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 Tuesday, 20-August-2002  23:08:34 (GMT +10) - by Darkness'

Apparently Visiontek may not be closing according to this update. Thanks csbalkwill.

Looking for a new burner? Or maybe just to get one, check out this 40x burner roundup. To think my old 4x cdrom was considered fast. Yeesh.

There is also a 5 way A7v333 shoot-out. "Albatron KX-400+, Asus A7V-333, Chaintech Apogee, Epox 8K3A+ and Soltek DRV5"

The wait for 333Mhz bus' may soon be over. "The shift of AMD Athlon XP processors to 333MHz bus is more than possible, this is what the core logic makers say."

There is a preview up of an Trident's XP4 Benchmark. "promising 80% of the performance of a GeForce4 Ti 4600 at a price tag under $99. "

Dan has reviewed some silly looking speakers. They are well, silly looking. He also spent some time working out how much power an office of NT machines uses.

Win some water cooling gear here. Check the details and fine print as usual.

Apparently, nForce powers the Compaq D315 business PC. "By combining the NVIDIA nForce(TM) Platform Processing Architecture with an AMD Athlon(TM) XP processor, the Compaq D315 Business PC provides outstanding performance, reliability and scalability at a great price."

It's that time of the month again. Yup, you guessed it. The August cook off! *smirks* This month it's Cakes and Pies! 10 days left for submissions too!

There is a guide up on how to make your Windows OS more secure.

Iso sent a neat little flash game. Well made too. It's got nothing on that egg game though. :)

Via claims big mobo wins for KT 400. A list of mobo makers as long as your arm are supporting the Via KT400 chipset, the firm said today.

Interesting Forum Threads :
Sydney Movie Night
Listing of Active Computer packages available to consumers
An upcoming gig in Sydney showcasing some incredible music talent
DOOM3 and OPEN GL
Default 3d mark scores
Best Det's for GF3's
Poll : What will the NV30 be called?
Homebrew: discussion, tips, and tricks on brewing your own beer

Reviews :
The Compaq Fingerprint Identification Unit
The Ratpad
NetCaptor 7.0.1.. All from CyberKenpo
ChiefTec Silver Server ATX Case Review @ The Tech Zone
Albatron Geforce4 Ti4400 Review @ Hardware Avenue
ThermalRight SLK-800 @ OCIA
Cooler Master Rounded Aluminum Cables and Aluminum Mouse Pad @ ViperLair
Alpha Novatech PAL8942 Socket 478 Heatsink Review @ frostytech
MSI G4Ti4200-VTP64 graphics card @ HWZ
Vantec 420w 'Stealth' Aluminum Power Supply Review from clubOC
Belkin Regulator ProT Gold Series UPS @ jsihardware
Pioneer DVR-A04 DVD-RW drive @ Ars
Condor Mid Tower ATX Case Review from ClubOC
Sound Logic MP3 Player review @ EXHardware
3Ware Escalade 8500-4 Serial ATA/150 RAID Controller at exhardware
The Shuttle SS51G XPC Mini PC Reviewed at HotHardware
ChiefTec Silver Server ATX Case Review @ The Tech Zone



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