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One Finanacial Fact . . .

AMD lost another six hundred million dollars last quarter. The specific numbers were a little better than the previous, but that’s like saying disastrous is better than catastrophic. What’s the problem? If you crunched all the financial data and variables Read More

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Dell OC Woes

SUMMARY: Has Overclocking jumped the shark? This interesting bit of news caught my eye – Dell was selling and overclocked, water cooled PC for US$5,939, the Dell XPS 720 H2C. The CPU was Intel’s QX6800 Extreme Edition CPU overclocked to Read More

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What A Stupid Story! . . .

I refer, of course, to this one. This story is so clueless; it’s D-U-M, dumb. Let’s start with a quote: “Intel is widely expected July 22 to cut prices on its three desktop quad-core processors and July 29 to its Read More

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Penguin Pain . . .

I had a problem the other day. I have a not-too-close relative whom I’ll call Slacker, since it fits much better than his real one. Slacker likes to play a few games on his PC. Nothing wrong with that, but Read More

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Another Golden Oldie! . . .

Yesterday, I spoke about AMD’s well, less-than-current benchmarking. Little did I know that I would find another fine example of this today. Take a look here. The page is entitled “AMD Turion ™ 64 X2 Dual-Core Mobile Technology Competitive Comparison.” Read More