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Make Up Your Own Holiday Day Shortbread
— 5:18 PM on March 26, 2019

I hereby inaugurate "Sometimes a Thing Gets Broke, Can't Be Fixed Day" PC hardware and computing Asus ROG Delta gaming headset...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Bargain basement: a Threadripper 1920X for $280, a 1 TB NVMe SSD for $145, and more
— 1:06 PM on March 26, 2019

Good afternoon, gerbils. My flu appears to have finally broken, but I still feel like I need about three days' worth of extra sleep to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage Memory Input devices Mobile computing

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 7 2700 for $220 and much, much more
— 12:23 PM on March 22, 2019

Ugh, man, this sucks. It's March, Spring has already started, and I've got a clogged nose, aching eyes, muscle pain, and generally feel like I...

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

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National French Bread Day Shortbread
— 3:00 PM on March 21, 2019

Dat crust. In somber news for the written PC journalist world, Kyle Bennett of cold HardOCP fame announced that he's "mothballing" his site...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Bargain basement: an Intel 660p 2 TB NVMe drive for $200 and much more
— 2:53 PM on March 19, 2019

Greetings folks! I have to rush the pleasantries today. It's been a bad day full of bureaucracy, and although it's past 7 pm around here,...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Input devices Mobile computing

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National Poultry Day Shortbread
— 12:01 PM on March 19, 2019

One of my longest lasting scars came courtesy of an overly protective guineafowl parent. PC hardware and computing Razer Basilisk Essential gaming mouse...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Nvidia unveils $99 Jetson Nano single-board computer
— 9:46 AM on March 19, 2019

As I noted yesterday, the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco just kicked off. However, yesterday was also the first day of Nvidia's...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Miscellaneous

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Bargain basement: a 34" 3440x1440 100 Hz VA display for $400 and more
— 12:25 PM on March 15, 2019

Greetings, folks! There isn't much time for pleasantries today, as I need to head out for a weekend trip to Lisbon. I'll be sure to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Memory

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Pi Day Shortbread
— 9:15 AM on March 14, 2019

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Toshiba fills out its NVMe SSD offerings with the 2.5" XD5 series
— 9:25 AM on March 13, 2019

Hey, remember way back in March of last year when we told you about Toshiba's then-upcoming datacenter SSD offerings? The last of those, the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 7 2700 for $230 and a ton of cheap system components
— 1:05 PM on March 12, 2019

Greetings, my good gerbils. My quest for weight loss has been going well—184 lbs and dropping (at 5' 11" with wide shoulders). I've never been...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Multimedia Power Memory Input devices

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National Plant a Flower Day Shortbread
— 9:20 AM on March 12, 2019

My wife adores Garden Paws in large part because of the excellent screenshot tool. PC hardware and computing Corsair...

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Bargain basement: an Intel 660p 1-TB NVMe SSD for $105, and much more
— 12:00 PM on March 8, 2019

Season's greetings, good gerbils. I had a rather nasty RSI-induced event recently. My upper back has been pretty tightened up, and things came to a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Storage Systems Mobile computing

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Poll: What's your household's average daily kWh usage?
— 9:20 AM on March 7, 2019

A couple months ago, I teased an upcoming story about my brand new solar panel adventure. I'm happy to report that the system has now...

Poll Question: • What's your household's average daily kWh usage

Type: News story Tags: Power

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National Cereal Day Shortbread
— 8:25 AM on March 7, 2019

They're back, baby. PC hardware and computing EVGA GeForce RTX 2060 XC Ultra review @ PC Perspective Cooler Master MK850 review...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 5 2600 and an Asus Prime B450 Plus mobo for $250 and more
— 12:50 PM on March 5, 2019

Howdy folks. I've been catching up on the latest episodes The Grand Tour, and I'm having loads of fun. I particularly enjoyed the episode in...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Multimedia Memory Input devices Mobile computing

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Learn What Your Name Means Day Shortbread
— 8:30 AM on March 5, 2019

Apparently, my name is derived from the Latin word "colto" and it means "to be a tool on reality...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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With USB4 and USB 3.2, USB is more powerful and convoluted than ever
— 2:25 PM on March 4, 2019

In recent years, the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) has developed this bizarre habit of releasing specification updates that are often tremendous steps forward but...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous

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