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AMD to Acquire SeaMicro: Accelerates Disruptive Server Strategy

@ 2012/03/01 read/post comments(0)
AMD today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SeaMicro, a pioneer in energy-efficient, high-bandwidth microservers, for approximately $334 million, of which approximately $281 million will be paid in cash. Through the acquisition of SeaMicro, AMD will be… Go To Full Article

Lytro pre-orders start shipping, infinite focusing now within reach

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Those of you that scurried to get an early spot in the pre-order cue for Lytro's upcoming camera, ought to carefully skim your inboxes for an email confirming shipment of your infinite focusing shooter. Per a ton of tips from… Go To Full Article

Mini quadrotors play Bond, James Bond (video)

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This week's TED2012 conference isn't all talk -- sometimes the videos features speak for themselves. Check out this phenomenal one from the University of Pennsylvania starring a number of nano quadrotors playing the James Bond theme by banging percussion, hitting… Go To Full Article

Buffalo Announces a Trio of Marvell-Powered Solid State Drives

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Buffalo Inc. has today announced the SSD-NS/PM3P series solid state drives featuring a Marvell controller and Toshiba-made MLC (multi-level cell) NAND Flash memory. These SSDs have a 2.5-inch form factor, a SATA 6.0 Gbps interface, 256 MB (on the 128… Go To Full Article

Plantronics' GameCom 780 Gaming Headset Goes On Sale

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Announced early this year, at CES 2012, Plantronics' GameCom 780 Gaming Headset has now become available for purchase in Europe. The 780 offers a 7.1 surround sound experience (thanks to the Dolby Headphone and Pro Logic IIx technologies) and features… Go To Full Article

SilenX EFZ-120HA5 Heatsink

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The fellas at Ninjalane have published their review of the SilenX EFZ-120HA5 heatsink today. It seems like the reviewer had some mixed feelings about this HSF, hit the link to read the full review. Even though we try to concentrate… Go To Full Article

The Office Spider meets Duke Nukem @ ocaholic

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During my work I do a lot of testing and benchmarking. Day after day I'm analyzing benchmark results and the furrows on my face keep getting deeper and deeper. Today I decided to do something completely different. For quite a… Go To Full Article

IBM Opens the First Server Remanufacturing Center in China

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IBM today announced the opening of the first-ever server remanufacturing center in China. The new center, located in Shenzhen, will help reduce the impact of e-waste on the environment by extending the life of older IT equipment that otherwise would… Go To Full Article

AMD Posts Special Catalyst Driver for Windows 8 Consumer Preview

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AMD posted a new Catalyst driver (8.93.7 RC10) specifically for Windows 8 Consumer Preview. The driver is WDDM 1.2 compliant, and supports all launched AMD Radeon GPUs from HD 5000 thru HD 7000 series (except HD 7900 and HD 7700);… Go To Full Article

Blizzard lays off 600, vast majority not involved with development

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Blizzard Entertainment announced today that it's reducing the size of its worldwide workforce by 600 employees, a massive decrease for a company that reported 4,600 employees as recently as 2009. However, approximately 90 percent of the reduction will come from… Go To Full Article

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