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Back to the future: The second coming of overclocking

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Tall gas cylinders stand like sentinels behind anxious devotees who tend to motherboards riven by wires. Fluorescent tubes protrude from the machines, seeming to feed their depths with elaborate drips of sickly neon. Liquid nitrogen spills into makeshift sinks crowded with whirring components, coolly billowing fog over the benches. At a glance, you could mistake this scene for the production department of amade-for-TV sci-fi relic. The outrageous machines could easily be failed prototypes…Read More

Back to the future: the second coming of overclocking

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Tall gas cylinders stand like sentinels behind anxious devotees who tend to motherboards riven by wires. Fluorescent tubes protrude from the machines, seeming to feed their depths with elaborate drips of sickly neon. Liquid nitrogen spills into makeshift sinks crowded with whirring components, coolly billowing fog over the benches. At a glance, you could mistake this scene for the production department of amade-for-TV sci-fi relic. The outrageous machines could easily be failed…Read More

U.S. Higher Education Opportunities Showcased at USEFP Back to School Fair

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article image Islamabad, 21 September, 2014:The United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) and EducationUSA organized a "Back to School" fair in Islamabad on Sunday to provide Pakistani students an opportunity meet alumni from over 30 U.S. colleges and universities. U.S. Embassy staff members representing their U.S. colleges and universities answered students’ questions about studying in the U.S., including the application process, campus life in America, and how to get apply for…Read More

Ufone Ramadan offer is back!

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Pakistan’s favorite cellular service, Ufone, is back yet again with its popular Ramazan offer, whereby Ufone customers will be able to make unlimited calls between Sahar and Iftaar to all Ufone, Vfone and PTCL numbers for just Rs 4+ tax/day.The offer could be availed by just dialing *4# from handsets.This offer is truly unlimited and has no additional charges. The offer has shown remarkable success back in 2012 and 2013 and so has been launched once again for the esteemed Ufone family…Read More

Pakistan back-paddling on nano-technology sector

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The sitting government though apparently claims to be serious towards achieving progress in science and technology and claims to have allocated or spent billions of rupees on a number of projects in this vital field which can guarantee the country’s very survival, however, certain projects of the same nature have been shelved eating up a huge chunk of budgetary allocations mainly due to the negligence of government authorities or the project executives that had lacked ability…Read More