Achieve The Most From Your High-Performance Computing Platforms With New Intel(R) Software Developme
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 16, 2005 - 03:45 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 16, 2005 — Intel Corporation today began shipping five new software development tools that make it easier to create the distributed applications used in high- performance computing (HPC) clusters.
Currently, more than half of the world's Top 500 HPC systems are based on IntelÂ® processors**. IntelÂ® Software Development Products greatly improve the scalability and help maximize the performance of those systems.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 16, 2005 - 11:50 AM | Alex Marsters
Either you've got a list, and have emailed to everyone you know a dozen times, or you have no list and are struggling to figure out what you'd like ... apart from that $10,000 72" HDTV, of course. Well, The Tech Zone has compiled a list, that may help you shop for someone else, or for telling someone what to get for you.
"Finding the perfect gift for the person in your life can be tricky. That's made even more so when
the person you're buying for happens to be a techie.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 15, 2005 - 11:39 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
HardwareHell has published an article on the history and future of computers and gaming, specifically x86 gaming. It covers much more than just the current market, so read on to see if they think this next generation of consoles will put a bigger dent in the industry than previous generations have.
"Since PCs are used for gaming, and consoles are getting more and more PC-like abilities, it is
likely that this may end up as a battle between the two different approaches to computer design,
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 14, 2005 - 03:12 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Not only is AeroCool GT-1000 Heatsink gold plated, it cools well, and does it quietly. Club Overclocker gives this big beautiful tower style heatsink a job cooling a 3600+.
"Since 2002, AeroCool has been providing innovative thermal cooling solutions to the high-end PC
enthusiast. Today we are going to take a closer look at their GT-1000 CPU cooler.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 11, 2005 - 04:59 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Red & Blackness Mods has a gallery of the modded cases they will be taking with them to Dreamhack. Now you can see all their hard work, even if you can't make it to the LAN Party.
"Our modder Gotall is taking of to Dreamhack in a few weeks. Dreamhack is the
world biggest LAN party with over 6000 people.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 11, 2005 - 04:34 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Taipei, Taiwan November 11th, 2005—GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, VGA cards and other computing hardware solutions, has launched GIGABYTE GA-8N-SLI Quad Royal, the world first SLI technology enabled motherboard equipped with four PCI Express X16 slots. Based on the NVIDIAÂ® nForece4™ SLI™ IntelÂ® Edition and NVIDIAÂ® nForece4™ SLI™ chipsets, the GA-8N-SLI Quad Royal is designed for gamers who lived by ultimate performance and ultimate scalability.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 10, 2005 - 07:06 PM | Alex Marsters
500GB of performance drive is BigBruin's findings on Seagate's SATA Barracuda 7200.9. If you are looking for a large capacity drive that has good speed, and a great warrantee, this may be the solution!
"Taking a look at the burst results honestly made me say "WOW"! The Seagate
Barracuda 7200.9 not only outscored the RAID 0 array of SATA 1.5 Gb/s drives,
but it also blew away the Hitachi SATA 3 Gb/s 500GB drive by over 20 MB/s.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 10, 2005 - 12:08 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Soon you won't need the TV-out that comes on most graphics cards today, you will be using your TV as your main monitor. LCD's, DLP and plasma TV's will soon be taking over the monitor market, why play on a 19" screen when you can do it on a 42"? Mind you, there may well be many 3 way fights over getting control of the TV, between the movie fan, the console gamer and the PC gamer ...
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 10, 2005 - 11:55 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Overclockers Online got a sneak peak at the Silverstone Temjin 7 and snapped a couple of pictures. The good news is that Silverstone said they're allowed to share them. If you are curious as to what the new Temjin will look like, then clicky the linky.
"Silverstone has been pretty hush hush about there new Temjin 7. Until recently, there were very
few photos, if any, that were available to the public.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | November 9, 2005 - 06:46 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Bjorn3D has a review of the Thermaltake PowerStation 520W. This is Thermaltake's solution to the growing power needs of recent generations of PC components, to provide more stable power, not just more power.
"Power supplies play a crucial part in how our computers operate. Number of Watts a power box has
will not make your computer more stable -- as long as you don't overload your system.