Configuring Standby on your HTPC

@ 2009/08/20 read/post comments(0)
My main HTPC uses around 130 watts at idle, 7 watts in standby (S3), and 4 in hibernate (S4) so the case for having it take a nap whenever it can is quite clear. There was a time when getting… Go To Full Article

Powercolor HD 4770 PCS 512 MB

@ 2009/08/20 read/post comments(0)
Powercolor's new HD 4770 PCS comes with a cooling solution designed by Artic Cooling and a custom PCB design by Powercolor. This should result in improved thermal performance, less noise and better overclocking. Thanks to decisive product design, Powercolor manages… Go To Full Article

How To Build a 100,000-Port Ethernet Switch

@ 2009/08/19 read/post comments(1)
University of California at San Diego researchers Tuesday are presenting a paper (PDF) describing software that they say could make data center networks massively scalable. The researchers say their PortLand software will enable Layer 2 data center network fabrics scalable… Go To Full Article

Asus, Apple, Lenovo – Most Reliable PCs, Claims Rescuecom

@ 2009/08/19 read/post comments(0)
Asustek Computer again managed to become the maker of most reliable personal computers in the U.S., according to Rescuecom’s quarterly computer reliability report. Apart from Asus, Apple and Lenovo Group are in the top three makers of most reliable PCs.… Go To Full Article

Pentium E6500K Hits 6Ghz on LN2; 100%+ OC

@ 2009/08/19 read/post comments(0)

SATA 6.0 Gbps-ready Asus P7P55D Premium board pictured

@ 2009/08/19 read/post comments(0)
All is not lost for people who want to be ready for SATA 6.0 Gbps, as ASRock will be offering an add-in board with two such connectors, and Asus will release a P55 board that supports the standard. Seen below,… Go To Full Article

AMD Radeon HD 4770 CrossFire Evaluation

@ 2009/08/18 read/post comments(1)
Obviously, if you already have an HD 4770 installed in your system it will be cheaper to just go ahead and buy another and enjoy a better gameplay experience coming close, if not matching the HD 4890 in most games.… Go To Full Article

Despite the Lack of License, Nvidia Wants to Make Chipsets for Intel Nehalem/Westmere

@ 2009/08/18 read/post comments(0)
Despite of the fact that Nvidia Corp. does not have a license to develop and sell core-logic sets compatible with Intel Corp.’s microprocessors featuring built-in memory controller, the company still wants to introduce a chipset supporting central processing units based… Go To Full Article

ATI Catalyst 9.8 Performance Comparison

@ 2009/08/18 read/post comments(0)
The results of my test session suggest that AMD/ATI programmers have done a good job to optimize the graphics card driver for the new OS (and not only for it because Windows Vista and Windows 7 share the same Catalyst… Go To Full Article

Toshiba SSDs here at last

@ 2009/08/18 read/post comments(0)
Last December, Toshiba announced a new range of SSD using MLC Flash NAND engraved at 43nm and with a maximum capacity of 512 GB. After some delay with mass production only beginning in the second quarter, Toshiba has announced the… Go To Full Article

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