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Microsoft is reportedly prepping a dual-screen Surface tablet

Microsoft is reportedly developing a dual-screen Surface tablet, code-named Centaurus, that sounds something like the "Intel" Twin Rivers concept we saw last week.

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Seagate FireCuda 510 NVMe SSD review: Very fast almost all the time

With one exception the Seagate FireCuda 510 proved the fastest M.2 NVMe SSD we've tested to date.

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How to make sense of Windows updates and upgrades with Microsoft's new release dashboard

Microsoft's new Windows release health dashboard is a one-stop shop for Windows 10 users seeking information on the status of upgrades and ongoing problems.

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Lenovo ThinkPad X390 review: A sharp business laptop with caveats

The Lenovo ThinkPad X390 review is thin, light, and plenty powerful. But its design has a few surprising trade-offs.

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Freedome VPN review: A good VPN backed by a well-known security company

F-Secure's Freedome is a good VPN with extra security features that users will appreciate.

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Samsung's Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force are premium, performance-oriented laptops

Samsung’s Notebook 7 and Notebook 7 Force are laptops designed for a PC users who want a premium experience—and enough power for work and play.

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The Full Nerd ep. 94: Live from Computex! AMD vs. Intel, killer laptops, and Steve from Gamers Nexus

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang talks about the hottest hardware of Computex straight from MSI's booth on the show floor.

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Start building a kick-ass AMD gaming PC for cheap with these CPU and GPU deals

Amazon is selling a Ryzen 5 2600 for under $150, and you can grab a Radeon RX 580 for under $200 at Newegg.

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Raspberry Pi 3 B+ review: Better than ever, but limits remain

The Raspberry Pi 3 B+ is a great device, but there are limits to what it can do.

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The monstrous, momentous PC hardware of Computex 2019

From futuristic laptops to trail-blazing new chips, this is the PC hardware that caught our eye at Computex 2019.

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Windows 10 update (and retirement) calendar: Mark these dates

Microsoft is releasing new versions of Windows 10 on a set schedule – and just as regularly retiring older versions from support. Here are all the dates you need to know about through Windows 7's retirement in 2020 and beyond.

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The PCI Express 5.0 spec will bring 128 gigabytes per second to your PC, someday

The PCIe interface for storage, graphics, and other components has a new spec in version 5. It promises 128GBps throughput someday, but PCIe 3 and PCIe 4 are currently active.

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Fast storage for cheap: Sabrent's Rocket NVMe SSDs are on sale for all-time low prices

Sabrent Rocket NVMe SSDs are available at great prices today on Amazon, including at 256GB, 512GB, 1TB, and 2TB capacities.

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Intel's 2nd-gen Optane Memory M15 upgrades storage performance speeds

Intel's "2nd-gen" Optane Memory devices finally increase the number of PCIe lanes.

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Here's what's inside Intel's boundary-pushing 'Project Athena' laptops—and why

Intel releases the basic specs of what will go into the 'Project Athena" notebooks partners will ship this fall, and describes how engineers blew up years of traditional benchmarking to arrive at them.

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Intel teases 'Performance Maximizer' one-click overclocking tool, with insurance to back it up

Intel shows off a Performance Maximizer overclocking tool for Windows PCs, pairing it with an insurance plan that will replace Core processors damaged by overclocking.

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Lenovo's Ryzen-powered Flex 14 convertible laptop with an Active Pen is just $529 right now

The Lenovo Flex 14 featuring an AMD Ryzen 5 3500U processor and a 256GB NVMe drive is just $529 at Amazon.

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The HP Envy Wood Series puts real walnut or birch in five stylish laptops

The HP Envy Wood Series embeds real walnut or birch into the keyboard deck and touchpad of five stylish laptops. Here are the details.

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Enterprise alert: Microsoft slates next Windows 10 long-term release for 2021

The three-year gap between the current version – Windows 10 Enterprise LSTC 2019 – and the next will be the longest yet for Windows 10's most constant edition.

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Valve Index impressions: An eye-opening headset that pushes enthusiast VR further

Valve's new VR headset makes huge FOV improvements, but its finger-tracking controllers are going to take some brain retraining.

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