A few days ago Alienware announced that you would be able to buy a barebones Alienware PC for $400 to make your own Alienware PC. This offer will be for a limited time only but for the $400 you will get the classic P2 Alienware chassis in either silver or black, complete with an electric-blue […]
Think Secret is saying that Apple may be releasing new iMacs at WWDC or very shortly afterward. The new iMacs will have a brushed metal casing and use the Santa Rosa chipset. Apple will also drop the 17″ version and lower the prices of the 20″ and 24″ models. AppleInsider however says that it is […]
HP will soon be offering a single drive option for HD-DVD and Blu-Ray needs in upcoming desktops. Giving customers the ability to burn and read CD’s, DVD’s, and Blu-Ray discs. Strangely the drive will only read HD-DVDs and not write to them. May 9th is the date (according to CNet) when they will begin selling […]
I hate calling for technical support because this is almost always how it goes. The people you talk to don’t have any answers and yet still talk to you like you’re an idiot. “There is nothing unusual about this tech support call. Thousands just like it happen every day. Perhaps you can relate…“ [via TechEBlog
JPC is a Java based x86 emulator. It is emulating a regular ol’ x86 based PC. The demo on their site shows it running unmodified DOS. This just goes to show you what you can do with DOS. You can head over to the Project page and run some games under the emulator within their […]
I’ve talked about shutdown day before and I think its a good idea. I’m just reminding all of you that it is tomorrow and I know I’ll be at least trying to go the 24 hours. I’m still not sure if I’ll be able to but I plan on spending the day listening to podcasts […]
The Commodore will open its doors for shoppers in mid April. The computers look amazing. I am not going to buy one though because I like buiding my own, but I wouldn’t mind getting one of the cases for those PCs. Head on over and check out the computers here.
shutdownday.com is a website devoted to helping you answer one question, Can you survive for 24 hours without your computer? “It is obvious that people would find life extremely difficult without computers, maybe even impossible. If they disappeared for just one day, would we be able to cope? Be a part of one of the […]
It’s amazing that it has come to this, this new power supply by Thermaltake has the highest output of any power supply so far. In our quest for faster and faster computers they are using more and more power but this seems to be a bit much. This is not for the regular joe though, […]
Doesn’t work as well as they say I guess. I haven’t had a chance to try it out but I’ve heard its pretty good. This video shows otherwise.
IBM has deviced a way to double the speed of microprocessors, well kinda, the way it works is it reduces the memory bottleneck. IBM said that they were able to take DRAM up to speed with SRAM (which is much faster). What is good about this is that SRAM takes up much more space than […]
SmugBlog has a post talking about how Macs show this color differently than PC’s do. It has some interesting examples that show that Safari will show this pictures slightly differently, even on the same web page.