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Friday deals: Ryzen 5 2600 for $150, Surface Pro 6 $200 off, and more
— 11:35 AM on February 15, 2019

Greetings, good gerbils. I'm in the process of speccing out a home theater PC so that I can make more frequent use of the big-ass...

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

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Ferris Wheel Day Shortbread
— 8:40 AM on February 14, 2019

I thought I'd take a day off from sensical Shortbread shots. PC hardware and computing HyperX Pulsefire Core gaming mouse review @...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tuesday deals: A 512-GB NVMe SSD plus 16 GB of fast RGB LED RAM for $160, and more
— 10:50 AM on February 12, 2019

Howdy, folks. The internet at large is probably running out of ink discussing the merits of the Radeon VII to death. We've recently taken...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Memory

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Darwin Day Shortbread
— 9:20 AM on February 12, 2019

This works for me on a couple levels. Radeon Roundup AMD Radeon VII review: supercharged Vega @ PC Perspective AMD Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Leave the OLED, keep the D-pad on the MM830 mouse
— 12:55 PM on February 8, 2019

I'm always of two minds about everything-but-the-kitchen-sink sorts of peripherals. On one hand, I can't stand fussy tools, and I'm not particularly swayed by bright,...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Thursday deals: Cheap G.Skill RAM, discounted Dell gear, and more
— 12:55 PM on February 7, 2019

Greetings, folks. I'm going to keep it short and sweet today. AMD's finally released a high-end graphics card since the Vega 64, and we've...

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

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National Periodic Table Day Shortbread
— 7:20 AM on February 7, 2019

I am way too proud of this. PC hardware and computing Asus TUF Z390 Pro Gaming ATX motherboard review @

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tuesday deals: a 16-GB RAM kit at 3600 MT/s for $112 and much more
— 12:34 PM on February 5, 2019

Greetings, folks! I've started doing a little home improvement—well, paying for it, anyway. The first project was getting a new kitchen exhaust fan and under-cupboard...

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

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National Shower with a Friend Day Shortbread
— 8:50 AM on February 5, 2019

Not technically a shower, but definitely a friend. PC hardware and computing Scythe Katana 5 review: compact CPU air cooler...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Thursday deals: a Ryzen 7 2700 for $245, and much more
— 1:50 PM on January 31, 2019

Howdy, folks. I've been keeping an eye on the news about the hellish climate in a good portion of the U.S., and I have only...

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

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Intel flutters into the Robert Swan era, makes interim CEO permanent
— 9:57 AM on January 31, 2019

It sounds like everyone will be calling him “Bob,” but whether he goes by Bob, Robert, or Mr. Swan, Intel’s new CEO starts today....

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Miscellaneous

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G.Skill offers up hexa-channel RAM at up to 4 GT/s
— 2:30 PM on January 30, 2019

One of the nifty things about the Intel Xeon W-3175X is that you could feasibly stuff 768GB of RAM into a system built around...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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Tuesday deals: 32 GB of DDR4 memory for $150 and more
— 10:45 AM on January 29, 2019

Greetings, gerbils and gerbilettes. My flu appears to have finally broken, but I'm still taking extra care to stay warm in this chilly season. There's...

Type: News story Tags: Memory Input devices Mobile computing Gaming

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Puzzle Day Shortbread
— 9:33 AM on January 29, 2019

Another fond memory from kindergarten. PC hardware and computing Cooler Master MWE Gold 750W full modular power supply review @

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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After 36 years, MIDI is finally moving to 2.0
— 9:46 PM on January 28, 2019

What springs to mind when I say "MIDI," gerbils? Is it perhaps thoughts of an old Gravis Ultrasound or Sound Blaster AWE? Expensive...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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End of the line for Dell’s Alienware mechanical keyboards?
— 2:40 PM on January 28, 2019

Dell got into the gaming keyboard market at possibly the wrong time. The announcement of the new Alienware gear came in the middle of...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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G.Skill takes eight sticks of DDR4 to 4266 MT/s on X299
— 3:45 PM on January 25, 2019

One way to get gobs of memory bandwidth is to ramp up the transfer rate to ridiculous levels. Alternatively, you could adopt a platform with...

Type: News story Tags: Memory

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Thursday deals: a 500-GB Crucial MX500 for $55 and more
— 1:00 PM on January 24, 2019

G'afternoon folks. I hope you're feeling fine today, and devoid of any sniffing, puffy eyes, or a sore throat. I've been flu-stricken for a couple...

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

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