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Apple to fix Macbook Pro computers that have a faulty NVIDIA chip

10/10/2008, Apple put the word out that it will fix Macbook Pros with a faulty NVIDIA chip for free, although customers should expect the operation to take a few days (our guess). An investigation by Apple found that some GeForce 8600 GT GPU were defective. Scrambled...

Compaq Presario CQ70 Shows Up

10/09/2008, The Compaq Presario line often touts entry level and mid-range specifications when it comes to notebooks, and with the Presario CQ70, nothing much has changed in this aspect. A Circuit City webstore listing has the following nitty gritty on this 17″...

LG Privacy Filter Technology

10/09/2008, LG will soon offer the option of including their Privacy Filter Technology for a mere €50, letting you have peace of mind that a pesky passenger beside you on a long haul flight won’t be able to get a glimpse of what you’re doing on the...

Sprint, Intel WiMax party in Baltimore – WiMax quick facts

10/08/2008, Sprint’s Xohm 4G network (built on WiMax) was just celebrated in Baltimore and the event has been followed by a hail of WiMax laptops announcements (Acer, Lenovo… ) Quick facts WiMax performs almost twice as fast as EVDO in top download speed....

Toshiba Satellite U405 Takes The WiMAX Route

10/08/2008, Toshiba has no intention of missing the WiMAX bandwagon with their new Satellite U405-ST550W that will rock forward with Sprint’s high-speed XOHM WiMAX network. Inside this 13.3″ notebook you will find an Intel Centrino 2 chipset as well as...

Samsung S1, S2 Portable Hard Drives

10/07/2008, Samsung has released a couple of portable hard drives in Korea known as the S1 and S2, where the former holds a 1.8″ hard drive while the S2 is able to accommodate larger 2.5″ models. Both of them will come in piano black, wine red, snow white...

Sony VAIO JS Priced

10/07/2008, Is Sony trying to take on Apple by releasing its new VAIO JS styled after Apple’s computers? Perhaps, but the pricing is almost the equivalent of the 20″ iMacs and will come in two models – the VAIO JS190 and the VAIO JS130 which will...

LaCie 5big launched: 7.5TB network attached storage appliance

10/07/2008, As its name indicates, the LaCie 5big can receive up to five 3.5″ drives to reach a total capacity of 7.5TB (5×1.5). It can be configured in seven different RAID modes, among them RAID5 and RAID6. Most people will use a half the capacity for...

Stash Your USB Flash Drive Away Discreetly

10/06/2008, Here’s an ingenious method to store your USB flash drive in a discreet area with very little chance of anyone finding out – you will need a standard phone jack and a USB flash drive to concoct this strange alliance, where a pin and wire is...

Sharkoon QuickPort Duo Dock

10/06/2008, Sharkoon’s QuickPort Duo docking station allows you to hook up either a 2.5″ or 3.5″ SATA hard drive to a computer with relative ease sans a permanent installation procedure. With two hard drive slots available, the QuickPort Duo is able...

External Hard Drive With SMB3 On It

10/06/2008, Guess necessity really is the mother of all invention, and this external hard drive with Super Mario Bros. 3 on the outside is clearly a winner in my (videogaming) books. Etsy seller NES Box was disappointed with the latest purchase of an external drive...