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UMC to make G92 for Nvidia

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Nvidia has placed orders with United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) for its G92 graphics chips, with the foundry's 12A fab processing 5,000-6,000 wafers for the US client, according to industry sources. Go To Full Article

Mark Rein promises UT3 beta demo soon

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Epic is certainly getting close to finishing Unreal Tournament 3, since Mark Rein commented on the Epic forums that "The development team feels they're pretty close to being ready to release this so it could come out this week but… Go To Full Article

AMD Triple-Core Is Phenom 7-Series

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AMD plans to launch the new Triple-Core processor family by Q1 next year and it will be called Phenom 7-series instead. The codename for the Triple-core processors is Toliman, a 65nm quad-core Agena core based with one core disabled. VR-Zone… Go To Full Article

Google's Stock Tops $600 for First Time

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The Mountain View-based company's shares traded as high as $601.45 before slipping back to $597.13 in morning trading. It marked the sixth time in the past 12 trading sessions that the stock has reached a new peak climbing on the… Go To Full Article

World in Conflict: DX10 Performance and IQ

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We have now evaluated the DirectX 10 experience on three full retail games. We are getting closer to seeing what DirectX 10 will truly do for us. However, since we have only evaluated only First Person Shooters of various types,… Go To Full Article

Attaching a heatsink to the brain can reduce the severity of epileptic seizures

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Attaching a heatsink to the brain can reduce the severity of epileptic seizures, Japanese researchers say. They've developed a surgically implanted heat conduit that connects a brain region to a heatsink on the outside of the skull. Seizures get worse… Go To Full Article

New Hybrid Hard Drives From Samsung and Seagate

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We looked at Seagate's Momentus 5400 PSD drive, announced today, and Samsung's SpinPoint MH80 drive, released this summer. Both models are 2.5-inch, 160GB notebook drives with 256MB of nonvolatile flash memory cache on board. The hard-drive industry concentrated on introducing… Go To Full Article

Ultra Defragmenter 1.2.1

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UltraDefrag is powerful Open Source defragmentation tool for Windows XP/2003/Vista. It's engine is very fast, because it is created as kernel-mode driver. They are three interfaces to them: graphical, console and native. First is very useful, because it use cluster… Go To Full Article

When Google acquisitions go wrong: the disappointing story of Urchin

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Of course, after buying the company, Google is free to do with it as they see fit. It's a shame, however, because Urchin's tools were indeed some of the best, and Google Analytics is not a drop-in replacement. We've long… Go To Full Article

PNY GEFORCE 8500GT 512MB PCIe Review

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It's hard to be objective when reviewing graphics cards or any computer part for that matter. Sure, the hardware that is tested is done so with objectivity in mind. Set parameters are used and are consistent, which provides objective real… Go To Full Article

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