Newer Technology New Offering eSATA Extender Cable for Mac Pro Line

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Date: Friday, April 20th, 2007, 07:54
Category: News

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On Thursday, Newer Technology announced that it was shipping its eSATA Extender Cable for the 8-core and quad-core Mac Pro computers. The cable, priced at US$24.95, allows access to two SATA ports located on the logic board, boosting the number of drives that can be used by the machine from four to six.
The cable, compatible with both SATA-I and SATA-II devices, ships with a step by step illustrated installation manual. The cable is compatible with the 2.0 GHz, 2.66 Ghz and 3.0 GHz quad-core Xeon units shipped in August of 2006 as well as the 3.0 GHz 8-core Xeon 5300 units that shipped this month. The card is immediately available through Other World Computing, Newer Technology’s exclusive distributor.

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iPodMods Offering 100 GB Hard Drive Upgrades

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Date: Friday, April 20th, 2007, 07:23
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The folks over a iPodMods are now offering a full deal wherein the company offering 100 gigabyte hard drive updates for fifth generation iPod units. For US$300, the company will ship you a brand new Toshiba hard drive as well as a tool kit and installation instructions. The item also ties in with an offer for a US$39.99 replacement iPod battery according to Engadget .
Full details can be found here and like similar offers, the 30 gigabyte fifth generation iPod and the newest generation iPods will take the upgrade, but use a slightly larger backing in the end.

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PowerPage Podcast Episode 40

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Date: Friday, April 20th, 2007, 07:54
Category: Podcast

PowerPage Podcast LogoEpisode 40 of the PowerPage Podcast is now available. You can either download it from the iTunes Store or directly (1:13’18, 26.041MB, AAC).
Your panel: Jason O’Grady, Rob Parker, Youngmoo Kim and Chuck Freedman.
Topics include: Leopard and iPhone Delays and Apple’s Final Cut Studio 2.
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Thank you to The Tragically Hip for allowing us use their music in the podcast. Check out their new album World Container in stores now.

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