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Blower-style RTX 3090 cards are disappearing, and that's bad for prosumers

Versions of the powerful RTX 3090 with blower-style coolers are disappearing from the web, with ominous implications for prosumers who need workstations for work and play.

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Intel 670p SSD review: Faster where it matters

The Intel 670p pulls consistent, competitive performance out of its single-sided QLC, a first for the company in an NVMe SSD.

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Intel's new 670p SSD is tuned for the 'real world'

Intel's 144-layer QLC M.2 drive will push practical performance where it can outperform some TLC-based SSDs.

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Forget the rumors and save big on the AirPods Pro right now

Amazon's Woot is selling the AirPods Pro for $190, less than the MSRP for the regular AirPods.

on macworld.com

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Get a big, fast 17-inch HP laptop for $480 after a massive discount

HP is selling its Ryzen-powered 17z laptop for a whopping $220 off.

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How to create strong, secure passwords by learning how to crack them

Learn why strong, secure paswords matter by seeing how easy it is to crack passwords with a common tool. Longer, more complex passwords are best, and you'll see why.

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M1 MacBook Air vs Pro: What to buy and why to spend extra on RAM and storage

It's hard to tell the difference between the new M1 MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, so we've broken them all down for you.

on macworld.com

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How Framework plans to break the curse of upgradeable laptops

Our Q&A with Framework's CEO might convince you that an upgradeable laptop might finally happen.

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The Full Nerd ep. 169: GeForce RTX 3060 reviews, new Radeon GPU teased

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we talk about new graphics cards you probably can’t buy anytime soon.

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Dell's immersive 32-inch 4K curved gaming monitor is 40% off

The online retailer is selling the Dell S3221QS for $330.

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Save $20 on Amazon's Fire TV Cube with Alexa voice control

The online retailer is selling its voice-controlled set-top box for $100.

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The story of the Windows XP 'Bliss' desktop theme—and what it looks like today

Like Windows XP itself, Microsoft's 'Bliss' image of rolling green hills has aged, and evolved. Here's its story— and what the real-world site looks like today.

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How does an RTX 3080 perform inside an eGPU?

External GPU's are a tempting option for laptop gamers, but there is a point where it's not worth it.

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A part of us died with Fry's Electronics

Fry’s Electronics, with its bright lights and endless aisles of technology, was a pilgrimage for PC nerds, a bonding experience, and a place for the tribe to gather. All of the stores closed as of February 24, 2021, marking the end of an era.