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Bargain basement: an EVGA RTX 2060 SC for $320, and much more
— 1:16 PM on June 14, 2019

Judging by my Mark I eyeball, graphics card prices are starting a slow descent. Today's bit of evidence is the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Storage Displays Mobile computing Networking

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Nvidia's RTX finds its way into Cyberpunk 2077 and other titles at E3 2019
— 1:00 PM on June 12, 2019

As they say, "there are no bad products, just bad prices." So it goes when comparing graphics cards, of course, and one big variable in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Bargain basement: an Intel 660p 1 TB and 16 GB of fast RAM for $140, and much more
— 12:58 PM on June 11, 2019

Our leading deal today is a simple but oh-so-handy combo. Y'all know the Intel 660p 1 TB NVMe drive. It's...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Mobile computing

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AMD drops new Radeon RX 5700 details and a 16-core Ryzen 9 at E3
— 5:30 PM on June 10, 2019

AMD just wrapped up its Next Horizon Gaming event at E3, and as the company promised at Computex, it served up some details...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Xbox Game Pass for PC will be $10 a month
— 2:47 PM on June 9, 2019

It's almost E3 and so it's time for game makers and platform owners to start dropping gooey morsels of gaming news. Microsoft dropped the first...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bargain basement: a latest-gen iPad Mini for $351 and much, much more
— 12:18 PM on June 7, 2019

There's been a lot of sales on Apple gear these days. Today there are two items with the fruit logo,...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage Memory Mobile computing

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Quake II RTX blew my mind this morning
— 5:40 PM on June 6, 2019

Back in the day, many of us convinced our friends and family that it was a good idea to spend several hundred dollars on a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Bargain basement: a latest-gen iPad for $249 and much, much more
— 12:50 PM on June 4, 2019

Apple's WDDC was yesterday, and keeping with that theme (by pure chance, really) our leading deal today is the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Multimedia Storage Displays Memory Mobile computing

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Bargain basement: a 32 GB RAM kit at 3000 MT/s for $135, and much more
— 1:00 PM on May 31, 2019

The memory returns, in the form of the G.Skill Ripjaws V 32 GB dual-channel kit with 3000 MT/s DIMMs. These...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage Memory Mobile computing

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Microsoft announces its PC gaming plans ahead of E3
— 9:30 AM on May 31, 2019

Microsoft really wants gamers to play their games on a PC running Windows 10. The company wants it so badly that it's made two PC...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Gigabyte has an Aorus party at Computex 2019
— 9:30 AM on May 30, 2019

To the surprise of absolutely no-one, Gigabyte has a big presence at Computex. The company sent over a whole packet of photos of its...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage Displays

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Intel casually announces that Ice Lake-family 10th-gen Core chips are shipping now
— 10:30 AM on May 29, 2019

Intel held its Computex keynote Monday night (US time), and if we can be completely honest, we weren't exactly blown away by the company's announcements. There...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Bargain basement: a Radeon RX 570 4 GB for $120 with two games, and more
— 12:35 PM on May 28, 2019

Last week, we lead our deals with a high-end graphics card, and today's the time for a modest offering to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Storage Systems Mobile computing

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Asus doles out 10 boards based on Ryzen's X570 chipset
— 8:30 AM on May 28, 2019

As part of its announcements yesterday, AMD proudly boasted that it had strong support from its partners for the launch of its third-generation Ryzen...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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AMD kicks off Computex with a 12-core Ryzen 9 CPU and some Navi news
— 12:30 PM on May 27, 2019

AMD is going head-to-head with two of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, and perhaps the red team seeks to take the initiative against...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Friday night topic: MMORPGs, and the gerbils who play them
— 4:00 PM on May 24, 2019

Remember the MMORPG, gerbils? Do you remember massive open worlds filled with hundreds or thousands of other players? Do you recall a time when "gank"...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bargain basement: a MacBook Pro 13" for $1000 and much more
— 12:45 PM on May 24, 2019

Hi there good fellows! I'm back to writing terrible introductions to deals posts again. On today's episode, I'm happy to report that my rather worrying...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Displays Mobile computing

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A look at SpaceX's Starlink satellite internet initiative
— 7:45 PM on May 23, 2019

Still think that satellite internet is a non-starter because the pesky laws of physics make for an untenable ping? You're not wrong, but you might...

Type: Feature article Tags: Internet Networking

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