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Conroe overclocked to 4.6GHz on Ice

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A CHAP named Coolaler just posted the first benchmarks from a Conroe E6700 CPU overclocked from its default 2.66GHz to a mind-boggling 4601MHz. This is almost a two-gig overclock and there is nothing much faster than that. (Src: TheInquirer)

Ozone Layer Improving Faster Than Expected

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Since the implementation of the Montreal Protocol, which limited ozone-destroying gasses like CFCs, the Earth's ozone layer has been recovering. However, new studies show that the ozone in the lower stratosphere is actually recovering faster than the Montreal Protocol alone…

HD DVD to carry unwelcome DVD baggage - Region Codes

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Perhaps capitulating to studio pressure, the DVD Forum has moved to burden the next-generation HD DVD format with region coding similar to that of its predecessor. Called Region Protection Coding, the new specification will function in much the same way…

AMD Socket AM2 Chipset Showdown: ATI vs NVIDIA

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ATI and NVIDIA have been locked in a bitter graphics war for the better part of roughly a decade now, although admittedly NVIDIA really wasn’t directly in ATI’s crosshairs those first few years. Over the course of this time both…

ATI Graphics Processors May Compute Sound

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ATI Technologies on Thursday demonstrated a technology that allows graphics processing units (GPUs) to compute audio effects. In the light of today’s raw-power of graphics processors, the initiative looks promising and may offer some advantages, however, the world may never…

Intel Launches Conroe in Two Months, Dual-Core Chips to Cost from $93

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Pictures, which look like slides from the roadmap of Intel Corp. have been published by an Asian web-site, revealing that Intel’s highly-anticipated Conroe processors will be launched in less than two months from now and also uncovering Intel’s intention to…

Professional Graphics Accelerators of Today: ATI vs. Nvidia

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Today we are going to talk about those graphics cards that are intended not for gaming needs, but for serious work. We managed to get our hands on a few new solutions from Nvidia and ATI from the Quadro and…

NVIDIA nForce5 Chat Log

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Tuan: Will NVIDIA ever support CrossFire on nForce 590 SLI NVIDIA_tap: no BJ3D_SAMSAMHA: has nvidia planning to do anything with the power usage of the chipset/heat as reported in techreports? NVIDIA_tap: Power is a key…

Coollaboratory Liquid Pro Thermal Interface

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Liquid Metal in the computer? Tengo to the Terminator T-1000 under the dissipator? This review if that is of another planet, a disipadora paste that is in fact liquid metal,

Q3 ThermoHAWK 200 Infrared Thermometer

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The ThermoHAWK 200 Infrared Thermometer is quite the gadget. Actually, it's more than just gadget since it's very useful. Let's face it, temperature is something all of us can relate to. No matter if you are doing research for a…

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