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Intel unveils Element device for modular PC builds

Intel unveils Element device for modular PC builds

The new hardware - which comprises a processor, Thunderbolt and USB ports, and built-in network connectivity in a dual-slot PCIe card - is a more powerful version of the NUC Compute Element the chipmaker introduced earlier this year as a replacement for the Compute Card.

October 9, 2019 by

Best Raspberry Pi alternatives (Best of 2019)

Best Raspberry Pi alternatives (Best of 2019)

Looking for single board computers? Here is a fantastic selection of single board computers suitable for a variety of projects, from basic homebrew builds all the way to advanced applications such as automation, and even AI and ML, with prices ranging from around $10 to over $250.

July 2, 2019 by

2019: The Apple products you shouldn't buy

2019: The Apple products you shouldn't buy

Be aware! Some of the products that Apple offers for sale just don't offer the value for money that you'd expect from a high-end product, and you may be better off delaying your purchase and waiting for a refresh, or spending your money elsewhere.

January 2, 2019 by

The best Raspberry Pi alternatives (2019 edition)

The best Raspberry Pi alternatives (2019 edition)

Let's kick off 2019 by looking at a selection of the very best single board computers for homebrew projects and automation, with prices starting at only $5. However, don't be fooled into thinking that these boards don't offer high performance -- some come with equipped with 7th-gen Intel Core processors and 8GB of RAM. Updated for January 2019

January 2, 2019 by

Should you wait to buy a new Mac?

TechRepublic's Karen Roby talks to ZDNet's Adrian Kingsley-Hughes about the pros and cons of buying a new Mac and different strategies Apple can take to boost sales. Read more: https://zd.net/2H7r2Dt

March 7, 2019 by

Dell announces a refreshed XPS 13 laptop

Dell has improved its webcam in the XPS 13, which it claims was the one complaint it received about the previous model, with the device priced at $900 and powered by a quad-core 8th gen Intel processor.

January 14, 2019

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