The Real (and Virtual) Adventures of Nathan the IT Guy:

December, 2010


December 2, 2010  1:56 PM

Fasted CPU on the Planet



Posted by: Nathan Simon
audio encoding, Core i5-750, Core i7-975, Core i7-980x, Extreme Edition, fastest CPU, Intel, Maximum PC, PC Gaming, quad-core, video encoding

Maybe I am wrong, but according to Maximum PC the fastest processor on the planet is the Core i7-980x.

Intel’s new 3.33GHz Core i7-980X builds on all the goodness of the ass-kicking quad-core 3.33GHz Core i7-975...

December 2, 2010  1:35 PM

IPv4 Addresses to run out in weeks



Posted by: Nathan Simon
address blocks, Cisco, Cisco Press, IANA, ICANN, internet addresses, Internet Assigned Numbers Authority, IP, IPv4, IPv6, microsoft, Windows 7

What? Is this true? Will we actually have to start learning IPv6? Well that is definitely what its starting to look like. Based on the below information there are only 7 blocks left.

Yesterday, the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA, part of ICANN), allocated two blocks of 16.8...


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