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  • Albatron LGA Mobo

    From PCStats comes yet another review.  This time around they have the LGA775 Motherboard from Albatron on the bench - namely the Mars PX915G Pro.  This board has some nifty features that is likely to turn some heads.  Also, this board...
  • ASUS V9999 Gamer Ed.

    PCStats also gets a little GPU action in late last week with their review of the kickin' card by ASUS.  This card is based on the GeForce 6800 - not the GT or Ultra, just the plain jane 6800.  Head on over and see if this card has enough bang fo...
  • Albatron PCI-Express

    Bjorn3D takes a turn and plays some games on the mid-range Albatron GeForce PCX5750.  This card is based on the GeForce FX 5700, and runs some decent fps on last years games.  If you've blown you wad on a new motherboard, this may be the card yo...
  • Downtime & Such

    It seems as though we had a bit of downtime last night.  I'm going to talk to my hosting company and try to find out why.  If you know of a good, reliable hosting company that has 1GB storage, 50+GB bandwidth, unlimited email, sql, and allows 1 ...
  • UT2004 Editor's Choice Edition Bonus Pack

    If you're a fan of UT2004, you'll want to head on over and snag the latest Bonus Pack.  This pack includes 6 new characters, three new vehicles, and four new Onslaught maps.  You will have to have your game patched to 3323 to use this bonus pack...
  • Logitech Cordless Desktop For Bluetooth

    I'm a fan of the Logitech Cordless Desktop MX.  It's the one that comes with the MX700.  Today, TheTechZone posts up a review of the big brother to the MX, with the bluetooth version.  This package includes bluetooth keyboard, bluetooth mou...
  • Dual Opteron SFF Preview

    This morning Hexus has also posted up a preview of an upcoming Dual Opteron SFF system from IWill.  This unit is called the ZMAXdp, and looks to be an incredible machine.  This little unit could power one of the highest performing workstations a...
  • GALAXY Glacier GeForce 6800

    Hexus takes a look a graphics card from a company I've never heard of before - GALAXY.  They've been around for a while, but are new to the nVidia scene.  This card has a newer style, two-slot, quiet HSF on it, which is similar to the one found ...
  • PowerColor 9800 Platinum Edition

    In the quest for confusion, Power Color has released a card labeled the 9800 Platinum Edition.  One would think that this card, like the X800XT Platinum Edition, would be a beefed up card with higher clock rates than the standard 9800 Pro.  Well...
  • High Speed In Rural Alberta

    It's official, Wireless broadband has reached Vulcan County.  WildRoseNetworks, along with the Dallmann Computers have set me up with a broadband connection.  After working out a few bugs late last night, I'm able to download at a speedy 170-200...
  • NoteBook Cooling

    Adrian himself breaks out the thermometers and pulls off a review of the Jetart Xcool NP4000 Portable Notebook Cooler over at Adrian's Rojak Pot.  As notebooks get faster, they do generate a bunch more heat, and the best way to get rid of it is with ...
  • Crash Recovery & BSOD

    PCStats takes a look at fixing those computers that keep on crashing and showing off the dreaded "Blue Screen Of Death."  Since running Windows 2000 and XP, these have been a lot less frequent, but it can still happen.  Take heed if you've ever ...
  • Crucial Dream Machine Giveaway

    You've only got one week left to enter to win the Crucial Ballistix Dream Machine.  This is one sweet modded rig that packs more smokin' hardware than most computer shops have in stock.  If you're an American and you want to win this rig, have a...
  • Thermaltake SilverRiver Drive Enclosure

    An external, portable hard drive is one of the handiest things know to computer users.  I have a drive in an enclosure that I take to service calls to do backups.  Very slick for sure.  Today, Overclocker Cafe takes a look at the new USB2.0...
  • ABIT AA8 DuraMAX

    Bjorn3D has the Cadilac of LGA775 mainboards on the bench today.  This board is based on the highest performing Intel chipset available and has enough features to keep you satisfied for at least a month.  If you're looking to upgrade your RAM, C...
  • HIS 9550 128MB ViVo

    Tech-Mods takes a look at a mid to low end card from ATi that has ViVo funtions.  They have the 128-bit memory version on the bench and run one benchmark and talk about it's video capturing capabilities.  A bit on the lean side, but it's yours o...
  • Catalyst AI

    Beyond3D takes a look at a new feature of the Catalyst drivers - Catalyst AI.  This is a new feature that ATi is bringing around with the upcoming Catalyst 4.10 drivers.  This feature is used to control and adjust ATi's filtering optimizations.&...
  • Wicked Awesome Digital SLR

    Just when you though you had a pretty nifty 5MP camera, you read a story like this.  It seems as though Canon has released their EOS-1Ds Mark II digital SLR camera which packs a whopping 16.7 megapixel ccd.  This camera is not for the average us...
  • DVD+R Dual Layer In Canada!

    If you've got one of the nifty new Dual-Layer capable DVDRW drives, you'll be happy to know that DVD+R DL (DVD+9) media is now available in Canada at Blankmedia.  These guys have really good prices on a wide selection of media.  Take a look and ...
  • Newer, Slimmer and much Cooler Playstation 2

    Sony has announced that they will be releasing a new version of the Playstation 2. Here is a link with some more info and specs of the new PS2. While inheriting the basic functions and design philosophy of the current PlayStation 2 (SCPH-50000), the in...