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Microsoft Set to Open $100 Million Tech Center in Brazil
Nov 7, 2012 - in News
Software giant has been involved in Brazil for several years.
Belkin Brings Out Two New 802.11ac Routers
Jun 25, 2012 - in News
Belkin has entered the 802.11ac market with two new routers.
Patent Application Hints MSFT is Working on Own MagSafe
Jun 16, 2012 - in News
Is Microsoft looking to make a MagSafe of its own?
Antec Introduces New Audio Line at Computex 2012
Jun 8, 2012 - in News
Antec is branching out.
Act Of Valor: Bandito Brothers' Jacob Rosenberg, Interviewed
May 22, 2012 - in Reviews
Worldwide editor-in-chief Chris Angelini interviews Jacob Rosenberg, CTO of Bandito Brothers, the media company responsible for "Act of Valor." They talk about the marriage of technology and film-making, overcoming bottlenecks, and the future of Bandito.
Netgear Intros ''World's First'' 802.11ac Wi-Fi Router
Apr 26, 2012 - in News
Netgear is releasing a new 802.11ac router in May, starting at $199.99.
Former SGI Entity Sues Apple, Sony, Samsung Over Graphics
Mar 28, 2012 - in News
Graphics Properties Holdings (GPH) has made a name for itself to monetize about 300 former SGI patents. LG, RIM and HTC hunted as well.
Graphene Supercapacitors Can Charge Up to 1000x Faster Than Today's Batteries
Mar 26, 2012 - in News
Electrochemical capacitors, commonly called supercapacitors, have recently gained some attention as potential battery replacements.
UK TV Network ITV Has Warned Apple Against 'iTV' Name
Feb 16, 2012 - in News
Sorry Apple, that name is taken.
Samsung's 55-inch OLED TV Launching This Spring
Feb 14, 2012 - in News
Slim, sexy, and scheduled for landing in just a few months' time.
Our Top 6 Favorite Tech Ads from Super Bowl XLVI
Feb 6, 2012 - in News
The Super Bowl isn't just about football and snacks.
In Pictures: 16 Of The PC Industry's Most Epic Failures
Feb 2, 2012 - in Picture Story
We've endured a great many annoyances in the 16 years since Tom's Hardware first appeared online. What follows is a list of 16 of them. Although it's by no means all-inclusive, it represents one seasoned reviewer's worst experiences in technology.
Chris Angelini On Tom's Hardware In 2012
Jan 16, 2012 - in Reviews
I just got back from CES 2012. And although I’ve attended a great many Consumer Electronics Shows, Computexes, and Comdexes (never a CeBIT), this year’s show was by far the most intense. It wasn’t that there were tons of really awesome products. In fact,
300 Foxconn Workers Threaten Mass Suicide Over Raise
Jan 11, 2012 - in News
Three hundred Foxconn workers threatened to jump off the roof of an Xbox 360 manufacturing plant after they didn't receive their pay.
Behind the Scenes With Our Holiday Gift Guide Models
Nov 17, 2011 - in News
It's that time again!
The $79 Kindle Costs Amazon $84 to Make
Nov 12, 2011 - in News
Amazon's $79 Kindle ereader is probably as cheap and cheerful as they get, but the device is actually more expensive for Amazon to build than it is for us to buy.
Face-Off: Does HP's PC Business Affect Us Enthusiasts?
Sep 2, 2011 - in Reviews
Apparently, HP's preferred course of action is spinning its Personal Systems Group off into its own entity. But that's not necessarily what will happen. Would our world as enthusiasts change if HP ended up selling its PC business? Chris and Alan discuss.
SPONSORED BY Intel - Intel Inside, Including the Motherboard?
Jun 13, 2011 - in Reviews
The market is brimming with motherboard options, and businesses of all sizes face the unenviable task of trying to decide which vendor to place at the heart of their productivity desktops.
SPONSORED: Brother Inkjet All-in-One Printer Buyers Guide
Mar 11, 2011 - in Reviews
Remember the idea of the “paperless office?” If the last 20 years have taught us anything about paper, it’s that paper use is indeed declining—as a percentage of total document handling.
MSFT is Hiring A Fistful of Xbox Hardware Devs
Mar 9, 2011 - in News
The dust has settled after the Kinect launch, so what's next for Microsoft's Xbox team? Fresh blood, apparently.
Sponsored Article: Verizon Cloud-Based Online Backup and Sharing
Dec 9, 2010 - in Reviews
Online backup is a booming industry, with dozens of vendors providing storage in the cloud. The idea is a compelling one: for a few dollars a year, you have immediate and automatic offsite storage of your most critical files. No messing with tapes, making
Sponsored Article: Getting Started with Verizon Cloud Services
Dec 9, 2010 - in Reviews
Verizon has myriad small, medium and enterprise business-related cloud services, everything from the mundane process of making backups to more sophisticated collections of virtual and even physical servers. In this introduction, we'll show you what the la
Sponsored Article: Hyper Performance Computing with Intel Parallel Studio 2011 XE
Dec 8, 2010 - in Reviews
Believe it or not, Intel delivered the world’s first dual-core desktop processor only 5 years ago in 2005. That was the Pentium Processor Extreme Edition 840. At the time, Hyper-Threading already had been available for three years, yet it wa
On The Bench: Corsair's HS1 USB Gaming Headset
Sep 16, 2010 - in Reviews
You probably know Corsair best for its memory products, power supplies, and SSDs. But now the company is jumping into the crowded headset market with an unassuming entry that’s both affordable and capable of offering great sound quality.
New BB Torch Costs as Much to Make as iPhone 4
Aug 26, 2010 - in News
RIM's newest phone carries quite the bill of materials.
WD's Livewire Uses AC Outlets for Networking
Aug 24, 2010 - in News
WD's Livewire kit is ideal for creating network access outside a wireless router's reach.
Intel Buys Texas Instrument's Cable Modem Line
Aug 17, 2010 - in News
Intel cable modems on the horizon?
Samsung UK Giving Free Galaxy S Android Phones to Unhappy iPhone 4 Users
Jul 23, 2010 - in News
Hmm, stay with Apple and get a free case or make nice with Samsung and get a free Galaxy S? Tough one.
What if Steve Ballmer Left Microsoft Today?
Jul 19, 2010 - in News
Is Ballmer critical to Microsoft's future?
Microsoft Announces InstaLoad Battery Tech
Jul 6, 2010 - in News
Sometimes the smallest technological developments make a big difference.