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MSI’s Nightblade barebones rig is a good fit for novice PC builders

This barebones gaming PC offers a framework to work with, leaving you to choose and stuff in essential components like the CPU, graphics card and more. Learn more here.
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Falcon Northwest Talon Review

Falcon Northwest Talon review.
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Windows 8.1 Update 1 leaked by Microsoft, but download methods no longer work

Software leaks are at this point a certainty, but the developer is usually not the source of the leak. However, that indeed appears to be the case with the leak of Windows 8.1 Update 1. Learn more here.
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New OS X Mavericks update said to provide ‘pixel doubling’ for 4K Retina display support

Good news, high-def junkies. It looks like the next Mavericks update will bring 4K Retina support along with it, according to those familiar with the developer version of OS X 10.9.3. Learn more here.
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Newsweek’s Bitcoin man insists he has nothing to do with the digital currency

His name is Satoshi Nakamoto but the idea that he's THE Satoshi Nakamoto, creator of Bitcoin, seems to be losing steam. Newsweek created a stir Thursday when it claimed to have found the cryptocurrency creator, though Mr. Nakamoto insists…
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DirecTV might mirror Dish’s Disney deal to launch its own online TV service

In the wake of an unprecedented deal between Dish Network and Disney, DirecTV hopes to have similar luck in contract re-negotiations to secure Disney content for its own online TV service. Could that someday mean ESPN without a satellite or…
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Asus announces AMD AM1-compatible motherboards

Asus will release two new motherboards supporting AMD's new AM1 platform, the company announced. The AM1M-A and AM1I-A small form factor motherboards will be among the first to hit the market designed to work in tandem with AMD's new AM1…
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Dell Announces New Kid-Proof Latitude 13 “Education Series” Laptops

The main selling point of Dell's newly announced Latitude 13 "Education Series" laptops lies within durability: It's a laptop designed to, above all else, survive the classroom. Learn more here.
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Mozilla wants to know why Dell is charging customers for Firefox

Did you know that Dell charges U.K. customers a £16.25 fee (27.10 USD) to pre-install Firefox on new computers? Mozilla didn't, but they do now and they're not happy about it. Learn more here.
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Microsoft to unveil DirectX 12 at GDC 2014

Redmond will be unwrapping the next generation in its long-running graphics API in a couple of weeks at GDC 2014, which may launch at the same time as the next full version of Windows. Learn more here.