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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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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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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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The new Mac Pro packs in 28 Xeon cores, 1.5TB of RAM, and quad Vega GPUs
— 5:00 PM on June 3, 2019

If you know me—and if you've been reading this site for the last few years, you know me well enough—then you know that I am...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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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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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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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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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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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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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 GTX 1660 card and an Intel 660p 1 TB SSD for $290 and more
— 11:06 AM on May 3, 2019

Greetings, folks! After half a dozen sessions with a physical therapist and a few chiropractor adjustments, my back and shoulder have seen massive improvements. This...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Mobile computing Networking

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 7 1800X for $178, a Ryzen 5 2600 for $150, and more
— 11:42 AM on April 30, 2019

Greetings, gerbils. It's a fair day today, and when I'm done with work, I'll be going into my power armor in Fallout 4. I'm a...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Power Memory Networking

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GeForce beta driver 430.53 hotfix lets you reclaim your CPU cycles
— 9:00 AM on April 30, 2019

If you read the entirety of this post about the launch of the GeForce GTX 1650, you may recall that we noted the release...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Bargain basement: a Ryzen 7 2700X and a 250 GB NVMe SSD for $295 and more
— 10:43 AM on April 26, 2019

Hi, guys! I'd have a mildly amusing intro, but there's nothing amusing about the situation I'm in right this second. I have to attend a...

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

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