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AMD's upcoming mobile CPU lineup revealed

@ 2010/05/06 read/post comments(0)
It appears that AMD will offer three Phenom II X4 processors in addition to the 2GHz N930. AMD will also launch the P920, a power efficient 1.6GHz rated at a rather modest 25W. On the other side of the specter,… Go To Full Article

Acer Does Not Find External ATI XGP Graphics Cards Truly Useful

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The invention of external graphics cards with PCI Express interface is an indisputable achievement of ATI, graphics business unit of Advanced Micro Devices. Unfortunately, the company has failed to promote the technology among notebook and add-in-board makers, as a result,… Go To Full Article

How To Convert a SIM to a MicroSIM with a Meat Cleaver!

@ 2010/05/06 read/post comments(0)
This morning, my shiny new iPad 3G 64Gb arrived from the USA! The only problem was, it had an AT&T MicroSIM and as yet there is no such thing in the UK. So what’s the solution? Get a chopping… Go To Full Article

OCZ Discovers Bug in Onyx SSD, Acts Quickly to Stop Shipments

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The first drive I received showed CRC errors during a Windows install. I told OCZ to stop shipment two Fridays ago. OCZ responded by saying that they wouldn't stop shipments after only one bad drive. Their mistake. … Go To Full Article

OCZ Introduces the Enyo USB 3.0 Portable SSD

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OCZ Technology Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:OCZ), a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) and memory modules for computing devices and systems, announces the Enyo Portable SSD, utilizing the next generation USB 3.0 interface. The Enyo features all the performance and… Go To Full Article

Nvidia Readies GF104, GF106, GF108 Graphics Processors

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Nvidia Corp., according to a media report, plans to refresh nearly the whole lineup of its graphics processors by back-to-school season. The new line will reportedly include GF104, GF106 and GF108 graphics processing units, which support DirectX 11 along with… Go To Full Article

AMD renames mobile Radeon chips

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AMD has built a solid reputation with the Radeon HD 5000 family and it has now started to redesign its mobile product assortment to make room for the 5 series technology. Beside the new Evergreen chips of the Mobility Radeon… Go To Full Article

Look out for 3TB enterprise hard drives from Seagate

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Seagate is developing a 3TB disk drive which could hit the market this year. According to people familiar with the company's plans, a 3TB Constellation ES drive with a 6Gbit/s SAS interface will arrive later this year. Go To Full Article

Intel Turbo Boost vs. AMD Turbo Core Explained

@ 2010/05/05 read/post comments(0)
Gordon Moore has a lot to answer for. His prediction in the now seminal 'Cramming more components onto integrated circuits' article from 1965 evolved into Intel's corporate philosophy and have driven the semiconductor industry forward for 45 years. This prediction… Go To Full Article

Microsoft Office 2010 Dissected

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I review plenty of software packages throughout the course of a year, and it's rare that I come across one that I believe will truly make a difference in the way that I work or use my computer. With Office… Go To Full Article

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