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  • Online News March 28, 2013

    Online News March 28, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] HandBrake to Get QuickSync Support Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6864/media2_575px.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6864/handbrake-to-get-quicksync-support) The latest version of Intel’s Media SDK open sourced a key component of the QuickSync… [Techreport.com] Inside the second with Nvidia's frame capture tools We’ve come a long way since our initial Inside the second (http://techreport.com/review/21516/inside-the-second-a-new-look-at-game-benchmarking) article. That’s where we first advocated for testing real-time graphics […]

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  • Online News March 27, 2013

    Online News March 27, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] Reference-Design Radeon HD 7990 No Longer a Unicorn In its GDC press-briefing on Tuesday, AMD previewed the reference-design Radeon HD 7990 dual-GPU graphics card. The company dragged its feet over such a product throughout 2012, and allowed its AIB partners to launch graphics cards with their own designs. Among the two that made it […]

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  • Online News March 26, 2013

    Online News March 26, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] ASUS Maximus V Formula Z77 ROG Review The motherboard market is tough – the enthusiast user would like a motherboard that does everything but is cheap, and the system integrator would like a stripped out motherboard that is even cheaper. The ASUS Maximus V Formula is designed to cater mainly to the gamer, but […]

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  • Online News March 25, 2013

    Online News March 25, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] (PR) HighPoint Ships RocketU 1144CM PCIe 2.0 x4 USB 3.0 HBAs for Mac Pro HighPoint Technologies is now shipping the Industry’s first USB 3.0 Storage HBA available for Mac OS X 10.8.x Mountain Lion – the RocketU 1144CM. This third generation, PCIe 2.0 x4 RAID HBA delivers HighPoint’s industry-leading 5Gb/s per-port performance and supports […]

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  • Online News March 24, 2013

    Online News March 24, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] QNAP Launches Marvell-based 4-bay Rackmount NAS Units Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6853/qnap_ts420_front_fix_575px.png (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6853/qnap-launches-marvellbased-4bay-rackmount-nas-units) Rackmount NAS units introduced in recent days have been mostly based on the powerful Intel processors, but there is a market… [Bjorn3d.com] Sapphire HD 7790 1GB Graphics Card ? Filling the Gap in Mainstream Performance Categories: AMD (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/hardware/video-cardsgraphics-cards/amd/), Hardware (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/hardware/), Reviews & Articles (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/), […]

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  • Online News March 23, 2013

    Online News March 23, 2013

    [Bjorn3d.com] Sapphire HD 7790 1GB Graphics Card ? Filling the Gap in Mainstream Performance Categories: AMD (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/hardware/video-cardsgraphics-cards/amd/), Hardware (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/hardware/), Reviews & Articles (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/), Video Cards/Graphics Cards… [Techreport.com] 18 days of hottish Pebble love Image: http://techreport.com/r.x/2013q1/pebble-feat3.jpg It’s true. I have in my possession the mildly mythological Pebble watch. More useful than a unicorn and less Pantene-intensive […]

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  • Online News March 22, 2013

    Online News March 22, 2013

    [Techreport.com] Gigabyte's Aivia Osmium mechanical keyboard reviewed One of the best things about this whole hardware reviewer gig is getting to work from home in front of a bank of pretty sweet desktop PCs. Pants are optional, the fridge is maybe 25 feet away, and my dog can crash behind me on an oversized bean […]

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  • Online News March 21, 2013

    Online News March 21, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Logitech's G Series Branding and Product Refresh Logitech has been producing peripherals for some time now, but what they’ve lacked is a concrete “this is for enthusiasts” brand identity. Ordinarily a vendor producing a specific “gaming” brand is met with eyerolls and rightfully so, but Logitech’s gaming peripherals have sort of floated in their… […]

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  • Online News March 20, 2013

    Online News March 20, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] Intel Core i7-4770K "Haswell" Listed on Dutch Stores Intel’s Core “Haswell” desktop processor family (http://www.techpowerup.com/177066/Intel-Core-quot-Haswell-quot-Quad-Core-Desktop-CPU-Lineup-Detailed.html) launch may be three months away, but retailers in Europe aren’t wasting any time to hog attention or score pre-orders. The company’s flagship… [Techpowerup.com] NVIDIA Updates GPU Roadmap with "Volta" NVIDIA updated its GPU micro-architecture roadmap at the 2013 […]

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  • Online News March 20, 2013

