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Pipelines and Prescotts

Prescott will be introduced within ten days. A lot of disquieting things are being said about it, presumably by those who are actually playing with the beast a little in advance. In a nutshell, what these statements boil down to Read More

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Memory and More

The Price of DDR-II . . . Digitimes reports that the initial price on DDR-II will be double that of regular DDR. That would mean that 1Gb of RAM in a socket T Prescott system with DDR2 will cost at Read More

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Prescotts I and II

Two Products In One Intel ought to have two product introductions within the next three months. They’ll introduce Prescott in February, then they’ll introduce Prescott in April. No, unfortunately, I’m not repeating myself. We’re supposed to see a Prescott for Read More

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Surge Suppressors

SUMMARY: Surge suppressors can turn into unprotected power strips, and you’ll never know it. I was talking with Brett, my EE pal, and somehow we got to surge protectors. Brett casually says something like “…and of course you know that Read More