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 Saturday, 23-November-2002  13:48:41 (GMT +10) - by Agg

I think the top story of the day is about some poor guy scorching his genitals by using a laptop on his lap.. about a zillion people sent that one in. :) Info here, here and here.

Boky spotted this passionate amiga announcement. Still waiting for a product I can actually buy.

ExtremeTech have a warning about a security bug in Internet Explorer which means your hard drive can be formatted just because you visited a maliciously-coded website. Argh, nasty. I assume this patch is to address that issue and there's more info here, thanks Yaleman. Maximum Severity Rating: Critical - Recommendation: Users should apply the patch immediately. More info here, thanks IQ2HI.

Digit-Life have a KT400 Motherboard roundup.

Hooray, we're saved by Soy Sauce Man.. thanks awsum.

Seems TheInq won't be writing about Sun anymore.

Siddharth spotted this article about web browsing with Opera on your mobile phone.

Viper-Lair have a thermal compound shootout.

CDR-Info had a little review-fest, checking out the Teac CD-552E, Teac DV-516E and AOpen's EHW-4048U drives.

TweakTown examine mobile vs desktop computers for gaming.

leperMessiah notes that there's now a Unified Linux Driver from ATI, supporting their latest video chipsets.

Reviews:
Corsair XMS3500 DDR SDRAM on ExplosiveLabs.
Albatron PX845E P4 DDR motherboard on PCStats.
Samsung SymcMaster 181T LCD monitor on MonkeyReview.
Victorinox Swiss Army Cybertool knife+more on Warp2Search, thanks Nigel.
Xoxide Variable 4 Port Baybus on ASELabs.
Swiftech Pump Relay Kit v2 for watercooling on TheModFathers.
eDimensional 3D Glasses (video review) on 3DGameMan.
MSI 845PE Max2-FIR P4 DDR motherboard on PCStats.
Logitech MX series mouses on DansData.
Corsair XMS3500 Platinum DDR SDRAM on ExtremeOverclocking.
Shuttle SB51G i845GE-based P4 DDR mini-PC on HotHardware.
Tx Venus II 48x24x48 CDRW drive on Hexus.
Tocools Novasonic SocketA cooler on TechnoYard.
Sapphire Atlantis Radeon 9500 video card on Beyond3D.
Speeze 5R226B1H3 EagleStream socket cooler on 8Balls.
NVIDIA GeForceFX video chipset review on A1 Electronics.
AMD Athlon XP2400+ socketA CPU on PureOC.



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