Home | Community | Message Board

Everything Mushrooms
Please support our sponsors.

General Interest >> Science and Technology

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
 User Gallery

Registered: 12/30/02
Posts: 3,881
Last seen: 5 years, 5 months
Fengtek Releases Motherboard Designed using Feng Shui
    #2985812 - 08/10/04 02:15 PM (13 years, 10 months ago)

hursday, July 22 12:00 AM ET
Fengtek Releases Motherboard Designed Using Feng Shui Principles
By Brian Briggs

Beijing, China - Fengtek released their first motherboard based on the ancient Chinese philosophy of Feng Shui. Many interior designers use the principles of Feng Shui to arrange furniture in rooms, so the areas have positive energy. Fengtek is the first company to move these principles to motherboard design.

Charles Huang, CEO of Fengtek, said he had been "looking for a way to combine modern technology with traditional Asian wisdom. My father had a motherboard company, so why not start there?"

Vincent Xiang, lead designer at Fengtek, explained how positioning the components away from traditional locations brought peace to the motherboard, "We put the CPU in the center, because that is the chi, or life force for the entire board. A centered chi provides better performance."

"We didn't rely on reference boards or schematics from chip manufacturers. Those designs had too many straight lines and sharp corners, which are unnatural and direct poison arrows at our soul. Instead, we tilted the memory slots and added an extra expansion slot at an angle to direct those negative energies away from the user," continued Xiang.

Xiang also said the angled slot also slows down the chi as it enters the CPU so it lessens the harm from any sha or negative chi. Placing the RAM in the bagua area of knowledge and wisdom should also increase performance.

Fengtek also released a specially designed case to house the motherboard, which provides "a positive path for airflow spirits."

Reviewers at several websites were unable to get the motherboard to power up in any configuration. Fengtek technical support said this would allow more time for meditation.



Fold for The Shroomery!

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

General Interest >> Science and Technology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* "Modular" Motherboards cortex 448 7 08/27/09 02:13 AM
by makaveli8x8
* Changing components, especially motherboard Q's. Lightningfractal 1,827 6 12/17/03 09:09 AM
by debianlinux
* asrock motherboard x7x_x7x 245 3 06/16/10 04:00 PM
by x7x_x7x
* USB problems and new motherboard question.
( 1 2 all )
Artnotwar 1,813 20 01/18/10 11:37 AM
by Artnotwar
* HELP!!! CPU, Motherboard or Power supply? Phychotron 1,728 15 10/03/05 09:26 PM
by Phychotron
* What kind of motherboard? daussaulit 1,552 4 12/09/02 05:14 PM
by daussaulit
* Does this sound like a bad motherboard? HagbardCeline 497 3 01/23/06 01:23 PM
by Sinthetic
* Dual Channel Motherboard???
( 1 2 all )
NugDumper 3,339 20 07/29/04 03:42 AM
by AhronZombi

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Lana, trendal, automan
1,170 topic views. 0 members, 0 guests and 3 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Myco Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.026 seconds spending 0.006 seconds on 18 queries.