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Daily News Round #2 for October 16, 2003

Daily News Round #2 news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for October 16, 2003

By: Cameron Wilmot from Oct 16, 2003 @ 20:11 CDT

- German Overclocking Championships

Massive in Germany, the developers of AquaMark, let us know that at the first German Overclocking Championships to be held over the next two days contestants will try to attain a new world record in AquaMark3.

The DOCM runs for the first time and looks for the fastest computer and the best system tuner in Germany. Thanks to the both main sponsors, Coolermaster and Revoltec, the participation is for free for all overclocking specialists. The 1. DOCM is framed by the 4. PCA-WWCL Finals (Hall 18) and runs parallel to the youth fair NEXXT GENERATION (Halls 15 to 17) at the Messe Hannover. For more information on the DOCM go to

- New BIOS updates

Only Newz have created a list of all the latest BIOS updates for motherboards from ASUS, MSI, AOpen, GigaByte, Chaintech, Epox, etc. This might be a sign that it is time to update your BIOS.

- Articles and Reviews from around the Web

- MSI MEGA: Mini-System with Maxi-Features @ X-Bit Labs
- Innovatek Water Cooling Kit @ Viper Lair
- Aspire X-Alien Case @ Overclocker Cafe
- Kool colors @ Short Media
- Iwill ZPC Barebone System: Almost a Notebook @ X-Bit Labs
- AOpen DRW4410 and Ricoh MP5240A DVD Burners @ CDRinfo
- Microsoft Wireless Optical Desktop Pro (Tilt) @ Hardware Pacers
- Buffalo Technology PC4200 DDR533 @ PC Stats