PCI Express 2.0 is the newest incarnation of theÂ ”bus”, a deviceÂ by which the CPU connects to the chipset, and allows all of the PC components to talk to each other. PCI Stands for Peripheral Component Interconnect.
According to the Web site of the PCI Express Special Interest Group, also known as PCI-SIG, one of the most significant features of 2.0 is the doubling of the interconnect bit rate, which substantially kicks up bandwidth. As a result, the CPU can communicate with other components faster than before.
On Tuesday, the two entrepereneurs that founded the free online phone service company Skype announced that they would be doing it again: This time with television.
The third start up company for Janus Friis and Niklas Zennstrom is called Joost.Â Joost is billing itself as the first free global TV distribution platform.Â Theoretically intended to unite advertisers, content owners, and the general public in a sans-piracy interactive service.
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Vista is the biggest, baddest operating system on the block this year, and you can’t wait to get your hands on it.Â If you’ve been having a few reservations, here’s some food for thought: Tiger’s ten best reasons why you should switch to Vista.
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Microsoft Office is probably the most-used computer softwareÂ product in the world, with the possible exception of the Web browser. It has three main components: Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
The fourth pillar of Microsoft Office is outlook,Â which is the leading email, calendar, and contacts program used to keep track of these essential business functions.Â Because of the significant impact this suite of programs has on both business and personal computing, itâ€™s a big deal when Microsoft makes significant changes to its Office lineup.Â
What DVD-Burner can leap tall buildings in a single bound? Well, not this one. More powerful than a locomotive! Hmmmâ€¦Possibly! Faster than a speeding bullet! Well that one is in the bag. Not in the sky but in your computer. Itâ€™s the worldâ€™s fastest DVD writer â€“ Lite-Onâ€™s LH-20A1P. This is truly a kick butt DVD writer.
Â AppleTV The Next Big Thing From Apple
With Appleâ€™s new multimedia powerhouse AppleTV, there’s always something good on television. With Apple TV, you can enjoy movies, TV shows, music, and podcasts in your iTunes library, plus photos and movie trailers, on your widescreen TV â€” wirelessly, from either your Mac or PC.
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Journalists hailing from prominent PC publications, newsletters, magazines, and web-newscasts vied for their fifteen minutes of fame at the CES convention in Las Vegas. They competed in the â€œBuild Your Own PC Raceâ€, a charity event benefiting their favorite educational or other charity.
TigerDirect, an online computer and electronics retailer based out of Miami, hosted the 10th annual â€œBuild Your Own PC Raceâ€, which was held for charity. The PCs are donated to non-profit organizations, and an additional $10,000 is donated to the winnerâ€™s charity of choice. Other cash prizes are given to the 1st and 2nd runner up as well.
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