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FAQ: Hard facts about Google's Web Accelerator

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Google last week unveiled a new application for speeding up the delivery of Web pages. As has become routine with several of the company's recent announcements, including Gmail and desktop search, critics immediately looked for ulterior motives, privacy breaches and…

NGO nForce v6.xx Beta mix for Windows XP 2K

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This nForce v6.xx Beta mix for nVidia nForce2/3 contains the below components: Audio driver version 4.60 (WHQL) Audio utility version 4.51 Ethernet NRM driver version 4.75 (WHQL) Network management tools version 4.75… Go To Full Article

Gamespy Inflating Review Scores

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I’ve never done this before, and I probably shouldn’t be doing it now, but I want to take the opportunity to completely disown the GameSpy Donkey Konga 2 review in its published form. It grew an… Go To Full Article

STALKER - Shadows of Chernobyl - DX9.1 Video

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This video shows off the new models and a bit of gameplay from STALKER, and in particular the new lighting modes of Direct X 9.1. Go To Full Article

NVIDIA to Showcase Next-Gen G70 Chip at E3, CEO Says: Geforce 7

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NVIDIA Corp. confirmed during its financial conference call possibility to showcase the company’s much-anticipated next-generation graphics processing unit that some refer to as G70 and some others call the GeForce 7. “We do have our next-generation GPU.… Go To Full Article

ECS’ Mainboard for AMD and Intel Processors Previewed

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ECS has developed a mainboard that can support both Intel Pentium 4 and AMD Athlon 64 processors in an attempt to offer an interesting solution for enthusiasts. While the general specifications of such a platform have been known for a… Go To Full Article

Game Developers Experiment with ATI’s R520 Processor

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Game developers may be already testing ATI Technologies yet-to-be-announced R520 visual processing unit and appropriate graphics cards, as the release notes for the most recent Far Cry game update claim that support for Shader Model 3.0 was optimized for ATI’s… Go To Full Article

NVIDIA Confirms Sampling of Chipsets with Integrated Graphics: C51

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NVIDIA Corp. confirmed development and sampling of its chipsets that contain integrated graphics core in the most recent financial call on Thursday. The claims made by the company’s chief executive officer confirm that the company has integrated chipsets in the… Go To Full Article

Creative Develops “Extreme Fidelity” X-Fi Sound Processors

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Creative Technology announced its new audio processor nearly seven years after the EMU10K-series chip used in Live! and Audigy series of audio cards was introduced. The new X-Fi, or Xtreme Fidelity, audio processor is said to be 24 times more… Go To Full Article

Intel’s Hyper-Threading Technology May Compromise Security

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Intel’s Hyper-Threading may be useful for enhancing performance, but it may also compromise security in some cases, particularly in case of servers, claims a researcher from Canada. Fortunately, it seems that patches for operating systems can correct the issue.… Go To Full Article

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