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Intel Moves Nehalem Launch Forward To September 2008

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Originally scheduled to launch in November or December this year, Intel's Nehalem-based Bloomfield processors will now launch in September along with X58 chipsets, sources at motherboard makers have revealed. However, the sources pointed out that CPUs and… Go To Full Article

Hynix Semiconductor to Shut Down Fab in the U.S.

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The market of dynamic random access memory (DRAM) tends to be very competitive and manufacturers try to minimize their manufacturing costs using any means. Hynix Semiconductor, one of the world’s top DRAM suppliers, said late on Wednesday that it plans… Go To Full Article

Breakthrough Yields Brighter OLEDs, Could Be Used For Lighting

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Typically with OLEDs, only 20 percent of the light is generated by the device. This makes there brightness inferior to LEDs, making them a poor choice for lighting. However, in a significant breakthrough, researchers at the University of Michigan and… Go To Full Article

Ultra-Light Micro Air Vehicle of 3 gram

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Dutch engineers have built the third generation of the DelFly autonomous air vehicle. The DelFly Micro made its first public flight earlier today in Delft. This micro air vehicle weighs only 3 grams and has a wingspan of 10 centimeters.… Go To Full Article

Mini desktop made from laptop with broken screen

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A while back my father broke the LCD so the machine was sitting in a closet ever since. Anyway, some time ago I decided to sell my PowerBook G4 12in while I could still get a good price for it… Go To Full Article

HP merging Voodoo with consumer PC unit

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Just weeks after "reinventing" Voodoo with the Envy 133 laptop and Omen gaming desktop, it looks like HP's had enough -- it's decided to straight-up merge the specialty PC shop with its core consumer business, and sell its products alongside… Go To Full Article

Intel Atom 330 comes September 21 at $43

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While the single core Atom 230 is selling for $29 a piece, the dual core brother will be introduced on September 21st and it will be selling for $43. The Atom 230 + motherboard are selling for $58 wholesale price… Go To Full Article

Sparkle 9500GT for sale at €59

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The card is reference clocked, 550MHz GPU, 800MHz for the memory and 1400MHz for the Shaders. It uses GDDR3 memory on a 128-bit bus. It is modestly priced, the 512MB version is listed at €59, while €66… Go To Full Article

Nvidia preps WHQL Physx drivers for August

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NVIDIA IS EXPECTED to release a WHQL'd Physx driver for a range of its graphics cards in August of this year. This driver will support Physx acceleration on all support Geforce 8, 9 and newer 2xx series… Go To Full Article

Samsung to debut lower cost HTiB Blu-ray system

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Samsung has announced that they will be upping their line of Blu-ray equipped HTiB (Home Theater in a Box) systems this August, with the debut of the HT-BD2E. This system carries a suggested retail price of $799 and should be… Go To Full Article

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