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Seagate Cheetah X15K.6 170Mb/s Hard Drive

@ 2008/09/03 read/post comments(0)
Traditional hard disk storage is living on borrowed time. We know it and storage manufacturers know it. Solid state drives, which use non-volatile memory chips instead of rotating metal discs for storing data, are simply a better medium in the… Go To Full Article

Gigabyte X48T-DQ6 Motherboard

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The Gigabyte x48T-DQ6 has a very impressive set of features with performance that matches. We especially like the heatsink implementation which allows the board to run silently without raising temperatures too much. Gigabyte also does a good thing by using… Go To Full Article

STALKER: Clear Sky v1.01 Patch

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Deep Silver has issued the first patch for S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Clear Sky, bringing to v1.01 the official prequel to the survival FPS game S.T.A.L.K.E.R.: Shadow of Chernobyl. The patch optimizes the performance of the game by approximately 5%. In addition to… Go To Full Article

Google Chrome's Fine Print

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"By submitting, posting or displaying the content you give Google a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, royalty-free, and non-exclusive license to reproduce, adapt, modify, translate, publish, publicly perform, publicly display and distribute any content which you submit, post or display on or… Go To Full Article

HIS Radeon HD 4670 listed at €67!

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Komplett.nl has a price listing for the upcoming HD 4670 mid-range ATI video card. This particular model is from HIS and sells for a low €67! The HD 4670 512Mb performs on par with the older ATI HD 3850 256Mb… Go To Full Article

Google own webbrowser Chrome released for Windows (beta)

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Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier. Download Google Chrome One box for everything Type in the address bar and get… Go To Full Article

Sony Admits: Blu-Ray Is the Last Optical Disc Format

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A representative from Sony said during an interview that Blu-ray may easily be the last and final optical disc format. Sony did not admit that physical media for content will be gone in a decade or even less from now,… Go To Full Article

Is Windows Vista really driving people to Linux?

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What evidence exists to show that Vista is driving people to GNU/Linux? Let's take the individual who wants to buy a new computer. He or she buys a machine with Windows - that is the norm. And these days, you… Go To Full Article

Ultrasound Tech to bring Holodeck one step closer to reality

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The field of haptics - integrating computing and the sense of touch - has been around for some time but has required gloves or mechanical devices to impart a sense of feeling. Now, a team of Japanese researchers has developed… Go To Full Article

Ultra-pure semiconductor to continue Moore’s Law (almost) indefinitely

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Electron mobility researchers at the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) have developed a high vacuum semiconductor crystal generation process which produces 5x more purity than traditional epitaxy systems. The new silicon promises a significant furthering of research into the manufacturing of semiconductor-based… Go To Full Article

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