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Microsoft working on a portable XBOX?

@ 2006/06/20 read/post comments(0)
OVER THE PAST, year rumours of an Xbox handheld, in a similar guise to Sony's PSP, have popped up in various forms, tenuous links and alleged false rumours. One of the latest rumours has emerged in a significantly…

Spending half a day at the Opera - Opera 9 Released

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Over the years, on different occasions, I have unsuccessfully tried to become an Opera user. At first I would play with Opera for three days in a row and marvel at mouse gestures or tabs or something else. But on…

Microsoft Planning To Add Physics Support To DirectX

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Microsoft appears to be working to add physics support inside of its DirectX application interface, according to a job posting by the software giant. Microsoft is currently advertising for a software design engineer to join Microsoft's "Direct Physics" team, "responsible…

Core 2 Extreme X6800 @ 4.8GHz

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The combination Intel's coming processor flagship and the cooler air has made miracles reality. During the short period of time we've had the processor we've reached a stable SuperPi frequency of 4.8GHz which has taken Kinc and crotale below the…

XFX 7600GT XXX Edition

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Comparing the XXX Edition to its vanilla flavored brethen, there is a roughly 5% increase in core clock speed and over a 14% increase in memory speed.

Shuttle SN21G5 nVidia 6100 Powered Mini System

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Shuttle is well known for their XPC line of small form factor systems. Since the introduction of the XPC line, Shuttle has managed to remain the leader in this highly lucrative market space due to their quality and innovative design.…

AMD AM2 X2 4200+ Overclocking

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While testing some of our first socket AM2 AMD processor-based motherboards, we have of course been doing some overclocking. Since we were originally supplied with high-end FX-62 and 5000+ AMD Athlon 64 FX and X2 parts, we did not have…

Watercooled 360 Project - All In Its Original Case

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I spent quite a long time planning this and working out what was suitable to use and what would do a good enough cooling job to keep this all internal in the original 360 case, its been quite challenging through-out…

Intel/ATI gaming platform set to trounce AMD/Nvidia

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UNLESS Nvidia opens up its SLI and gives it away to mighty Intel, the big green one might lose out to its red competitor. We hear there is a big concern going around, as Intel's 975 board and upcoming Conroe,…

Computing hits the road with this mini-ITX system

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In this Recipe, I'll show you how to build an in-car PC using mini-ITX technology. This automobile computer system features a compact footprint, road-worthy components, and some serious media capabilities. For this Recipe, I'll feature both components…

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