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Dell XPS 8500, Vostro 470 Desktops Get the Ivy Bridge Boost

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Faster computers and laptops are on the way, thanks to a new chipset from Intel called Ivy Bridge, but some companies are already incorporating the new technology into their products, including Dell. Available today are Dell’s latest desktops, the XPS 8500 and Vostro 470, both of which feature the new...
Dell XPS 8500, Vostro 470 Desktops Get the Ivy Bridge Boost

Get an XFX Radeon HD 7850 graphics card and three games for $144.59

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The bundle includes BioShock: Infinite, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, and the new Tomb Raider. Oh, and a smokin' video card. [Read more]...
Get an XFX Radeon HD 7850 graphics card and three games for $144.59

AVADirect Mini Gaming PC review: custom-built, compact powerhouse

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AVADirect's custom-built Mini Gaming PC packs some serious power inside its small, shock-resistant mini-tower. This compact gaming PC doesn't come cheap, but the $2000+ price tag isn't too bad considering some gaming rigs will cost you over $5000. Plus, the performance - it scored an impressive 200 on our...
AVADirect Mini Gaming PC review: custom-built, compact powerhouse

Age Of Empires II HD Is Coming To Steam, And We're "Reeeaady"

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Gaming isn’t quite cyclical, thought it would seem that the big trend this winter is to remake old-school games from the 90′s for newer platforms. EA just released a brand new version of a personal childhood favorite, SimCity, and now it would appear that Age Of Empires II HD...
Age Of Empires II HD Is Coming To Steam, And We're "Reeeaady"

Acer Aspire 7600U All-in-One review: Big screen, little performance

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The Acer Aspire 7600U-UR308 is an impressive-looking system, with a large, 27-inch touchscreen, edge-to-edge glass bezel, and clear glass base. However, it's also got a mobile processor, which means it's less powerful than its desktop-processor-sporting counterparts. Our review model, which costs $1899.99 as configured, sports a third-generation Intel Core...
Acer Aspire 7600U All-in-One review: Big screen, little performance

HP beefs up Windows 8 gear with stylish laptops and business PCs

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Hewlett-Packard adds ultraportables, stylish notebooks, and two desktop PC to its Windows 8 lineup. The new gear, announced Wednesday, adds to HP's growing family of Windows 8 hardware first announced in August that included a tablet-laptop hybrid device. HP is tight lipped when it comes to specifics on its...
HP beefs up Windows 8 gear with stylish laptops and business PCs

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 video leaks, talks GPU boosting

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NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 680 was spoiled in large fashion after a promo video was leaked (below) online. Product Marketing VP Ujesh Desai claims both that the GTX 680 is the fastest graphics card in the world along with introducing multiple new features. One, GPU Boost, would allow for dynamic overclocking:...
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680 video leaks, talks GPU boosting

NVIDIA outs new mobile GPU line, boasts 'every leading notebook manufacturer' support

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In NVIDIA's ongoing efforts to monopolize the technical-sounding graphics card market, the California-based components manufacturer today announced a new mobile line of GPUs aimed at notebook computing. That's five new GPUs in total, with the GeForce GT 720M and 735M making up the "mainstream" segment, while the GT 740M,...
NVIDIA outs new mobile GPU line, boasts 'every leading notebook manufacturer' support

AMD previews FirePro W9000 graphics, possibly throws in dual-chip Radeon HD 7990 for good measure

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AMD's CTO Mark Papermaster may have just dropped a minor graphics bombshell at the end of the AMD Fusion Developer Summit. His presentation was officially to show off the FirePro W9000, a beast of a workstation graphics card with 6GB of GDDR5 memory, a 264.8-megapixel fill rate and four...
AMD previews FirePro W9000 graphics, possibly throws in dual-chip Radeon HD 7990 for good measure

ASUS GTX 670 DirectCU Mini set at $399 with May 20th release, up for pre-order (video)

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ASUS' GeForce GTX 670 DirectCU Mini graphics card first broke cover in April without a price or concrete release date, but now Newegg has dished out just those details along with extra specs. Loaded with 1,344 CUDA cores and 2GB of 256-bit GDDR5 RAM, the silicon boats a base...
ASUS GTX 670 DirectCU Mini set at $399 with May 20th release, up for pre-order (video)

Nvidia's GTX Titan LE and Titan Ultra leaked

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It has only been around two months since Nvidia launched the GTX Titan, its super-powerful, extremely efficient, very expensive graphics card. The Titan isn't the most powerful card on the market, but it's up there, and given its power efficiency, brings a lot to the table. However, new leaks reveal...
Nvidia's GTX Titan LE and Titan Ultra leaked

Acer Pushes Ultrabook to a 15-Inch Display, DVD

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The Aspire Timeline Ultra M3 offers many features of mid-size laptops, including an optical drive, discrete graphics card, and large 15-inch display, but in a thin Ultrabook package....
Acer Pushes Ultrabook to a 15-Inch Display, DVD

ET deals: Alienware m14x gaming laptop, HP Envy 27 IPS monitor, more

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Today's best deals across the web are chock-full of high performance PCs, awe-inspiring monitors, and enough gadgets to make any geek salivate. Leading the pack is the Alienware m14x, a 14-inch laptop that packs everything but the kitchen sink under its extraterrestrial chassis. This model sports a Core i5 processor,...
ET deals: Alienware m14x gaming laptop, HP Envy 27 IPS monitor, more

