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#966| source: Matrox by maximum3d on Sat Oct 26 2002 
Matrox Graphics announces new Parhelia 256MB graphics card
Matrox Graphics today announced the new Parhelia 256MB graphics board designed for the most demanding 3D workstation users in the AEC, DCC, MCAD and GIS markets. At an ESP of US $599, an unprecedented price for this memory configuration on a graphics accelerator, the Parhelia 256MB provides the ultimate in productivity and reliability, award-winning image quality and cutting-edge workstation features.
#965| source: vnunet by maximum3d on Sat Oct 26 2002 
Domino effect creates smallest chip
Here is another another write up on IBM's latest molecule chip.
#964| source: c|net by maximum3d on Sat Oct 26 2002 
It's Linux for IBM supercomputer project
IBM's $100 million Blue Gene program is directed at creating, by late 2005 or early 2006, a new family of supercomputers that will be able to perform a quadrillion calculations per second (one petaflop). Blue Gene/L, the first member of the family, will contain 65,000 processors and 16 trillion bytes of memory. Due in 2004 or 2005, the system will be able to perform 200 trillion calculations per second. Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory will use the system for performing nuclear weapons simulations.
#963| source: c|net by maximum3d on Sat Oct 26 2002 
PowerBook's new PC rival designed by Porsche
The VPR Matrix 200A5 is the third notebook Best Buy has created, and it's the best. It's also the first Windows notebook with a wide-aspect, 15.2-inch LCD with a 1,280x854 native resolution and a remarkable, high-fidelity digital audio system. The $2,399 system also includes a 2GHz Pentium 4-M, 512MB of DDR SDRAM, a 40GB hard drive, a combo CD-RW/DVD drive, and integrated 802.11b wireless networking. It all comes in an eye-catching, silver-magnesium case that weighs 6.4 pounds and measures 13.9 inches wide, 10 inches deep, and 1.2 inches thick.
#962| source: www.aceshardware.com by crossbow on Fri Oct 25 2002 
ATI Is Seeing Double
Double DDR that is. DDR-II to be exact. But then of course I couldn't come up with an interesting title for that, so this is what you get. The question is...what is nvidia doing!!!! Where's our #1 super happy fun ultra elite accelerators!
#961| source: www.tech-report.com by crossbow on Fri Oct 25 2002 
3dlabs Releases the Wildcat4
Lots of PR, Lots of Graphics, and Lots of Graphs.

And no mention whatsoever of price. I hope these are early driver scores, because 3% performance difference isn't going to make up for a hefty price tag...especially when this is competing against nvidia's previous gen products.
#960| source: www.hardocp.com by crossbow on Fri Oct 25 2002 
SMT P4's On the Way!
According to Kyle, "Aka the man", looks like Oem's are starting to field the 3.08 SMT P4's. This of course means we should probably be seeing them in a few weeks, possibly around the second week of nov.

#959| source: www.hardocp.com by crossbow on Fri Oct 25 2002 
This Mouse Trap Works!
Logitech's new MX700 Mouse. If this thing isn't cool, I'm not a computer geek.

#958| source: www.hardocp.com by crossbow on Fri Oct 25 2002 
IBM Proves Size Matters
How small is small? About 190 billion chips in the space a pencil eraser takes up? Go IBM!
#957| source: `www.hardocp.com` by crossbow on Fri Oct 25 2002 
3.5 Inches and Still Pleasing
Ah the 3.5 form factor. Who would have ever though we'd be fitting 200 gigs into such a small amount of space. Storage review knows and tells all about the new WD2000JB 200 gig ATA-133 HD...Always remember that looks can be decieving.

 
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