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Innodisk outs embedded SATA nanoSSD, nets 480MB per second from one chip

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While single-chip SSDs are clearly known quantities, they usually run at a much more leisurely pace than their larger counterparts. Innodisk doesn't think size and speed have to be contradictory -- it just unveiled an embedded version of its nanoSSD… Go To Full Article

Soluto study shows that majority of Windows 8 users pretend Metro doesn't exist

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According to a study by Soluto, people with Windows 8 devices rarely launch Metro applications. While true of desktop computers, the percentage of Metro apps launched per day was also surprisingly low for Windows 8 tablets. Go To Full Article

Xbox One: hardware analysis, comparison to PlayStation 4

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"Sony gave the PS4 50% more raw shader performance, plain and simple (768 SPs @ 800MHz vs. 1152 SPs & 800MHz). Unlike last generation, you don't need to be some sort of Jedi to extract the PS4's potential here. The… Go To Full Article

Research suggests human intelligence is on the decline

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A controversial new study suggests that while our technology is advancing, the human intelligence is on the decline. The researchers show that Westerners have had a 14 point IQ drop since Victorian times due to changes in regards to stimuli… Go To Full Article

Tesla Motors repays Department of Energy loan nine years early

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With a wire transfer of $451.8 million, Elon Musk has finally made good on his promise to repay the hefty loan Tesla received from the Department of Energy well ahead of its 2022 due date, beating even Musk's own five-year… Go To Full Article

Haswell Z87 Motherboard Preview: 50+ Motherboards

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With time quickly approaching the launch of Haswell, leaks on both motherboards and CPU performance are coming out of the woodworks. Similar to our advance Ivy Bridge coverage, here is a current roundup of everything we were allowed to show… Go To Full Article

Microsoft updates YouTube app for Windows Phone

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Last week, Microsoft's YouTube app for Windows Phone came under fire for not adhering to some of Google's requirements. The result was an ultimatum from Mountain View, requesting that Microsoft make the necessary tweaks by May 22nd or pull the… Go To Full Article

Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon Review @ OCC

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There aren't a whole lot of negatives, but I'd be remiss if I didn't mention Blood Dragon's UPlay account requirement, even if you by the Steam version like I did. I certainly wouldn't consider it a deal breaker, but I… Go To Full Article

Thermaltake Power Supplies Units are ready for Intel Haswell CPUs

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Intel will soon introduce the new 4th generation Intel Core processors, code-named "Haswell", the new technology for reducing power consumption of the CPU in sleep mode. The new C6 and C7 states are able to reduce the CPU power consumption… Go To Full Article

Cooler Master Notepal ERGOSTAND II Video Review

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"The Cooler Master Notepal ERGOSTAND II is a cooler and stand all in one. It looks great, can be angled, comes with a 140mm fan, USB 2.0 x 4, Mini USB x 1, Micro USB x 1 and fits laptops… Go To Full Article

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