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The pool wants you!
— 9:52 AM on November 25, 2009

As Chicago said back in 1970, does anybody really know what time it is?...

Type: Blog post Tags: Internet Linux-Unix Networking

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VisionTek to sell Killer Xeno network cards
— 1:39 PM on October 21, 2009

Bigfoot introduced its second-generation gaming network card, the Killer Xeno, almost exactly seven months ago. While Bigfoot scored distribution deals with vendors of pre-built...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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GlobalFoundries to make 40nm products for STMicro
— 10:34 AM on July 29, 2009

Things are moving along for GlobalFoundries. Within days of breaking ground for its new fab in New York State, the foundry firm has...

Type: News story Tags: Networking Personal tech

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Pirate site preps cheap VPN service to cloak users
— 2:01 PM on March 26, 2009

The battle between content publishers and online pirates will soon reach a new level in Sweden. The country, long known for harboring infamous BitTorrent site...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking Copyright

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Killer Xeno has PCIe interface, starts at $130
— 7:01 AM on March 23, 2009

When we interviewed Bigfoot Networks CEO Michael Howse in January, we learned that the company was readying a new version of its gaming network...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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What's next for Bigfoot? New CEO Michael Howse speaks out
— 1:59 PM on January 30, 2009

We haven't heard much from Bigfoot Networks since we reviewed the firm's Killer...

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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Researcher cracks WPA Wi-Fi encryption in 15 minutes
— 4:24 PM on November 6, 2008

Folks breaking into WEP-encrypted Wi-Fi networks has become a fact of life. That's why most knowledgeable users rely on WPA or WPA2 encryption systems instead....

Type: News story Tags: Networking

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GPGPU software lets hackers break into Wi-Fi networks
— 1:38 PM on October 13, 2008

You've heard the pitch by now: general-purpose computing on GPUs is the future, and both AMD and Nvidia graphics processors can deliver massive performance increases...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Networking

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Xohm WiMax debuts in Baltimore
— 5:07 PM on September 29, 2008

At last. Conforming to the schedule it announced in June, Sprint Nextel has...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking

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Third-gen Intel vPro Technology debuts
— 1:41 PM on September 22, 2008

During a "virtual event" on its website this afternoon, Intel unwrapped its third-generation vPro Technology. If you've been keeping track, you'll know Intel

Type: News story Tags: Systems Networking

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Killer NICs find their way into Dell gaming PCs
— 11:25 AM on September 18, 2008

Remember Bigfoot's Killer NIC? Bigfoot Networks introduced this network card last year, promising to dramatically shrink latencies in games. The card essentially works to speed...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Networking

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Analysts have low expectations for WiMAX
— 10:21 AM on June 23, 2008

Sprint announced plans last week to begin consumer WiMAX wireless broadband trials in Baltimore, Chicago, and Washington, D.C. later this year. However, a Frost...

Type: News story Tags: Networking Personal tech

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Sprint's WiMAX to debut this fall
— 12:20 PM on June 19, 2008

After a few false starts, Sprint finally plans to begin consumer trials of its WiMAX networks this fall, according to a report by Telephony...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking

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Where are we going from here?
— 7:40 PM on May 11, 2008

How can we make voice communications available to rural communities in mountainous regions of the developing world? I have been searching out answers to this...

Type: Blog post Tags: Miscellaneous Networking

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Clearwire, Sprint Nextel join forces on WiMAX
— 10:42 AM on May 7, 2008

Where the likes of AT&T and Verizon have shunned WiMAX, Clearwire and Sprint Nextel are betting it all on the new mobile broadband technology. According...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Internet Networking

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Slow Vista SP1 file copies: no fix yet!
— 12:21 PM on April 29, 2008

After my post about slow file copies with Windows Vista SP1, some of you offered potential fixes and asked for an update once the...

Type: Blog post Tags: Operating systems Networking

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Japanese cell carrier preps 250Mbps service
— 1:23 PM on March 26, 2008

If you've ever wanted to stream high-definition video to your cell phone, now you can—at least if you're part of trials being conducted by NTT...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Networking Personal tech

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Bluetooth to join forces with Wi-Fi
— 2:46 PM on February 11, 2008

The Bluetooth interface has many advantages, but speed really isn't one of them. The current Bluetooth 2.0 standard allows for a maximum speed of 3Mbps,...

Type: News story Tags: Networking Personal tech

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