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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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TR BBQ XVI is less than two months away
— 11:00 AM on June 14, 2019

Greetings gerbils! At this time last year, the TR BBQ was only one week a way. I got a strong reminder that it's BBQ season...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous The Tech Report

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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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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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Microsoft adds variable refresh rate support to Windows 10
— 10:00 AM on June 5, 2019

Nvidia and AMD had a heck of a time getting G-Sync and FreeSync to work on Windows, but with Intel finally adopting the feature, variable...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Windows

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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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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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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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Windows 10 May 2019 update brings Updateception
— 12:00 PM on May 22, 2019

Microsoft has released the May 2019 update for Windows 10, also known as version 1903. To celebrate the occasion, the Windows maker has also made...

Type: News story Tags: Windows

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Bargain basement: an EVGA RTX 2080 FTW3 for $720 and much more
— 2:30 PM on May 21, 2019

Graphics cards these days are pretty darn fast but also priced accordingly, and we don't often lead deals posts with...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Input devices Mobile computing Networking

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U.S. banhammers Huawei, blocking handsets, hardware, and Android access
— 12:05 PM on May 20, 2019

The Bureau of Industry and Security within the U.S. Department of Commerce has added Chinese device maker Huawei and its affiliates to the Bureau's Entity List. That...

Type: News story Tags: Chipsets Windows Personal tech

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