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Urine-Powered Cars Coming Soon?

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One of hydrogen’s biggest stumbling blocks to use as an alternative fuel is the amount of energy needed to produce it. And then there’s the matter of distributing it. Botte says her gadget eliminates such problems because it’s small enough… Go To Full Article

DRM is Dead, RIAA Says

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For years the RIAA has defended the use of DRM, much to the dislike of millions of honest customers who actually paid for their music. Now, in a shocking turnaround, the outfit seems to have come to the realization that… Go To Full Article

Uninstall, Disable, or Delete Internet Explorer 8 from Windows 7

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A lot of Windows users out there dislike Internet Explorer enough that just using a different browser is not enough, they want it gone. Although there is not a way to completely uninstall it, let’s take a look at how… Go To Full Article

AMD Phenom II 42 TWKR CPU Sold for $11600 on eBAY

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Even if AMD has been thinking of bringing the special TWKR version of Phenom II to market there are ways to acquire a Phenom II TWKR 42 processor, if you're not an editor or highly skilled overclocker with connections. The… Go To Full Article

TTIC nPowertek Hurricane CPU Cooler

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Results place the NPH Hurricane in the upper-most rank of heatsinks tested. The noise from the fan was minimal - very quiet - and yet performance was quite good. Users looking for a more aggressive setup could use a more… Go To Full Article

Will flash cards replace optical storage?

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I had more or less expected Blu-ray to supplant DVDs as the removable storage medium of choice in PCs, but after reading this little write-up about what Apple is doing with its MacBooks, I'm suddenly not so sure. Optical drives… Go To Full Article

Intel Core 2 and Pentium Prices Dropped

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Intel updated its price list with new figures for several Core 2 Quads, plus a handful of Core 2 and Core 2-derived dual-core processors. … Go To Full Article

Kingston Intros 256Gb USB Key For $900

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Kingston have launched the first 256 GB USB key. The DataTraveler 300 comes in a compact format (70.68 mm x 16.90 mm x 21.99 mm) and has a storage space equal to slimline hard drives. The manufacturer announces a capacity… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA Netbook Will Be Nicknamed Firefly?

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WORD HAS REACHED us that there is an Nvidia prototype crotchtop that the company is shopping around called Firefly. The ODMs say that it will be out in the September time frame, but since Tegra is a year late already,… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA GeForce GTS 240 Single Slot Going To OEM channel

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The dry graphics card season continues although we have to note a new release making its way into the hands of OEMs, the GeForce GTS 240. Pictured below, the 55nm G92b-equipped card has a single-slot cooler, 112 Stream Processors, a… Go To Full Article

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