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Subject: Motherboards | July 21, 2006 - 10:24 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
July 21, 2006
— Universal abit, maker of high-end enthusiast level motherboards,
is known for its uncompromisingly rigorous testing and quality control.
Universal abit firmly believes that only 100% is good enough for its
customers, and continues to stand by its motto of delivering Advanced
Durability to the user.
Subject: General Tech | July 21, 2006 - 09:31 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Get frustrated by the touchpad on your notebook? Even worse, you have a mouse with no middle button? ExtremeTech reviews 2 mice for laptops that migth just have what you need.
Subject: General Tech | July 21, 2006 - 09:20 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Scantily clad female wrestlers groping each other in a quest for the championship. I can't imaging why [H]ard|OCP would be interested in a game like Rumble Roses XX.
"Are you looking for a wrestling game that features scantily clad 3D women wearing so little it
actually makes you uncomfortable to play in the presence of real women? If so, we found your game!"
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Subject: General Tech | July 21, 2006 - 09:01 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
For their 700th review 3dGameMan went recursive, and reviewed themselves reviewing hardware over the past 7 years.
"After 700 reviews and over 650 video reviews, it's time to reflect. Take a peek through 7 years of
Rodney Reynolds Video Reviews. Rodney also explains how he got started doing video reviews and much
more. Warning: It will be funny at times, so popcorn is definitely recommended! Watch the Video to
find out more..."
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Subject: Cases and Cooling | July 20, 2006 - 03:54 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Check out 3dGameMan's look at Enermax's Chakra case, perfect for Yoga practioners and quite cooling fanatics. Thanks to the size of the fans in this case, you can get some serious cooling without having to wear ear protection.
Subject: General Tech | July 20, 2006 - 01:50 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 20, 2006 —
Intel Corporation today announced that it is making a number of senior
management changes focused on improving the company's structure and
achieving faster and better decision making. The company also announced
that two senior executives will be retiring.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | July 20, 2006 - 12:06 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
[H]ard|OCP buttonholed Brent Justice, Senior Video Card Editor at nVIDIA about the brand new beta drivers released today. Find out as much as you can, then think about buying a pair of 7950s and installing the driver.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | July 20, 2006 - 10:29 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
With most new power supplies having 600W or more of power, and many being quite loud, it can be hard to find a PSU for an HTPC or other low powered machines. Overclockers Online looks at a PSU perfect for low powered, low noise situations. Take a look at the nMedia Mute Power MP-400.
Subject: General Tech | July 20, 2006 - 10:20 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The Tech Zone is shaking their collective heads about how high tech pricing works, and how it is that companies who charge twice as their competitors are still around.
Subject: General Tech | July 20, 2006 - 08:44 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 19, 2006 - Intel
Corporation today announced second-quarter revenue of $8 billion,
operating income of $1.1 billion, net income of $885 million and
earnings per share (EPS) of 15 cents. Excluding the effects of
share-based compensation, the company posted operating income of $1.4
billion, net income of $1.1 billion and EPS of 19 cents.
Subject: Motherboards | July 19, 2006 - 02:15 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The ECS KA3 MVP Extreme is not lacking when it comes to extras, including a completely new way to reset your BIOS for consumer boards. [H]ard|OCP finds out how it stacks up to the competition, and whether ECS focussed more on features, or overclockability.
Subject: Processors | July 19, 2006 - 12:11 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
AnandTech has posted the first part of a comprehensive guide to building a system for the new Core 2 Duo chips. Today's article covers motherboards and memory, the next will cover PSUs, cooling and storage.
Subject: Systems | July 19, 2006 - 10:58 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
In their newest system review, [H] looks at the Maingear Prysma HTPC. Maingear has manged to put a lot of powerful components in a uniquely shaped case, and bundled lots of goodies to make the setup easier.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | July 19, 2006 - 10:13 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Give Guru of 3D a minute of you time and they will wow you. After maiming a Lian-Li case, they insert an Asetek Vapochill LS, and push an Athlon FX-57 to the limit.
Subject: General Tech | July 19, 2006 - 09:31 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Extremetech has pitted the new FireFox 2.0 (Beta 1), Internet Explorer 7 (Beta 3) and Opera 9.0 in a battle for ultimate browser dominance. Find out who can claim the prize, and a bit more about the features in each.
Subject: Memory | July 18, 2006 - 02:44 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
G. Skill has released their F1-4000USU2-2GBHZ kit, which is 2 GB of DDR-500, in a pair of DIMMs. These are perfect for a heavily overclocked DDR system, as they don't perform as well as many DIMMs at 400MHz, but really shine when your FSB is overclocked to reach the speeds these DIMMs were built for. Overclockers Club would love to tell you all about them.
Subject: Processors | July 18, 2006 - 02:17 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 18, 2006 —
Intel Corporation today unveiled five new products in the Dual-Core
IntelÂ® ItaniumÂ® 2 Processor 9000 series. Previously codenamed
'Montecito,' the new processors are designed for the most sophisticated
high-end computing platforms in the world. They double the performance
and lower energy requirements, improving performance per watt by 2.5
times compared to existing, single-core versions.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | July 18, 2006 - 12:01 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Hexus has gone on a tour of FSP Group's factory for making and testing power supplies. Find out what kind of work goes into designing a new PSU, and the weeks of testing to make sure it works, and works safely.
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