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CES 2013: ASUS Unveils Qube with Google TV Media Streamer

Among the number of products that ASUS unveiled at CES 2013 today was the new Qube with Google TV media streaming box. As the name suggests, the Qube instantly adds[...] Read full article

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Nvidia Focuses on Gaming, Reveals Tegra 4 at CES

Nvidia made a wealth of major announcements at its CES event last night, not least of which was the reveal of \”Project Shield,\” its very own portable gaming console. Available[...] Read full article

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Asus Teams with Leap Motion for Future PCs

Leap Motion, the startup company that has wowed consumers and developers alike with its super accurate 3D motion control technology, today announced that it has struck a deal with one[...] Read full article

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Windows Gains Market Share, Now On 91.7% of Desktops

At this point, it\’s no secret that the adoption rate of Microsoft\’s new Windows 8 operating system has been a bit…sluggish. According to the latest data from Net Applications, however,[...] Read full article

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Nintendo TVii Launching Tomorrow

Nintendo has announced that Nintendo TVii, its free entertainment aggregation app for the Wii U, will be launching tomorrow, December 20, in the United States and Canada. The service turns[...] Read full article

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Cisco to Sell Linksys Division

Networking corporation Cisco is preparing to sell off its Linksys division, according to a Bloomberg report. The company is said to have hired British financial services company Barclays to help it[...] Read full article

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Samsung Acquires Storage Software Maker NVELO

Samsung today announced that it has acquired NVELO, a privately-held, California-based vendor of caching software for solid-state drives (SSDs). The acquisition gives Samsung all technology and personnel currently held under[...] Read full article

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SanDisk to Invest $75 Million in Flash Memory Startups

SanDisk today launched a venture capital fund that will see the data storage company make investments in startup companies focused on \”innovative solutions\” in flash memory. Dubbed SanDisk Ventures, the[...] Read full article

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84 Percent of IT Pros Want to Limit Your Workplace Desktop Privileges

Despite there being a continued lack of employee desktop and laptop control in workplaces across the country, the vast majority of companies\’ IT professionals are in favor of lessening user[...] Read full article

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Xbox 360 Gets SkyDrive App

Microsoft will release its SkyDrive cloud storage system to the Xbox 360 via a new app today, allowing users to view their stored photos, videos, documents, and other files straight[...] Read full article

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Microsoft Slashes Windows Azure Storage Costs

Microsoft continues to do its part in fanning the flames of the cloud storage wars, as the company has announced that it is cutting prices of Windows Azure Storage by[...] Read full article

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Online Sales Spike, In-Store Decline for Black Friday

On Black Friday 2012, consumers spent $1.042 billion online, which is a 26-percent increase from Black Friday 2011; while stores reported a 1.8-percent decrease for in-store sales, according to analytics[...] Read full article