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Bitcoin network faster than 500 supercomputers

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The Bitcoin hash network is eight times faster than the world’s top 500 supercomputers combined. According to The Genesis Block, the network recently passed 1 exaFLOPS (1,000 petaFLOPS), making it a force to be reckoned with.However, some… Go To Full Article

Google plans to fix Android update process

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Google's update process for Android is rubbish and it can't do anything about it. According to ZDNet, the reason why Android phone and tablet owners never know if or when their device will get the shiny new… Go To Full Article

Windows Blue will be a free update

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Microsoft has announced that its coming Windows Blue, or Windows 8.1, will be delivered as a free update through the operating system's app store. Redmond's chief marketing officer, Tami Reller, told JP Morgan's Technology, Media and Telecom… Go To Full Article

3D printed Jet engine parts increase efficiency

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CFM International is using 3D-printed components in their jet engines, leading to an overall fuel efficiency increase of 15% Go To Full Article

New Gold extraction method uses cornstarch instead of cyanide

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Researchers at Northwestern University have discovered a way to extract gold that uses cornstarch instead of a conventional, cyanide-based method. Go To Full Article

Lenovo ThinkPad X230s unveiled in China: a thinner and lighter 12-incher

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Who says a carbon fiber chassis with sufficient cooling for a Core i7 has to be heavy? The ThinkPad X230s, revealed on Lenovo's Chinese site following a partial leak in January, looks like a significantly more portable version of last… Go To Full Article

Fractal Design Tesla R2 1000W PSU Review

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Today we are looking at the Fractal Design Tesla R2 1000W, a high output power supply which achieves a very competitive price point in the United Kingdom, around £130 inc vat. While this unit isn’t modular, it does achieve 80… Go To Full Article

The effect of memory speed on AMD Trinity APUs

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In order to find out exactly what the influence of RAM speed is on AMD processors, we put an AMD A10 5800K processor on an ASUS F2A85-V Pro motherboard and ran a number of benchmarks at various memory speeds.… Go To Full Article

ASUSTOR Announces Integration Partnership with Y-cam Solutions

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Taipei, Taiwan, May 14th, 2013 - ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, announced today that it has collaborated with well-known British IP camera company, Y-cam Solutions. All ASUSTOR NAS devices will now be fully compatible… Go To Full Article

Air and liquid cooling test: what creates better air flow?

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Overclockers are not the only ones that can benefit from liquid coolers. The heatsink of a liquid cooler takes up much less space than your typical CPU tower cooler. This can potentially benefit the air flow and therefore the temperatures.… Go To Full Article

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