Vista SP1 RTM up to 86% faster

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Is Vista SP1 really the shot in the arm your Vista system needs? We've spent many hours strapped to our benchmarking system in a caffeine and pizza fueled haze to uncover these very interesting results....

Internet2 just got 10 times faster

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Until recently, Internet2 had a theoretical limit of 10 gigabits per second, but now, by sending data using 10 different colors of light over a single cable, operators are boosting the network's capacity to 100...

Snowflakes promise faster chips

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IBM has developed a new process called airgap that copies nature's creation of seashells and snowflakes - it enables trillions of microscopic vacuum holes to be placed between the copper wire in chips to act...

Intel says new chips will be about 45% faster

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Intel Corporation said a new line of computer processors due out later this year will greatly speed up running computer games, videos and other heavy workloads. The world's biggest microchip maker, which powers about 75%...

Nanowire Transistors Faster than Silicon

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Nanowires are made with regular crystal structures and uniform electronic properties - a level of predictability is essential for manufacturing high-performance electronics. Researchers at Harvard University have shown that nanowire transistors can be at least...

BT to launch faster broadband

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British Telecom have announced plans to quadruple current broadband speeds from March 31st by adding BT ADSL Max and Premium to their current range of services. ...

IBM Creates Chips for Faster Wireless Data

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International Business Machines Corp. on Monday said it has developed new chips for quickly transmitting data over wireless networks. The chips use a portion of the radio spectrum that can carry more data at faster...

ATI "Fudo" 520 Faster than 2 SLI'd 6800's

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DESPITE WHAT people were claiming, the G70 will score better than the 7800. The card never got the 7800 suffix based on its 3Dmark05 score and if it was number would end up significantly bigger....

Faster, More Relevant, Intuitive Search

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Search is one of most heavily trafficked sites on Microsoft.com with more than 76 million page views per month, 28 million queries per month, and 13 million unique users per month. Although 25 incremental changes...

Let debate recommence: PC faster than Mac?

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The long-time debate between PC and Mac partisans over which platform performs better reached an interesting impasse this week when long-time Apple partner Adobe published a document on its Web site supporting claims that the...

S3/Via's Columbia: faster than Radeon 9700?

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Thanks to bangbang023 for this one. "Via's graphic arm, S3, launched the Delta Chrome chip, formerly codenamed Columbia, we have tried to dig out some new information about it, and now we have...

Women Moving Onto the Web Faster Than Men

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The number of female Web surfers is growing much faster than the overall Internet population, according to a report released by Nielsen/NetRatings on Friday. The Internet research firm said the number of...

AMD to usher in faster Durons

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Today, AMD is expected to usher in a 1.1GHz Duron processor for the value segment of the PC market. The chip will match the speed of Intel's 1.1GHz Celeron, but benchmark testers have stated that...

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