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TI-84 calculator with color screen surfaces, geeks giddy with anticipation

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Texas Instrument's TI-84 makes quick work of graphs and equations like nobody's business, but it's done so for years while clinging to an outdated black and white screen. Now, however, it looks like that'll change for at least one flavor… Go To Full Article

HTG Explains: Should You Shut Down, Sleep, or Hibernate Your Laptop?

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Computers can sleep, hibernate, or shut down. Sleep allows you to quickly resume using your laptop at the cost of some electricity. Hibernate is like shutting down your computer, but you can still resume working where you left off.… Go To Full Article

Hisense T770 takes thin-bezel 3D TVs to the masses from $800

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We've seen a few TVs with thin bezels in our time -- some affordable, some not so much -- but they usually sell at prices that have many of us turning to less than elegant screens. If Hisense has its… Go To Full Article

Intel's NUC mini-PC internals exposed, available for around $300 in early December

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Intel's Next Unit of Computing (NUC) is just about ready for store shelves, and Anandtech managed to get their hands on the DC3217BY model to provide us an early inside look at the mini-PC. Clearly aimed at enthusiasts, the motherboard… Go To Full Article

Microsoft's November security updates include critical Windows 8 and RT patches

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Microsoft recently issued its "Security Bulletin Advance Notification" for this month, detailing which operating systems and software will be updated on November 13th. While many products are being addressed, including Office for Mac, newly released Windows 8 and RT are… Go To Full Article

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982) Blu-ray Movie Review

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QUOTE: ""E.T. phone home!"" Go To Full Article

Sony ships Xperia advance to the US, offers unlocked ruggedness for $300 or less

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Americans who likes the Sony Xperia go's approach to lifeproof smartphone design won't have to live vicariously through their overseas friends anymore. Keeping up its recent habit of selling unlocked versions of niche devices, Sony is selling the toughened smartphone… Go To Full Article

Built-in Windows 8 applications have ads

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"Despite the fact that I've been using Windows 8 for the past three weeks, I somehow managed to overlook a rather stark feature in the OS: ads. No, we're not talking about ads cluttering up the desktop or login screen… Go To Full Article

Need For Speed Most Wanted (PC) Game Review @ HardwareHeaven.com

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Criterion Games were responsible for 2010s Need for Speed Hot Pursuit, widely regarded as the best NFS game to date. Now they are back in the NFS franchise with Most Wanted, a reboot of the 2005 original and given their… Go To Full Article

Wortmann Releases its First Windows 8 Ultrabook

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Wortmann AG has this week a new version of the Terra Mobile Ultrabook 1450 II, one that comes with Windows 8 Pro (64-bit) pre-installed. Pictured below, this Win8 ultrabook weights 1.6 kg, is 19 mm thick an features a 14-inch… Go To Full Article

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