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Ditch New Year's Resolution Day Shortbread
— 2:00 PM on January 17, 2019

I planned ahead for today by not making any resolutions. Does that count as a resolution? PC hardware and computing HyperX...

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Zotac's Mek Mini stuffs RTX graphics into a 9-liter package
— 12:46 PM on January 17, 2019

Opinions may vary, but personally, my first stop when picking out a PC that's both powerful and petite is Zotac's list of mini PCs. Using...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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National Booch Day Shortbread
— 1:00 PM on January 15, 2019

I've tried this stuff in a number of different incarnations. It's ok, but not great. Are any gerbils true...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Cut Your Energy Costs Day Shortbread
— 10:05 AM on January 10, 2019

Coincidentally, we're signing loan documents today for 20 kW of solar panels going on our roof very soon. PC hardware and computing Thermaltake...

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Dell nixes the nose-cam for the new XPS 13 ultrabook
— 10:00 PM on January 8, 2019

While we all want to carry around the performance of our big towers in our backpacks, the reality is that laptops need to be svelte...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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Earth's Rotation Day Shortbread
— 9:27 AM on January 8, 2019

I've you've never seen it, I highly recommend going somewhere that  you can see the real night sky from. PC...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Asus ProArt PA90 is a mini PC for recovering Mac addicts
— 9:20 AM on January 4, 2019

Publications across the web have commented on the wastebasket-like looks of the Mac Pro, but it's difficult to deny that it packs a lot of...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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National Drinking Straw Day Shortbread
— 4:15 PM on January 3, 2019

By the way, can any gerbils vouch for a particular model of reusable drinking straw? PC hardware and computing Wooting...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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USB Type-C is getting safer with cryptographic authentication
— 9:00 AM on January 3, 2019

It’s been nearly three years in the making, but the USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF) has launched the USB Type-C Authentication Program. It’s...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Systems

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No Interruptions Day Shortbread
— 9:18 AM on December 27, 2018

I'm right there with ya, bud. PC hardware and computing AMD Athlon 200GE review @ Guru3D Intel i7-9700K Review vs....

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Microsoft's Project Mu aims to ease UEFI creation and updates
— 12:30 PM on December 20, 2018

It's pretty much common knowledge that motherboard firmware quality can be hit-or-miss, to put it rather mildly. Far too often we've reviewed high-end circuit slabs...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Software Windows

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Test your nasty apps in Windows 10's disposable Sandbox
— 12:24 PM on December 19, 2018

Raise your hands, everyone who's ever wanted to quickly check if a given program is kosher or will murder your system. Glad to see we're...

Type: News story Tags: Windows

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Windows 10 October 2018 update is widely available after a slew of fixes
— 9:45 AM on December 18, 2018

If there's a title awarded for "most troubled Windows update," then Windows 10 version 1809 is a good candidate. Comically known as the October 2018...

Type: News story Tags: Windows

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Pick a Pathologist Day Shortbread
— 3:00 PM on December 13, 2018

Who could choose? PC hardware and computing PowerColor Radeon RX 590 Red Devil review @ bit-tech ASRock Z390 Taichi Ultimate...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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National App Day Shortbread
— 9:00 AM on December 11, 2018

Apps? We ain't got no apps! We don't need no apps! I don't have to show you any stinking...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Windows Insiders get better narration and console colors in build 18298
— 5:31 PM on December 10, 2018

Despite some missteps, there's little argument that Windows 10 is improving with time (some would say, like fine wine). Microsoft just published the

Type: News story Tags: Windows

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Faux Fur Friday Shortbread
— 9:00 AM on December 7, 2018

What does it mean that, nearly two years later, I'm still more proud of this than any of my other...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Qualcomm 8cx SoC steps up for the next Always Connected PCs
— 3:44 PM on December 6, 2018

You may remember the Always Connected PCs we talked up a while ago. Those lean notebooks promised competent computing performance paired with constant cellular...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing Windows

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