NEWS

August 23rd, 2010, 11:41 AM

Intel Announces First Dual-Core Atom Processor for Netbooks

Intel officially announced today, its new dual-core Atom processor, the N550, set to be available in over a dozen new netbooks from companies including Acer, ASUS, Fujitsu, Lenovo, LG, Samsung, MSI, Toshiba by the end of the year. While Intel had released dual-core Intel Atom processors earlier in 2010, they were a part of the [...]

August 23rd, 2010, 10:30 AM

New NVIDIA GT 430 Graphics Expected Soon?

While the source of the info (and noticeable lack of important details) pains  us to report, Fudzilla has leaked some information that a rumoured NVIDIA GT 430 graphics card is set to make its debut “in a few weeks”. Despite the fact that we still have yet to see the awaited mid-range GTS 450 , [...]

August 23rd, 2010, 10:19 AM

OWC Announces SandForce 40GB Mercury Extreme Pro SSD Under $100

Other World Computing (OWC), a leading zero emissions Mac and PC technology company, announced today a new 40GB model to its award-winning OWC Mercury Extreme Pro SSD line as the most affordable high performance SandForce Processor based Solid State Drive on the market. Designed and made in the U.S. from imported parts, the new OWC [...]

August 23rd, 2010, 10:09 AM

ASUS Releases ROG Rampage III Formula Motherboard to Market

The ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) Rampage III Formula brings together numerous features and advantages demanded by contemporary PC gamers. It uses the Intel X58 chipset, enabling support for some of the fastest processors available, including the i7-980X six-core CPU. Rampage III Formula also ships with ROG Connect hardware overclocking, high definition audio, GameFirst bandwidth [...]

August 20th, 2010, 12:55 PM

Cut the Cord with New Logitech Wireless Headset H760

Ever wish you had a headset that let you continue to chat with a friend while pacing around the room? Or listen to music while rocking out your new dance moves without getting tangled up in cords? Well now you can do all that and more with the new Logitech Wireless Headset H760. The headset’s [...]

August 20th, 2010, 11:13 AM

CoolIT Offers Trade-In Program for Domino A.L.C. Owners

CoolIT Systems announced today they will be offering a trade-in program for existing Domino A.L.C. customers. “With the release of the ECO A.L.C. in March and its overwhelming acceptance in the market, we heard our customers loud and clear regarding their desire to upgrade to the next generation of cooler.” Says Mr. Barry Fairhurst, World [...]

August 20th, 2010, 10:59 AM

Portal 2 Launch Date Announced Plus Gameplay Demo

Valve announced late yesterday at Gamescon 2010, the official release date for Portal 2. Feburary 9th, 2011 is the day to note for the return of GLaDOS and the rest of the Aperture Science gang. It is expected that the game will be available at this time on all platforms including the newly added PS3. [...]

August 19th, 2010, 11:04 AM

Intel Acquires McAfee for $7.68 Billion

Chip giant Intel has agreed to purchase anti-virus and security developer McAfee Inc. for $48 /share, roughly $7.68 billion dollar in cash, a sizable improvement over its previous trading price of just around $30/share. The deal is still pending shareholder approval and regulatory clearances, but both companies board of directors have approved the takeover. “With [...]

August 19th, 2010, 10:29 AM

G.Skill Launches New Phoenix Pro Series SSDs

G.Skill International Co. Ltd., manufacturer of extreme performance memory and solid-state storage with solid quality, has today added three new capacities to its ultra-high performance Phoenix Pro series SSD, including 40GB, 80GB and 160GB models. Based on the popular SandForce SF-1200 SSD controller that has been tuned to deliver an unparalleled performance in 4k random write speed [...]

August 18th, 2010, 10:54 AM

Logitech Brings K800 Wireless Illuminated Keyboard

Logitech today introduced the rechargeable Logitech Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800, delivering bright, precise illumination day or night. The newest Logitech keyboard features ambient light and motion sensors, ensuring that you have the right amount of backlight when you need it, while conserving battery life when you don’t. “The Wireless Illuminated Keyboard K800 is perfect for [...]