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MaxxMem² - Memory Benchmark With Integrated HWbot Submission

@ 2009/12/31 read/post comments(0)
The author and creator of MaxxPI² has been working hard to get one of his benchmark applications compatible with the HWBot site. The first graduate of this training is the MaxxMem² benchmark which tests your computer’s raw memory performance, combining… Go To Full Article

HWbot revises website, 3.0 introduces more competition, new benches and more!

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2010 is coming very close now, which means that the third revision of HWBOT is nearly ready to go online. This third revision does have a couple significant changes which might confuse some people. The overclocker and team rankings have… Go To Full Article

Gamer buys virtual spacestation for $330.000

@ 2009/12/30 read/post comments(4)
After the announcement that Crystal Palace would go up for sale, discussion in the community broke out instantly. "How much would it go for?", "I wonder what the taxrates will be set to. What do YOU think?" and "Who do… Go To Full Article

OCZ to Supply Enterprise-Class SSDs with WhipTrail Solutions

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OCZ Technology Group, a leading supplier of solid-state drivers, has announced that enterprise solid state storage provider WhipTail Technologies will utilize OCZ’s premium solid state drives to meet its customers’ needs for ultimate productivity in conjunction with its solid state… Go To Full Article

Intel 32nm Clarkdale breaks SuperPi record: 6.344 - running 6.76Ghz under LN2

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Cxxxkxxx 3.47g EVGA E659 ADATA 2200 CL8 GSKILL 2000 CL7 ANTEC TPQ1200w OC WD500G F1ee Seems this chip will… Go To Full Article

BBC Claims Netbooks Will Dissappear in 2010

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The small, portable computers were popular in 2009, but some industry watchers are convinced that their popularity is already waning. "The days of the netbook are over," said Stuart Miles, founder and editor of technology blog Pocket Lint. As prices… Go To Full Article

DFI LANParty DK P55-T3eH9

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While the DK P55-T3eH9 was a bit tricky to get initially dialed in, once it was the board remained solid as a rock. I was able to get the board to a base clock of 210MHz, with a CPU speed… Go To Full Article

XBMC 9.11 makes your open source home theater look shinier

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The developers behind the XBMC project have announced the official release of version 9.11, codenamed Camelot, a major update that includes an improved user interface theme and a number of new features. XBMC is a cross-platform media… Go To Full Article

One leg of GSM encryption cracked, cell industry unimpressed

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GSM is the most popular protocol for cellphone telephony on the planet, with billions of users worldwide. But the standard encryption procedure used by most GSM carriers is only 64-bit, and academic researchers had spotted flaws in it starting over… Go To Full Article

Ex-Seagate employee claims the company stole MIT research, tried to cover up its trac

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Sure, this ain't the first time that Seagate's allegedly run afoul of the law, but this tale will definitely have you breathlessly demanding more (you know, if patent infringement is exciting to you -- which would actually be pretty weird).… Go To Full Article

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