This has to be one of the most highly decked out laptops that's out there. Not only does it have the Dual Core AMD processor, it also has two 100GB hard drives, a DVD burner, 17" screen, and a 256MB video card.
Archives for December, 2005
Now, instead of carrying around maps on a piece of paper or trying to view them on your phone, you can store them on your iPod Photo! Yahoo recently released this service to compete with the overwhelming popularity Google has been receiving from their mapping services.
Toshiba Satellite S1063 Notebook - Celeron M370 1.5Ghz processor 256MB RAM 40GB Hard Drive CD-RW/DVD Combo XP Home Edition Wireless B/G 15? TruBrite Screen $449 shipped without any rebates. There is tax in AA, CA, CT, DC, FL, HI, KS, LA, MA, MD, MS, NC, NE, RI, SD, TN, WI.
That's right, if you haven't heard already Intel will be changing their logo after countless years of the "Intel Inside". It will be interesting to see how they design the logo's for each specific processor, because I wouldn't think that they are just going to use a general Intel logo for all of them. Guess we will soon see at CES in less than a week!
If you aren't going to be able to be by a television to watch the ball drop into the New Year, then hopefully you will be somewhere with an Internet connection. MSN has decided to provide a live feed from Times Square in New York starting at 7:00 PM Eastern time.
Anyone that has been following the Xbox 360 system knows about two things: the heat issue and the scratching issue. It looks as though another solution to the heat issue may be in the making. CoolIT Systems has announced that they will be releasing a liquid-cooled Xbox 360 system.
A new utility released by Microsoft now allows users to take an ISO image and mount it to a virtual CD-ROM. There are other free utilities that can do the same sort of thing, but it is nice to see that Microsoft has finally stepped up to meet the needs of the users. It is called Virtual CD-ROM Control Panel v184.108.40.206 and it only works with ISO images, so it does not work with any BIN or CUE files.
TechSpot is back at it with another Windows XP Tweaking guide to help maximize your system's performance. After awhile your computer will feel like it is not as fast as it used to be, but this should help regain some of that loss.
ActiveWin has recently posted some 64-bit images of the new December CTP of Microsoft Windows Vista 5270. The screenshots that they have put up are of the Media Center view as pictured above. The only current torrent that has been released is the 32-bit and can be found here.
If you are as excited about many people about the recent release of the Xbox 360 then you might be happy to hear that it will be put into a concept vehicle from Nissan. Of course, since it is a concept car then it will not be available for consumers like us to purchase.
Yes, Engadget is finishing the task that they started -- building your iPod into your Xbox 360. It is hard to imagine that there are people already hacking away at the Xbox 360, because if it gets screwed up you might not be able to get your hands on another right away.
Are you looking to start your own web site? Well, Yahoo Small Business has .com, ,net, .org, .biz, .info, .us domains on sale for $2.99/year and you can register the domain up to 5 years. Also, you can receive 25% off their monthly web hosting price for 3 months. Free setup is also included with this deal.
AOL has released a beta version of a toolbar for Firefox. I am not a huge fan of AOL and currently only use the Google toolbar (which is beyond useful). However, I do know that there are AOL fans out there so you might want to check out this OFFICIAL AOL Toolbar for Firefox!
Are you wondering how your computer stacks up to others? Well, now Windows Vista 5270 will tell you. With a revamped System Properties it will tell you how each primary component ranks: Processor, RAM, Hard Disk, Graphics, and Gaming Graphics.
Have you always wanted to add more to your Google Personalized Home Page, like a better bookmark system? Well, now you can thanks to a site to centralize all the modules that people make for the Google Home Page.
The mod chips will soon be on their way with the new Xbox 360 being released over a month already. When the system was originally released the 'hackers' said that it would take from 2 to 3 months, but rumors say that it could be done in as little as a few more weeks.
PCWorld has released what they believe to be the 50 best gadgets throughout the decades. They range from 1954 all the way to 2004! Some of them are pretty obvious, while others you will wonder what they are.