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Thursday Morning Roundup for October 20, 2005

Thursday Morning Roundup news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for October 20, 2005

By: Steve Dougherty from Oct 20, 2005 @ 7:57 CDT

CPU

- Athlon X2 3800+ @ Neoseeker
- AMD Upsets Intel @ CooltechZone

Video/Monitor

- ATI X1300Pro preview @ Neoseeker
- Godfrey Cheng of ATI - Avivo and video after R1K's launch @ Hexus
- Forceware 81.85 official Beta comparison @ Hardware OC
- Viewsonic shows off a "2ms" LCD monitor @ Digitimes
- Quake 4 benchmarks with 7800GTX @ HWSpirit
- X1800XT/F.E.A.R. Benchmarks @ TBreak

Audio/Media

- Zalman ZM-RS6F 5.1 Real Surround Sound Headphones/Headset @ TweakNews
- Apple iPod video @ Designtechnica

Cases/Modding/PSU

- Enermax Liberty 620w Power Supply @ Virtual-Hideout
- Silverstone LaScala LC18 Server Rack @ Toms Hardware

Storage

- Netgear SC101 Storage Central @ WindowsAtoZ
- OCZ Rally High Performance USB 2.0 (Dual Channel) Flash Memory Drive @ PimpRig
- Samsung WriteMaster SE-W164 External DVD writer @ Techtastic
- Blu-Ray tipped to win DVD format battle @ Reuters
- Intel Boosts Storage Performance with NAND Flash Cache @ XBit Labs
- Samsung to release NAND flash based drives @ Digitimes
- HP Asks Blu-Ray Group to Incorporate HD DVD Features to Standard @ XBit Labs

Other

- The Konfabulator 2.1.1 (Desktop Manipulator) @ PC Mech
- VOIP the latest hype or actually the future? @ RBMods
- Microsoft Announces Company's First Cross-Platform Gaming Controller @ Microsoft
- Shuttle SD11G5 XPC @ TBreak
- EQS A72K9-CF Crossfire Edition Mainboard @ Hexus
- 2GB Memory Kits: The Future of System Memory @ CooltechZone