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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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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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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: 32 GB of 3600 MT/s RAM for $160 and much, much more
— 1:18 PM on May 17, 2019

Here's quite the shocking deal. RAM prices have been quite low of late, but what if we had a kit that's fast and capacious and cheap? Yep,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Power Storage Memory Mobile computing

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HP launches a new lineup of Omen & Pavilion gamer gear
— 3:30 PM on May 15, 2019

HP would like you to know that it's got a new line of gaming products out. Normally I'm not overly concerned with what HP would...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Displays Input devices Mobile computing Gaming

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Bargain basement: a Dell G5 with a Core i9 and a 144 Hz G-Sync display for $1180, and more
— 11:14 AM on May 14, 2019

Greeting, folks. There isn't much time for pleasantries today, other than to mention that it's real sunny out there and I wish I wasn't swamped...

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

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Bargain basement: an Intel 660p 512 GB SSD and 16 GB of 3000 MT/s RAM for $125 and more
— 11:25 AM on May 10, 2019

Greetings, folks. You may have noticed Colton's notice of the date for the TR BBQ XVI, taking place on August 10. If you have the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage Memory Mobile computing

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Save the date: the TR BBQ XVI is happening on August 10th
— 8:38 AM on May 10, 2019

The countdown for the TR BBQ XVI has officially begun. If you're unfamiliar, the TR BBQ is a yearly gathering of TR forum goers on the...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous The Tech Report

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