Apple MBP 17inch overheating?

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Proud new owners of Apple's latest laptop are being plagued by possible overheating problems. The picture (below) shows what is happening to some new owners of Apple's MacBook Pro 17" model. The MacBook Pro...

MacBook Shutdown Caused by Heat Sink?

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Apple has faced temporary problems sourcing spare parts for MacBooks affected by intermittent random shutdowns. Some users have complained that their MacBooks have developed a penchant for this problem. In essence, the fault is...

Macbook Verses Dell Notebook Heat Test

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MacBooks run at a slightly higher average temperature than an similarly specified Dell Latitude D620, a set of independent tests claim. Both machines seemed to run warmer at the bottom of their chassis, observes...

Dell, AMD Rumors Heat Up Again

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Hot on the heels of Dell's quad-SLI XPS 600 Renegade introduction at CES 2006 come new rumors that Dell is stockpiling AMD processors for use in its systems later this year, possibly even in the...

GPL Could Put Heat on Microsoft

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Efforts under way to revise the popular GNU General Public License could put additional pressure on Microsoft Corp. by the time it tries to push its long-awaited Windows upgrades out the door. As eWEEK reported...

Heat Turned Up on Streaming Video Patents

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After a recent legal setback, a California company that claims its patents cover the streaming video technology used by adult Web sites is boosting efforts to collect money from a very different group of streaming...

Prescott to Dissipate 100W+ of Heat

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A Japanese web-site revealed some information about heat-dissipation of Intel Prescott processors due to come this November at $637 price-point. The chip will be extremely hot and hungry and in general this is a reason...

IBM turns up the heat on Taiwan's chip makers

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The rise of Chinese chip makers, like Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC) and Grace Semiconductor Manufacturing Corp., was expected by some observers to mark the beginning of a shift in the center of contract chip...

RIAA turns up heat on file-trading at work

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An attack on corporate use of peer-to-peer software is under way, as companies face increasing pressure from record labels and other copyright holders to stop employees from file trading. The latest salvo...

Shuttle wing lost sensors, maybe heat tiles

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As federal investigators begin to look into why the space shuttle Columbia broke apart, NASA officials said the left wing lost hydraulic sensors, lost tire pressure and then experienced intense heat before the shuttle broke...

Intel, AMD in a dead heat for cheap chips

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Both AMD and Intel proudly claim they can make chips cheaper than the other guy, but after going through the math and examining the two companies' divergent strategies, analysts conclude it's a dead heat. ...

Next-Gen Windows Rumors Heat Up

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Thanks ShOcKz1104 for posting this in the BPN on the forums. This from Wininformant: Two interesting but uncorroborated looks at future Windows versions had the rumor mills working overtime this weekend. (Thanks to Eric...

NASCAR Heat (XBox) shots.

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Sportplanet has some nice screenshots of the upcoming XBox racer, NASCAR Heat. Drop into a 200-mph traffic jam! This is NASCAR HEAT. Door-to-door racing with some of the best drivers in the world...

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