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  • Online News March 10, 2013

    Online News March 10, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Welcome to AnandTech's 2013 Redesign In 2010 we went through the single largest redesign in AnandTech history. We modernized the site, finally moved to a tag based architecture and made a number of other tweaks. The web moves a lot quicker than it did even just 3 years ago, so last year we started […]

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  • Online News March 9, 2013

    Online News March 9, 2013

    [Hothardware.com] Compact, Powerful Punch: iBuyPower Revolt Game PC Image: http://hothardware.com/thumbnail/ibuypower-revolt-thumb.JPG (http://hothardware.com/Reviews/iBuypower-Revolt-SFF-Gaming-System-Review/)Custom PC makers are getting increasingly creative, particularly with small form factor gaming systems. There was a time when the lion’s share of the… [Bit-tech.net] Zalman FX100 Cube Review Image: http://images.bit-tech.net/content_images/2013/03/zalman-fx100-cube-review/featured_double.jpg (http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/cooling/2013/03/08/zalman-fx100-cube-review/1)We get our hands on Zalman’s fanless and silent FX100. Can it handle the […]

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  • Online News March 8, 2013

    Online News March 8, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] (PR) LucidLogix Virtu MVP 2.0 Software Suite Available LucidLogix (Lucid) today announced the next generation of its GPU Virtualization software, Virtu MVP 2.0, is now available for direct sale to all gamers, videophiles and PC enthusiasts who own Intel Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge motherboards, with an NVIDIA or AMD discrete graphic card, by […]

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  • Online News March 7, 2013

    Online News March 7, 2013

    [Hothardware.com] iBuypower Revolt SFF Gaming System Review Image: http://hothardware.com/thumbnail/ibuypower-revolt-thumb.JPG (http://hothardware.com/Reviews/iBuypower-Revolt-SFF-Gaming-System-Review/)Custom PC makers are getting increasingly creative, particularly with small form factor gaming systems. There was a time when the lion’s share of the… [Legitreviews.com] TP-LINK TL-WDR3500 Wireless N600 Router Review – Under $50 Wireless Router! Image: http://www.legitreviews.com/images/reviews/2149/icon.jpg (http://www.legitreviews.com/article/2149/1/) Featuring simultaneous 2.4GHz 300Mbps and 5GHz 300Mbps […]

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  • Online News March 6, 2013

    Online News March 6, 2013

    [VR-Zone.com] Playing video games makes old people happy, says study Image: http://resources.vr-zone.net/uploads/19167/mgs46_264351.jpg A new medical study has discovered that among a group of older people, those who played video games were generally happier than those who didn’t. More…… [Techpowerup.com] First ASRock Socket LGA1150 Motherboards Shown Off at CeBIT Here is the first selection of ASRock […]

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  • Online News March 5, 2013

    Online News March 5, 2013

    [Techreport.com] Gigabyte's GA-Z77N-WiFi Mini-ITX motherboard reviewed Over the past few weeks, we’ve covered (http://techreport.com/review/24288/asus-p8z77-i-deluxe-mini-itx-motherboard-reviewed) a (http://techreport.com/review/24329/asrock-z77e-itx-mini-itx-motherboard-reviewed) collection… [Anandtech.com] Westmere-EP to Sandy Bridge-EP: The Scientist Potential Upgrade Earlier this year I wrote a review of a dual processor Sandy Bridge-EP system (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6533/gigabyte-ga7pesh1-review-a-dual-processor-motherboard-through-a-scientists-eyes/13) from the point of view of the non-CS trained coder in a research group, […]

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  • Online News March 4, 2013

    Online News March 4, 2013

    [Techreport.com] Samsung's ATIV Smart PC Pro 700T convertible tablet reviewed I’m not really impressed with Windows RT tablets. There, I’ve said it. Oh, don’t get me wrong; it’s great that Microsoft is pursuing a two-pronged strategy, with ARM on one side and Intel on the other. Spurring some competition is always good. The thing is, […]

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  • Online News March 3, 2013

    Online News March 3, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Seagate to Discontinue 7200rpm 2.5" Drives Later This Year Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6810/DSC_4740_575px.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6810/seagate-to-discontinue-7200rpm-25-drives-later-this-year) Earlier today X-bit Labs reported… [Techreport.com] Those next-gen games? Yeah, one just arrived We’ve been swept away by a wave of talk about next-gen consoles since Sony unveiled the specs for the PlayStation 4, and we’re due for another round when Microsoft […]

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  • Online News March 2, 2013

