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    [Tip:] How to delete Media Player Cache on Windows 7

    The Media Player Cache database files are stored in C:\Users\<login name>\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Media Player\Art Cache Go to that location make sure you have hidden files viewable and delete all files you see in the "Art Cache" directory. Enjoy!
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    [Solved] How to fix "unknown" icon showing on Windows 7 icons

    I had some trouble with icons basically being blank or just showing a generic Windows 7 icon. Here's what I had to do to bring the icons back: Delete the file IconCache.db in C:\Users\yourname\AppData\Local Create a new empty file named IconCache.db in the same folder. This can be done, for...
  3. FTA Hacker

    Read and Write data transfer speeds of SSDs?

    I am pondering with regards to the read and write data transfer speeds of SSDs... Which one is best, should I purchase an ssd such as: Crucial 128GB Real SSD C400 having: Read speed of: 355MB/sec Write speed of: 140MB/sec or OCZ vertex 2 120gb which has: Read speed of: 285MB/sec Write...
  4. FTA Hacker

    Weiner faces a cool reception from Democrats

    WASHINGTON – Disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner faces a cool reception from even some of his closest allies in Congress as he clings to a once-promising political career. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and other members of the Democratic leadership voiced their disappointment in Weiner and...
  5. FTA Hacker

    NY Rep. Weiner admits he sent lewd pix

    NEW YORK – After days of denials, a choked-up New York Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner confessed Monday that he tweeted a bulging-underpants photo of himself to a young woman and admitted to "inappropriate" exchanges with six women before and after getting married. He apologized for lying but...
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    4 tons of old coins found in China

    NANJING, China, -- A cache of about 200,000 ancient coins has been discovered in a well at a construction site in Suzhou in eastern China, archaeologists say. The king's ransom of coins, weighing in at about 4 tons, are likely from the Northern Son Dynasty, which ran from A.D. 960 to A.D...
  7. FTA Hacker

    Hemingway shocker: 'Death in the Afternoon' classic about hookers not bulls

    Death in the Afternoon, as every reader of good books knows, is a non-fiction book by Ernest Hemingway about the ceremony and traditions of Spanish bullfighting. Or is it? Maybe there's more to this book than meets the eye. Could this famous work be about something a little more infamous! We...

    DNA test on bin Laden show 100 percent match to family

    DNA tests on the body of Osama bin Laden showed a virtual 100 percent match to relatives, and a woman believed to be his wife also identified him by name, a senior U.S. intelligence official told reporters on Monday. The United States was now reviewing a large cache of materials seized at the...
  9. Yeti

    How much would i expect to pay for a computer with these specs?

    a quad-core processorWindows Vista2GB of RAM500GB HDDa graphics card that can run Crysis decentlyDual Blu-Ray Disc burners20" Widescreen moniter2.1 surround speakersmouse & keyboardsorry if i missed anything
  10. K

    Do i have to have a special monitor to view Blu-ray and HD DVD movies on computer.?

    I am planning on buying a Blu-ray/ hd dvd player on my new comp build.I need to know if i need to buy a monitor w/ like hdcp or some to view HD movies My vid cards are going to be 2x Evga GeForce GTX 280 FTW Edition 1GB 512-bit in...
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    would a AMD Phenom II X4 940 Deneb and ASUS M4A79 Deluxe AM2+/AM2 AMD 790FX MB be a good gaming rig start?

    I had in mind to go with an intell chip, the E8500 wolfdale but seeing AMD's prices for quads compared to intell made me think of changing and i would rather be ready for when games require more than dual processors.
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    Differences between Intel Processors Core i5 and i7?

    Macbook Pros offer the following:2.4 GHz core i52.53 GHz core i52.66 GHz core i7Which one is more worth my while without paying an arm and a leg. Does the faster GHz or core i7 processor really computer that much faster or would i not notice it?
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    Windows Mobile PROBLEM!!?

    Ok, so I have a HTC with Windows Mobile 6.5.Sometimes when I recieve a text, i'll press a button and to light up the screen and then the buttons will be lit but the screen has frozen on the normal dark screen, I wait for the buttons to go off and then try again and it's still the same, so I have...
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    What is the difference between AMD Phenom/Athlon processors?

    I know that (correct me if I'm wrong) Sempron was AMD's "first generation," Athlon is AMD's "second generation" and Phenom is the newest "Third generation."I really don't know any major difference between them, could anyone explain? Is it the architecture?
  15. James-007

    Is AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE good for programming and photo editing purpose?

    I am planning to buy a new computer with AMD Phenom II X4 965 BE processor. I want to know if this processor is good for programming and photo editing purpose, to run tools like Visual Studio 2010, Photoshop CS5 or Oracle JDeveloper 11g?
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    What’s the difference between AMD & Intel Core Duo Processors?

    Of AMD & Intel Core Duo Processors which one is more advanced and which one is better?
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    How do you compare Intel and AMD in Ghz?

    For example, does an quad core AMD at 2.80 Ghz is as fast as an Intel Core 2 Quad at 2.80 GHz.
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    What would a good amd or intel processor include inside of it? And which one is better? intel or amd?

    What would a good amd or intel processor include inside of it? And which one is better? intel or amd?
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    Can you compare Intel and AMD processors- apples to apples?

    I know and thoroughly understand Intel processors, but I want to get more comfortable with AMD processors. Can you give me the "AMD equivalent" to the following intel processors? It's okay if they aren't 100% equal, just as close as you can get. If one is a little more than the other, please...
  20. CASPER

    How to Increase a Windows XP Memory Cache

    The memory cache in Windows XP determines the size of system files. The memory cache increase is typically appropriate only if a computer is used as a server to enhance file transfers. It is achieved by the activation of the System Cache option in the Control Panel. Instructions 1...