn't think the summer o' giveaways was over, did you? Fresh from bestowing Biostar motherboards and AMD APUs upon three lucky readers, we're...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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ECS enables Haswell overclocking on H87, B85, and H81 chipsets
— 1:28 PM on July 8, 2013

A couple of weeks ago, ASRock announced that it had found a way to enable CPU overclocking on Intel's H87 and B85 chipsets. ...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Blind test suggests gamers overwhelmingly prefer 120Hz refresh rates
— 12:11 PM on July 8, 2013

Most LCD monitors update the display at 60Hz—once every 16.7 milliseconds. Faster 120Hz displays have been around for a while, though, and I've always...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Windows 8.1 public preview kills the Windows Performance Index
— 10:25 AM on July 8, 2013

There's been a lot of buzz lately about Windows 8.1's new features and additions. Apparently, though, the latest Windows release also takes some things...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Etc.
— 10:05 AM on July 8, 2013

Morning, folks. Hope you enjoyed the long weekend, or holiday-plus-day-of-work-plus weekend combo. I certainly did. On the fourth, we explored some new avenues for...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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Silvermont Atom beats Snapdragon 800 in benchmark
— 9:29 AM on July 8, 2013

Intel's next-generation "Silvermont" Atom processors are due out later this year. Thanks in part to a revamped architecture with out-of-order execution, those processors are supposed...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Personal tech

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Report: Tegra 4 shipments are unimpressive
— 6:00 AM on July 8, 2013

Nvidia's Tegra 3 was a hit. The system-on-a-chip made its way into a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Personal tech

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Deal of the week: A little bit of everything
— 1:02 PM on July 5, 2013

This week's deals post is all over the map. I could attempt to weave it all together nicely, but that sounds like an awful...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Displays Mobile computing Gaming

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Leaked specifications reveal Bay Trail-based Atom, Celeron, and Pentium processors
— 10:21 AM on July 5, 2013

We've already taken an in-depth look at the Silvermont architecture that will underpin Intel's next-generation Atom processors. Now, details have leaked out on...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Winners drawn in Biostar Hi-Fi A85W and AMD A8-6600K giveaway
— 4:11 PM on July 3, 2013

We've drawn three winners in our Biostar and AMD giveaway. Congratulations, Josh Burnham, Mark Davis, and Curtis Brabham. You've each won a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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Touchscreen tech integrated into Sharp 4K display
— 9:09 AM on July 3, 2013

Sharp already makes one 4K PC monitor. The 32" PN-K321 has a 3840x2160 display resolution, and it sells for about $5,000 online. Now, it...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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45W Richland APUs leaked via CPU support list
— 9:13 AM on July 2, 2013

AMD's desktop-bound Richland APUs debuted last month with TDPs in the 65-100W range. Now, it looks like AMD is prepping a couple of...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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