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Friday deals: A speedy 960-GB NVMe SSD for $157 and more
— 12:35 PM on January 18, 2019

Good afternoon, gerbils! I'm going to keep the intro short and sweet. Yours truly wrote up the latest iteration of the galaxy-famous Tech Report...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Power Storage Displays Memory

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Ditch New Year's Resolution Day Shortbread
— 2:00 PM on January 17, 2019

I planned ahead for today by not making any resolutions. Does that count as a resolution? PC hardware and computing HyperX...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Alphacool starts in on servers at CES 2019
— 3:51 PM on January 16, 2019

German water-cooling outfit Alphacool had a pile of new gear to show off at CES 2019, ranging from a unique showpiece prototype to liquid cooling for...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling

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National Booch Day Shortbread
— 1:00 PM on January 15, 2019

I've tried this stuff in a number of different incarnations. It's ok, but not great. Are any gerbils true...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Mushkin refreshes its SSD lineup, including 2 TB Pilot-E
— 10:12 AM on January 13, 2019

It's been quite some time since we had a Mushkin SSD laid bare on our testbench, but the company hasn't been sitting on its laurels since...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Be Quiet slims down the Dark Rock 4
— 11:46 AM on January 11, 2019

Be quiet! is a name better known to our readers outside of the U.S. than on our home turf, and yet the company's products...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling

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Cut Your Energy Costs Day Shortbread
— 10:05 AM on January 10, 2019

Coincidentally, we're signing loan documents today for 20 kW of solar panels going on our roof very soon. PC hardware and computing Thermaltake...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Zen 2-based Ryzen and Epyc processors are coming this summer
— 4:32 PM on January 9, 2019

After the Radeon VII demo at its CES 2019 keynote, AMD CEO Lisa Su talked a bit more about gaming and then moved straight into...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Toshiba's tiny BG4 SSDs have a renewed sense of speed
— 10:07 AM on January 9, 2019

Toshiba's ball-grid-array SSDs offer OEMs a tempting blend of low cost, small size, and energy efficiency, but thus far those perks have come at the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Gigabyte's Aorus RGB SSDs light up high-end storage
— 8:43 AM on January 9, 2019

Do you prefer your storage devices to be understated and out of the way? Well, too bad. Gigabyte's new Aorus RGB NVMe SSDs demand to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Intel's Optane H10 marries 3D XPoint with NAND flash
— 10:25 PM on January 8, 2019

Hybrid storage is nothing new. Back in the early years of SSDs going mainstream, some companies started to make drives and systems that sought to combine the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Light up your RAM with Thermaltake's WaterRam and Pacific R1
— 3:59 PM on January 8, 2019

Thermaltake is well known for their cases and cooling parts, among other things, but the company has expanded its reach once again. It sells RAM now....

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Memory

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Tuesday deals: a GeForce RTX 2070 for $450 and much more
— 1:16 PM on January 8, 2019

Good afternoon, gerbils and gerbilettes. CES is in full swing and pretty much every manufacturer is looking to make as big as splash as possible....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Displays Input devices Gaming

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Intel brings 10-nm Ice Lake CPUs, Lakefield SoCs, and more to CES
— 11:11 AM on January 8, 2019

Intel may have announced six new Core CPUs at its CES keynote in Las Vegas last night, but that's not really the company's most...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Earth's Rotation Day Shortbread
— 9:27 AM on January 8, 2019

I've you've never seen it, I highly recommend going somewhere that  you can see the real night sky from. PC...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Patriot's Viper SSDs are poised to strike
— 2:12 AM on January 8, 2019

Patriot brought a staggering array of components and peripherals to display at CES this year, including its entire current SSD lineup. The Burst and Scorch...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Intel releases six more 9th-generation CPUs, most without graphics
— 8:18 PM on January 7, 2019

At its CES 2019 keynote, Intel moved very fast. To be fair, the company had a lot to show—or at least, a lot to talk...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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AMD-powered Chromebooks are on the way
— 11:01 AM on January 6, 2019

Along with the reveal of the second-generation Ryzen Mobile processors, AMD also announced a couple of new chips bound for Chromebooks. The long-time x86 underdog...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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