    Online News March 20, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] Intel Core i7-4770K "Haswell" Listed on Dutch Stores Intel’s Core “Haswell” desktop processor family (http://www.techpowerup.com/177066/Intel-Core-quot-Haswell-quot-Quad-Core-Desktop-CPU-Lineup-Detailed.html) launch may be three months away, but retailers in Europe aren’t wasting any time to hog attention or score pre-orders. The company’s flagship… [Techpowerup.com] NVIDIA Updates GPU Roadmap with "Volta" NVIDIA updated its GPU micro-architecture roadmap at the 2013 […]

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  • Online News March 19, 2013

    Online News March 19, 2013

    [Bjorn3d.com] Kingston V300 120GB, 7mm Slim SSD On a Budget Categories: Hardware (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/hardware/), Reviews & Articles (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/), SSD (http://www.bjorn3d.com/category/reviews-articles/hardware/storage/ssd/), Storage… [Anandtech.com] Inside AnandTech 2013: Power Consumption Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6826/_DSC0370_575px.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6826/inside-anandtech-2013-power-consumption) Two of the previous (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6823/inside-anandtech-2013-the-hardware) three… [Techpowerup.com] (PR) February PC Shipments Reflect Slow First Quarter, According to IDC New monthly PC tracking in the world’s top […]

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  • Online News March 18, 2013

    Online News March 18, 2013

    [Techreport.com] The TR Podcast 130: A series of grunts about convertible tablets Image: http://techreport.com/r.x/2013q1/podcast0317.jpg (http://techreport.com/archive.x?tags=Podcast)*Date:* March 17, 2013 *Duration:* 1:27:46 *Hosted by:* Jordan Drake *Co-Hosts:* Scott Wasson, Geoff Gasior, and Cyril Kowaliski… [Techreport.com] Catalyst 13.3 betas add further latency tweaks About ready to call it a day and head home to your gaming PC? Well, […]

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  • Online News March 17, 2013

    Online News March 17, 2013

    [Techreport.com] Deal of the week: A 3TB hard drive, a free game, some RAM, and tablets We’re going to keep this week’s deal post short and sweet, thanks to the magic of HTML lists—and because writing lists in prose is, like, totally boring. If you happen to reside in Canada, you can also check out […]

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  • Online News March 16, 2013

    Online News March 16, 2013

    [Anandtech.com] Inside AnandTech 2013: CPU Performance Image: http://images.anandtech.com/doci/6825/_DSC0377_575px.jpg (http://www.anandtech.com/show/6825/inside-anandtech-2013-cpu-performance) Last week I kicked off a short series on the hardware behind our current network infrastructure. In the first post I presented a high level overview of the… [Legitreviews.com] StarTech 2.5-Inch to USB 3.0 Encrypted Hard Drive Enclosure Review Image: http://www.legitreviews.com/images/reviews/2155/icon.jpg (http://www.legitreviews.com/article/2155/1/)The StarTech S2510BU3PW USB 3.0 […]

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  • Online News March 15, 2013

    Online News March 15, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Team Group Announces C12F and C12G Flash Drives Team Group Inc., one of the leading memory manufacturers in the world, introduces two brand new and unique compact flash drives, Team C12F and Team C12G, both provided with USB 2.0 interface. With modernistic features and vibrant colors, it is bound to offer you the […]

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  • Online News March 14, 2013

    Online News March 14, 2013

    [Hothardware.com] Samsung SM843 Pro: Ultra Fast Data Center SSD Image: http://hothardware.com/thumbnail/samsung-840-110.jpg (http://hothardware.com/Reviews/Samsung-SM843-Pro-Data-Center-Series-SSD-Review/) We have taken a look at a few Samsung-built solid state drives over the years and found them all to be relatively strong performers in their respective… [Legitreviews.com] ASUS Vivobook S500CA 15.6 inch Ultrabook Review Image: http://www.legitreviews.com/images/reviews/2151/icon.jpg (http://www.legitreviews.com/article/2151/1/)Are you looking for an affordable […]

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  • Online News March 13, 2013

    Online News March 13, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Havok Launches Next Generation Physics Engine Havok, a leading provider of interactive 3D game technology, today announced the launch of a major new version of its industry-leading Havok Physics technology. The release is the culmination of more than 5 years of internal R&D effort. It features significant technical innovations in performance,… [VR-Zone.com] Acer […]

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  • Online News March 12, 2013

    Online News March 12, 2013

    [Techpowerup.com] (PR) ADATA Announces DashDrive Elite UE700 USB Flash Drive ADATA Technology, a leading manufacturer of high-performance DRAM modules and NAND Flash storage application products, today announced the launch of the DashDrive Elite UE700 USB flash drive. Building on the company’s past successes and increasing brand strength, the UE700 is a striking blend of… [Techpowerup.com] […]

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