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ATI TV Wonder 650 TV Tuner

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For a MSRP of $129, the TV Wonder 650 brings a lot of capabilities to the computer. These include free OTA HDTV (with an amplified antenna attached), cable television reception, a FM radio, a DVD Player, a Personal Video Recorder,…

Foxconn 975X7AA-8EKRS2H 30-day Test Drive

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The 975X7AA-8EKRS2H suffered from a few issues early on; however, Foxconn focused on each problem and provided solutions to address what we experienced. techFEAR follows-up our initial evaluation with the results of Foxconn's efforts in this 30-day Test Drive.

Noctua 120mm Fans

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Up on the review block today are two interesting fans from a company called Noctua, these fans are made to be silent and efficient, they even come with special silicone grommets instead of the standard mounting screws to insure quietness.…

Building A Wooden PC Case

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For the design to stand out from existing cases it couldn’t be square and conventional. so I started out with a quarter moon shaped design with a staggered top lined with fans, in theory this improved cooling as heat rises…

ASUS P5B-E: P965 stepping C1 versus C2, Round One

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Over the course of the past few months we have heard all sorts of rumors about the Intel P965 C2 stepping and its grandiose performance improvements over the current C1 stepping. There have been previews of its performance on engineering…

DirectX 10 compliant GeForce 8800GTX and 8800GTS headed your way

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NVIDIA’s GeForce 8800GTX will be the flagship product. The core clock will be factory clocked at 575 MHz. All GeForce 8800GTX cards will be equipped with 768MB of GDDR3 memory, to be clocked at 900 MHz. The GeForce 8800GTX will…

Documents Leak NVIDIA Quatum Physics Engine

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With the release of the G80, NVIDIA will also release a new engine dubbed Quantum physics engine. Quantum Effects Technology is similar (at least in spirit) to NVIDIA's PureVideo Technology -- a dedicated layer on the GPU for physics calculations.…

Interview: HIS strength with ATI Only Stance

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Hong Kong-based Hightech Information System (HIS), which specializes in ATI-based graphics cards in the channel gaming market, disagrees with the notion that small-scale companies, especially second- and third-tier players, are withdrawing from the competitive graphics card market due to the…

Eye-Controlled Intraction with your GUI

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Doug Engelbart, prepare to be usurped by the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering. Yes, the folks that brought you the MP3 and the Multimedia Dome are now working on the Eye-Controlled Interaction system -- a way to control a computer…

Extreme Voltmodding of the Nvidia GeForce 7600 GS

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We continue our volt-modding guides with a new article devoted to the modification of the Nvidia GeForce 7600 GS reference cards equipped with 256MB of DDR-2 memory. Find out more about how to hit the top megahertz from our detailed…

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