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Getting NVIDIA ForceWare 174 To Work With GeForce 8 Cards

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As the results show, the new ForceWare 174.16 driver isn't as great as it appears to be. It is, in fact, slower than the older ForceWare 169.28 in most situations. It was particularly bad in Crysis, where it was 12.5%… Go To Full Article

Happy Pi Day!

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Pi Day and Pi Approximation Day are two holidays held to celebrate the mathematical constant π (pi). Pi Day is observed on March 14 (3/14 in American date format), due to π being equal to roughly 3.14. Sometimes it is… Go To Full Article

9800GX2 Owned by Two 8800GT in SLI

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ComputerBase.de has some benchmark numbers on what is meant to be the not-so-mighty 9800GX2. From the numbers they've compiled, it looks like the 9800GX2 will be the worst value card from Nvidia in the history of the company. (src: Fudzilla) Go To Full Article

MSI's 9800 GX2 to work at 660MHz

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Most of Geforce 9800 GX2 cards won't be overclocked at launch. The second batch will include a few courageous partners that will overclock their cards. We learned that MSI will increase its clocks all the way to… Go To Full Article

Quad-SLI launches on the 25th

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Nvidia has decided to launch the quad-SLI driver one week after the first single Geforce 9800 GX2 reviews. Although the card launches on the 18th, there won't be any drivers for quad-SLI until the 25th. Nvidia is… Go To Full Article

45nm Quad-core Q9300 now available in E.U.

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As of this morning Europe got its first batch of Quad-core Yorkfield-based mainstream quad-cores. This means that the certain death of 65nm Q6600 quad-core begins now. The CPU works at 2.5GHz and has 6MB of total cache.… Go To Full Article

New Enthusiast System Architecture Hits Key Milestones

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New Enthusiast System Architecture Hits Key Industry Milestones SANTA CLARA, CA-MARCH 13, 2008 - NVIDIA Corporation (Nasdaq: NVDA), the world leader in visual computing technologies and the inventor of the GPU, today announced that support for… Go To Full Article

Mac Pro Mini mod is almost the midrange tower Mac you've always wanted

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Sure, we think the iMac is a nice machine, but sometimes you want to add a PCI card or six, and when the cheapest beslotted Mac starts at a whopping $2,799, mods like Hideo Takano's Mac Pro Mini just make… Go To Full Article

Fisker Karma hybrid sports car to generate motor noise through external speakers

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You know how we love the electric cars around here, but internal combustion sure does sound sexy -- a big V-8 literally brings the noise in a way the nearly-silent whir of an electric motor can't hope to match. Well,… Go To Full Article

The night the IETF turned off IPv4

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After working on the new Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6) for a decade and a half, the Internet Engineering Task Force decided it was time to turn off the old protocol (IPv4 or just IP). So this is what they… Go To Full Article

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