NEWS

February 20th, 2012, 2:14 AM

Samsung to Spin Off LCD Unit

In an effort to orient its display efforts towards OLED technology, the Samsung Electronics board of directors has decided to spin off the company’s LCD unit. Hardware Canucks reported early last week on rumors the company was considering such a decision. The Korean business paper Chosun IIbo, citing an unnamed source, originally claimed that Samsung [...]

February 20th, 2012, 1:52 AM

COUGAR Launches the GX V2 Series of 80Plus Gold Gaming PSUs

COUGAR, leading German brand of power supplies and PC accessories, have launched their new high-end series of power supplies specifically targeting demanding gamers, the COUGAR GX V2 series. The 80Plus Gold certified GX V2 series comes as 600 W/700 W/800 W/900 W/1050 W versions and provides up to 93% peak efficiency. This is the highest [...]

February 17th, 2012, 2:57 PM

ProView’s “iPad” Finally Unveiled

Two Wall Street Journal reporters have managed to get their hands on press materials for ProView’s “iPad” at a company press conference. ProView is currently locked in a particularly vicious trademark battle with Apple. ProView alleges that Apple’s bestselling tablet knowingly and blazingly violates its rights to its protected trademark “iPad”. As Chinese courts have [...]

February 17th, 2012, 9:54 AM

WinZip Comes to the iPhone/iPad

WinZip Computing, a Corel Company, today announced its new free mobile app, WinZip® for iOS. Now the world’s #1 zip utility is available for iPhone®, iPad®, and iPod touch®, making it easy for users to browse and open zipped files on the go. The new WinZip for iOS makes it simple to view, navigate and [...]

February 17th, 2012, 9:36 AM

ASRock Introduces Fantastic Scout Mode in its Top Gaming Sound Card – Game Blaster

One of the world’s top motherboard manufacturers, ASRock Inc., specially partners with Creative Technology Ltd, the worldwide leader in digital entertainment products for the personal computer, to introduce the most trusted sound card in mobo industry – Game Blaster! Gamers need so much more from their rigs. ASRock Game Blaster was designed to exceed the expectations [...]

February 16th, 2012, 4:25 PM

NZXT Announces the Availability of Switch 810 Hybrid Full Tower Chassis

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce the immediate availability of the Switch 810 hybrid chassis. Meticulously crafted for the hardcore PC enthusiast, Switch 810 introduces unparalleled versatility, cooling capabilities, and an industry-first adjustable hybrid fins. “Since its debut in January, Switch 810 has received a windfall [...]

February 16th, 2012, 1:34 PM

Are Delays in Store for Ivy Bridge?

Citing sources within the notebook industry, Digitimes is reporting that Intel may delay mass shipments of Ivy Bridge processors. According to Digitimes’ source, the delay is due to a number of first tier notebook players being unable to “digest”, or clear, their Sandy Bridge inventories because of the weak global economy. In order to not [...]

February 16th, 2012, 10:49 AM

China Ramps up iPad Seizures

iPads are disappearing from the shelves of retailers in many Chinese cities as a trademark dispute between Apple and ProView ramps up. According to the online edition of the China Business News, iPads were taken off shelves and seized in Zhengzhou, Qingdao, Shijiazhuang, and Xuzhou. The Diyi Caijing Daily reports that two major shopping malls [...]

February 16th, 2012, 9:49 AM

Lancool Announces PC-K56N Mid Tower Chassis

Lancool, a manufacturer of mid to high-end computer chassis, has launched a new mid-tower PC case for the Dragon Lord Series – PC-K56N. Designed for ATX, Micro-ATX, and Mini-ITX motherboards, the PC-K56N includes many tool-less features as well as an efficient interior layout to keep your system cool. The chassis’ adjustable HDD rack supports up [...]

February 16th, 2012, 9:37 AM

BioWare and Razer Unveil Mass Effect 3 Product Line

Award-winning developer BioWare, a label of Electronic Arts Inc. along with Razer, the world leader in high performance gaming hardware, reveal today peripherals and gear created for the highly anticipated Action RPG Mass Effect 3. Fans of the Mass Effect series can arm themselves for the all-out galactic war with the Razer Mass Effect 3 [...]