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Sony PlayStation 4 gaming console finally hits stores

Sony's highly anticipated PlayStation 4 gaming console is finally here.

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Nvidia updates programming tools to speed up GPU performance

Nvidia has made improvements to its underlying software tools to make it easier to write programs for faster execution across CPUs and graphics processors.

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Sony says PlayStation 4 hardware is 'supercharged'

New features in Sony's upcoming gaming console will make it easier for users to stream games and share content over social media.

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Oracle seeks Java performance boost, joins HSA Foundation

The not-for-profit foundation was started last year by Advanced Micro Devices, Qualcomm, ARM Holdings, and other companies.

Xbox One, PS4 consoles help AMD gain x86 market share against Intel

AMD grew its market share thanks to the millions of semi-custom x86 architecture chips it shipped for Microsoft’s Xbox One and Sony’s PlayStation 4 gaming consoles, an analyst said Tuesday.

Xerox offers new tools, services to help businesses curb remote printing costs

Users will be able to print documents at remote locations, but the cost and volume of the printing will be monitored by managed-print service administrators.

Intel regroups to address small devices, wearable tech, DIY crowd

Intel's new business group is dedicated to The Internet of Things.

Fujitsu shows servers using light, lasers to transfer data

Fujitsu has demonstrated servers with thin fiber optics that will use lasers and light transfer data, replacing the older and slower electrical wiring technology.

Catalyst supercomputer at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

New supercomputer uses SSDs as alternative to DRAM, hard drives

A new supercomputer being deployed this month in the U.S. is using solid-state drive storage as an alternative to DRAM and hard drives, which could help speed up internal data transfers.

Prototype HDMIPi LCD monitor kit

Raspberry Pi inspires an LCD monitor effort on Kickstarter

The monitor, called the HDMIPi, will include an LCD panel that will show images at a resolution of 1280 by 800 pixels and could cost only $100.

Intel's Galileo board with Quark chip

Intel's open-source Galileo computer on sale for $69.90

Hackers and DIY'ers take note!

Apple's tablet lead shrinks as Android gains momentum

Android tablets drove tablet sales growth in the third quarter of 2013. Apple’s iPad shipments were flat, and Windows tablets continued to struggle, according to two research reports.

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Bay Trail chips to speed up Lenovo's next ThinkPad Tablet

The ThinkPad Tablet product line is based on the Windows OS, and the new, hopefully speedier, tablet will likely come with Windows 8.1, Lenovo said.

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Lenovo claims battery life crown with new Yoga tablets

Lenovo is claiming that its new Yoga tablets will offer 18 hours of battery life when browsing the web, which would be the longest when compared to other tablets.

Dell completes deal to go private, no change in product plans

Dell is officially a private company now, allowing the hardware maker to get back to business as usual.