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Intel throws in “Clover Trail” Atom to the Windows 8 tablet mix
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Intel throws in “Clover Trail” Atom to the Windows 8 tablet mix

September 29th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Intel has formally showed off a new low-power Atom chip running on Windows 8 tablets that it hopes will help it muscle into a portable devices market that it had failed to break into...
Intel pushes ahead with 4th gen Core chips, aims to convince mobile users in 2013
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Intel pushes ahead with 4th gen Core chips, aims to convince mobile users in 2013

September 12th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Intel hopes the new chips will further push the sales of ultrabooks, which have wowed many users with their innovative designs, but have not sold as well as...
Goondu DIY: build a rocking Ivybridge desktop PC
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Goondu DIY: build a rocking Ivybridge desktop PC

August 2nd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
A geek's adventure in building a desktop PC using the latest Core i7...
What next for the PC with Windows 8?
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What next for the PC with Windows 8?

July 23rd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Three scenarios that we think might play out as mobile phones and tablets converge with computers in the next 12 to 18...
Here come the Thunderbolt motherboards from Asus and others
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Here come the Thunderbolt motherboards from Asus and others

May 22nd, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
The first Thunderbolt-enabled motherboards will be shipping soon, starting with vendors such as Asus, and users can look to hook up external drives much faster than with current USB 3.0...
Goondu Guide: Choosing an “Ivybridge” laptop
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Goondu Guide: Choosing an “Ivybridge” laptop

May 8th, 2012 | by Raymond Lau
In the market for a new laptop? Just hang in there a while longer, as Intel’s newest chip, codenamed “Ivy Bridge” is just starting to roll out in laptops...
Geek buy: Corsair Force GT
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Geek buy: Corsair Force GT

April 30th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Using the popular Sandforce controller, it is at the apex in terms of SSDs for home users....
Asus motherboards to come with Thunderbolt support
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Asus motherboards to come with Thunderbolt support

April 18th, 2012 | by Alfred Siew
Tired of your MacBook-toting friends boasting about their fast Thunderbolt link that lets them hook up speedy external drives, monitors and a whole host of other stuff? Well, here’s some good news for DIY desktop builders:...
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Intel’s new CPUs roll out in geeked out Dell Alienware gaming desktops

December 19th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
On the new Alienware Aurora R4 desktops, the LGA2011-based CPUs are water-cooled, and where possible, factory overclocked as...
Goondu review: Sony Vaio Z, a new standard to follow
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Goondu review: Sony Vaio Z, a new standard to follow

September 26th, 2011 | by Alfred Siew
Let’s start by getting the price of this state-of-the-art laptop out of way, because S$3,999 is certainly not everyone’s idea of how much a good laptop should cost. No, not even with the full works – a Core i7...
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Apple = no virus?

July 24th, 2008 | by Alfred Siew
You’ve probably seen those Apple ads that proclaim that there are no/few viruses for Macs. Well, it doesn’t matter that virus writers don’t bother with Macs because they only take up less than 5 per cent of the...