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Dell Precision M4700, M6700 business laptops get suited up for quiet debut

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Quietly, and without fanfare, Dell snuck out its new pair of hardcore business laptops onto its storefront. Both the Precision M4700 and M6700 come with Ivy Bridge CPUs and a wealth of build-to-order options including Red Hat Linux -- after all, this is Dell we're talking about here. The...
Dell Precision M4700, M6700 business laptops get suited up for quiet debut
Lenovo announces 2012 ThinkPad lineup, including Ivy Bridge and revamped keyboards

Apple's thinner 15-inch MacBook Pro rumored to debut in April with Ivy Bridge i5, i7 CPUs

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Apple's thinner 15-inch MacBook Pro rumored to debut in April with Ivy Bridge i5, i7 CPUs

AMD reveals Opteron 3300 and 4300 processors for the penny-pinching enterprise

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As a followup to its flagship Opteron 6300 launch last month, AMD has just released several more Piledriver-based processors meant for the server room. One eight-core and two quad-core models are part of the Opteron 3300 series, while the Opteron 4300 series gets six new CPUs: one quad-core, three...
AMD reveals Opteron 3300 and 4300 processors for the penny-pinching enterprise

Intel launches new Ivy Bridge Xeons, targets microservers

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Intel is pushing out that delicious Ivy Bridge update to server chips and, interestingly, it's not focusing purely on the high end to start. In total, 28 new Xeon CPUs were introduced today, including the E5-4600 and 2400 families targeted at four and two socket systems, respectively. Those tweaked...
Intel launches new Ivy Bridge Xeons, targets microservers

AMD Will Build 64-bit ARM based Opteron CPUs for Servers, Production in 2014

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Last year AMD officially became an ARM licensee, although the deal wasn't publicized at the time. Fast forward to June 2012 and we saw the first fruits of that deal: AMD announced it would integrate ARM's Cortex A5 core into its 2013 APUs to enable TrustZone support. Today comes...
AMD Will Build 64-bit ARM based Opteron CPUs for Servers, Production in 2014
Intel gets aggressive with new smartphone and tablet chips

AMD tumbles further, ended 2012 with net loss of $1.18 billion

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On the same day AMD announced it snagged two new executives, it also announced its fourth-quarter earnings. And as anyone who’s followed the company in recent months has come to expect—the report hasn't been pretty. The company said Tuesday its annual revenue came in at $5.4 billion, down 17 percent...
AMD tumbles further, ended 2012 with net loss of $1.18 billion

ASUS Zenbook Prime UX21A preview

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More Info ASUS Zenbook UX31 review ASUS Zenbooks to get Ivy Bridge refresh, optional 1080p and backlit keyboards in tow? ASUS Zenbook Primes with 1080p IPS panels and probable Ivy Bridge CPUs are real, coming to Taiwan in June It was only a matter of time before ASUS refreshed...
ASUS Zenbook Prime UX21A preview

The Intel Ivy Bridge (Core i7 3770K) Review

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The times, they are changing. In fact, the times have already changed, we're just waiting for the results. I remember the first time Intel brought me into a hotel room to show me their answer to AMD's Athlon 64 FX—the Pentium 4 Extreme Edition. Back then the desktop race...
The Intel Ivy Bridge (Core i7 3770K) Review
New Galaxy Tab 3 may have Intel processor

Best Products of 2012: Cool PC Accessories

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This is where we give key peripherals, components, and networking products their due. The competition was particularly fierce in the router market this year, as companies jockeyed for position in both the nascent 802.11ac space and the more established 802.11n segment. Video card manufacturers answered Intel's challenge--the integrated graphics...
Best Products of 2012: Cool PC Accessories
Intel may postpone mass shipments of Ivy Bridge processors

Intel sort of denies rumors about future CPUs being non-upgradeable

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If you kept up with last week's rumors about Intel's 14nm Broadwell chip being hardwired and non-upgradeable, then you'll know they were anything but precise. They never quite implied that all of Intel's next-gen desktop processors would be soldered to the motherboard, even if Broadwell (or some of its...
Intel sort of denies rumors about future CPUs being non-upgradeable

Review: Asus VivoTab Smart offers full Windows 8 OS in hybrid tablet form

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Despite all the Microsoft Surface hype, Windows 8 tablets have yet to find their niche. It's difficult, after all, to be more expensive than Apple's ever-cool iPad, yet less usable than a reasonably cheap laptop. So what can the Asus VivoTab Smart--a slim little 10.1-inch tablet with a Clover...
Review: Asus VivoTab Smart offers full Windows 8 OS in hybrid tablet form

Intel Silvermont: next-gen mobile CPU's three times as fast and more energy efficient

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ARM's long been the dominant form of silicon in mobile devices, but Intel aims to change that with its next-generation Atom chip design codenamed Silvermont. According to Intel, the new architecture will enable CPUs that operate at up to three times the speed of existing models, while (in some...
Intel Silvermont: next-gen mobile CPU's three times as fast and more energy efficient

