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PC Power & Cooling Silencer 760W Power Supply

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
PC Power & Cooling has always been known for their high quality power supplies, but there have been a small number of changes since OCZ acquired them in 2007. Now PCP&C seems to be getting back to basics with the… Go To Full Article

Chrome takes 10% usage share, IE continues to hemorrhage

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
Chrome's usage share for January has made it into double digits: the browser was used by 10.7 percent of Web users last month, up from 9.98 percent in December. It was a good month too for Safari, up to 6.30… Go To Full Article

Editorial: Intel's recall explanation doesn't hold any water

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
HATS OFF TO Intel for pulling one of the most devious PR spin and coverups of the year with their chipset problems explanation. While it may be a desperate and masterful obfuscation job, if you poke a little under the… Go To Full Article

Chipset With Potential Problem - What To Do

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
I’ve confirmed that my PC contains the part affected in this announcement. What should I do next? If you believe you may be affected by this issue, please contact your place of purchase or your PC manufacturer. Intel is working… Go To Full Article

Asus: Proactively responding to the Intel's Sandy Bridge chipset design error

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
Intel® on January 31, 2011 announced the detection of a design error in the new Sandy Bridge-based Intel® 6 Series support chip, also known as Cougar Point. The shipment of existing Sandy Bridge products has been suspended by Intel®, and… Go To Full Article

Gigabyte Announces 6-series Motherboard Replacement Program

@ 2011/02/02 read/post comments(0)
Yesterday Intel announced the largest stop shipment/recall I can remember it ever making (excluding FDIV). The product in question? All 6-series chipsets, a necessary part of any Sandy Bridge (aka 2nd generation Intel Core microprocessor, aka Intel Core i7/i5/i3 2xxx)… Go To Full Article

XFX Pro Series Core Edition Power Supply

@ 2011/02/01 read/post comments(0)
XFX is telling us that its new Pro Series Core Edition power supplies are focused on providing high efficiencies and tight voltage regulation. Today we review its 650 watt, 750 watt, and 850 watt PSUs and tell you whether or… Go To Full Article

Galaxy GeForce GTX 560 Ti GC Overclocking

@ 2011/02/01 read/post comments(0)
On January 25th 2011 NVIDIA debuted the new GeForce GTX 560 Ti. We evaluated a retail Galaxy GeForce GTX 560 Ti GC which bolsters a slightly higher core frequency, custom cooling, a custom printed circuit board, and the potential for… Go To Full Article

OCZ Z-Drive R3 PCI-E, 1 GB/s and TRIM

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OCZ has just announced the new version of its PCI-Express Z-Drive SSD, the R3. Available in 300, 600 and 1200 GB versions, the R3 has no fewer than four SandForce SF-1565 controllers, which allows it to reach sequential reads of… Go To Full Article

Are "green" hard drives really all that green?

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When a drive is "green," the designation usually just means that it runs on the slower side—5400 rotations per minute, as opposed to the more ubiquitous 7200 RPM. But in some cases, this slowdown can translate to drives that are… Go To Full Article

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