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Is Windows 7 Actually Faster Than Ubuntu 10.04?

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While Linux has long been talked about as being a faster operating system than Microsoft indows, in 2010 is this still the case? It seems every time we deliver new benchmarks of the EXT4 file-system it's actually getting slower, recent… Go To Full Article

Scientist Uses Nanodots To Create 4Tb Storage Chip

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Solid state disks could soon catch up with mechanical hard drives in terms of cost and capacity, thanks to a new data-packed chip developed by a scientist at the University of North Carolina. Using a uniform array of 10nm nanodots,… Go To Full Article

GIGABYTE H55M-USB3 Motherboard Review

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GIGABYTE is a well known brand both inside and out of the enthusiast circles. Since its inception, the company has strived to deliver the highest performance products without risking overall product stability. GIGABYTE has mastered this tactic through its use… Go To Full Article

Internet Explorer Falls Below 60% Market Share

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Microsoft’s Internet Explorer dropped to a historic market share low in April, according to Net Applications. The company estimated IE’s market share at 59.95% in April, which is about the range that was reached by Internet Explorer 4 more than… Go To Full Article

NEC develops eco-friendly, super-efficient CPU cooling system

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NEC has developed an eco-friendly cooling system for CPUs, claiming the technology [JP] uses uses 60% less energy than a water-cooling system and even 80% less than an air-cooling system. The core of the system is a liquid chlorofluorocarbon (CFC)… Go To Full Article

Home-Made "Level Eleven" Wooden CaseMod Outdoes Thermaltake Level 10 Case

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Powered by the VIA P820 Pico-ITX mainboard featuring a 1.2GHz VIA Nano 64-bit CPU. The VIA VX855 integrated chipset offers 1080p video output via an onboard HDMI port. Go To Full Article

Low voltage Core i7 660LV in Q4 2010

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The top performing Core i7 600LM, low voltage mobile CPU scheduled to launch in Q4 2010 will work at 2.26GHz. If this is not enough from this dual-core Arrandale 32nm-based CPU with 45nm graphics, with a little help from Intel's… Go To Full Article

Nvidia declares Moore's law dead

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Although one would think that Nvidia is keeping busy these days in trying to catch up with its red competitor, it seems like some within the company have enough spare time on their hands to try and talk their way… Go To Full Article

AMD Based Nettop Is Real: Athlon II X2 250u CPU and Sapphire IPC-AM3DD785G

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AMD Company doesn’t seem to be very aggressive about entering the components market for miniature and energy-efficient computer systems. Nevertheless, it is quite possible to put together a nettop with an AMD processor and a mainboard on the chipset from… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA Readying GeForce 400 Series Mobile GPUs for June?

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Call it a slip of the keyboard, the latest online build to order catalogue of Eurocom's performance laptops includes a new choice of graphics board, the "NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480M". It's not as much the entry, but details next to… Go To Full Article

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