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#1 Bosco

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 01:05 AM

http://www.overclock...eviews/ces2011/

Internet Service is brutal, we are going to try and get a big chunk up for you guys tomorrow.

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 01:46 AM

The coverage is looking good so far. Great work! :happy:

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 01:51 AM

Thanks :)

To say the connection is brutal is putting it lightly. Let's put it this way...last year, the wireless internet in the hotel sucked and you had to pay for it. This year, they've made it free...except they didn't upgrade it! So you have the same crappy connection but with 100x more people trying to use it.

Mike and I literally spent 5+ hours straight in McD's today to use their free wi-fi. It wasn't much faster, but it was more reliable.

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 02:24 AM

What happened to the good old Ethernet cable? :P

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 02:52 AM

What happened to the good old Ethernet cable? :P


Some hotels simply do not offer ethernet ports in rooms anymore as it is an "eyesore" to see a small hole in the wall...

About he coverage, excellent work as always, though pretty annoyed at Antec, no revision on their Performance One series is just saddening

On the Corsair front... that 650 is drool worthy :whoa:

Keep up the great work, you guys never disappoint :thumbsup:

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 05:17 AM

I so wish is was there with you guys at that convention!
Thanks for the coverage though! Doing a great job :thumbsup:

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 05:19 AM

Umm.. Did I mention when I was in California for Blizzcon I had 4 Laptops hooked up to my HTC Evo 4G running and playing world of warcraft?

lol! You guys need to find someone with an Android Phone and Wireless Tethering.

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 07:19 AM

Liking what Gigabyte had on show :D

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 08:27 AM

Im glad OCC is at CES. I was worried I would have to get my news about it from the other sub par sources. Always enjoy some good tech news and cool new stuff, thats for sure.

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 10:02 AM

Liking what Gigabyte had on show :D



They did have some nice stuff here this year, the new motherboards do look pretty promising, i cannot wait to get my hands on one and see how well it starts overclcoking :D


We are trying to get more coverage up for you guys here soon, so please stay tuned and checking back in the article for more updates. And Andrew is not kidding when he said the internet connection out here is horrible in the hotel room.
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Posted 07 January 2011 - 10:06 AM

Ouch! I get more bandwidth on my 3G Blackberry Bold 9700! Unlimited data plan ftw!

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Posted 07 January 2011 - 10:21 AM

yo bosco,
i totally appreciate that most of the ces coverage is linked to my facebook page and most of the staff are in there too. whenever you all hit your fb's i get the updates. very cool and thanx staff !!

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