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Archive for March 3rd, 2021

AMD spent $30 million a year on sponsorship

Days after dropping their Ferrari F1 sponsorship, Fudzilla have learned that AMD were spending a combined $30 million a year on Nascar and F1.

MSI’s P45 motherboards detailed

Not to be outdone by Gigabyte and Asus (who have warmed to the P45 chipset rather quickly), details of MSI’s P45 line-up have emerged.

GeForce 9800 GT’s clock speeds revealed

VR-Zone have learned what the 9800 GT's clock speeds will be, and how to determine the 55nm version from the rest.

Intel’s P45 has CrossFire issues, apparently

While this should be taken as a pinch of salt, Intel's upcoming P45 chipset apparently has some CrossFire issues when using Catalyst 8.4.

Hybrid SLI drivers are a rare breed

ExtremeTech have shed some light on the current Hybrid SLI situation, and the difficulties involved in creating supporting drivers.

Sun announce new AMD equipped servers

Sun has announced the availability of its Sun Fire and Sun Blade systems powered by Quad-Core AMD Opteron processors.

MSI to target desktop Eee PC, also

MSI will also target the upcoming desktop Eee PC, which was pictured yesterday. Micro Star's rival can be seen here.

G.Skill enter solid-state drive market

G.Skill has decided to jump into the solid-state drive market announcing various 32GB and 64GB 2.5-inch drives.

GTA IV busts two Guinness World Records

The Guinness World Records committee has announced that GTAIV has set two new records related to the first 24 hour's sales and revenue.

Codemaster’s release Race Driver: Grid demo

Codemasters has released the demo for its latest driving simulator, Race Driver: Grid, which supports up to 12 players.

Google begin blurring faces on Street View

After endless privacy criticism, Google has begun blurring people's faces caught by the Street View cameras.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl dated down under

Australian readers who have been patiently waiting for Super Smash Bros. Brawl will be pleased to know that June 26th is the release date.

AMD’s RV770 will clock over 1GHz, on air

AMD's upcoming RV770 core will apparently be capable of surpassing 1GHz clock speeds on air cooling.

Nvidia release Forceware 175.16 drivers

Nvidia has finally released new drivers for its older GeForce 6, 7, and 8 series. Expect the usual amount of performance improvements and bug-fixes.

Office 2008’s first service-pack released

Microsoft has released the first service pack for Office 2008 (a Mac exclusive release). Office 2007's first service pack will arrive "mid-June".

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