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New Larger TVs Favor LCD Over Plasma

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Information Week is carrying a Reuters story examining the shift towards LCD technology in recent large-screen television models. Though some analysts acknowledge that plasma displays have faster response times over large surfaces, the industry seems to be betting that consumers… Go To Full Article

101 Things you do NOT want your System Administrator to say

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• Uh-oh..... • ****!! • What the hell!? • Go get your backup tape. (You do have a backup tape?) • That's SOOOOO bizarre. • Wow!! Look at this..... Go To Full Article

Fake Chinese electronics perform better than originals

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LG was so slow in getting its Chocolate phone released in China that the pirates put some excellent copies into the shops. When LG did release the phone, it failed because the discerning Chinese punters thought they were fakes copying… Go To Full Article

Spiderman Case Mod - Hosting A Modding Contest

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Many modders are sponsored by at least one company and there needs to be provisions for this. Matt was sponsored by Moddersmart for some of his modding items and cutting and etching services. As they likely carry Cooler Master items,… Go To Full Article

Sony Backtracks on PS3 Upscaler Resolutions

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It now appears that the company may have spoken too early and they cannot confirm whether the issue will be resolved with a firmware update further down the road. According to Dave Karraker, SCEA's Sr. Director for Corporate Communications, the… Go To Full Article

Houston, Wii've got a problem?

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Any piece of consumer electronics is bound to ship with a small number of units affected by hardware problems. From manufacturing defects to units manhandled during shipping, a small percentage of devices will exhibit some kind of abnormality. Still, with… Go To Full Article

Pricing for downloadable PSOne games announced

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Sony Computer Entertainment America (SCEA) has announced the pricing for original PlayStation games that are being made available for the PSP. The first batch of titles will be priced between $5.99 and $10.99. The games, full versions of the originals,… Go To Full Article

256GB paper storage claims simply don't add up

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A story first posted on ArabNews.com has been making the rounds on the Internet, involving an Indian student who has allegedly found a method of storing compressed digital information on a regular sheet of paper. Sainul Abideen claims that his… Go To Full Article

Tech View: Storage Devices, Optical Drives, and More

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We recently returned from a whirlwind trip that had us visiting the majority of motherboard manufacturers, memory and storage suppliers, and a few interesting OEM/ODM manufacturers of personal computer and consumer electronic devices. We will be receiving some really interesting… Go To Full Article

Holiday 2006 Shopping Guide: CPUs

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It's that time of year again where everyone is thinking about the various gifts they might want - both to give and to receive. Figuring out which computer parts make the most sense to buy can be difficult, even more… Go To Full Article

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