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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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Intel Has Started Shipping Optane Memory Modules

02/03/2017 - 21:42

Last week Hexus reported that Intel has begun shipping Optane memory modules to its partners for testing. This year should see the launch of both these enterprise products designed for servers as well as tiny application accelerator M.2 solid state...

Toshiba Plans To Spin Off Storage Business, Sell 20% Of New Company

01/29/2017 - 18:09

ZDNet is reporting that Toshiba is in a bit of a financial bind following losses from acquisitions and its Westinghouse division -- which saw massive losses and cost overruns in the US Nuclear market -- which could amount to billions of dollars. In an...

Asus Enters Single Board Computer Market with Tinker Board

01/29/2017 - 01:53

Asus is jumping into the single board computer market with its 90MB0QY1-M0EAY0 Tinker Board. With a physical layout matching the latest Raspberry Pi 3, the Tinker Board offers up faster hardware including support for 4K H.264 video decode. [inline:files...

Mushkin Enters Peripheral Market With Carbon KB-001 Keyboard

01/22/2017 - 17:29

Memory and SSD manufacturer Mushkin appears to be branching out into other markets with the launch of its Carbon KB-001 mechanical keyboard. The Carbon KB-001 is built from CNC anodized and brushed aluminum and offers a frameless floating key design in...

Raspberry Pi Foundation Updates Compute Module With Faster Processor

01/22/2017 - 01:11

The Raspberry Pi Foundation is introducing an updated Compute Module that puts the single board computer for embedded devices more in line with the performance of the newest hobbyist Raspberry Pi 3. The Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 is a pin compatible...

Gigabyte Shows Off Half Height GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti Graphics Cards

01/17/2017 - 23:31

Without much fanfare Gigabyte recently launched two new low profile half height graphics cards packing factory overclocked GTX 1050 and GTX 1050 Ti GPUs. The new cards measure 6.6” x 2.7” x 1.5” (167mm long) and are cooled by a small...

CES 2017: Gigabyte Teases New AM4 Platform Motherboards

01/11/2017 - 22:31

Last week AMD provided additional details on the chipsets and AM4 platform (JoshTekk article link) that will support the company's upcoming Ryzen processors. On tap are the X370, B350, A320 for enthusiast, mid range, and budget markets...

CES 2017: Asus Chromebook Flip Runs Chrome OS and Android Apps

01/11/2017 - 14:56

In addition to high powered gaming laptops and high end motherboards, Asus also used CES to launch its convertible chromebook now called the Asus Chromebook Flip C302. The 2-in-1 device measures 13.7mm thick and weighs in at just over 2.6 pounds (1.2kg...

CES 2017: Gigabyte Shows Off First Aorus Branded Graphics Card

01/10/2017 - 23:11

One interesting development from Gigabyte at this year’s CES was the expansion of its Aorus branding and the transition from Xtreme Gaming. Initially used on its RGB LED equipped motherboards, the company is rolling out the brand to its other...

CES 2017: Netgear Shows Off Nighthawk S8000 Semi-Managed Switch

01/08/2017 - 12:58

Netgear introduced a new semi-managed switch under its Nighthawk brand called the Nighthawk S8000. The new gigabit switch offers eight ports and a GUI web management interface. [inline:files/news/2017-01-08/s7_image.png] The Nighthawk S8000 keeps the...