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Swiftech H220-X AIO Liquid Cooler 11-03-2014

The Swiftech H220-X combines the MCP30 pump into either a dual 120mm or dual 140mm radiator, similar to their previous MCR-X20 Drive series. The H220-X, however, relocates the pump from the end of the radiator to a spot beside the fins for a more compact length. They've also integrated a backlit reservoir window so users can easily check the coolant level without opening up the system. Finally, they opted to integrate their current flagship water block, the Apogee XL, into the mix.

Cougar 700M and Speed Gaming Mouse and Pad 09-22-2014

One look at the Cougar 700M Gaming Mouse and I was immediately reminded of another mouse I had recently reviewed, the Thermaltake Level 10. Upon closer examination there are more than a few differences between them, however compared to the typical computer mouse, they share a few similarities. For one, both exhibit a barebones-style open architecture with an aluminum skeleton. Both also feature adjustable panels to customize the fit to the user's hand along with fully programmable buttons and a high attention to detail on the fit and finish.

OCZ RevoDrive 350 PCIe Solid State Drive 08-04-2014

Today we have for review OCZ's latest RevoDrive 350. With the new model number falling in line with other recent OCZ offerings such as the Vertex 460 or Vector 150, the RevoDrive 350 marks OCZ's fourth generation PCIe-based SSD. Featuring dual or quad SandForce SF-2282 controllers (depending on capacity), the RevoDrive 350 offers up to an advertised 1800MB/s read and 1700MB/s write speeds and an astounding 135,000 to 140,000 IOPS. Utilizing the same 19nm Toshiba toggle flash found in OCZ's other recent offerings, the RevoDrive 350 sports a three year warranty with up to 50GB/day of host writes.

Swiftech Apogee XL CPU Waterblock 07-01-2014

Today we have for review Swiftech's absolute latest in blocks, the Apogee XL. Superseding the Apogee HD, which we reviewed two years ago, the XL offers some fine-tuning in performance for the latest AMD and Intel processors, reduced flow restriction and a new visual enhancement with LED back-lit logo plate in four included interchangeable colors: blue, green, red and white. There are two different versions available, the standard black polycarbonate body we received and an all-new XLC model with clear top.

X2 Aurel Noise Cancellation Headset 05-27-2014

X2 Products comes to us from a team of PC enthusiasts based in the Netherlands. X2 has sent over for review today the X2 Aurel audio headphones with passive noise cancellation. Despite having an in-line microphone, the Aurel seem to be emphasized more for their audio headphone performance rather than portrayed as a true gaming headset. X2 advertises the Aurel series 2.0 as genuine audio headphones designed for style and functionality with gold-plated cables, passive noise cancellation and superb and crystal clear sound.

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Now that Black Friday is a bona fide thing, you’ve really got to be strategic. As the official starter for the holiday shopping season, Black Friday and the days to come are expected to be a frenzy of bargains. Here's some of the best tech deals we could find online as of...

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Windows 10 will officially support the Free Lossless Audio Codec and offer audiophiles a new, more integrated way of enjoying their music collection. FLAC is a remarkable file format which retains the audio quality from the original source and compresses file sizes by approximately 50-60%.

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Well thought out, carefully crafted gadgets are a thing of beauty. But for all the streamlining and minimalism that may go into a design, there’s no avoiding those off-putting logos and regulatory compliance numbers tattooed on the back of devices. Well, at least there wasn’t. Until today. ...

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A couple of weeks after AT&T announced that it would pause the rollout of its high-speed fiber network amid the uncertainty surrounding net neutrality rules, the company has clarified that the plans related to new commitments, not the existing ones.

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The Advanced Storage Technology Consortium has released its latest report which predicts mechanical disk drives will skyrocket to 100TB by 2025. Data use has risen exponentially over the last few years due to 4k video and megatextures in newer game engines. Back in September, HGST unveiled a 10TB 3.5” hard drive which implements shingled...

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Twitter has announced that it will begin tracking the list of apps installed on your mobile device, a move the company says will help it build a more personal experience for you on the microblogging service.

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Ubisoft’s Far Cry 4 has been lauded for its immensely beautiful open world gameplay. The storyline, on the other hand, hasn’t held up nearly as well under criticism. A lackluster plot seems almost improbable considering the alternate endings that gamers have discovered thus far (and potentially others that haven’t yet...

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Dropbox is testing a new Carousel feature that will allow you to delete local photos that have already been backed up when your device's storage is getting full. This means that you won't have to worry about managing space and manually deleting photos just to make sure that you can click...

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Valve has launched a massive sale, officially being called the Steam Exploration Sale, on some of the most popular games of the year – and thousands others – just in time for Black Friday. For the next six days, gamers can take advantage of sales throughout the Steam store in...

