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Monday Afternoon #2 (6 Comments) (link)
 Monday, 16-October-2006  16:28:05 (GMT +10) - by aftahours

Yet another RIAA blunder where they have dropped the Wilke case in Chicago.

IGN have the results posted of their Best games of all time survey, listing the top 100 games.

Speaking of game reviews, Gameshadow want you to look at the videos, play some demos and cast your vote for your favourite game in each catergory here.

Anandtech have posted their Intel Core 2 Chipset Power Consumption Shootout. Full article here.

Firing squad have a look at current day PCI Express performance here. What we’ve set out to do with this article is to take an updated look at PCI Express performance with newer titles than what we initially used a few years ago, since PCI Express first debuted in 2004 we’ve seen more shader-intensive titles like F.E.A.R. be introduced, as well as more demanding benchmarks like 3DMark 06.

Interesting read here about online communication replacing the mailbox. Like the phone booth before it, the blue street-corner mailbox is rapidly becoming a casualty of the digital age. As more people send e-mails and pay bills online, the decline in first-class mail is forcing the U.S. Postal Service to remove tens of thousands of underused mailboxes from city streets.

DailyTech chat with the VooDooPC about their recent aquisition by HP.

And finally on the spam front, BT is implementing what it says is world’s first fully-automated ‘spam buster’ system designed to detect and block professional spammers and ‘botnet’-infected customers using the BT broadband network. Full read here, on IT Wire.

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