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 Monday, 7-October-2002  03:16:17 (GMT +10) - by Agg

Mr-Tweak sent in this train to play games auction on eBay.. A day of instruction in the finer points of computer gaming by the #1 ranked player in the world, Johnathan 'Fatality' Wendel, conducted at the bidder's choice of location.

Rogue spotted this Ikea Breadbox PC.. nice.

Check your email security with this test, thanks Boky.

The music industry continues to chase down illegal music traders.. trying to get an ISP to identify a subscriber accused of illegally trading copyrighted songs, thanks Jack.

TechWareLabs have a shootout of integrated video motherboards.

Here's a list of the top 20 security risks and what to do about them for Windows and Unix, thanks Mike.

From Chee: The latest dets 40.72 beta was released on the 3rd of october.

From Vindaloo, about Racer: It's a cool open source game for Windows, Linux, Mac (sorta) and IRIX. Only several megs big, Racer is an car game that tries to fully simulate real world physics. Very buggy and still in pre-release development but you can download new cars and tracks, and it's a great timewaster.

From Driver: The German based Chaos Computer Club is at it again with another installation of their Project Blinkenlights display, where by they utilise the side of a building as a huge interactive computer controlled dot-matrix display. This time it's in Paris with a larger 20 story by 26 window matrix including greyscale support.

enfz noticed that Kevin Mitnick's laptop is up for auction.

Interesting project on SystemCooling.. a clear case with fish (not real fish unfortunately.)

Edj sent word of new faster memory from ATI, for use on video cards.

Tweaktown have an AMD overclocking guide.

Digit-Life have a roundup of professional video cards.

Bern notes this interview with the creator of the Slackware Linux distro.

From James: This was in slashdot this morning - two 1.5million USD Sun servers case modded... but only slightly :) Sun product info here. Looks great. :)

Reviews:
Imation FlashGo! flash memory reader/writer on Bjorn3D.
CoolCases Santa Fe case (video review) on 3DGameMan.
Sharp LL-T1820 LCD monitor on G3D.
Zalman CNPS6000-Cu cooler on ByteSector.
Swiftech MCX462-U cooler on Bit-Tech.
Vantec CopperX CCK-7025 P4 cooler on ViperLair.
CoolerMaster HSC-V62 Thermal Sensing Cooler on 3DXtreme.
Swiftech MCW462-UHT waterblock/peltier on XtremeSystems.
Thermaltake G4-VGA cooler on OCHardware.
Corsair XMS3200 DDR400 SDRAM on Xbit.
Thermaltake Xaser II 5000 case on TobiTech.
Directron Sound Card Controlled CCFL case lighting on Virtual-Hideout.
Procase/Morex Cubid 2677R mini-iTX case on TheHardWire.



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