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Gotcha, CAPTCHA! Gmail bot detector system cracked

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Google's free e-mail services and a highly-desirable gmail.com domain—one that is unlikely to be blacklisted by anybody's spam filters—are just two of the features that induced spammers to crack the CAPTCHA and have bots do all the work. On the… Go To Full Article

Microsoft fined another €899 million by EU

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The European Competition Commission has announced just how much cash it expects Microsoft to cough up. At €899 million ($1.36 billion) the charge isn't as high as it could've been, but the EC obviously intended for the penalty to have… Go To Full Article

Windows Server 2008 arrives with high hopes, great fanfare

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Windows Server 2008, which was released earlier this month, was officially launched today. Windows Server 2008 brings many eagerly anticipated admin-pleasing features such as a stripped-down mode called "Server Core" that does away with many unnecessary features that are normally… Go To Full Article

AeroCool Double Power, Thermaltake DuOrb, Zalman VF1000 LED

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Today we are going to talk about three new VGA cooling solutions a few solutions we have already talked about before from AeroCool, Zalman, Thermaltake and Arctic Cooling. Let’s find out which one is best from this first roundup of… Go To Full Article

External Hard Disk Drives Roundup: 160GB

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We would like to introduce to you 9 external storage solutions with 2.5”hard disk drives of 160GB inside. We will talk about products from Fujitsu, Maxtor, Seagate, TEAC, Transcend, Toshiba and ZIV. * Fujitsu HandyDrive… Go To Full Article

Havok to Distribute CPU Physics Engine for Free

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Havok, a subsidiary of Intel Corp. and a leading developer of physics technologies for video games, has announced that the company will offer the PC version of its physics and animation software product – Havok Complete – for download free… Go To Full Article

A Second Shot: Windows Vista SP1

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Compared to where we were a year ago, our general recommendation for Vista is unchanged. We are however impressed with the progress of the x64 versions of Vista over the past year, after feeling like it was lagging behind Vista… Go To Full Article

OEM quotes for BD-ROM drives at $120-130 PDF

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International PC vendors will start promoting Blu-ray Disc (BD) drives in PCs starting from the second quarter of 2008, with the vendors evaluating BD-ROMs at that time, according to industry sources in Taiwan. Go To Full Article

AMD triple-core CPUs will be launched to OEMs first

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Although AMD's triple-core Toliman processors (Phenom 8000) will be launched on schedule in March this year, initially only B2 stepping versions will be released, and they will only be available to the OEM market, according to sources at motherboard makers.… Go To Full Article

AMD launches dual-core Sempron CPUs in China

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AMD has recently launched the first dual-core Sempron processors in China in a bid to counter Intel's dual-core Celeron product line in the entry-level market, according to sources at motherboard makers. AMD Sempron 2100+ processors adopt a 65 nm process,… Go To Full Article

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