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Saturday Morning (7 Comments) (link)
 Saturday, 6-December-2003  02:42:40 (GMT +10) - by Agg

Cougies reckons these beta NVIDIA drivers fix a few bugs.. run beta stuff at your own risk of course.

Digital-Daily took a look at various desktop processors from Intel and AMD. ARP compared Intel's P4C with AMD's Barton. Meanwhile, IPKonfig examined Merrill Lynch reports about the financial situation of both companies.

Tech-Report reviewed VIA's PT880 and SiS's 655FX, both P4 motherboard chipsets.

WinHQ modded a bigger heatsink onto a Radeon 9800 Pro. Techspot decided a voltage mod was what theirs needed.

Got about 5k USD burning a hole in your pocket? Maybe a Roman glass gaming die is what you need, thanks Tee.

Tweaktown have compared Canterwood and Springdale motherboards from DFI.

Schrambo says that Japan's fastest train recently did 581 km/h. Between Sydney and Brisbane at that speed you wouldn't even get time to watch a movie! I can say this confidently, because I spent much of last weekend driving to Brisbane and back. My ride's not quite as quick as a maglev train, tho.

Beyond3D wonder what may be coming in the next major update to DirectX.

JimX spotted this really big photo.. 40,784 x 26,800 pixels.

Andrew found an effective way to make your Xbox quieter. He also sent in this NVIDIA contest which is only open to North American people.. just as well, coz reading that page makes me want to rip my eyeballs out.

Lots of people sent this story in. I'm not sure why. Maybe they're hoping for an Australian distro to pick it up. :)

Joe noticed you can win an AmigaONE XE G4 motherboard by playing a game called FreeCiv, similar to Civilisation.

Dan has more letters.. no, wait! Not letters! This time, it's a huge tutorial on taking digital photos. Something I should probably read, seeing as I do quite a lot of digital photography, as well as quite a lot of shouting at my camera.

There's a LAN in Cannington, WA, on the 13th/14th Dec.

Interesting Forum Threads:
Cheap Projectors? in Audio Visual.
Phase change water chiller (pics) in Extreme Cooling.
Banzai's Cube Case Mod in Modding & Electronics.
Forgot to backup one important folder :( in Storage and Backup.
2GB Fibre Channel SAN Benchmarks (pics) in Storage and Backup.

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