Subject: Cases and Cooling | May 4, 2004 - 03:08 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Want to extend the life of your laptop, or just dropped a lot of cash on a LAN-party worth notebook and need to keep your cool? Take a look at this little USB device from Coolmax, reviewed at Extensiontech.
"Overclocking enthusiasts love to keep their desktop PC's cool. But what about us laptop users? Sure, many companies have done laptop cooling pads, but here is one design I haven't seen before. COOLMAX has created an X shaped dual 60mm fan laptop cooler.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | May 3, 2004 - 05:02 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
There is certainly a vast selection of case makers out there, and they are doing their best to keep the fresh ideas coming. Here is a batch of reviews that appeared over the weekend. Enjoy!
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Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 30, 2004 - 07:03 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
There is a writeup of a silent PC over at trustedreviews, that covers a lot of the theory behind the noises the PC makes. For those of you who have sworn off air, and gone back to living in the water ... you're covered too!
Have a great weekend.
"It doesn't even have to be a particularly loud sound to be distracting - a relatively quiet noise containing a strong tonal component such as a high frequency whine or a low frequency hum can be just as irritating to some people.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 29, 2004 - 04:27 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Never been a fan of thursdays ... feels like I'm just blowing hot air around.
Here are some Cases & Cooling reviews from around the web:
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 28, 2004 - 02:39 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Here's a case, there's a case, everywhere a case, case!!!
Be it for looks, or because you need better airflow, or a horrible, disfiguring dremel accident, we all end up looking at PC Cases. Here are some of the newer ones you can find, from bargain to premium.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 26, 2004 - 04:12 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Here are a few links encompassing cooling solutions for parts of your computer not usually covered everyday. Everything from an odd, powered heatsink, to a case that takes convergence persoanlly.
Cases & Cooling reviews from around the web:
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 22, 2004 - 06:20 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Over at procooling.com, there is a member by the name of #rotor. If you are into watercooling, the name is probably familiar, and here is #rotors latest project, with plans on his website, and at procooling too.
'In the style of open source software, #rotor has produced a thriving community of "open source" shade tree machinists by making his waterblock de
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 22, 2004 - 06:57 AM | Joe White
NAB, LAS VEGAS, NV-APRIL 20, 2004-AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced the formation of the AMD64 Masters Group comprised of digital production masters from the entertainment industry. Members include Grammy Award-winning and nominated audio professionals Phil Ramone, Elliott Scheiner, Frank Filipetti, George Massenburg, Rory Kaplan, Chuck Ainlay, Fred Maher, and Robert Hill and Dan Gregoire of JAK Films, pre-visualization supervisor for Star Wars: Episode III.
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 21, 2004 - 06:46 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
We all know it gets hot inside a PC, but it isn't always easy to know exactly how hot or where exactly the hotspots are. Maybe you are just wondering if the OC you have managed means you should get a fan for your northbrige, or Hedgehogs for your VRAM. Well, how about this handy little tool, the Raytek MT4 Non-Contact Infrared Thermometre.
"For computer users heat can be anything from a minor byproduct to a brick wall that halts our overclocking plans dead, and how you deal wi
Subject: Cases and Cooling | April 19, 2004 - 04:16 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
As we head into summer, temperatures are rising, and the new hardware you bought over the winter may start heating up, unless your air conditioning is set to deep freeze. Here are a few links to get the heat away from your components, and out of the PC. Of course moving all that hot air may turn your computer area into a mini sauna. Well, here is an accessory from ThermalTake that our friends at overclockercafe reviewed. The XJOG USB Fan/Light Accessory ca