Carbon Fiber Cooling Sheets Could Replace A Computer's Thermal Grease

If you've ever built your own PC, you know there's an art to applying the thermal grease that helps to cool the system's processor. That technique could one day be a thing of the past thanks to a new thermal conducting sheet developed by Sony. It's far easier to apply than thermal grease, and it's more effective at… » 7/17/12 2:20pm 7/17/12 2:20pm

Thermal Greasy: Apple Sics Lawyers on Something Awful

After a Something Awful denizen took apart his MacBook Pro and discovered that Apple had slathered on far too much thermal grease, he found that using a more modest amount dropped his MacBook Pro's temperatures by several degrees. Now the forum has recieved a threatening letter from Apple's legal staff, requesting a… » 5/03/06 4:37pm 5/03/06 4:37pm