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Buffalo offers up external HD DVD / Blu-ray combo drive in Japan

@ 2007/08/26 read/post comments(0)
Nah, Buffalo isn't manufacturing the HD DVD / Blu-ray drive that sits comfortably within its new external enclosure, but those parked in Japan can reportedly get ahold of this peace maker for just ¥51,000 ($440). Apparently, Buffalo chose the GGC-H20N… Go To Full Article

Prices for second-tier 42-inch LCD TVs to fall to US$699 by year-end

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Although LCD TV brands suffered from dramatic price drops last year, sources have indicated the makers will still follow a low-pricing strategy this year with second-tier LCD TV vendors planning to offer 42-inch LCD TVs at US$699 by the end… Go To Full Article

Gabe Newell: DirectX 10 for Vista was a mistake

@ 2007/08/26 read/post comments(0)
According to an online survey by Valve Software, only one in fifty players who access download service Steam has a DirectX 10-compatible graphics card and Windows Vista installed. In an interview with heise online, Gabe Newell, president of Valve Software,… Go To Full Article

Sapphire Radeon HD 2600 XT GDDR4 Edition Review

@ 2007/08/26 read/post comments(0)
The wait is finally over. Not so long ago AMD released the Radeon HD 2900 series and along with that introduction came as well the low-end and mid-range products to go up against NVIDIA. Now that we are a couple… Go To Full Article

Wielander displays €29999 High End System at Leipzig

@ 2007/08/26 read/post comments(4)
The hardware alone doesn't make it worth that much, of course, but the Gold applied to the outside of the Silverstone case surely does

Windows Genuine Advantage suffers worldwide outage, problems galore

@ 2007/08/25 read/post comments(3)
We contacted our sources at Microsoft, who told us off the record that the company is aware of a major WGA server outage affecting users across the globe. The Windows Genuine Advantage support forum has exploded with complaints, as a… Go To Full Article

Australian teenager cracks $84-million Internet porn filter in 30 minutes

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Tom Wood, a Year 10 student, probably 15 - 16 years old has cracked the federal government's $84-million internet porn filter in just 30 minutes. He can deactivate the filter in several clicks in such a way that the software's… Go To Full Article

Partition and Image Your Hard Drive with the System Rescue CD

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You've reinstalled Windows from scratch again but this time you want to preserve your sparkling clean setup for instant restoration down the road. Instead of dropping cash on Norton Ghost or Acronis True Image, burn yourself a free, bootable Linux-based… Go To Full Article

Intel upset with Nvidia's attitude over lack SLI on X38 Chipset

@ 2007/08/25 read/post comments(0)
Intel doesn’t even try to hide the fact that it is very upset on Nvidia’s attitude. Nvidia simply doesn’t want to let Intel to use SLI on X38 or other 3 series of chipsets. Intel tried to win this one… Go To Full Article

Nvidia to launch Geforce 8700 in November

@ 2007/08/25 read/post comments(0)
Nvidia is about to have its first working samples of the card that might end up be called Geforce 8700. The new mainstream chip should be the one we mentioned before codenamed D8M but it can be highly likely that… Go To Full Article

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