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Video Review #1675: EVGA TORQ X5 Gaming Mouse

The TORQ line is currently available in 3 models; the X3, X5 and X10. So the X5 is a middle of the road Gaming Mouse from EVGA. Thus, it's priced fairly with essential features, but performs well. One glance and you'll agree it looks sharp, packs a 6,400dpi optical sensor, has 8 programmable buttons, a long braided cord and great software.

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Video Review #1674: SilverStone Kublai KL05 Case

If you're in the market for a case that looks great, has lots of features and is affordable, you'll definitely want to checkout the SilverStone Kublai KL05 Case. There's space for lots of fans, radiators, drives, long video cards and so much more.

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Video Review #1673: Phanteks Enthoo Mini XL Case

The Phanteks Enthoo Mini XL is unlike any other case on the market as it fits dual motherboards. That's right, you can configure this case in a dual system configuration with mITX and microATX motherboards. Plus, there's lots of space to work, fits eight 2.5" & six 3.5" drives, it's loaded with other features and looks outstanding. Very impressive!

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Video Review #1672: QNAP HS-251 2-Bay Silent NAS

The QNAP HS-251 is "the" NAS to have for your man cave. It's basically an outstanding 2-Bay network attached storage device, but is super slim and fits in perfectly with home audio/video equipment. Believe me, it's what you've been waiting for!

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Latest Mozilla Firefox browser offers glimpse of world without Flash

"Yet another service removing support for Adobe Flash after Mozilla began implementing a tool in its Firefox browser that allows sites to run Flash videos without the need for the plugin. Adobe Flash's days were already numbered before Shumway was included as a part of the latest Firefox nightly build and, although it currently only works for product tour videos on Windows and Mac OS X, there are plans to roll it out further in future.

Gamers reach for BFG after Nvidia turns back the overclock

"Laptop-wielding gamers are up in arms over a driver update from Nvidia, which disables overclocking in the company's gaming-laptop-targeted GeForce GTX 900M devices. Those who installed the drivers had their clock settings wiped, and according to TechPowerUp, even third-party overclocking tools have been blocked. The change was made in the GeForce R347 drivers, version 347.29."

Report: Apple has “several hundred” staffers building an electric car

"On Friday, recent rumors about an Apple-branded automobile exploded with allegations that a staff of "several hundred" employees was working on an electric car inside of Apple headquarters.

Mars One: Final 100 Candidates Selected

"The Mars One project has picked the final 100 candidates for the next round of the selection process. Initially, 202,586 people applied and ultimately around 40 will undertake a one-way trip to Mars. “The large cut in candidates is an important step towards finding out who has the right stuff to go to Mars,” said Bas Lansdorp, Co-founder & CEO of Mars One. “These aspiring martians provide the world with a glimpse into who the modern day explorers will be.”

Valve lets off Steam

"While have heard a lot about Valve's Steam Machines project we still have not seen an official release, it appears that the company will once again show the latest prototypes during Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2015.

Video Review #1671: Thermaltake Toughpower DPS G 1050W Power Supply

The Thermaltake Toughpower DPS G 1050W Power Supply is outstanding! It is 80 Plus Gold certified, looks amazing, packs a quiet 140mm fan, has special monitoring software and comes with a 7 year warranty. This isn't your average PSU!

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Video Review #1670: Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 Case

Bold and sassy pretty much sums up the Be Quiet! Silent Base 800 Case. There's lots of space to work, plenty of drive bays, water-cooling potential, looks awesome, great build quality and has acoustic dampening material.

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Video Review #1669: Roccat Kave XTD Stereo Gaming Headset

The Roccat Kave XTD Stereo Gaming Headset comes with 50mm drivers with neodymium magnets and the frequency response is 20~20.000Hz. The omni-directional, detachable mic is great. As well, it looks sharp, is lightweight, robust and affordable.

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