IDC: By 2016, Android Devices To Outnumber Traditional Windows PCs

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Nearly 1 billion “smart devices” were shipped in 2011, analysts at IDC are reporting this morning, to the tune of over $489 billion in revenue. It’s an odd category, which IDC defines as “connected” smartphones, tablets, and even PCs. Looking ahead, the firm expects shipments of these devices to grow...
IDC: By 2016, Android Devices To Outnumber Traditional Windows PCs

SoC vs. CPU – The battle for the future of computing

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After more than 50 years at the top of the heap, the CPU finally has some competition from an upstart called the SoC. For decades, you could walk into a shop and confidently pick out a new computer based on its CPU — and now, everywhere you look, from smartphones...
SoC vs. CPU – The battle for the future of computing

Does Ivy Bridge replace discrete video cards for gaming?

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With Intel’s release of its new third-generation Core (aka “Ivy Bridge”) processing platform, the general consensus among tech reviewers seems to be that the processor company has finally made something of a breakthrough in how it handles its integrated graphics. AnandTech, Hot Hardware, Legit Reviews, Tom’s Hardware, and more —...
Does Ivy Bridge replace discrete video cards for gaming?

Samsung Galaxy S III LTE with quad-core Exynos comes to three Korean carriers July 9th

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While in the US our LTE-equipped Galaxy S IIIs are packing dual-core Snapdragon S4 processors, the (so far) Korean-only Galaxy S III LTE that combines the quad-core Exynos processor of the international model with high speed data finally has a release date -- July 9th. Samsung's post indicates three...
Samsung Galaxy S III LTE with quad-core Exynos comes to three Korean carriers July 9th
Being entertained and going social: The Ultimate Smartphone Guide, part II
Is Apple experiencing hiccups with GPUs on the next generation MacBooks?

Amazon's Redshift Accelerates Data Warehouse As A Service

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Amazon continues to play the role of disrupter in the data marketplace, announcing a new data warehousing service that could blow the doors off existing data warehousing vendors in terms of price. The question is, will lower prices be enough to change the game? The announcement of the new Amazon...
Amazon's Redshift Accelerates Data Warehouse As A Service

Origin whips out dual-wielding EON17-SLX laptop with SLI / CrossFireX support

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Origin's introducing the brawny EON17-SLX to its adoring public of hardcore gamers. The 17-inch laptop comes packing professionally overclocked Ivy Bridge CPUs and the option to add dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M or similarly paired AMD Radeon HD 7970M units -- offering performance that might even be able to...
Origin whips out dual-wielding EON17-SLX laptop with SLI / CrossFireX support

:-) RT @majestic_whine: overclocking CPUs apparently needs large amounts of liquid nitrogen. #cpartyeu http://yfrog.com/0b6iinj

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:-) RT @majestic_whine: overclocking CPUs apparently needs large amounts of liquid nitrogen. #cpartyeu http://yfrog.com/0b6iinj

Cook: 'I want there to be' Apple products made in America

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Apple CEO Tim Cook is currently being interviewed by AllThingsD's Kara Swisher and Walt Mossberg, and took time to answer the question of whether or not Apple is interested in manufacturing any of its products domestically. While pointing out that it does source components locally, including the glass for...
Cook: 'I want there to be' Apple products made in America

Dell sneaks quad-core Ivy Bridge CPUs into a couple of Vostro, XPS, and Inspiron systems

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Intel's new high-end chips get picked up by Dell's multimedia line. [Read more]...
Dell sneaks quad-core Ivy Bridge CPUs into a couple of Vostro, XPS, and Inspiron systems

Gigabyte unveils U2442 ultrabooks and P2542G gaming laptop at CeBIT

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You didn't think a company like Gigabyte would roll into CeBIT empty-handed, did you? The Taiwanese company knows how to rock a trade show properly and came packin' a whole bevy of goodies. Getting top billing are the brand new U2442 ultrabooks and the P2542G gaming laptop. The slim...
Gigabyte unveils U2442 ultrabooks and P2542G gaming laptop at CeBIT

Samsung makes Galaxy Mega 5.8, 6.3 official

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Samsung has made the Galaxy Mega 5.8 and 6.3 official. The new ëphablets' sit above the Galaxy Note 2 in screen size, although neither offers a stylus input. Further, the new Mega range omit quad-core CPUs for dual-core chips and forgo high-resolution OLED displays for lower resolution TFT LCD displays....
Samsung makes Galaxy Mega 5.8, 6.3 official

Hands-on with Intel's new ultrabook-friendly Ivy Bridge CPUs

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Intel's third-generation Core-i-series processors go mainstream with new dual-core Core i5 and Core i7 versions. [Read more]...
Hands-on with Intel's new ultrabook-friendly Ivy Bridge CPUs
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