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Getting around the Great Firewall of China

@ 2008/08/04 read/post comments(0)
With a little over a week until Opening Ceremony, the spotlight on Beijing is shining brighter than ever. I’ve been cautious on the Web, only posting to this blog through a secure Virtual Private Network (VPN) connection with an IP… Go To Full Article

More Intel "GPU" Larrabee Architecture Disclosed

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Well, it is important to keep in mind that this is first and foremost NOT a GPU. It's a CPU. A many-core CPU that is optimized for data-parallel processing. What's the difference? Well, there is very little fixed function hardware,… Go To Full Article

ASRock P43 and P45 Motherboards Review

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At the 2008 Computex event, Intel officially took the curtains off its 4 series PCI Express chipset range which is set to replace the original 3 series of chipsets. Intel’s 4 series not only brings Crossfire support to the mainstream,… Go To Full Article

In Win Alpha360 Mini-Tower Case Review

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In Win is a king of case manufacturers. Their purview extends across the entire realm of beige, from the calm sea of beige to the shallow cliffs of beige, with the inoffensive beige plains between. I speak in jest. I… Go To Full Article

Gigabyte EP45-DQ6 Motherboard

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The Gigabyte EP45-DQ6 features might have had a few limitations but they were far out weighed by the functionality and performance of the board. In a lot of the testing we did against the older P35 chip set Asus P5KC… Go To Full Article

Antec Twelve Hundred Gaming Case Review

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One of the last cases to make a hit with the enthusiasts was the recent Antec Nine Hundred. To give you a little recap, it offered front Dual Blue LED 120mm fans along with two internal 120mm fans, a unique… Go To Full Article

ASRock P45R2000-WiFi P45 DDR2/DDR3 Motherboard Review

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Our good friends at ASRock feel your pain. Building practical solutions for tough problems into motherboards is what they are best known for, and they have just released what may be the answer to your problems, an Intel P45 board… Go To Full Article

NZXT Performance Power 800w PSU Review

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NZXT Corp is relatively new to the computer hardware business. In the short time since their founding in 2004, though, they have made quite a splash in the PC chassis market. Two of their first cases, the Guardian and the… Go To Full Article

XFX GeForce GTX 280 XXX 1GB video card review

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XFX's XXX range of graphics boards always have plenty to offer performance-wise over a reference part, and things are no different on this occasion. Starting out with this board's core clock speed, we see a 68MHz increase to give us… Go To Full Article

OpenGL Benchmarking On Linux Reaches New Heights

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We have been covering the Linux benchmarking scene since 2004, but one area we have never really been satisfied with have been the OpenGL tests that are available. There are now plenty of free software games that are available for… Go To Full Article

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