Black Screen of Death or Boatload of Advertising?

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“Black Screen woes could affect millions on Windows 7, Vista and XP”, is the title used for a post to Prevx’s website describing what they feel is a very troublesome problem. Prevx offered a download to fix the bug, and within a day fear was blogged far and wide blaming the problem on Microsoft, of course, and their darned security patches. Prevx has since backed off a little from their initial claim but you can get a taste here.

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AMD VISION… Keeping Buyers In The Dark

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Apparently, folks in the market for a PC these days – don’t care much about MHz or anything else in their system.

According to this NY Times story, big box retailers like Best Buy are now making a concentrated effort to make the labels on their shelf space – more user friendly.

HOGWASH! Don’t believe a word of it. It’s just another ploy to keep consumers in the dark.

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