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LG Optimus G for Sprint hands-on

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Stop us if you've heard this one before, but we had the opportunity to get our hands on the LG Optimus G... again. This would make the excursion lucky number four for Engadget, but this one is a touch on… Go To Full Article

LaCie Tops Portable Thunderbolt Speeds

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Today LaCie announced that the Little Big Disk Thunderbolt Series, design by Neil Poulton, now features SATA III SSDs (6 Gb/s interface). With read speeds up to 635 MB/s, the LaCie Little Big Disk is the fastest portable Thunderbolt solution… Go To Full Article

Microsoft updates Windows 8, Metro 8 applications

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"We are pleased to be releasing a set of improvements to Windows 8 in broad areas of performance, power management and battery efficiency, media playback, and compatibility. These improvements are available starting today via Windows Update. We wanted to briefly… Go To Full Article

Android 4.1.2 goes live, gives Nexus 7 owners landscape home screen

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We've been seeing a mysterious Android 4.1.2 update mentioned in conjunction with a few unreleased devices in the past few hours, so it's only fitting that we're seeing the official release today. Google's Android Open Source Project lead Jean-Baptiste Queru… Go To Full Article

Call of Duty Under Religious Fire

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All the turmoil in the middle east seems to be overflowing into the world of video games. Shack News has reported that the Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 map 'Favela' and the re-release of 'Favela' in a Modern Warfare… Go To Full Article

BIOSTAR Hi-Fi Z77X LGA 1155 Motherboard

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If you haven't done so already, make sure you head on over and read our evaluation of the BIOSTAR Hi-Fi Z77X LGA 1155 motherboard. BIOSTAR generally has a reputation for making low end or budget oriented motherboards. Fortunately that isn't… Go To Full Article

Let's celebrate the 50th anniversary of the LED!

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Half a century ago today, Nick Holonyak Jr. introduced us all to the visible Light Emitting Diode (LED). This electronic component has since become an important innovation, used in everything from car headlights to computer monitors. Go To Full Article

Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti Launch Review @ Rage3D.com

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NVIDIA's last hurrah this year is the GeForce GTX 650 Ti, aimed at 1080p gamers who like to image quality and performance with power use, low noise and compact dimensions. We put it head to head with the Radeon HD… Go To Full Article

ASUS GeForce GTX 660 (GK106) DirectCU II TOP 2GB Review

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Not to be confused with our earlier review of the GTX 660 Ti, this is the slower Nvidia GTX 660 based on the less exciting Kepler GK106 die. Is it still any good, especially in the face of the aggressively… Go To Full Article

EVGA GeForce GTX 650 Ti 2GB SSC SuperSuperClocked @ Ocaholic

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With the introduction of the GeForce GTX 650 Ti, nVidia is completing the Kepler GTX lineup. The GeForce GTX 650 Ti is here to fill the performance gap that was between the GTX 660 and the GTX 650. Compared to… Go To Full Article

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