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Matthew DeCarlo / TechSpot:
PC game sales hit $20 billion last year, no signs of slowing   —  Despite declining desktop shipments as well as an increased interest in mobile and social games, the PC gaming market is still holding strong with a growth of 8% last year according DFC analyst David Cole, who was quoted in a recent PC Gaming Alliance (PCGA) report.
Mar 28, 2013, 8:20 AMIn context
Matthew DeCarlo / TechSpot:
Tablets to outship desktops this year, notebooks next year   —  According to the latest data from IDC, global shipments of smart connected devices exceeded a billion units in 2012, an increase of 29.1% from the previous year and representing a value of $576.9 billion.
Mar 27, 2013, 1:05 AMIn context
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot:
Rumor: AMD is up for sale, Dell may be interested   —  As far as the stock market is concerned, Advanced Micro Devices may be up for sale.  AMD's shares were significantly up yesterday, apparently on rumors that Dell is interested in buying the American multinational semiconductor company.
Feb 15, 2011, 2:20 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / TechSpot:
Samsung develops DDR4 memory, up to 40% more efficient   —  Samsung Electronics has announced that it completed development of the industry's first DDR4 DRAM module last month, using 30nm class process technology, and provided 1.2V 2GB DDR4 unbuffered dual in-line memory modules (UDIMM) to a controller maker for testing.
Jan 6, 2011, 5:20 AMIn context
Matthew DeCarlo / TechSpot:
Mozilla intern examines startup speed of Firefox, Chrome   —  A Mozilla intern has figured out a way to make Firefox open faster - or at least seem like it's opening faster.  In a blog post, interface designer John Wayne Hill explained how Chrome, although only slightly faster than Firefox at starting, feels much quicker.
Jun 20, 2010, 4:00 AMIn context
Jose Vilches / TechSpot:
Western Digital enters consumer SSD market   —  If you needed more proof that solid-state drives are the future of computer storage, today, Western Digital, one of the largest traditional hard disk drives manufacturers has jumped with both feet into the market.
Mar 3, 2010, 12:35 PMIn context
Jose Vilches / TechSpot:
Pixel Qi begins producing first batch of displays   —  Pixel Qi has been talking up its innovative display technology for months, promising low power consumption together with indoor and outdoor readability for netbooks and specialized tablet devices.  While they've already showed off …
Dec 7, 2009, 3:15 PMIn context
Jose Vilches / TechSpot:
Firefox 3.5 arriving this month, RC available now   —  Mozilla developers have quietly launched the first release candidate for Firefox 3.5 today.  Like previous releases, it is based on version 1.9.1 of the Gecko layout engine and includes several performance and stability improvements to the new TraceMonkey JavaScript engine.
Jun 17, 2009, 3:25 PMIn context
Steven Walton / TechSpot News:
Enemy Territory : Quake Wars performance in-depth   —  For years I have been a fan of the Quake series and not regretfully I wasted away countless hours in Quake III: Rocket Arena.  That said, I did find Quake 4 to be somewhat disappointing.  Games like Quake 4 can easily become a let down when so much is expected of them.
Sep 20, 2007, 6:00 AMIn context
Justin Mann / TechSpot:
AMD releases low-power 3500+/3800+ and X2 6000+   —  In a press release issued today, AMD announced the released of a few new desktop processors aimed specifically at low-power yet high-performing CPUs.  Modifying the 65nm single-core 3500+ and 3800+ CPUs have enabled AMD to offer …
Feb 21, 2007, 9:00 AMIn context

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