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DRAM prices are flat

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BEANCOUNTERS at DRAMexchange, who have been counting rams to help them sleep, say that contract prices for DRAM chips remained unchanged in the first half of December. Other ram counters had been predicting a slight dip, but that is what… Go To Full Article

Wireless Gigabit Network Specification Completed

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Wireless Gigabit Alliance (WiGig), the organization advancing the adoption and widespread use of 60GHz wireless technology worldwide, on Thursday announced the completion of its unified wireless specification. The WiGig spec enables high performance wireless display and audio and provides data… Go To Full Article

Packard Bell Recalls Lithium-Ion Batteries

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Problems with li-ion batteries are still not going away. Packard Bell, a well-known maker of personal computers, on Wednesday announced that it would recall batteries contained in certain notebooks made in 2007 since those computers can catch fire because of… Go To Full Article

Intel stops making G1 SSDs

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Intel Corp. has announced plans to discontinue its X25-M and X18-M solid-state drives (SSDs) that are based on multi-level cell flash produced using 50nm process technology. The process is rather natural given that the company already ships SSDs powered by… Go To Full Article

Windows 7 in a box

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For everyone who made the big switch to Windows 7 here is the ultimate Desktop Tool.Windows7 in a Box .Windows7 in a Box was designed to help guide you through the brand new operating system from Microsoft .Everything from Theme… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA Comments on Intel’s Larrabee Delay

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NVIDIA's Fermi A3 silicon is in the oven

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IT LOOKS LIKE Nvidia has put the A3 stepping of Fermi in the oven, it happened some time last week. That means that you may see cards as early as February, depending on two or three other factors. Go To Full Article

VIA presents the VN1000 chipset with DX10.1 integrated graphics

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VIA Technologies has just unveiled the VN1000, a new chipset supporting its C7, Eden and Nano processors which is claimed to be the "perfect solution for next generation small form factor and all-in-one Windows 7 PCs." This rather bold claim… Go To Full Article

MSI 890FX-GD70 moterboard pictured

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Next year in Q2 AMD will debut the Leo desktop platform, Dragon's successor, and two of the three main parts on which it will be based - the Thuban hexa-core processor, and the RD890 series chipset. Together with the SB850… Go To Full Article

Asus lists Core i9 X58 Motherboards

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"This new processor architecture accommodates up to six cores and significantly improves CPU performance," said Chie-Wei Lin, General Manager of ASUS Motherboard Business. "By enabling the architecture in our award-winning X58-based motherboards, we can deliver one of the fastest personal… Go To Full Article

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