NEWS

December 15th, 2011, 12:57 PM

Lian Li Shows Off ‘Revolutionary’ PC-100 Case

Experienced case maker Lian Li has unveiled a radical rethink of the PC case, the new PC-100. The PC-100 is a long overdue redesign of the traditional PC chassis that improves cooling, prolongs component life, and saves space. This beautiful and compact mid tower case is roomy enough for the longest graphics cards and largest [...]

December 15th, 2011, 12:35 PM

Corsair Announces Retail Availability of New Vengeance Gaming Keyboards and Mice

Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced immediate retail availability of their new line of Vengeance PC gaming peripherals. Corsair’s new PC gaming peripherals line includes four new HID products: The Vengeance K60 and Vengeance K90 gaming keyboards and the Vengeance M60 and Vengeance M90 [...]

December 14th, 2011, 2:18 PM

Cougar Revises GX-Series PSUs with Newer Fan Design and Flat Cables

COUGAR revised the award-winning 80PLUS Gold certified GX-series Power Supply. The fan used previously was replaced by a proprietary development of COUGAR. From now on, one 140 mm fan COUGAR VORTEX HDB is used. The fans of the VORTEX HDB series have a much longer lifetime (300,000 hours MTBF) and are still much quieter. Bearing [...]

December 14th, 2011, 11:01 AM

Has AMD’s Chief Marketing Officer Been Axed?

AMD’s Chief Marketing Officer, Nigel Dessau, announced yesterday on Twitter that he is leaving the company and speculation is rampant that he has been fired by new CEO Rory P. Read as part of Mr. Read’s promise to restructure the company. Mr. Dessau left Sun Microsystems in 2008, where he was senior vice president of [...]

December 14th, 2011, 10:32 AM

PNY Launches HP v240b/v240g Tiny USB Flash Drives

PNY Technologies, Inc., is considered a leading designer, manufacturer and a worldwide leader in DRAM Memory and Flash Memory products, and authorized partnership with HP since 2008. December 2011 PNY has introduced its popular line-up – the HP v240b/v240g, which is a tiny but elegant designed drive targeting mainly business people. The drive comes in [...]

December 13th, 2011, 2:08 PM

Study: Internet Explorer Users Have Low Risk Intelligence

Days after a Google commissioned report was released stating that Internet Explorer was the second most secure browser – between Chrome and Firefox – a new study has been released by risk consulting firm Projection Point claims that Internet Explorer users have a “low risk intelligence”. Projection Point’s test involved users ranking 50 statements on [...]

December 13th, 2011, 10:25 AM

ADATA Offers New Line of Value Priced SSDs

ADATA Technology Co., Ltd., a worldwide leader in DRAM memory and Flash application products, today introduced the S396 Solid State Drive (SSD), providing a needed cost-effective entry solution to what is often seen by consumers as a high-priced component market. Now, consumers who have been hesitant to upgrade their machines are provided with an appealing [...]

December 13th, 2011, 10:22 AM

G.Skill roles out the ultimate RipjawsZ DDR3 2400MHz 64GB(8GBx8) memory kit.

Following the exciting announcement of its extreme RipjawsZ series quad channel DDR3 memory, G.Skill has once again pushed the DDR3 memory performance to the boundary, and successfully developed the super sized & super speed DDR3 2400MHz CL10 64GB(8GBx8) kit, exclusively for Intel X79 platform. Every single memory module of this epic 2400MHz 64GB kit is [...]

December 12th, 2011, 1:48 PM

Updated: AMD Preparing ‘Ultrabook’ Competitor?

Updated December 13 at 12:05 Pacific Time with a comment from an AMD spokesperson. In an interview with The Australian [paywalled], AMD’s AMD Australia and New Zealand country manager Brian Slattery said that the company is preparing a “ultrathin” line of AMD powered laptop’s to compete with Intel’s ‘Ultrabooks’. Mr. Slattery told The Australian that [...]

December 12th, 2011, 11:34 AM

NVIDIA Giving Out Tons of Prizes in Holiday Sweepstakes

With Christmas fast approaching, our friends at NVIDIA want to Gear Up their fans that have helped grow their Facebook community by more than 400% this year. So, NVIDIA is announcing the “12 Days of Gear Up Giving” sweepstakes, where GeForce fans can win daily prizes including GeForce GTX GPUs and 3D Vision 2 kits. [...]