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New NVIDIA GF100 Board Surfaces, Suggests New High-End SKU

@ 2010/06/22 read/post comments(0)
Sources in the hardware industry leaked some interesting pictures of a new, supposedly reference-design NVIDIA GF100 GPU graphics card PCB, watermarked by board partner Little Tiger. The pictures reveal a PCB that's similar to that of the GeForce GTX 480,… Go To Full Article

Carmack on Rage: either console could look superior

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They are close enough that I could fairly easily design a workload that would make either system look superior. For Rage, we have to expend more effort on the PS3 to maintain 60 hz than we do on the 360,… Go To Full Article

GeForce GTX 470 SLI against Radeon HD 5970

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If you keep track of what is going on in the graphics card industry, you should know that AMD has met but little competition since the release of the Radeon HD 5000 architecture. Even the single-processor Radeon HD 5870 could… Go To Full Article

DUH! News of the day: Sony Does Not Believe in Nintendo 3DS

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The head of Sony Computer Entertainment believes that automatic stereoscopic 3D technology (S3D) employed by Nintendo for 3DS game console will not work in a long term. Sony conducted the appropriate research back in the past and did not find… Go To Full Article

A short tour of Kingston's Hsinchu factory

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On our third day in Taiwan earlier this month, we left the hustle and bustle of the Computex show floor and hopped on a bus to Hsinchu, about 60 miles from the island-nation's capital. Hsinchu's Science and Industrial Park plays… Go To Full Article

Taiwanese firm shows off single slot Radeons

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Chopping and changing ATI Radeons was a popular idea at last week's Computex show. We've already seen PowerColor's half-height cards, but we also noticed Taiwanese ATI Radeon graphics partner, TripleX (that's X-X-X not X-F-X), had some rather nifty concept designs… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA Geforce GTX 485 Coming In the Fall?

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NVIDIA GeForce GTX485 will improve its extra value and power consumption at this point. News comes from NVIDIA chief scientist Bill Dally, exposing that it will launch one graphics named GTX485 in the future. As expected, the… Go To Full Article

Transcend Says DRAM Prices Are Too High and Still Climbing

@ 2010/06/21 read/post comments(0)
Back in 2008, demand for any sort of electronics, whether PC-related or otherwise, dropped so dramatically that companies were forced to reduce the pricing of their products to extremely low levels. Now, however, the situation has, more or less, resolved,… Go To Full Article

Thermalright shoots Silver Arrow, launches HSF with 160mm Fans

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The fans has a round 140mm frame, but are 160mm high, which makes them the biggest we've seen on a processor cooler. The PWM-controlled fans operate between 500-1300 RPM at noise levels between 17-21dBA. Go To Full Article

DIY 3-Axis CNC Milling Machine for Under $100

@ 2010/06/21 read/post comments(0)
We have featured a few DIY low cost milling machines before and here’s another superb one to add to our collection. With DIY CNC milling machine projects, the trade off is between cost of fabrication and the precision with which… Go To Full Article

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