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Daily News Round #2 for September 22, 2004 #2

Daily News Round #2 news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for September 22, 2004 #2

By Steve Dougherty on Sep 22, 2004 11:30 pm CDT - 1 min, 23 secs reading time

- Radio Controlled PC - The_Snarf_F50

How's this for cool? The modder/owner of the infamous Snarf SFF PC (shown recently over at the Overclockers Australia forums) has finished building up yet another custom PC modification, built upon a large Ferrari F50 radio controlled car! During his efforts to house his PC system within the chassis, he made sure it could still rip up the tarmac at up to 35kph... you'd be wanting to be damn sure interference isn't an issue when driving near stairs though eh?

The_Snarf, he of the amazing Shuttle, has another project in the PC Database. His F50 Car PC looks like the sort of model-car PC we've seen a few of now, but this one uses a remote-controlled car as the base. The cool thing is that it's still remote-controlled - so he can drive his PC around at 35km/h...

- Tul Corporation unveils PowerColor X700 GameFX Board Series

Another card emerges based on ATI's newly released X700 based GPU, this time from none other than Tul Corporation with their PowerColor X700 GameFX Board Series. All the details are of course within Tul's official PR folks.

(September 22, 2004--Taipei, Taiwan) Tul™, one of the leading graphic card provides, introduces the PowerColor X700 GameFX Board Series today. The PowerColor X700 GameFX Board Series enables ATI's RADEON™X700 VPU and delivers the most powerful performance graphics card with an expected price.

The PowerColor X700 GameFX Board Series is based on RADEON™X700 VPU, offering eight parallel pixel pipes and six vertex pipes. The PowerColor X700 GameFX Board Series brings the most powerful gaming performance to gamers at ever low price.

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