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Monday, April 03, 2006
links for 2006-04-02
"Computers are never fast enough." That used to be the mantra of computer users everywhere. Then, CPU manufacturers hit the 1GHz barrier and, for most users, it stopped being true. Unless you are playing the latest games, performing scientific computation
MARCH 31, 2006 (PC WORLD) - The reorientation of hard drives has begun: The first drives to use perpendicular magnetic recording (PMR) technology to pack more data into less space are out. And our tests reveal that they not only boost storage capacity but