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Windows 7 “XP Mode” Mistake

Recently Microsoft had announced a big feature of Windows 7, “XP Mode” as most call it. This allows people to install all their favorite XP software that won’t run in Vista or 7 in a XP virtual pc. Or at … Continue reading

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AMD new Phenom chip overclocks to 6Ghz

AMD’s new 45nm processor the Phenom II looks to be set to take the on Intel again. While being demoed for the press they were able to overclock the quad-core processor to 5Ghz using dry ice. . . Continue reading

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AMD releases “TeraFLOP in a Box”

AMD just released this press release, stating that they now have a single machine capable of hitting the teraflop range of calculations. The machine has an Opteron dual-core processor and two next-generation AMD R600 “Stream Processors”(GPUs). ZDnet has an article … Continue reading

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New work computer

I just got to order a new pc for myself at work. Although it was a Dell (state contract with Dell for K-12 education) it has a Pentium Core 2 3.0Ghz with a gig of ram and a nice 19 … Continue reading

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New Gaming Machine

I know it’s been a while since I last posted but things got a little hectic when the school I work for started back. Now I’m gathering pieces for a new gaming machine. So far I’ve got the case (Antec … Continue reading

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