Per the Inquirer, the folks at Akiba PC Pricewatch have found the Intel 570J for sale in Japan. The processor will run at 3.80GHz, utilizing a 800MHz FSB (QDR) and a 1MB cache. This will Continue reading “Intel’s last Prescott P4, the 570J released today.”.
Since Valve and Vivendi have been in a legal tiff over the release of Half Life 2, it seems copies sold this past Tuesday may still be awaiting server authentication. As Charlie Demerjian of the Continue reading “Half Life 2 owners awaiting server activation”.
Although ATI won’t say that this is the “special” driver for Half Life 2 we can say that it is and it has been released this afternoon!! It’s officially known as the Beta 4.12 driver Continue reading “ATI CATALYST 4.12 Beta Released!”.
Several Dell desktop models introduced in the third quarter of this year may have defective heat pipe thermal modules, which may cause the systems to run noisy or even shutdown, according to sources at Taiwan Continue reading “Dell desktops may have defective thermal modules”.
PCPower&Cooling will be introducing two new PSU’s for 1st Quarter next year. The 700ETX, and 850ETX are designed primarily for dual video, dual processor environments. The latter will be introduced early in the 1st Quarter, Continue reading “PCPower&Cooling Introduces ETX PSU’s for 1st QTR”.
“MICROSOFT HAS started implementing features in upgrades to Windows XP which specifically prevent users of pirated keys from upgrading parts of the operating system.” The Inquirer
“MEDIA CENTER PCs may promise yet another computing utopia but they are nothing more than a self-replicating virus that will wipe out a cherished way of life. You won’t see it in the marketing brochures Continue reading “Media Center PCs: The End is Nigh”.
“Microsoft still isn’t ready to talk publicly about Office 12, its next major release of its information-worker family of products. But the company is briefing selected partners and customers about the forthcoming family of Office Continue reading “MS Office 12’s Secrets Begin to Trickle Out”.
I’ll believe it when I see it. “PEOPLE GETTING THEIR hopes up for an early release of Windows XP for 64 bit chips can relax a bit longer, they’ll probably not be surprised to learn. Continue reading “Microsoft Windows XP64 still slated for end Q1 2005”.
Legit Reader Dale has just tested the instructions listed in our latest Modding Review: Single Layer to Dual Layer. The only difference being that he tested them with the Lite-On 812s Single Layer Burner. We Continue reading “FollowUp: More Single Layer to Dual Layer Modding”.
“MESSAGE LABS said it has intercepted emails which auto-capture bank details when they’re opened. It says it interecepted several emails at the end of October targeting three Brazilian banks, but the technique may be used Continue reading “Firm claims auto-phishing emails discovered”.