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USB 3.0 connectors look exactly like USB 2.0

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No doubt you’re familiar with the Universal Serial Bus – we ranked it as our top PC innovation of all time. But what do you know about the next version of this ubiquitous interface? USB 2.0 (otherwise known as USB… Go To Full Article

AMD on track to report a profit for Q3

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Remember AMD’s promise to return to profitability in the third quarter of this year? You may be wondering how this will be possible considering the fact that the company has lost money eight over the past seven quarters, including $269… Go To Full Article

IBM and AMD first at 22 nm, challenge Intel’s manufacturing lead

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IBM and its chip development partners made a stunning announcement today, apparently beating Intel in the successful production of the first functional 22 nm SRAM cell. 22 nm processors are still three years out in the future, but IBM’s news… Go To Full Article

Gigabyte GA-EP45-DS3 Motherboard Review

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I remember for sure that abit had some info of their IP45 Pro launch, but now it is gone for some reason. Sad. ASUS and MSI introduced six models each on Intel P45 Express chipset, which is pretty good variety.… Go To Full Article

Google launches white space offensive with new web site

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"Think of it as WiFi on steroids," says Phil Gossett, software engineer for Google. "The obvious application for this spectrum is for Internet connectivity, everywhere all the time." Gossett is talking about the potential that unlicensed use of "white space"… Go To Full Article

ATI HD 4670 to be launched 10 September, HD 4650 to follow

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For those looking for more budget friendly ATI cards, the new generation is almost there, the HD 4670 will launch early September and comes with 512/1024Mb from all your favorite launch partners. The HD 4650 will follow a few weeks… Go To Full Article

Badaboom: A Full Test of Elemental's GPU Accelerated H.264 Transcoder

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NVIDIA was promising upwards of 100x gains over the fastest workstation CPUs. Unfortunately we couldn't get too terribly excited as most of these applications were far beyond the reach of the typical desktop user. Medical imaging and scientific analysis benefitted… Go To Full Article

Sapphire Radeon HD 4870 X2 Video Card

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Technology doesn't play favorites, and when it reaches an apex there is an indifference towards who develops it. ATI has learned this lesson the hard way, having watched from the sidelines for so long that most have forgotten that AMD… Go To Full Article

Kingston HyperX PC3-14400 2GB Memory Kit Review

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Listen up folks, the DDR3 era is upon us. Both Intel and AMD have adopted the newer standard, and with Intel's Core i7 (the chip formerly known as Nehalem) peeking around the corner, there's just no looking back. Despite the… Go To Full Article

ATI Radeon HD 4870 X2 2GB Video Card Review

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Today I will be looking at ATI's most recent release, the Radeon HD 4870 X2. I can't quite imagine the performance capacity of a pair of HD 4850s, so I really have no idea what to expect from twin 4870s,… Go To Full Article

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