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Intel discloses 'Ice Lake,' another 10nm chip beyond Cannon Lake

Intel posted a small note to its website confirming that its 9th-gen Core processor, Ice Lake, will be a "10nm+" chip.

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Google Allo finally gains a web interface but it may be too late

Google has started to roll out the long-awaited web interface for its Allo messaging app, but it still requires a phone to work.

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Samsung T5 review: USB 3.1 Gen 2 makes the best SSD even better

The Samsung T5 is the first non-RAID external drive we've tested that truly taps into USB 3.1 Gen 2's 10Gbps potential. It's small, light, attractive--and reads as fast as an internal SATA drive.

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Save on School Supplies With Amazon's Back To School Deals - Deal Alert

If you already know this page exists, consider it a reminder. Amazon's back to school deals page centralizes their best discounts on everything from laptops to calculators to pencils and batteries. Polish off that list and save some cash.

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50% off Prey for Xbox One and PlayStation 4 - Deal Alert

In Prey, you awaken aboard Talos I, a space station orbiting the moon in the year 2032. You are the key subject of an experiment meant to alter humanity forever – but things have gone terribly wrong. This title is currently discounted on Amazon.

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Windows 10 S review: Microsoft's OS for students is hard to love

Microsoft may have designed Windows 10 S for students, but a shortage of available hardware and restrictive apps policies earns it a barely-passing grade.

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BloomSky weather station/webcam review: Your eye on the sky

More webcam than weather station (unless you purchase an add-on kit), BloomSky still holds some appeal as an adjunct tool for weather enthusiasts.

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Blizzard's keeping the Battle.net name after all

"Take it from the developer formerly known as Silicon & Synapse, and Chaos Studios, names are important too," says Blizzard, reversing last year's execution orders.

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Best smart thermostat

There are so many smart thermostats to choose from today. We'll help you pick the right one.

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SteelSeries Rival 500 mouse review: Innovative design we hope to see more of

The Rival 500 isn't a great mouse, but its innovative thumb layout and the inclusion of haptic feedback are interesting glimpses of the future.