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2012-06-25 23:00:04

Simon King`s MagicRAR 6.0 fixes an NTFS compression bug first introduced with Windows Vista and still present in the latest Windows 8 versions. MagicRAR 6.0 also ships with a new ZIPX plug-in for WinZip compatibility. Sydney, Australia (PRWEB) June 25, 2012 Simon King`s Utilities Group is now shipping MagicRAR 6.0, a data compression utility for Windows end-users, power users, systems administrators, and large corporate networks. “Data compression algorithms have become commoditized,...

2008-10-28 09:00:28

Comtech AHA Corporation announced the introduction of its newest GZIP Data Compression Board (the AHA364-PCle) with 32 independent compression channels to ease arbitration of Central Processing Unit (CPU) resources. The AHA364-PCle card offers many advantages over software-based compression solutions. It is faster, offers lower latencies and requires less power to perform the compression function than other options. The AHA364-PCle offloads the data compression task from the core CPUs,...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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