NEWS

June 11th, 2010, 11:29 AM

Crysis 2 Limited Beta Opportunity and New Launch Date

A few interesting updates for the upcoming Crysis sequel, Crysis 2, courtesy of EA. The game’s launch date appears to have been bumped up from “holiday 2010″ to sometime in fall 2010.  This is according to a new EA advert in MCV that distinctly announces it as arriving in “Autumn 2010″. Along with this, EA [...]

June 11th, 2010, 11:14 AM

Team Fortess 2 Now Available for Mac

Team Fortress 2 (TF2), the title PC Gamer’s editors have called the most fun game ever made, is now available for the Mac via Steam, a leading online platform for games with over 25 million accounts worldwide. Like all the titles Valve have brought to the Mac platform, TF2 features Steam Play which allows gamers [...]

June 11th, 2010, 10:38 AM

Thermaltake Announces V9 BlacX Case

Thermaltake is introducing the its first mid-tower chassis with integrated dual bay docking station for handy easy-swap of 3.5″ and 2.5″ SATA drives right from the top of the case. Users can handle data access and transfer on-the-go without the need to install their harddrives or having to add an external docking device. The color-coded [...]

June 10th, 2010, 12:34 PM

Intel Sandy Bridge CPU Details and Benchmarks Leaked

Computex 2010 saw numerous motherboard manufacturers showing off their 6-series chipset offerings for Intel’s new generation of Sandy Bridge based processors. The only thing missing was details on the new CPUs themselves. Fortunately for all the tech junkies out there, an engineering sample has landed in the hands of Coolaler.com who has been kind enough [...]

June 10th, 2010, 11:10 AM

OCZ StealthXStream 2 700W Power Supply

OCZ Technology, announces the StealthXStream 2 Power Supply Series. Redesigned to provide higher efficiencies, quieter operation, and a sleeker updated look, the StealthXStream 2 Series offers an excellent value for performance to accompany home, gaming, or enthusiast systems. “Three years ago we launched the original StealthXStream PSU line with the goal of delivering a power [...]

June 9th, 2010, 11:38 AM

WD TV Live Plus HD Media Player with New Netflix Interface

WD today introduced the WD TV Live Plus HD media player, which makes it easy for Netflix members to instantly watch thousands of TV episodes and movies on the biggest screen in their home — their HD television set. The new Netflix interface enables members to browse and add movies to their instant Queue on [...]

June 9th, 2010, 10:44 AM

Valve Announces Making Games is Hard; Delays Portal 2

In a tongue-in-cheek press release, Valve has announced the delay of Portal 2 and throws water on the rumour fires regarding their E3 “surprise”. Aperture Science, doing business as Aperture Laboratories LLC, in partnership with Valve today announced the successful completion of an ethics-review-panel-supervised release date restructuring process. Portal 2, the sequel to the ground-breaking [...]

June 8th, 2010, 1:11 PM

KINGMAX Introduces World’s First Invisible DRAM Heat Spreader

KINGMAX, the world leading manufacturer of DRAM Module and Flash Products, announces the epochal product – DDR3 2400MHz with Nano Thermal Dissipation Technology. The new product abandons the traditional heat sink which has heavy and huge size, instead of the Nano Thermal Dissipation Technology to provide higher performance and economical power. To compare with the [...]

June 8th, 2010, 10:37 AM

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Slated for July

Less than a year old and Microsoft is prepping the first service pack for Windows 7, however unlike its predecessor Vista, users are not desperate for this release. The company announced Monday at TechEd, a Microsoft IT conference, that it would be launching the public beta of Windows 7 and Server 2008 SP1 before the [...]

June 8th, 2010, 10:03 AM

Apple iDevices Now Powered by iOS

Apple finally has an official name for the many iDevices utilizing the mobile focused operating system it developed for the iPhone; which can also be found in the iPod touch, iPad and who knows what else in the future. The name iOS, complete with Apple “i” moniker, has been licensed from the original holder, Cisco [...]