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HWBOT Releases First In-house Benchmark: HWBOT Unigine Heaven Benchmark

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Rijmenam, Belgium – August 20th, 2010 – HWBOT, industry leading provider of online overclocking competitions and overclocking-related information, is proud to announce the public release of its first in-house benchmark application: HWBOT Unigine Heaven Benchmark. This benchmark application features the… Go To Full Article

Crysis 2: "Frighteningly ugly on XBox360 and very promising for PC "

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Quote: 360 version does not look good (says ugly though I assuem they base it on a versus PC basis). Being 720p and 30fps.… Go To Full Article

Firefox 4 Beta 4 Bringing Direct2D GPU Acceleration

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The fourth beta of Firefox 4 will be hitting on Monday, and notable will be the inclusion of hardware acceleration for Windows users that have the hardware and software to support Direct2D. Firefox using your GPU to… Go To Full Article

Why You Should Jailbreak Your iOS Device

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Recently it was announced it’s legal to hack your phone/devices. Today we look at why you would want to Jailbreak your iOS device. This will be a general overview of some of the capabilities and options available after a jailbreak. Go To Full Article

Apple Patents Remotely Disabling Jailbroken Phones

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Apple yesterday applied for patent to allow remotely disabling electronic devices when 'unauthorized usage' is detected. The patent application covers using the camera to take pictures of the unauthorized user and using GPS to determine location, and it involves ascertaining… Go To Full Article

AMD to use Globalfoundries for 28nm GPUs?

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A Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report has cited unnamed market sources indicating that AMD has selected Globalfoundries' 28nm process for its next generation of graphics processors. AMD has been working with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC)… Go To Full Article

Intel, Micron present 25nm TLC NAND flash

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The market for flash memory is hotter than ever and the development is moving forward at an almost unhealthy pace, both to increase capacity and performance, but also to lower costs. Intel and Micron has now presented a great leap… Go To Full Article

Howto Disable Facebook Places

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"Facebook Places" is a new Facebook feature with Foursquare check-in-like functionality, but by default it lets other people tag you as being at a location without requiring your consent even if you're not there. This could lead to friends tagging… Go To Full Article

Dell Thunder Video, Hardware Details Leak

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Even as competitor Hewlett-Packard tries to figure out what to do with its Palm smartphone division, Dell is charging ahead with plans to release its first smartphones. Leading that charge is the "Thunder", a phone powered by Google's wildly successful… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Windows may become Irrelevant Without Gaming...

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I think in a few years Windows is basically insignificant without gaming. Not dead, but not worth the current sticker price. With Google Chrome OS/Android, Apple MacOS/iOS, and HP Palm webOS coming into the mix you will see a world… Go To Full Article

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