    Online News March 2, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Seagate to Discontinue 7200rpm 2.5" Drives Later This Year Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6810/DSC_4740_575px.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6810/seagate-to-discontinue-7200rpm-25-drives-later-this-year) Earlier today X-bit Labs reported… [Techreport.com] Those next-gen games? Yeah, one just arrived We’ve been swept away by a wave of talk about next-gen consoles since Sony unveiled the specs for the PlayStation 4, and we’re due for another round when Microsoft […]

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  • Online News February 10, 2013

    Online News February 10, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Samsung Laptop UEFI Bugs: Not Just for Linux Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6734/Samsung Bricked II.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6734/samsung-laptop-uefi-bugs-not-just-for-linux) About ten days ago I posted about a problem with Samsung laptops getting bricked… [Anandtech.com] ASRock Fatal1ty X79 Champion and X79 Professional Review: From a Gamer to Gamers We have a long wait until Ivy Bridge-E hits the shelves, and until […]

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  • Online News February 9, 2013

    Online News February 9, 2013

    [VR-Zone.com] Star Wars & Star Trek are connected says JJ Abrams at DICE 2013 Image: http://resources.vr-zone.net/uploads/18913/JJ_Abrams.jpg At this year’s DICE Summit J.J. Abrams, the director of the new Star Trek film and Star Wars Episode VII, speaks with Gabe Newell about the importance of subtle clues in his movies. More…… [Hothardware.com] Can Legacy Dual-Core CPUs […]

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  • Online News February 8, 2013

    Online News February 8, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] ASUS Intros F2A85-V Socket FM2 Motherboard ASUS augmented its socket FM2 motherboard lineup with the F2A85-V, a lite variant of the F2A85-V Pro (http://www.techpowerup.com/172703/ASUS-Introduces-New-F2A85-Series-Motherboards-for-Trinity-APUs.html) the company kicked off its Trinity APU-compatible motherboard lineup with. The new F2A85-V… [Anandtech.com] Micron and TE Connectivity Offer New Ultrathin DRAM Solutions Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6729/MainImage.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6729/micron-and-te-connectivity-offer-new-ultrathin-dram-solutions) The push for smaller […]

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  • Online News February 7, 2013

    Online News February 7, 2013

    [VR-Zone.com] North Korea uses Modern Warfare 3 footage in disturbing propaganda video Image: http://resources.vr-zone.net/uploads/18900/north_korea.png It seems North Korea’s latest propaganda video showing the United States in flames used images from Modern Warfare 3. This came soon after North Korea’s announcement that they would be detonating a nuclear bomb. … [Legitreviews.com] ASUS ARES II Video Card […]

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  • Online News February 6, 2013

    Online News February 6, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Apple Is Now Using SanDisk SSDs in the Retina MacBook Pro As Well There has always been some level of lottery involved when buying an SSD-equipped Mac. The first Mac to start the lottery was the 2010 MacBook Air, which initially used Toshiba’s SSDs but later it was found (http://www.anandtech.com/show/4275/apple-now-using-samsung-ssds-in-macbook-air) that some… [Techpowerup.com] (PR) […]

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  • Futuremark new Windows version of 3DMark released & Special Launch offers

    Futuremark new Windows version of 3DMark released & Special Launch offers

      Futuremark has officially launched their Windows version of their new 3DMark benchmark software. The new 3DMark can be downloaded from Futuremark web site http://www.futuremark.com/3dmark. Whats New in 3DMARK? The new 3DMark includes everything you need to benchmark Windows hardware. With three all new tests you can bench everything from tablets and notebooks to the latest […]

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  • HWBOT v5.3.0 Released: Data Mining API & HWBOT v5.4.0 preparations

    HWBOT v5.3.0 Released: Data Mining API & HWBOT v5.4.0 preparations

    Folks at HWBOT have announced the release of HWBOT v5.3.0 with a new Data Mining API. Release Notes – HWBOT – Version hwbot v5.3.0 BUG [HWBOT-918] – CPU-Z validation link (affects CPU frequency, memory frequency and reference clock) [HWBOT-919] – Heaven DX11 disappeared from the benchmark list [HWBOT-920] – Points history graph not functional [HWBOT-921] […]

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  • Online News February 5, 2013

    Online News February 5, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] Futuremark Unleashes New 3DMark Benchmark Suite for Windows Futuremark released the newest installment to its 3DMark franchise. It’s the first 3DMark to lack a version name, making it a “reboot” of sorts. For starters, the new 3DMark is a collection of three independent benchmark suites, each with its own demos, game tests, physics tests, […]

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  • Online News February 4, 2013

    Online News February 4, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] Colorful Readies GeForce GTX 660 Glorious Mission Graphics Card Glorious Mission may not ring too many bells with western gamers, but it’s a pretty popular online multiplayer shooter akin to the Battlefield franchise, based around PLA. It’s only natural that graphics card makers from the mainland design special edition products around the game. It […]

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