Gordon Mah Ung

Executive Editor

One of founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been covering PCs and components since 1998.

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2nd Gen Threadripper 2990WX review: AMD's 32-core CPU is insanely fast but not for everyone

2nd Gen Threadripper 2990WX review: AMD's 32-core CPU is insanely fast but not for everyone

AMD's 32-core Threadripper 2990WX offers an insane amount of threads and performance in the right hands. In the wrong hands, it's just a waste.

AMD's 32-core Threadripper dares Intel to match it on cores and price

AMD's 32-core Threadripper dares Intel to match it on cores and price

AMD throws out four new 2nd-gen Ryzen Threadripper CPUs, ranging from 32 cores to 12 cores, and all priced to kill Intel.

Final day: Win a signed limited edition Core i7-8086K CPU

Final day: Win a signed limited edition Core i7-8086K CPU

Here's your chance to win what could be the most unique Core i7 CPU around: A limited edition Core i7-8086K signed by Intel's Gregory M. Bryant

AMD brings overclocking to the masses with its Ryzen B450 chipset

AMD brings overclocking to the masses with its Ryzen B450 chipset

AMD has launched its Ryzen B450 chipset, which offers high-end features like overclocking at mass-market prices.

Laptop buyer's guide: What to get when everything's on sale
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Laptop buyer's guide: What to get when everything's on sale

Planning to shop for a laptop during back-to-school sales? Here's how to spot a great deal among the ho-hum ones.

How to pick the best CPU for your next laptop

How to pick the best CPU for your next laptop

What's the best CPU for your next laptop? We'll help you pick Core i7 vs. Core i5, Pentium N or Celeron U.

The throttled MacBook Pro: Discussing the heat problems with Apple’s new laptop

The throttled MacBook Pro: Discussing the heat problems with Apple’s new laptop

The MacBook Pro's Core i9 CPU has come under fire (figuratively) for its performance. Our editors have some early thoughts and testing results on the laptop's CPU throttling.

It's over: Intel and Micron file for divorce on 3DXpoint technology

It's over: Intel and Micron file for divorce on 3DXpoint technology

Micron and Intel announce an end to the 3D XPoint partnership that brought us Optane and QuantX. Both companies vow to continue developing products separately.

How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU
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How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU

The GPU in a gaming laptop matters, so here's everything you need to know about picking the right one for 720p, 1080p, or 1440p gaming, as well as esports.

Here's how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be

Here's how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be

Apple finally boards the 8th-gen Core i7 train, and we already know how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be.

Dell New XPS 13 vs. HP Spectre x360 13t: Which laptop is better

Dell New XPS 13 vs. HP Spectre x360 13t: Which laptop is better

What happens when Dell's New XPS 13, the best clamshell laptop, takes on HP's Spectre x360 13t, the best convertible laptop? A clash of the titans

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