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Actor slits his own throat as knife switch turns fiction into reality

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An actor slit his throat on stage when the prop knife for his suicide scene turned out to be a real one. Daniel Hoevels, 30, slumped over with blood pouring from his neck while the audience broke… Go To Full Article

G92-Based GeForce 9 Series Products to be Renamed GeForce GTS 200 Series

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The NVIDIA G92 graphics processor has had the reputation of spanning across two generations of GeForce graphics accelerators, which could well become three with talk about NVIDIA executing another re-branding to products based on the GPU. The re-branding will use… Go To Full Article

[M] Xirex Liquid Cooling Starter Set Review

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Xirex launched a €90 all-in-one water cooling kit, it comes with a 120mm radiator, 12v pump, nicely polished water block and all the tubing and extra gear to get it installed in a wink of an eye. We compare its… Go To Full Article

RIAA wins $8000 from Chronically Ill Teen

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Like something straight out of a bad made-for-TV movie, the RIAA has handed down its most recent hard-earned lesson about file sharing (and a possible $8,000 fine) to Ciara Sauro, a 19-year-old girl who suffers from pancreatitis and severe depression,… Go To Full Article

Multimedia Ideal Arrived: ATI Radeon HD 4550 Graphics Adapter Review

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ATI Radeon HD 4550, one of the junior solutions in the latest Radeon lineup, boasts pretty attractive features: it supports DirectX 10.1, advanced second generation Avivo HD video processor, hardware video streams acceleration, 7.1 sound over HDMI, and consumes very… Go To Full Article

M12D-850W: Seasonic joins the Power Race

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It's a refresh of the modular cable M12 series, a Silver 80 Plus rated model, and Seasonic's first entry into the superpower race that's been raging across the retail PSU sector for the past couple of years. Is it good?… Go To Full Article

Silverstone Nightjar ST45NF: 450W Fanless Power Supply

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A higher power, more efficient version of a model released back in 2004, the ST45NF has the good looks associated with Silverstone PC cases. It's also one of a very few fanless power supplies in the computer marketplace. The assured,… Go To Full Article

Kingston HyperX T1 Series DDR2-8500 2 x 2GB Review

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Overclocking the Kingston HyperX or any memory for that fact, takes time and patience. Since they are 1066MHz at 5-5-5-15, I started using the straps on the Gigabyte X48 board to manipulate the memory. I knew from past experience with… Go To Full Article

CoolIT Domino A.L.C. Advanced CPU Liquid Cooling System Review

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CoolIt's Domino A.L.C. kit has a lot going for it. Not only is this a turnkey system that requires no assembly or maintenance, it is easily installed, has good cooling performance and is priced competitively with higher-end air coolers.… Go To Full Article

Intel X58 Extreme DX58SO Motherboard Review

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Intel has a lot to be happy about with their new CPU and X58 family launch, firmly taking over the enthusiast market with new processors that are clearly faster than the last generation. The DX58SO motherboard is nearly as fast… Go To Full Article

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