NEWS

January 10th, 2011, 2:26 PM

Intel & NVIDIA Officially Bury Hatchet: Intel to Pay $1.5 Billion in Licensing Fees

The Intel / NVIDIA licensing dispute has finally come to an end with Intel agreeing to a new 6-year cross-license agreement worth $1.5 Billion. For the future use of NVIDIA’s technology, Intel will pay NVIDIA an aggregate of $1.5 billion in licensing fees payable in five annual installments, beginning Jan. 18, 2011. NVIDIA and Intel [...]

January 9th, 2011, 8:55 AM

EVGA Revises it’s Warranty Lengths & Allows for Warranty Upgrade

EVGA, a company known for their lifetime warranties on many products has now upgraded it’s “basic” warranty to 3 years while allowing users to purchase an extended warranty of up to 10 years. Some of you may remember critique we had about EVGA’s choice to include a disappointing 1-year (two years with registration) warranty on [...]

January 7th, 2011, 4:57 PM

MSI Master Overclocking Arena 2011 Operation: Las Vegas Winners Revealed

  If you didn’t have the opportunity to watch one of the two livestreams of MSI’s Master Overclocking Arena 2011 Operation: Las Vegas event you missed out on quite a show, a show which was co-hosted by Canada’s own Linus Sebastian. After about 2 hours of setup and a little over 5 hours of competitive, [...]

January 6th, 2011, 5:05 AM

CES 2011: Corsair Chooses CoolIT to Produce Upcoming Liquid Cooling Products

New partnership between two industry luminaries could put the screws to the competition in a big way. CoolIT Systems, leaders in advanced liquid cooling technology, has teamed with Corsair to launch a new liquid cooling performance platform starting with the Hydro Series H60. Additionally, CoolIT has worked extensively with the Corsair product team to create [...]

January 5th, 2011, 9:31 AM

MSI Master Overclocking Arena Event Set To Begin

MSI’s Operation: Las Vegas Overclocking Tournament Ramps Up for Deployment MOA 2011 (Master Overclocking Arena) – Operation: Las Vegas is almost here and MSI is making sure this is an event to remember! Countdown to the operation and all mission critical objectives are now online at http://www.msi-moa.com/AM-2011. Taking place on January 6, 2011 at the Pole [...]

January 4th, 2011, 10:56 AM

NVIDIA Launches Online Community for 3D Photos/Video: 3DVisionLive.com

3DVisionLive.com Enables Users to Upload, Share, Rate, and View Full-Resolution 3D Photos, as well as Enjoy 3D Movies and Videos, Via a PC Web Browser NVIDIA today announced a new Web community dedicated exclusively to 3D content, enabling users to enjoy breathtaking, stereoscopic 3D videos and photos while using a 3D-enabled PC or notebook. 3DVisionLive.com [...]

January 4th, 2011, 10:00 AM

GIGABYTE Unveils Its First AMD Fusion Mini-ITX Motherboard

Delivering Outstanding Integrated Graphics from a Low Power, Small Form Factor Hi-Def Home Entertainment Platform GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co., Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphics cards and other computing hardware solutions today proudly announced its first ever Mini-ITX form factor motherboard for the AMD platform called the GA-E350N-USB3. The new addition to GIGABYTE’s small form factor [...]

January 1st, 2011, 9:47 AM

Windows Live Hotmail Experiences Widespread Glitch Causing Empty Inboxes

It appears that the free webmail service Hotmail, owned and offered by Microsoft through its Windows Live services, experienced a massive glitch a few days before New Years that has resulted in an astonishing number of people having their entire Hotmail accounts wiped cleaned of all folders and stored emails. After first hearing about the [...]

December 31st, 2010, 4:22 PM

Corsair Launching SP2500 2.1 PC Gaming Speaker System

While you won’t see it on the Corsair website just yet, we’ve unearthed that the company will be launching its very own line of 2.1 gaming speakers, the SP2500 series in early 2011! The company debuted its first audio product earlier this year, the Corsair HS-1 gaming headset, and now it appears they want to [...]

December 30th, 2010, 10:10 PM

Happy Holidays from AMD – Many Radeon HD 6950 Reportedly Unlock to HD 6970

Video cards originally meant to perform in their $300 price bracket have been successfully unlocked to perform well above expectations. That’s right, owners of new AMD Radeon HD 6950 cards are able to re-flash the BIOS on their cards with a 6970 BIOS to reclaim SP and clocks that have been artificially withheld from them. [...]