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Tim Verry
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Tim is a long time computer geek and DIY system builder that specializes in family tech support. You can connect with Tim on several sites around the web, including:

Blog: verrytechnical.com

Email: tverry@pcper.com

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CES 2016: HyperX Teases New Predator NVMe SSD

01/10/2016 - 14:15

The 2016 Consumer Electronics Show is over, but news is still trickling out from attendees. Maximum PC spotted HyperX's first NVMe solid state drive on the show floor. First shown off at IDF 2015, the HyperX Predator NVMe M.2 SSD made an appearance...

CES 2016: HP Refreshes Spectre x360 Convertible Tablet Series

01/09/2016 - 23:44

During CES HP announced a refresh of its Spectre x360 series of convertible tablet PCs. The 13” Spectre x360 will shortly be joined by a new 15” version and both notebooks will be powered by Skylake processors. There are not many details on...

CES 2016: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820A SoCs To Drive Future Car PCs

01/07/2016 - 18:55

Qualcomm is branching out with its SoCs to the auto industry with its upcoming line of Snapdragon 820 Automotive processors. The planned Snapdragon 820A and 820Am will begin sampling to auto makers and ODMs within the next few months and are aimed at in-...

CES 2016: Acer Shows Off Upscale Chromebook 11 With Budget $179 Price

01/07/2016 - 00:52

CES 2016 has seen its share of high end product unveilings, but in addition to its premium hardware, Acer is launching a very budget-friendly PC in the form of the Chromebook 11. The new Chromebook 11 is a surprising product that does not compromise...

CES 2016: Patriot Launches Hellfire Series of PCI-E Solid State Drives

01/06/2016 - 20:44

Patriot is launching into PCI-E based storage with its new Hellfire line of solid state drives. While Patriot is more commonly known for its flash memory (USB drives and SD cards) and RAM DIMMs, it is not new to SSDs. This will be its first line of PCI-E...

CES 2016: Thermaltake Launches Core X71 and Core X31 Cases

01/06/2016 - 15:12

The new Core X71 and Core X31 computer cases adorn the Thermaltake booth at CES this week, and are the latest in the company's Core series. Both cases are built using cold rolled steel and are aimed at enthusiasts looking to overclock using...

CES 2016: D-Link Shows Off New DIR-A91 Router and Extender Bundle

01/06/2016 - 13:14

D-Link is using CES to show off several new bits of consumer networking gear including the upcoming DIR-A91 router and a bundled Wi-Fi extender. The Verge was able to get several photos of the networking gear which are available here. Exact...

CES 2016: NVIDIA Launches DRIVE PX 2 With Dual Pascal GPUs Driving A Deep Neural Network

01/05/2016 - 01:17

NVIDIA is using the Consumer Electronics Show to launch the Drive PX 2 which is the latest bit of hardware aimed at autonomous vehicles. Several NVIDIA products combine to create the company's self-driving "end to end solution" including...

Cable Companies Besting DSL For Internet, But Continue Dropping Pay TV Subscribers

12/01/2015 - 19:30

A bit before the week of Thanksgiving and Black Friday, I came across a pair of interesting articles (linked below) over at DSL Reports that had some interesting figures for the state of broadband and cable TV. While cable companies continue to rule the...

Shuttle Shrinks Its Small Form Factor Lineup With XPC Nano Series

12/01/2015 - 17:51

Shuttle, once the king of compact PCs, is jumping right into the think of the tiny PC market with its new XPC Nano (NC01U) series, a half liter broadwell-powered black and gold affair. The XPC Nano boxes measure 5.55 x 5.55 x 1.14 inches, and while they...