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PC Games (Games)

Submission + - First Pictures and Specs of Commodore's New PCs

An anonymous reader writes: Following last week's announcement of the return of Commodore with a new line of gaming PCs comes the first specs and images of the new systems. The models, from entry-level to high-end, are the Commodore Cg, Cgs, Cgx, and Cxx. The initial hardware specifications for the 'extreme level' Cxx are as follows: Intel CoreT2 Extreme quad-core processor, an Asus P5N32-E nForce 680i SLI motherboard, two 150 GB 10,000 RPM SATA drives in RAID 0, with a spare 500GB 7,200 RPM SATA drive, 4GB (2 x 2048) Corsair Dominator memory at 1066 MHz, two nVidia 8800 GTX videocards, a Creatve Labs X-Fi, and Windows Vista Ultimate installed. Hell, it might even run Crysis.
Communications

Submission + - Skype users can sell advice

An anonymous reader writes: Telecoms.com has a piece about an interesting beta in Skype 3.1. "Skype Prime allows users to make money and reach potential customers all over the world. An in built billing mechanism allows users to set up and determine their own per minute or one off fees for giving 'expert' advice."

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