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Hackers may have cracked PS3

@ 2010/08/19 read/post comments(1)
Rumours are swirling this morning that the PlayStation 3's security has finally been breached and "backup" software now runs on the Sony platform. A company of unknown origin has created what it calls the PSJailbreak - a… Go To Full Article

GIGABYTE Radeon HD 5770 Super Overclock 1GB Video Card

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Occasionally I'll have a sample that slips through the cracks; the HD 5770 SOC from GIGABYTE is one of those cards. When I first heard about the model I was looking forward to testing it. Combine the SOC series from… Go To Full Article

Intel To Buy McAfee For $7.68 billion

@ 2010/08/19 read/post comments(0)
* Purchase of all of McAfee’s common stock for $48 per share in cash, valuing the deal at approximately $7.68 billion. McAfee will operate as a wholly-owned subsidiary, reporting into Intel’s Software and Services Group. * Acquisition enables a… Go To Full Article

How to Create a Family Friendly Ubuntu Setup

@ 2010/08/18 read/post comments(0)
The computer is a powerful educational tool for children. Despite the many benefits that computer offers to children, it also has the potential to introduce harmful content for the children. Here’s how to make Ubuntu safer for the children.… Go To Full Article

Antec Dark Fleet DF-85 Enthusiast Gaming Case

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The ominous and looming Dark Fleet of cases from Antec have arrived. This new line brings a much different look from previous high-end designs like the Hundred series. The DF-85 is a full size ATX case with… Go To Full Article

NZXT Hades BubbleWrap Review

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I'll be the first to admit that having a job as a hardware reviewer isn't exactly a bad lot. We get to check out some of the latest pieces of kit around, and occasionally when we're done we get to… Go To Full Article

ASRock Core 100HT-BD (Core i3) HTPC Review

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Today we're taking a look at the ASRock Core 100HT-BD, based on Intel's Core i3/HM55 platform, which aims to take performance into the arena of a full desktop PC whilst maintaining the same footprint as their last generation ION system.… Go To Full Article

Glacialtech Igloo 5751 PWM Heatsink Review

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Glacialtech's Igloo 5751 PWM heatsink installs onto Intel socket 775/1156/1366 and AMD socket AM2/AM3 processors, and stands a little over 125mm tall. Weighing in at 550grams, the heatsinks' two fans sandwich a 31mm section of aluminum cooling fins which are… Go To Full Article

Intel Releases Two New Atoms for NAS Devices

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While we still associate the Intel Atom with being the overwhelmingly popular netbook CPU, it's got more applications than just for tiny portables. The Atom's being doing well inside networked storage appliances and Intel this week has… Go To Full Article

AMD CPU price drop for Phenom II and Athlon II models

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New prices are in effect for several of AMD's Phenom II and Athlon II models; biggest price drop registered for Phenom II X4 955 & 965 Black Editions: $26 less expensive now: Go To Full Article

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