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The Eternal PC Question: Is It Better to Upgrade or to Buy a New System?

The Eternal PC Question: Is It Better to Upgrade or to Buy a New System?

When is it better to upgrade a system versus buying all-new components or a new rig? The post The Eternal PC Question: Is It Better to Upgrade or to Buy a New System? appeared first on ExtremeTech.
HTC Vive marketing exec leaves VR for Micron

HTC Vive marketing exec leaves VR for Micron

Rahul Sandil, former marketing executive at HTC's Vive virtual reality division, is jumping ship to Micron Technology, where he will run consumer marketing.
Samsung joins the QLC NAND party with its 860 QVO SSD

Samsung joins the QLC NAND party with its 860 QVO SSD

You may have noticed on black Friday and cyber Monday that prices for storage continue to drop. And now the new quad-layer-cell (QLC) tech is packing even more capacity into smaller and more
What SSD, HDD, and storage to buy? A 2018 black Friday buyer’s guide

What SSD, HDD, and storage to buy? A 2018 black Friday buyer’s guide

You have a lot of options to get fast storage, high capcity, or both these days. And you should take advantage of the low prices on black Friday.
Crucial P1 and BX500 SSDs push down the cost of storage

Crucial P1 and BX500 SSDs push down the cost of storage

Crucial has some new storage options that are great for gaming but will be a lot better when they probably drop in price in a few months.

Microsoft's Bitlocker compromised by bad SSD encryption

Bad computer security can sometimes have a cascading effect, as researchers from the Netherlands discovered. They first spotted vulnerabilities in the embedded encryption of several SSD models from

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The best SSDs

The best SSDs

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Wirecutter's best deals: Save $70 on Samsung's SmartThings Home Monitoring kit

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $70 on Samsung's SmartThings Home Monitoring kit

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New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust Collusion Between DRAM Manufacturers

New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust Collusion Between DRAM Manufacturers

The DRAM industry stands accused of price-fixing and collusion again -- and given how DRAM prices have behaved the last two years, it's not a crazy accusation. The post New Lawsuit Alleges Anti-Trust
7 tips for building the ultimate gaming PC

7 tips for building the ultimate gaming PC

GUEST: Building a PC can be daunting. Where do you start? How much money should you spend? Are different parts better for certain builds? The list of questions is endless — but knowing where to start
How to Build a PC in 2018: Choosing the Right Components

How to Build a PC in 2018: Choosing the Right Components

Everything you always wanted to know about building a PC, including why you still should, and the pitfalls to avoid this year. The post How to Build a PC in 2018: Choosing the Right Components
Speed Up Your PC With Your Choice of Discounted SSD

Speed Up Your PC With Your Choice of Discounted SSD

An SSD is the best upgrade you can give your older PC, and four different sizes of Crucial’s MX300 drives are down to their best prices of the year. We still haven’t gotten back down to 2015-2016
Mega Memory: Crucial Introduces Massive 128GB LRDIMMs

Mega Memory: Crucial Introduces Massive 128GB LRDIMMs

Crucial has announced a new 128GB DDR4 LRDIMM that packs an enormous amount of RAM into a single module. The post Mega Memory: Crucial Introduces Massive 128GB LRDIMMs appeared first on ExtremeTech.