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Race Pits Pigeons Against Poor UK Rural Broadband

@ 2010/09/16 read/post comments(0)
Rural internet access in the United Kingdom, like many other countries around the world, is slow. So slow in fact that Trefor Davies, the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at business ISP Timico, has decided to pit a typical rural broadband… Go To Full Article

Intel's 22nm Microprocessors Are Already in Production.

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Chief executive officer of Intel Corp. said that the company's forthcoming microprocessors are already in sample production. The world's largest maker of chips is on track to start their volume production using 22nm fabrication process in late 2011. "We… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Rolled Out First Public Beta of Internet Explorer 9

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Microsoft released the first public beta of its sceptically-anticipated web-browser, the Windows Internet Explorer 9 (or IE9). Sceptical, because the previous two versions did not really shine compared to other web-browsers in performance, and anticipated, because it promised revolutionary changes… Go To Full Article

Scythe Introduces Slim Stream 120 PWM High-RPM Fan

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Japanese Cooling expert Scythe is announcing the availability of a new High RPM version of the popular Slip Stream PWM fan series. Slip Stream 120 PWM High-RPM is equipped with PWM feature which allows the mainboard to automatically control the… Go To Full Article

Intel Sandy Bridge CPU Overclocked to 4.9Ghz, Air Cooled

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As for the limit for chipset integrated clocking,Intel Sandy Bridge processor can’t improve clocking.For the overclocking players,it is really regretful.And therefore,Intel is going to launch K-series Sandy Bridge. In the IDF 2010,Intel displays a set of system which adopts K-series… Go To Full Article

Browser Wars: IE 9 Beta 1 versus Firefox 4 Beta 6

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It appears that Firefox 4 has pulled away from Internet Explorer 9 slightly in speed. Despite this, it should be noted that IE 9 is much closer to FF 4 in speed than IE 8 was to FF 3. Basically,… Go To Full Article

Must have feature for all voice-enabled multiplayer games: auto mute. Halo has it!

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Those playing Halo: Reach had better mind their mouth or the new system which we have dubbed “auto mute” will deal with them. This new technology from Bungie is on the lookout for players that are always being muted; and… Go To Full Article

ASRock Launches "Vision 3D", a Mac Mini Look-A-Like

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It’s actually quite amazing what a difference a new chassis design can make in terms of first impression of a product and the Vision 3D 135B is a great example of this. The new slot loaded optical drive also helps… Go To Full Article

Windows 7 vs Ubuntu 10.04

@ 2010/09/15 read/post comments(0)
While the occasional need to resort to a command line interface, the odd glitch, and the incomplete support for popular pieces of hardware such as the iPhone make it difficult to recommend Ubuntu 10.04 as an outright Windows replacement on… Go To Full Article

Lumus See-Through Wearable Display Makes You Look Like A...

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I’m rarely excited by technology anymore but Lumus pressed my willies button and didn’t let go. Although it’s a bit hard to explain, the technology is simple:… Go To Full Article

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