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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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LG UltraGear HDR Nano-IPS gaming displays go up to 38" and down to 1ms
— 3:30 PM on June 13, 2019

More than almost any other computer hardware product, monitor specifications are frequently a load of smoke and mirrors. That's not to say that the numbers...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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National Weed Your Garden Day Shortbread
— 9:00 AM on June 13, 2019

Other photo options were considered. PC hardware, computing, and RGB LEDs Lexar NM600 NVMe M.2. SSD (480GB) review @ Guru3D Deepcool...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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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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National Making Life Beautiful Day Shortbread
— 9:00 AM on June 11, 2019

Muck boots, plush penguin, upside-down kitty-sunglasses, covering one eye—life made beautiful. PC hardware, computing, and RGB LEDs Something's fishy about this...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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AMD drops new Radeon RX 5700 details and a 16-core Ryzen 9 at E3
— 5:30 PM on June 10, 2019

AMD just wrapped up its Next Horizon Gaming event at E3, and as the company promised at Computex, it served up some details...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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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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National Gardening Exercise Day Shortbread
— 9:00 AM on June 6, 2019

This is as much as I'm willing to act on today's theme. PC hardware, computing, and RGB LEDs be quiet! Dark...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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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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Hug Your Cat Day and National Cheese Day Shortbread
— 9:00 AM on June 4, 2019

I couldn't decide, so we let Baxter choose. He picked cheese over hugs. Thanks for the pic, sis! PC hardware,...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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National Creativity Day Shortbread
— 12:00 PM on May 30, 2019

One of my dumb jokes as a kid was to walk up to someone and ask them to draw...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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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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National Brisket Day Shortbread
— 10:00 AM on May 28, 2019

Which number is the brisket? Don't cheat. PC hardware, computing, and RGB LEDs Cooler Master MasterBox NR600 review @

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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AMD kicks off Computex with a 12-core Ryzen 9 CPU and some Navi news
— 12:30 PM on May 27, 2019

AMD is going head-to-head with two of the largest semiconductor companies in the world, and perhaps the red team seeks to take the initiative against...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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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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