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9/27/2004 02:00:00 AM Eastern

Samsing Ships New Internal DVD Burner
Antec Bows Super Cool Fan
Plextor Shows New PVR

Samsing Ships New Internal DVD Burner

San Jose, Calif. — Samsung announced the Writemaster TS-H552B, its 16x DVD burner. The internal drive is a dual-format, dual-layer device that started shipping this month with a $200 suggested retail price.

Antec Bows Super Cool Fan

Fremont, Calif. — Antec has started shipping a fan-less high-end PC power supply. The $199 fan uses circuitry that is 85 percent efficient, lowering both operating temperature and power consumption. The fan is geared toward the upgrade and build-your-own-PC markets.

Plextor Shows New PVR

Fremont, Calf. — PC drive maker Plextor announced a new addition to its ConvertX family of PVR products. The PX-TV402U, shipping this month with a $199 suggested retail price, has a built-in TV tuner and captures broadcast programming and stores it on the PC's hard drive using the DivX, MPEG-4 or MPEG-2 formats. The device comes with a programming guide.

ProSource Meeting Filled With Optimism

San Antonio — Optimism reigned at ProSource’s

Ingram Draws 500 To Spring Vendor Expo

Scottsdale, Ariz. — Ingram Micro Consumer

CEA Holds ’14 Digital Patriots Dinner

Washington — CEA held its annual Digital Patriots’

8 Technology Accessories For a Greener Earth

An Earth Day review of Earth-friendly products, by

BrandSource Shows Diverse Product Selection

BrandSource’s Summit show at the Marriott World

Scenes From Toy Fair

By Lisa Johnston

ADL Honors Morales, Bilas, Paull, Weedfald At Annual Dinner

New York — The Anti-Defamation League’s National