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Google has announced that their Chromecast media streaming dongle will now support seven new channels including Comedy Central, Sesame Street Go, Nickelodeon, TuneIn, Epix, YuppTV and Encore Play. This recent slew of media content allows users to access hit TV shows such as South Park, The Daily Show and the...

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GoPro is looking to broaden its horizons (no pun intended). The action camera maker is said to be developing its own line of consumer-oriented drones that’ll come equipped with high-definition cameras according to people familiar with the matter as reported by The Wall Street Journal.

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Nearly a couple of months after announcing that it would split into two different businesses, HP has published its fourth quarter financial results, which were mostly in line with market expectations, indicating that the company still has a lot more work ahead.

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Kim Dotcom’s once lavish lifestyle is but a distant memory. During a recent teleconference at London’s unBound Digital event, the Megaupload founder revealed that his legal team recently resigned because he ran out of money. Dotcom said he spent $10 million defending himself and without lawyers, he is defenseless. ...

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4K TV shipments topped 3 million units last quarter, up a whopping 500 percent compared to the same quarter last year, bringing total shipments to 6.4 million units this year, according to the latest report from global market research and consulting firm DisplaySearch.

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Amazon’s long-rumored Fire Phone finally materialized earlier this year with its unique 3D “dynamic perspective” feature in tow. Its hardware specs weren’t anything to write home about and the 3D gimmick wasn’t enough to get customers excited, especially at $199 on contract ($649 straight up). ...

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Ubisoft's upcoming open-world racing MMO The Crew won't be available to press outlets until the game has been publicly released next December 2nd, delaying access to reviews for people interested in a professional opinion before buying. In a blog post, Ubisoft stated:

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If you're one of the many iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite users who have been plagued with Wi-Fi issues, here is some good news: Mario Ciabarra, the co-founder and CEO of Colorado Springs-based Quantum Metric, claims to have found the root cause of the problems, and has also come...

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Foregoing traditional advertising, Lenovo recently enlisted the help of the Upright Citizens Brigade to spread the word about its new Yoga 3 notebook. The improvisational comedy sketch group set up hidden cameras at a fake kiosk at Pennsylvania’s Plymouth Meeting Mall to film as they pranked shoppers.

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Sony is developing a smartwatch made out of e-paper, a display technology designed to mimic the appearance of ordinary ink on paper, according to a Bloomberg report. The device is expected to be released in 2015.

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Black Friday doesn't officially start for another couple of days, but that hasn't stopped EA from launching a sale through their Origin game delivery service a little bit early. The Origin Black Friday Sale (or Mega Sale as it's known outside North America), offers up to 75% on games in...

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What do solar panels and Blu-ray discs have in common? Quite a bit, as it turns out. Researchers at Northwestern University have discovered an unexpected yet useful purpose for old Blu-ray discs. It just so happens that the nanoscopic pits and grooves found on Blu-ray discs – the same ones responsible...

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Apple started off the week on a high note but even that can do little to wash away the fact that the iPad’s popularity has been on the decline for quite some time. The latest report from market research and analytics firm International Data Corporation (IDC) casts a dark shadow not...

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Amazon not only wants to sell you a new 4K television, Nest thermostat or a replacement battery for your notebook, it wants to lend a hand installing them.

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Ridesharing platform Lyft has launched a new feature that allows drivers to filter potential riders based on whether or not they are traveling in the same direction as the driver. Up to this point, drivers were only showed a passenger’s route once they had accepted a ride.

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The Internet is ingrained in modern society. In addition to providing information and entertainment, it serves as the backbone of social interaction for millions. But how much do people actually know about the Internet and related technologies?

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Users can access their Google accounts from as many devices as they wish, and so Google is introducing the Devices and Activity dashboard to help keep things organized and secure. The new tool is a simple, unified app where users can easily see the devices accessing their Google accounts.

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Twitter has spent a lot of time this year exploring the world of commerce. Its latest endeavor, Twitter Offers, is perhaps the boldest move yet as it aims to save users some cash during the holidays (and beyond) while simultaneously appeasing advertisers and investors. Here’s how it works.

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Google could lose its second default search provider partner in as many years. Google’s agreement to be the default search engine provider for Apple’s Safari is set to expire next year and unsurprisingly, there a couple of companies that would love to steal the spot out from under Google. ...

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By the end of the year, nearly 3 billion people globally will be online, up from just 2.7 billion at the end of 2013 according to the United Nations’ International Telecommunications Union’s (ITU) Measuring the Information Society Report.

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With two new iPhones now in stores, Apple is expected to turn in its best holiday quarter ever. According to KGI Research analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, the Cupertino-based company will sell a whopping 82 percent more iPhones this quarter compared to last.

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