Windows 8 boots 33% faster than Windows 7, according to testing

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Windows 8 is something that you can now download for free, provided that you don’t mind the 90 day licence. Those who pirated the RTM build and have been stuck on a 30 day countdown rejoice, you now have more time. However, just how much better is Windows 8 than...
Windows 8 boots 33% faster than Windows 7, according to testing

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 review roundup: (usually) worth the one grand

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Now that NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 690 is shipping through some vendors, gamers have been wondering if it's worth the wallet-busting $999 to get those higher frame rates. Surprisingly, the answer is "yes." As AnandTech notes, the GTX 690 is often almost as fast or faster than a pair of...
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 review roundup: (usually) worth the one grand
Cloud | Ex-YouTube Man Builds Graphics Card for Entire Internet

A Glimpse Into My World Wide Web at Home

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Inspired by Melissa Fach's post about her home office I have agreed to share my own. If you have read Melissa's blog you will know that she works in a clean, uncluttered and stylish office, with high quality wooden desks, state of the art computers and some pretty cool Star...
A Glimpse Into My World Wide Web at Home

5.9 watts: The world's most efficient high-end computer

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Dutch hardware hacker, Emile Nijssen (nickname Mux), claims he has built the world’s most efficient high-end desktop computer: An Intel Core i7-3570K with 16GB of RAM, 64GB SSD, and other assorted bits, that consumes just 5.9 watts when idling and 74.5 watts at full load. Your desktop PC, by comparison,...
5.9 watts: The world's most efficient high-end computer

I've upgraded Windows, and now some of my hardware isn't working

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Kennethjc17 upgraded his PC to Windows 7, then found that some of his hardware no longer worked. He turned to the Windows forum for help. [Email your tech questions to answer@pcworld.com or post them on the PCW Answer Line forum.] Despite your problems, you did the right thing upgrading...
I've upgraded Windows, and now some of my hardware isn't working

Asus 4K monitor is just $4K, but don't get too excited: Your computer isn't powerful enough to use it

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In a cute quirk of fate, at Computex 2013 Asus has announced that its consumer-oriented, IGZO-based 31.5-inch 4K monitor will cost $4k when it's released in the US later this month. Before you all run out and buy one, though, ask yourself one question: Do you have a graphics card...
Asus 4K monitor is just $4K, but don't get too excited: Your computer isn't powerful enough to use it
Making kitchen computers sexy: HP unveils Windows 8 all-in-one desktops with touch and wireless tech

Club3D Radeon HD 7950 Graphics Card Makes Its Debut

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Club3D, a company specialized in developing graphics card based on AMD’s as well as Nvidia’s GPUs, announced the introduction of a new solution designed around AMD’s recently unveiled Radeon HD 7950. Club3D graphics card doesn’t seem to differ in any way from AMD’s reference design for the HD 7950, wh......
Club3D Radeon HD 7950 Graphics Card Makes Its Debut

Ivy Bridge benchmarks: CPU boosted 5-15 percent, onboard GPU handles Skyrim

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We've heard whispers of Ivy Bridge's benchmarking prowess, but now we have more comprehensive and independent test results of a Core i7 3770K CPU, courtesy of AnandTech. The conclusion? The upgrade is "quite good," which is Anand Lal Shimpi's way of describing a 5-15 percent boost in CPU performance...
Ivy Bridge benchmarks: CPU boosted 5-15 percent, onboard GPU handles Skyrim
Laptop Week Review: The Dell XPS 13 Developers Edition With Ubuntu
Nvidia launches $999 graphics card with the world’s fastest gaming performance

The future of gaming is here, but you'll need a $1,000 graphics card to render it

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Videos games have enjoyed steadily improving graphical effects as computers, and programming languages, have improved and matured. While the world is currently fixated on the coming crop of console devices that will sit, plugged into televisions for the next 5 years, Nvidia is pushing PC technology forward. A video clip...
The future of gaming is here, but you'll need a $1,000 graphics card to render it

Eidos president: Low broadband speeds are holding the game industry back

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No matter how fast your new graphics card is or how much RAM is in your console, the biggest limitation for your gaming rig (and the gaming industry as a whole) could just be your Internet connection. At least that was the message Eidos President Ian Livingstone delivered to delegates...
Eidos president: Low broadband speeds are holding the game industry back

V3 Traverse review: great graphics performance for budget-minded gamers

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The V3 Traverse is a custom-built compact gaming rig that's housed in the same eggshell-white chassis as the AVADirect Mini Gaming PC. In fact, the V3 Traverse and the Mini Gaming PC are rather similar, spec-wise, though the V3 Traverse sports a less powerful processor, higher end graphics card...
V3 Traverse review: great graphics performance for budget-minded gamers

iPhone 5S to Get Upgraded Camera and Processor, Could Ship to Retailers in the 3rd Quarter

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DigiTimes is reporting that next-generation iPhone components will begin shipping at the end of May, and the Apple's new smartphone could show up sometime in the third quarter, matching with other reports that an iPhone 5S would be released in June or July. Components for the next-generation iPhone will start...
iPhone 5S to Get Upgraded Camera and Processor, Could Ship to Retailers in the 3rd Quarter

HP Pavilion dv6 gets treated to AMD's Trinity processor, shakes hands with Ivy Bridge twin

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HP's Pavilion dv6 must be pretty popular. That's how we'd explain the fact that the laptop will be one of the first to land with AMD's Trinity chipset -- despite already appearing with an Ivy Bridge refresh. According to Laptop Reviews, the Pavilion dv6-7010 will arrive with the quad-core...
HP Pavilion dv6 gets treated to AMD's Trinity processor, shakes hands with Ivy Bridge twin
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