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GIGABYTE BIOS Update For Malfunctioning X79 Motherboards

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It has come to our attention that certain X79 Series Motherboards (see models below) may malfunction due to excess heat when performing Extreme Overclocking beyond the board's limit. To address this issue and to ensure our product is being used… Go To Full Article

GSM about to go bang

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Flaws in the GSM mobile standard allow hackers to gain remote control of phones and instruct them to send text messages or make calls. Insecurity expert Karsten Nohl, head of Berlin-based Security Research Labs said that he… Go To Full Article

Gigabyte Gives Lifetime Warranty to X79 Board Corrective BIOS Users, Isolates Problem

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On Tuesday, a major problem associated with Gigabyte's X79-UD3, X79-UD5, and G1.Assassin 2 motherboards came to light after a Gigabyte press-release, where enthusiasts subjecting their boards to voltage-assisted overclocking with stress-testing, ended up with burnt CPU VRM. Till that press-release,… Go To Full Article

Intel Ivy Bridge Platform Reportedly Set for April 8 Debut

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Known to be missing out on both CES 2012 and CeBIT 2012, Intel's next-generation processor platform, codenamed Ivy Bridge, is now claimed to be rolling out on April 8th. Of course, April 8th is a Sunday so it's probable that… Go To Full Article

Google+ Said to Have Passed 62 Million Users

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According to Paul Allen, the self-proclaimed 'unofficial statistician' of Google+, Google's social project continued to see solid, double-digit growth in December, and managed to surpass 62 million users just after Christmas. Given the current (estimated) sign-up rate… Go To Full Article

Epson Rolls Out Endeavor Pro 750 Gaming PC in Japan

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In Japan, Epson does more than selling printing and imaging devices. It sells pre-built PCs. Its latest creation is the Endeavor Pro 750, a gaming PC based on Intel Sandy Bridge-E platform. The Endeavor Pro 750 is housed in an… Go To Full Article

OCZ Octane 128GB SSD Review

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Earlier this year OCZ acquired Indilinx, one of the first SSD controller makers to really make a splash in the enthusiast community. Ever since OCZ entered the SSD business it wanted to guarantee its independence by securing exclusive rights to… Go To Full Article

GSM Phones Vulnerable to Hijack Scams

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Researchers say that a vulnerability in the GSM technology could allow hackers to hijack your phone and run up your bill. Either that, or researchers are just blaming hackers for all those sex-chat calls they made last month. They could… Go To Full Article

Epic Marketing Meltdown of the Day

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Mike and Jerry at Penny Arcade have been friends of the [H] for a long time so when I got wind of this epic meltdown today, I just had to share. Thanks to everyone that sent this one in. Make… Go To Full Article

Mark Zuckerberg Riding A Buffalo

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The time between Christmas and New Year's Eve is probably the slowest time of the year for tech news. That's probably why this picture of Mark Zuckerberg riding a buffalo is making headlines. Well, that...and it is pretty damn funny. Go To Full Article

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