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Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 moves from Rockchip to Kaby Lake
— 4:00 PM on June 15, 2018

Samsung has been on board with Google's Chromebook platform since the first round of retail PCs running the browser-based OS began to ship. The Korean...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Lenovo ThinkPad P52 can swallow a whole 128 GB of RAM
— 2:00 PM on June 15, 2018

I was actually working at Dell way back in 2001 when the very first Precision mobile workstation came out. At that time, I sneered at...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Workstations

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Intel "lazy FP state restore" vunerability could expose privileged data
— 10:02 AM on June 15, 2018

Security researchers have uncovered a new microarchitectural vulnerability in some Intel processors. Called "Lazy FP State Restore," this vulnerability relies on a side channel...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Bourbon Day Shortbread
— 4:00 PM on June 14, 2018

Not shown: one scotch and one beer PC hardware and computing Alienware wireless gaming headset: AW988 review @ HardOCP Intel Core...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Thursday deals: a combo deal with a Core i5-8600K and more
— 2:27 PM on June 14, 2018

Hi there, gerbils. We know that news is slow as heck today, and that's why we have more than a few reviews for you to...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Multimedia Displays Memory Input devices

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Asus WS X299 Sage/10G packs double-barreled 10 GigE
— 10:42 AM on June 14, 2018

Gerbils with deep pockets will surely recall Asus' WS X299 Sage motherboard from late last year. High-end workstations these days are all but required...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Radeon Software 18.6.1 gets vermin running faster with Adrenalin
— 9:00 AM on June 14, 2018

 AMD showed off a Radeon Instinct card using a version of its Vega graphics chip built on a 7-m fabrication process at Computex last...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Red Rose Day Shortbread
— 3:00 PM on June 12, 2018

Morbotron has this to add. PC hardware and computing Accelerating secondary storage with Intel Optane memory @ PC Perspective ASRock X470...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tuesday deals: a Ryzen 3 2200G and an Asus B350M-E for $150 and more
— 12:06 PM on June 12, 2018

Hi there, folks. The post-Computex lull is a real thing, and there isn't that much hardware news to go around. Still, you can read our...

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

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Lenovo adds fancy compact desktops to its Legion of machines
— 11:00 AM on June 12, 2018

Manufacturers from Acer to Zotac launched a bevy of new hardware at Computex just last week. We were just a little surprised to see that...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming

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Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 builds on a solid foundation
— 9:33 AM on June 12, 2018

Corsair's Strafe RGB MK.2 isn't the only keyboard the company is launching today. The Vengeance K70 keyboard first appeared on the scene back...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Lenovo brings forth its refreshed Legion laptops at E3
— 4:43 PM on June 11, 2018

One would have thought that Computex would have had a monopoly on PC hardware releases for the first couple weeks of June, but Lenovo chose...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming

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Highlights from the first two days of E3
— 3:30 PM on June 11, 2018

Besides the Bethesda show, there were also E3 conferences from Microsoft and Devolver Digital yesterday—not to mention EA's expo-starting conference the day...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Bethesda's E3 show was all that and a bag of Doritos
— 11:30 AM on June 11, 2018

Yes, The Elder Scrolls 6 was announced. There you go, you can close this post now. Kidding aside, that was just one of several pretty-interesting...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Join us live at noon ET as we unbox and test the Core i7-8086K
— 8:24 AM on June 9, 2018

My Core i7-8086K arrives today, and I'm going to waste no time getting it out of its commemorative packaging and into a motherboard so...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Intel's Core i7-8086K goes up for order at Amazon and Newegg
— 5:42 AM on June 8, 2018

Intel's 5-GHz Core i7-8086K is available for order at Amazon, Newegg, and Best Buy for the un-marked-up price of $425. Yours truly...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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PSA: Intel's Core i7-8086K giveaway begins at 5 PM PT/8 PM ET
— 4:02 PM on June 7, 2018

Want a free shot at Intel's limited-edition Core i7-8086K? The company is giving away (you guessed it) 8,086 of these CPUs across the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Amazon tosses Alexa into the Fire TV Cube
— 3:30 PM on June 7, 2018

Folks that are really bought into Amazon's Prime ecosystem can potentially have a lot of devices plugged in around the house. Getting enough Echo or...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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