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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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