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Tim Verry
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Springfield, IL, USA
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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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Seagate Packs 6TB Into 3.5" 7200 RPM Enterprise Capacity Hard Drive

04/08/2014 - 22:22

Seagate's latest enterprise class hard drive offers up to 6TB of space in a 3.5" form factor. The Enterprise Capacity series drive comes in both SATA III 6Gbps and 12Gbps SAS interfaces. Seagate was able to achieve an impressive 1,000 Gb/inch or...

Qualcomm Reveals New Flagship Snapdragon 808 and 810 64-Bit SoCs Coming In 2015

04/08/2014 - 18:47

Qualcomm has announced two new flagship 64-bit SoCs with the Snapdragon 808 and Snapdragon 810. The new chips will begin sampling later this year and should start showing up in high end smartphones towards the second half of 2015. The new 800-...

Lenovo Launches New Tab A7-50, A8, and A10 Android Tablets

04/08/2014 - 18:01

Today, Lenovo announced a refreshed lineup of its A-series tablets including the A7-50, A8, and A10. The new tablets take a common hardware platform and scale it from a 7-inch tablet to a 10-inch tablet with optional keyboard. All three tablets run the...

NVIDIA Will Present Global Impact Award And $150,000 Grant To Researchers At GTC 2015

04/08/2014 - 16:03

During the GPU Technology Conference last month, NVIDIA introduced a new annual grant called the Global Impact Award. The grant awards $150,000 to researchers using NVIDIA GPUs to research issues with worldwide impact such as disease research, drug...

Amazon Takes On Apple TV, Roku, and Ouya With $99 Fire TV Streaming Box

04/08/2014 - 12:01

Amazon is making a play for the living room with its new Fire TV. The tiny box offers up mobile gaming along with movie and music streaming. Users will be able to tap into Amazon’s own Prime Instant Video collection in addition to various streaming...

Plextor Launches M6e PCI-E SSD In United States, Initially A Newegg Exclusive

04/04/2014 - 01:05

Update: Plextor has provided MSRP pricing for all three drives (see table below). Further, the company expects Newegg prices to be at or possibly slightly below MSRP. The new pricing information certainly makes the drives more attractive than previous...

Simon Hall Awarded $10K Raspberry Pi Quake III Bounty With His Open Source Graphics Driver Work

04/03/2014 - 22:23

The Raspberry Pi recently passed its second anniversary, but until now the open source software friendly hardware has had to rely on closed source drivers for graphics processing on the SoC's VideoCore IV GPU.This has now changed thanks to work by...

Cooler Master Introduces QuickFire Rapid-i Mechanical Keyboard For Gamers

04/02/2014 - 20:49

Cooler Master has introduced a new mechanical keyboard to the QuickFire Rapid family. The upcoming QuckFire Rapid-i is a fully backlit mechanical keybard that offers up gaming-friendly features. Cooler Master is keeping many of the detailed...

Canonical To Shut Down Ubuntu One Cloud Storage Service

04/02/2014 - 14:05

Canonical has announced that it is shutting down its Ubuntu One cloud storage service. Users will no longer be able to upload files to the cloud storage or purchase music from the Ubuntu One store. The service, which included both free and paid storage...

Faster MinnowBoard Max With Lower $99 Price Coming In June 2014

04/02/2014 - 09:53

MinnowBoard.org recently announced the MinnowBoard Max which is a new Intel-powered development board with improved specifications and a $100 lower price versus the original MinnowBoard. The MinnowBoard Max is an open source hardware and software...