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Is there a WebOS in your future?

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For most people, operating systems are not something they ever think about; they exist in the background of the computing experience, something to be noticed only when things go wrong. For enthusiasts, operating systems are more important, and the notion…

ECS KN1 SLI Extreme Motherboard

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I was impressed with the sheer amount of stuff in the box. However, most of them are fairly standard with enthusiast motherboards today with two exceptions; Top Hat BIOS and the 3.5” Bracket. Many boards come with the D-Bracket and…

Quiet DIY OC'ed Pentium D 830 System, Part Two

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Chris Thomson returns with Round Two of his Pentium D silencing saga. As in Quiet DIY OC'ed Pentium D 830 System, Part One, Chris does a great job with systematic documentation, and this time, he incorporates the feedback on his…

New, tougher copyright legislation in the works

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A story surfaced yesterday that a new and tougher rewrite of the DMCA is in the works. Sponsored by Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, Jr. (R-WI) (and not Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) as reported by Cnet), the bill would drastically tighten current…

MPAA and DVD Manufacturers Agree on HD-DVD Format

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Los Angeles, CA - The MPAA and an association of DVD manufacturers have finally agreed on a standard for high-definition DVDs. The new " Crystal" format provides unbreakable copy protection and Digital Restrictions Management (DRM) features.

HyperTransport Group Announces Version 3.0

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The HyperTransport Consortium announced version 3.0 of the technology on Monday, increasing the link throughput speed, physical distance, and adding an "unganged" mode that can split the available bandwidth into two distinct channels. Backplanes and components…

ViewSonic VX2025wm LCD Display

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Picking out the correct monitor can be tough. While 17" LCDs are inexpensive, many manufacturers are beginning to really push their 19" models. Here the price is still reasonable and while the resolution is the same as at 17" the…

Asus EAX1900 XTX Video Card

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The X1900XTX is currently the king of the hill when it comes to high end video performance. We test Asus's variant against something you high-end gamers may be thinking of upgrading from - the 7800GTX 256MB. The difference in performance…

Scythe Quadruple Structure Fanless HDD Case Released

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Scythe Co., Ltd (Tokyo, Japan) announces the new and improved version of former "Silent Box", the fanless HDD case. The new version, Quiet Drive, provides the better performance than the former version in both cooling & noise reduction…

The Elder Scrolls IV: Oldblivion Mod

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Description: Oldblivion is a piece of software which allows graphics cards which are pre DirectX9 to run Elder Scrolls: Oblivion from Bethesda. This means that Oblivion can run on cards such as Geforce 3, Geforce 4, Radeon… Go To Full Article

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