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CPU Hyper-threading Reverse Engineered to Spy on Processes

One of the most useful features in computer hardware has a security flaw. It's to do with the way processors handle information. All computing tasks are reduced down to a set of calculations. The central processing unit (CPU) is the "brain" of the ... computer that physically carries out these calculations. Each modern-day CPU has one or more cores , which is essentially multiple "brains" on a single CPU chip. A multi-core CPU means that multiple calculations can be done at once, which reduces the time to carry out a task. Many processors also use a technique called ... (view more)

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'Core Temp 1.0 RC2', and 'Splash Lite 1.70'

Core Temp 1.0 RC2 Core Temp is a compact, no fuss, yet powerful program designed to monitor your computer's processor temperature and other vital internal information. Unlike other monitoring software, Core Temp is capable of displaying the ... temperature of each individual core in every processor within your system. You can even see the temperature fluctuations in real time as your computer's workload varies. Splash Lite 1.70 Splash Lite provides the best video quality with a unique user experience. It plays all High Definition MPEG-2 and AVC/H.264 camcorder clips and ... (view more)

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'FreeSizer 1.0', and 'Core FTP Lite 2.2.1687'

FreeSizer 1.0 FreeSizer is an easy to use tool to quickly create resized copies of your pictures that can be sent by email or uploaded to the web. Simply drag and drop one or more photos into the list, select a resizing profile and click a button. ... Core FTP Lite 2.2.1687 Now you can download Core FTP LE, free Windows software that includes the client FTP features you need. Features include browser integration, site to site transfers, FTP transfer resume, drag and drop support, file viewing & editing, firewall support, custom commands, FTP URL parsing, command line ... (view more)

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'Core Temp', and 'ID3 Renamer 4.0.0'

Core Temp Core Temp is a compact, no fuss, small footprint program to monitor CPU temperature. The uniqueness of it is that it shows the temperature of each individual CPU core in a multi-core system. Windows Vista and Windows 7 (x86 and ... x64) compatible. ID3 Renamer 4.0.0 This is a very useful program if you need to rename a large number of .MP3 files in a directory according to their ID3 description and a given "formula". Such a function lets you assemble the filename as you wish and use the variables from the ID3 tag in the filename. http://www. ... (view more)

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'Create a Mobile Version of Your Website', and 'Core Temp'

Create a Mobile Version of Your Website The number of people who browse the Internet on their cell phones is on the rise and if your website is not accessible via mobile phones or is not mobile friendly, you are losing potential traffic. This tool ... can help you create a mobile-friendly version of your website. Core Temp Core Temp is a compact, no fuss, small footprint program to monitor CPU temperature. It shows the temperature of each individual core in each processor in your system. You can see in real time how the CPU temperature varies when you load your CPU. ... (view more)

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Microsoft Windows 7 Gets Redesigned Core

While Windows XP continues to thrive and Windows Vista fizzles, Microsoft has been busy redesigning Vista's successor, currently named Windows 7. The new operating system is scheduled for release sometime in 2010. ZDNet is reporting that Microsoft ... has created a stripped-down version of the Windows kernel named 'MinWin' for Windows 7, in attempts to reduce dependencies in Windows that have made the operating system bloated and difficult to maintain and upgrade. Recently, Microsoft was able to create a new separate, usable core. MinWin will be at the heart of future versions of Windows Media ... (view more)

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