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USB 3.1 Performance Preview: ASUS Z97-A/USB 3.1 motherboard

USB 3.1 Performance Preview: ASUS Z97-A/USB 3.1 motherboard

Move over USB 3.0! We bring you a performance preview of what to expect with the latest USB 3.1 standard by way of the ASUS Z97-A/USB 3.1 motherboard. While mainstream adoption is likely still some way off, it's good to see USB 3.1 ports and add-on cards making their way onto motherboards now.

A day out with the Oppo N3 - A photo journal

A day out with the Oppo N3 - A photo journal

Not only is the Oppo N3 phablet armed with a unique motorized camera module, its 16MP sensor and f/2.2 aperture Schneider Kreuznach lens is one of the better performing smartphone cameras out there. With that in mind, we took it out for a day of shooting and here's the outcome.

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge telco price plan comparison

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge telco price plan comparison

With all three telcos announcing their price plans for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, we find out who's offering the best deal.

The best April Fool's pranks of 2015

The best April Fool's pranks of 2015

April Fool's day is like Christmas for anyone who enjoys a good prank, a day where companies stop taking themselves too seriously and focus their efforts on wacky product demos and bizarre concept designs, often with a surprising amount of thought and effort. We've rounded up some of our favorites.

Why NVIDIA is betting on powering Deep Learning Neural Networks

Why NVIDIA is betting on powering Deep Learning Neural Networks

Deep Learning and NVIDIA - what exactly do they have in common and what does it mean for the future? That's what we'll attempt to establish in this feature, along with how it's associated with Knight Rider.

Preview: Creative’s new Sound Blaster Roar 2 and E-MU XM7 speakers

Preview: Creative’s new Sound Blaster Roar 2 and E-MU XM7 speakers

Creative’s Sound Blaster Roar blew us away with its combination of features, performance, and price last year, so when we were invited to Creative’s headquarters for an exclusive sneak preview of the brand new Sound Blaster Roar 2, we were understandably excited. Pictures and first impressions after the jump.

Is Unreal Engine 4 being free really a good deal?

Is Unreal Engine 4 being free really a good deal?

With Epic recently announcing that their latest gaming engine will be free for all, we take a step back and take a good hard look on whether that's actually a good thing. If it is, for who exactly?

Dominating the frontline: Tips to survive and thrive in Battlefield Hardline

Dominating the frontline: Tips to survive and thrive in Battlefield Hardline

During the weekend, we figured a ton of gamers gave the Battlefield Hardline beta a shot. We know we did! But we also noticed that many players didn't know what they were doing. That's why we decided an article with some tips and tricks was needed so that everybody's on the same page come launch!

Shopping online: Are you really getting what you paid for?

Shopping online: Are you really getting what you paid for?

When you trust your preferred eCommerce site and the brand of the product you intend to purchase, you're quite likely to buy it online since it's so convenint. But what if you think you got played out once you received your purchase? We look at a case of a misunderstood motherboard and why you should take more precaution when shopping online.

Xiaomi Mi Note vs. Apple iPhone 6 Plus: A closer look

Xiaomi Mi Note vs. Apple iPhone 6 Plus: A closer look

Xiaomi's newly released Mi Note phablet has drawn a lot of comparisons to Apple's iPhone 6 Plus (not least from Xiaomi itself). But are those comparisons warranted? We take a closer look to see how it holds up to scrutiny when placed side by side with the iPhone 6 Plus.

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